Noticias (11/07/13)

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ARTS

THURSDAY-SATURDAY, NOV. 7-9
BELEN HIGH SCHOOL Advanced Drama will present “The Boy Who Killed Pancho Villa,” a comedy by Jack Frakes, at 5 p.m. at the BHS auditorium. The cost is $5 for adults and $3 for students.
THURSDAY, NOV. 7
THE FIDDLERS AND MUSICIANS of New Mexico play at 6 p.m. at the Bosque Farms Community Center. Enjoy a night of dancing. For information, call 864-6606 or 331-1778.
JOIN THE RIO GRANDE Valencia Poets for poetry on the first Thursday of every month from 5:45 to 7:45 p.m.. at Rutilio’s in Los Lunas. All are welcome. For information, call Bernadette Perez, chairwoman, at 864-8890.
THE PLUMB ADEQUATE BAND will perform from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the Bosque Farms Community Center. A $3 donation will be asked for at the door. For information, call 869-5133.
FRIDAY, NOV. 8
BOSQUE CUADRILLOS square dance club meets from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Belen Senior Center on 715 S. Main St. in Belen. For information, call Greg at 883-8681, or John at 864-7901.
NEW MEXICO SPECIAL ORCHESTRA plays at 6:30 p.m. at the Belen Community Center at Eagle Park. For information, call Gair, 864-3749.
SATURDAY, NOV. 9
A CRAFT FAIR and Chile Munch, sponsored by the Order of the Eastern Star, will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Masonic Lodge, 607 Goebel (behind Lowe’s) in Belen. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
THE LOS LUNAS Public Library will hold a workshop on corn husk dolls for children ages 8 and older at 10:30 a.m. For information and to sign up, call 839-3850.
SATURDAY-SUNDAY, NOV. 9-10
BERLIE’S CHRISTMAS BAZAAR, sponsored by the Catholic Daughters of the Americas, will be held at Our Lady of Belen Parish Hall from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Vendors who are interested in spaces are asked to call Bonnie Montoya at 861-1041 or 864-4828.
SUNDAY, NOV. 10
AN AUTHOR’S DAY, featuring more than 25 historians, memoirists, novelists and children’s book writers with ties to Valencia County, will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Los Lunas Transportation Center. The event is sponsored by the Valencia County Historical Society. Books will be sold and autographed by the authors during the free, open house-style event.

COMMUNITY

TUESDAY, NOV. 12
THE EL CERRO Community Association meets at 7 p.m. at the El Cerro Community Center. For information, call June McClellan at 720-6002.
LA ASOCIACION DE LA Comunidad de San Clemente meets at 6:30 p.m.  at 430 W. N.M. 6 in San Clemente.
SATURDAY, NOV. 16
THE MEADOW LAKE Parks Area Association meets at 3 p.m. at the Meadow Lake Community Center. All are invited to attend. For information, call Jim at 865-9786.

ETC.

THURSDAY, NOV. 7
MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at the Belen Senior Center. For information, call 629-2780.
A FOSTER PARENT information meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Belen Community Center located at 305 Eagle Lane to learn about foster parenting opportunities with the New Mexico Children, Youth & Families Department. November is National Adoption Month, and throughout the month there will be a Heart Gallery display at the Belen Community Center, featuring children that are available for adoption.
A WINTER LIGHT LABYRINTH will be held at 5:30 p.m. at the Community Park at the Center for Ageless Living, 3216 N.M. 47, in Los Lunas. There will be free hot chocolate. The labyrinth will be open throughout the holiday season from 5:30 to 8 p.m., Tuesdays through Saturdays. For information, call 865-8813.
FRIDAY, NOV. 8
MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at the Fred Luna Senior Center in Los Lunas. For information, call 629-2780.
SATURDAY, NOV. 9
AN ICE CREAM SOCIAL will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. at Peralta Town Hall.
MONDAY, NOV. 11
THE CHAVEZ-CURRAN VFW Post No. 2387 will hold an open house from 10 a.m. to noon in honor of Veterans Day. A flag ceremony will be held at 11 a.m.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 13
SECOND CUP OF COFFEE CLUB meets from 9:30 to 11 a.m. every Wednesday at the Green House Bistro and Bakery for free coffee and a chat about aging issues.
THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO-Valencia Campus is hosting a career fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Student Community Center. Wear professional business attire and bring multiple copies of your cover letter, resume and reference list. For information, call 925-8560, or email dianatorrez@unm.edu.
THE JARALES NEIGHBORHOOD Watch workshops will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Jose Dolores Cordova Cultural Center in Jarales. For information, call 980-5555, or email henrygabaldon@gmail.com.
A BELEN NEIGHBORHOOD Watch meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Belen Police Department. The neighborhoods effected will be from First to Sixth streets and from Aragon to Reinken. For information, email neighborhoodwatchbelennm@yahoo.com
THURSDAY, NOV. 14
FREE COURT CLINIC is held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month in the first-floor jury management room at the Valencia County Courthouse. Volunteer attorneys are available on a first-come, first-serve basis to explain court process, answer legal questions and help with legal paperwork. Free legal forms are available for a variety of cases and issues.
MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at the Belen Senior Center. For information, call 629-2780.
SATURDAY, NOV. 16
A RECYCLING DAY EVENT will be held from 8 a.m. to noon at the village of Los Lunas Solid Waste Recycling Yard on Don Pasqual. For information, call 352-7658.
TUESDAY, NOV. 19
RURAL BOOKMOBILE WEST will be at the Cristo Rey Church in Bosque from 8:30 to 9 a.m., and at the Veguita Volunteer Fire Department from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 20
MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at the Bosque Farms Community Center. For information, call 629-2780.
THURSDAY, NOV. 21
THE SMALL BUSINESS Development Center will present a free workshop on New Mexico taxes (GRT and CRS) at the Los Lunas Transportation Center from 1 to 3:30 p.m.