Noticias (05/15/14)

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ARTS
THURSDAY, MAY 15
VALENCIA COUNTY WOODCARVERS Club meets from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Belen Community Center at Eagle Park. They offer free woodcarving instruction at any level. For information, call 864-6788.
BELEN STITCHERS meets from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Belen Public Library program room. Anyone who embroiders, knits, beads, quilts or does other needlework is invited. For information, call Nan, 864-7671.
FREE LINE DANCE lessons are offered for beginners from 8 to 9 a.m. and for intermediate dancers from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursdays at the Belen Senior Center. Instructor is Patty Herrington, 864-4266.
FREE  LINE DANCE lessons are being offered at the Bosque Farms Community Center. Beginner class is from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., and intermediate class is from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. For information, call 869-5133.
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding classes in hand-building and wheel throwing from 6 to 8 p.m. The instructor is Toni Edwards, and the cost is $15. For information, call 565-0556.
A FREE MOVIE, “Veronica Mars, will be shown at 6 p.m. every Thursday at the Belen Public Library.
THE LOS LUNAS LIBRARY hosts a Lego Club for children ages 6-11 from 6 to 7 p.m. every third Thursday of the month. Space is limited to a first-come, first-serve basis. For information, call Judi at 839-3850. The library is also looking for Lego donations for the program, so bring your old bricks, bits and mini-figures.
FRIDAY, MAY 16
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.
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding classes in techniques in micaceous clay from 1 to 3 p.m. The instructor is Vilis Shipman, and the cost is $15. For information, call 565-0556.
SATURDAY, MAY 17
CAMINO RAEL 8 will be holding a reception for its show “Valencia County Visions and Beyond” art show from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Belen Harvey House Museum. The show will be held through May 15.
THE BELEN ART LEAGUE will be hosting its annual Photography Show through Saturday, May 31. A reception will be held at the Belen Art League Gallery and Gifts from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m.
THE STITCHES KNITTING and Crochet Club meets at noon every Saturday at the Los Lunas Public Library.
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding classes in hand-building and wheel throwing from 10 a.m. to noon., The instructor is Jan Pacifico, and the cost is $15; clay projects for young adults from noon to 1 p.m. The instructor is Vilis Shipman, and the cost is $10; hand-building for kids from 1 to 2 p.m. The instructor is Vilis Shipman, and the cost is $10; hand-building and wheel throwing from 2 to 4 p.m. The instructor is Toni Edwards, and the cost is $15. For information, call 565-0556.
SUNDAY, MAY 18
SOUTHWEST COUNTRY MUSICIANS will be holding a potluck at 1 p.m., jam at 2 p.m. at the Duncan Memorial Building, 12 La Ladera in Los Lunas. Everyone is welcome to sing, play, dance or just listen. Bring your instruments and join in. For information, call 865-7985 or 249-6380.
MONDAY, MAY 19
FREE LINE DANCE lessons are offered from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Mondays for intermediate dancers at the Belen Senior Center. Instructor is Patty Herrington, 864-4266.
BEGINNING COUNTRY WESTERN dance classes will be held at 12:15 p.m. at the Bosque Farms Community Center. Partners are not required. Singles and couples of all ages and any level of dance experience are welcome. For information, call 869-5133 or 966-6027.
TUESDAY, MAY 20
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding hand-building in clay classes for special needs students from 10 to 11 a.m. The instructor is Vilis Shipman, and the cost is $10.
LOS LUNAS RAMBLERS play at Sopa’s Restaurant in Bosque Farms from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. every third Tuesday. All donations will be given to the Blue Star Mothers of Valencia County.
THE MANSION PLAYERS, a theater group in Valencia County, meet at every Tuesday evening. They welcome all who have considered doing any kind of theater work. They have been invited to perform at many venues in the county and would like to include you in their performances. For information, call Marie at 565-2154, or visit www.mansionplayers.org.
FREE LINE DANCE lessons are offered from 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for beginners, and from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. for intermediates Tuesdays at the Fred Luna Senior Center, 315 Don Pasqual NW in Los Lunas. Instructor is Lynda Huffstutler. For information, call 839-3853.
THE BELEN PUBLIC LIBRARY holds story hour for preschoolers at 1:30 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 21
ART CLASSES for adults: Acrylic, oil and multimedia at the Belen Art League Gallery. The instructor is Sandy Goldstein. The cost is $65 for four classes. For information, call Sandy at 865-9052.
THE STITCHES KNITTING and Crochet Club meets at 11 a.m. every Wednesday at the Los Lunas Public Library.
