Be There 10-28-14

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A chapter of The Compassionate Friends will meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on the northeast side of the new YMCA Annex, Central Park Square, suite 140. Co-led by Eric Ferm and Valerie Wood. The organization offers non-denominational grief support after the death of a child. Bereaved parents and grandparents are welcome regardless of age. For more information visit compassionatefriends.org.

LAHS Dance program students and Ballroom dance teacher Natasha Barkhudarova will be teaching four weeks of Tango lessons. 7-8 p.m. at the LAHS ’Topper Theater, also known as the Black Box. Adults $40; students/teachers, $20 (for four weekly one-hour classes). Drop-in rate for adults $12; students/teachers, $6 (per class). Proceeds go to the dance program.

Tradition and Change in Córdova, New Mexico: The 1939 Photographs of Berlyn Brixner & The López Family of Wood Carvers. Daily in the changing exhibit space in the Los Alamos History Museum through October.

“Masquerade.” Daily through Nov. 15 at the Fuller Lodge Art Center.
The public is welcome for a Meet and Greet and “Get out and vote rally” with Gov. Susana Martinez and other state and local candidates. 10:30 a.m. at the Smith’s Marketplace patio. Lunch and refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Kelly Benner at kellybbritz@gmail.com.

Game Night: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. every Wednesday at the Mesa Public Library in the Upstairs Rotunda.
Los Alamos Farmers Market. 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Mesa Public Library parking lot.

Downtown Dogs. A weekly walking group for dogs and humans. The walk starts from Pet Pangaea at 6 p.m. for a stroll around downtown Los Alamos. Bring a leash, no longer than six feet.

Families in Action: for Teens and Parents. An evidence-based class to ease the transition as children turn into young adults. 6:30-8:15 p.m. every Thursday through Nov. 20 at 1900 Diamond Drive at the Pueblo Complex. For more information, visit lafsn.org, or call 662-4515.

How is Los Alamos Preparing for Its Next Wildfire? 7 p.m. at the Mesa Public Library, Community Rooms 2 and 3. Wildland Fire Division Chief Ramon Garcia will present the existing wildfire management plans for protecting Los Alamos County and surrounding areas. Los Alamos Fire Chief Troy Hughes will also be present to answer questions and hear concerns. The public is welcome. Sponsored by the local branch of AAUW.
A Nature-Themed Halloween. 1-3 p.m. Drop-in on Halloween for some not-too-spooky, nature-themed activities for kids of all ages. Costumes are optional. Children must be accompanied by an adult. No advance registration required. $5 per child. For more information, visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.

Halloween party. 7 p.m. at the American Legion, Post 90, 1325 Trinity Dr. Public is invited for dress up and dancing. A 21 and over event. No cover charge.

Los Alamos Little Theatre presents: Agatha Christie’s “And Then There Were None.” 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $14 adults, $12 students/seniors. Tickets available at CB Fox, lalt.org and at the door.
White Rock Small Canyons Hike. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Experienced hiker Paul Arendt will lead a small group on a looping hike, which will include several smaller canyons south of White Rock and east of N.M. 4. Space is limited to 20, and advance registration is required. Free. For more information and to register, visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662.0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.

Los Alamos Little Theatre presents: Agatha Christie’s “And Then There Were None.” 7:30 p.m. $14 adults, $12 students/seniors. Tickets available at CB Fox, lalt.org and at the door.