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding hand-building and wheel throwing classes from 10 a.m. to noon. The instructor is Jan Pacifico, and the classes cost $15. For information, call 565-0556.
THURSDAY, MAY 22
THE NEW MEXICO Special Orchestra will hold its 15th annual Benefit Show at 6:30 p.m. at the Sheriff’s Posse Cafe in Belen. Admission is free. A $100 raffle will be held. For information, call 864-3749.
VALENCIA COUNTY WOODCARVERS Club meets from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Belen Community Center at Eagle Park. They offer free woodcarving instruction at any level. For information, call 864-6788.
BELEN STITCHERS meets from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Belen Public Library program room. Anyone who embroiders, knits, beads, quilts or does other needlework is invited. For information, call Nan, 864-7671.
FREE LINE DANCE lessons are offered for beginners from 8 to 9 a.m. and for intermediate dancers from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursdays at the Belen Senior Center. Instructor is Patty Herrington, 864-4266.
FREE  LINE DANCE lessons are being offered at the Bosque Farms Community Center. Beginner class is from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., and intermediate class is from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. For information, call 869-5133.
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding classes in hand-building and wheel throwing from 6 to 8 p.m. The instructor is Toni Edwards, and the cost is $15. For information, call 565-0556.
A FREE MOVIE, “Hours,” will be shown at 6 p.m. every Thursday at the Belen Public Library.
FRIDAY, MAY 23
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.
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding classes in techniques in micaceous clay from 1 to 3 p.m. The instructor is Vilis Shipman, and the cost is $15. For information, call 565-0556.
SATURDAY, MAY 24
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.
THE STITCHES KNITTING and Crochet Club meets at noon every Saturday at the Los Lunas Public Library.
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding classes in hand-building and wheel throwing from 10 a.m. to noon., The instructor is Jan Pacifico, and the cost is $15; clay projects for young adults from noon to 1 p.m. The instructor is Vilis Shipman, and the cost is $10; hand-building for kids from 1 to 2 p.m. The instructor is Vilis Shipman, and the cost is $10; hand-building and wheel throwing from 2 to 4 p.m. The instructor is Toni Edwards, and the cost is $15. For information, call 565-0556.
SOUTHWEST COUNTRY MUSICIANS will jam at 6 p.m. at the Duncan Memorial Building, 12 La Ladera in Los Lunas. Everyone is welcome to sing, play, dance or just listen. Bring your instruments and join in. For information, call 865-7985 or 249-6380.

CLASS REUNIONS
THURSDAY, MAY 15
VALENCIA COUNTY WOODCARVERS Club meets from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Belen Community Center at Eagle Park. They offer free woodcarving instruction at any level. For information, call 864-6788.
BELEN STITCHERS meets from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Belen Public Library program room. Anyone who embroiders, knits, beads, quilts or does other needlework is invited. For information, call Nan, 864-7671.
FREE LINE DANCE lessons are offered for beginners from 8 to 9 a.m. and for intermediate dancers from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursdays at the Belen Senior Center. Instructor is Patty Herrington, 864-4266.
FREE  LINE DANCE lessons are being offered at the Bosque Farms Community Center. Beginner class is from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., and intermediate class is from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. For information, call 869-5133.
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding classes in hand-building and wheel throwing from 6 to 8 p.m. The instructor is Toni Edwards, and the cost is $15. For information, call 565-0556.
A FREE MOVIE, “Veronica Mars, will be shown at 6 p.m. every Thursday at the Belen Public Library.
THE LOS LUNAS LIBRARY hosts a Lego Club for children ages 6-11 from 6 to 7 p.m. every third Thursday of the month. Space is limited to a first-come, first-serve basis. For information, call Judi at 839-3850. The library is also looking for Lego donations for the program, so bring your old bricks, bits and mini-figures.
FRIDAY, MAY 16
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.
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding classes in techniques in micaceous clay from 1 to 3 p.m. The instructor is Vilis Shipman, and the cost is $15. For information, call 565-0556.
SATURDAY, MAY 17
CAMINO RAEL 8 will be holding a reception for its show “Valencia County Visions and Beyond” art show from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Belen Harvey House Museum. The show will be held through May 15.
THE BELEN ART LEAGUE will be hosting its annual Photography Show through Saturday, May 31. A reception will be held at the Belen Art League Gallery and Gifts from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m.
THE STITCHES KNITTING and Crochet Club meets at noon every Saturday at the Los Lunas Public Library.
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding classes in hand-building and wheel throwing from 10 a.m. to noon., The instructor is Jan Pacifico, and the cost is $15; clay projects for young adults from noon to 1 p.m. The instructor is Vilis Shipman, and the cost is $10; hand-building for kids from 1 to 2 p.m. The instructor is Vilis Shipman, and the cost is $10; hand-building and wheel throwing from 2 to 4 p.m. The instructor is Toni Edwards, and the cost is $15. For information, call 565-0556.
SUNDAY, MAY 18
SOUTHWEST COUNTRY MUSICIANS will be holding a potluck at 1 p.m., jam at 2 p.m. at the Duncan Memorial Building, 12 La Ladera in Los Lunas. Everyone is welcome to sing, play, dance or just listen. Bring your instruments and join in. For information, call 865-7985 or 249-6380.
MONDAY, MAY 19
FREE LINE DANCE lessons are offered from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Mondays for intermediate dancers at the Belen Senior Center. Instructor is Patty Herrington, 864-4266.
BEGINNING COUNTRY WESTERN dance classes will be held at 12:15 p.m. at the Bosque Farms Community Center. Partners are not required. Singles and couples of all ages and any level of dance experience are welcome. For information, call 869-5133 or 966-6027.
TUESDAY, MAY 20
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding hand-building in clay classes for special needs students from 10 to 11 a.m. The instructor is Vilis Shipman, and the cost is $10.
LOS LUNAS RAMBLERS play at Sopa’s Restaurant in Bosque Farms from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. every third Tuesday. All donations will be given to the Blue Star Mothers of Valencia County.
THE MANSION PLAYERS, a theater group in Valencia County, meet at every Tuesday evening. They welcome all who have considered doing any kind of theater work. They have been invited to perform at many venues in the county and would like to include you in their performances. For information, call Marie at 565-2154, or visit www.mansionplayers.org.
FREE LINE DANCE lessons are offered from 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for beginners, and from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. for intermediates Tuesdays at the Fred Luna Senior Center, 315 Don Pasqual NW in Los Lunas. Instructor is Lynda Huffstutler. For information, call 839-3853.
THE BELEN PUBLIC LIBRARY holds story hour for preschoolers at 1:30 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 21
ART CLASSES for adults: Acrylic, oil and multimedia at the Belen Art League Gallery. The instructor is Sandy Goldstein. The cost is $65 for four classes. For information, call Sandy at 865-9052.
THE STITCHES KNITTING and Crochet Club meets at 11 a.m. every Wednesday at the Los Lunas Public Library.
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding hand-building and wheel throwing classes from 10 a.m. to noon. The instructor is Jan Pacifico, and the classes cost $15. For information, call 565-0556.
THURSDAY, MAY 22
THE NEW MEXICO Special Orchestra will hold its 15th annual Benefit Show at 6:30 p.m. at the Sheriff’s Posse Cafe in Belen. Admission is free. A $100 raffle will be held. For information, call 864-3749.
VALENCIA COUNTY WOODCARVERS Club meets from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Belen Community Center at Eagle Park. They offer free woodcarving instruction at any level. For information, call 864-6788.
BELEN STITCHERS meets from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Belen Public Library program room. Anyone who embroiders, knits, beads, quilts or does other needlework is invited. For information, call Nan, 864-7671.
FREE LINE DANCE lessons are offered for beginners from 8 to 9 a.m. and for intermediate dancers from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursdays at the Belen Senior Center. Instructor is Patty Herrington, 864-4266.
FREE  LINE DANCE lessons are being offered at the Bosque Farms Community Center. Beginner class is from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., and intermediate class is from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. For information, call 869-5133.
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding classes in hand-building and wheel throwing from 6 to 8 p.m. The instructor is Toni Edwards, and the cost is $15. For information, call 565-0556.
A FREE MOVIE, “Hours,” will be shown at 6 p.m. every Thursday at the Belen Public Library.
FRIDAY, MAY 23
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.
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding classes in techniques in micaceous clay from 1 to 3 p.m. The instructor is Vilis Shipman, and the cost is $15. For information, call 565-0556.
SATURDAY, MAY 24
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.
THE STITCHES KNITTING and Crochet Club meets at noon every Saturday at the Los Lunas Public Library.
TOMẾ ART GALLERY is holding classes in hand-building and wheel throwing from 10 a.m. to noon., The instructor is Jan Pacifico, and the cost is $15; clay projects for young adults from noon to 1 p.m. The instructor is Vilis Shipman, and the cost is $10; hand-building for kids from 1 to 2 p.m. The instructor is Vilis Shipman, and the cost is $10; hand-building and wheel throwing from 2 to 4 p.m. The instructor is Toni Edwards, and the cost is $15. For information, call 565-0556.
SOUTHWEST COUNTRY MUSICIANS will jam at 6 p.m. at the Duncan Memorial Building, 12 La Ladera in Los Lunas. Everyone is welcome to sing, play, dance or just listen. Bring your instruments and join in. For information, call 865-7985 or 249-6380.

COMMUNITY
THURSDAY, MAY 15
JOSE DOLORES CORDOVA Cultural Center Advisory Board meets at 5 p.m. at the center in Jarales.
SATURDAY, MAY 17
THE MEADOW LAKE Parks Area Association meets at 3 p.m. at the MLPAA property, at the end of Meadow Lake Road. All are invited to attend. For information, call Jim at 865-9786.
TUESDAY, MAY 20
RIO COMMUNITIES ASSOCIATION meets at 7 p.m. in the Valley Community Plaza multipurpose room and senior center in Rio Communities.
THURSDAY, MAY 22
VALENCIA COUNTY JUVENILE Justice Board meets at noon in the Partners in Wellness building, 750 Morris Road, SW, in Los Lunas.

EDUCATION
FRIDAY, MAY 16
INFINITY HIGH SCHOOL graduation will be held at 6 p.m. at the Belen High School auditorium.
CENTURY HIGH SCHOOL graduation will be held at 6 p.m. at the Century High School blue gym.
THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO-Valencia Campus commencement ceremony will be held at 7 p.m. in the Student Community Center.
SATURDAY, MAY 17
SCHOOL OF DREAMS ACADEMY graduation will be held at 10 a.m. at the University of New Mexico-Valencia Campus Student Community Center
TUESDAY, MAY 20
BELEN HIGH SCHOOL graduation will be held at 7 p.m. at the Belen High School football field.
THURSDAY, MAY 22
LOS LUNAS HIGH SCHOOL graduation will be held at 6 p.m. at the University of New Mexico’s PIT in Albuquerque.
FRIDAY, MAY 23
VALENCIA HIGH SCHOOL graduation will be held at 6 p.m. at the University of New Mexico’s PIT in Albuquerque.
CONTINUING
BELEN HIGH SCHOOL graduating seniors are eligible to apply for the Al Fischer Rotary Scholarship. Applications are at the Law Office of Norman McDonald, 1001 W. Delgado, Belen, N.M., or can be picked up at the office of Ms. Esquibel, Belen High School counselor. Deadline for submitting applications is Thursday, May 15. Applications should be turned into Norman McDonald, 1001 W. Delgado, Belen, N.M., 87002, or mailed to P.O. Box 949, Belen, N.M., 87002.
2014 ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIPS are being offered by the nonprofit New Mexico Friends of Foster Children for teens and young adults who spend time in the state’s foster care system and want to attend or are attending a community college or university, a specialized training program, an internship, study abroad or other education or training program. The scholarships provide up to $1,000 toward educational and related expenses and will be awarded to aspiring students. The deadline to apply is June 2. The application is available online at www.nmffc.org.
RAYMOND GABALDON Elementary will provide a K-3 Plus program June 3 through July 8 for students attending RGE in the 2014-15 school year. The program will provide an additional 25 days of instruction to better prepare students for the upcoming school year. The school schedule will be 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Instruction will focus on the core areas of math, reading with art and technology included in the instructional schedule. There are current openings in kindergarten and limited slots available in grades first through third. Contact the school at 866-0456 to enroll your child.

ETC.
THURSDAY, MAY 15
THE HOME DEPOT in Los Lunas will be holding a free workshop, “Building an Herb Tower Container Garden,” from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Find out how to pick the right materials for an herb tower container garden and how to take care of it.
A SENIOR WALKING group, “Walking for Fun,” will meet at the Bosque Farms Community Center. The group, led by instructor Fred Laureta, will start with a warm-up at 8:30 a.m.  For information, call 966-6027 or 869-5133.
WELLNESS WALKING CLUB meets every Thursday afternoon at 3820 Elaine Drive in the Mid-Valley Airpark. For information, call Laura at 565-3002.
FREE COMPUTER CLASSES in “Creating a Resume” will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Belen Public Library. Call 966-2600 to register in advance.
SATURDAY, MAY 17
THE MEADOW LAKE Parks Area Association will hold two outdoor workshops from 9 a.m. to noon at the MLPAA property at the end of Meadow Lake Road. Air Rockets IV and Seeds for Kids II, where all supplies are provided free. All are invited to attend. For information, call Jim Lane at 865-9786.
NEIGHBORHOOD YARD SALES, at 10 houses, will be held beginning at 8 a.m. on Mangham Court in Peralta, one mile north of Smiths on N.M. 47, west on Wesley. Clothes, household items, furniture, antique kitchen cabinet, armories, medicine cabinet, tables & chairs, luggage, office supplies, grill, lamps, rain barrel, games, books and much more.
VALENCIA COMMUNITY GARDENS holds garden work days from 9 to 11 a.m. every Saturday on Silva Road between Tomé Art Gallery and Immaculate Conception Church in Tomé. For information, call 414-8693.
SUNDAY, MAY 18
THE HOME DEPOT in Los Lunas will be holding a free workshop, “Building an Herb Tower Container Garden,” from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Find out how to pick the right materials for an herb tower container garden and how to take care of it.
MONDAY, MAY 19
THE MASTER GARDNERS meet at noon to 5 p.m. at the Belen Public Library.
TUESDAY, MAY 20
THE RIO COMMUNITIES ASSOCIATION will host a candidate forum at 7 p.m. at the Del Rio Multi-purpose center in Rio Communities.
A BLOOD DRIVE, sponsored by United Blood Services and the Rotary Club of Los Lunas, will be held 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wellness Center in Los Lunas on Lambros Loop. Walk-ins welcome or call Pete and Jan Smargon at 565-0284 to make an appointment.
FARMERS INSURANCE will be holding two flood information sessions in the Los Lunas Council Chambers at 12:30 p.m. and at 3 p.m. Flood specialists will be present to review new laws and answer questions from the public. RSVP to 835-1976. Space is limited.
FREE COMPUTER CLASSES in “Computer Basics” will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Belen Public Library. Call 966-2600 to register in advance.
A SENIOR WALKING group, “Walking for Fun,” will meet at the Bosque Farms Community Center. The group, led by instructor Fred Laureta, will start with a warm-up at 8:30 a.m.  For information, call 966-6027 or 869-5133.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 21
LEARN TO PROTECT yourself from investing in fraudulent schemes. “Stop Affinity Fraud,” a free informational seminar presented as a public service by the New Mexico Securities Division, will be held at the Bosque Farms Community Center at 12:15 p.m. For information, call 869-5133.
VALENCIA COMMUNITY GARDENS holds garden work days from 9 to 11 a.m. every Wednesday on Silva Road between Tomé Art Gallery and Immaculate Conception Church in Tomé. For information, call 414-8693.
A BLOOD DRIVE will be held from noon to 5 p.m. at Presbyterian Medical Group, 609 Christopher Road in Belen. For information, call Cindy Clark at 363-9665.
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 LOS LUNAS Chamber of Commerce will be holding a networking luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Teofilo’s Restaurant, 144 Main St. in Los Lunas. The guest speaker will be Riann Martinez and Irma Ruiz with Rio Metro. The cost is $10 per person. RSVP to the chamber office at 352-3596.
THURSDAY, MAY 22
A SENIOR WALKING group, “Walking for Fun,” will meet at the Bosque Farms Community Center. The group, led by instructor Fred Laureta, will start with a warm-up at 8:30 a.m.  For information, call 966-6027 or 869-5133.
WELLNESS WALKING CLUB meets every Thursday afternoon at 3820 Elaine Drive in the Mid-Valley Airpark. For information, call Laura at 565-3002.
THE SMALL BUSINESS Development Center will be holding a workshop, “How to do Business with the Government,” from 9 a.m. to noon. The cost is $29. For information, call 925-8980.
SATURDAY, MAY 24
A BLOOD DRIVE will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the city of Belen Fire Department. For information, call Manny Garcia at 864-6321 or visit www.unitedbloodservices.org and enter sponsor code: bfd.
VALENCIA COMMUNITY GARDENS holds garden work days from 9 to 11 a.m. every Saturday on Silva Road between Tomé Art Gallery and Immaculate Conception Church in Tomé. For information, call 414-8693.
MONDAY, MAY 26
THE MASTER GARDNERS meet at noon to 5 p.m. at the Belen Public Library.
TUESDAY, MAY 27
VALENCIA COUNTY Magistrate Courts will hold an open house, with free food, at the Belen Magistrate Court, 901 W. Castillo, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
A SENIOR WALKING group, “Walking for Fun,” will meet at the Bosque Farms Community Center. The group, led by instructor Fred Laureta, will start with a warm-up at 8:30 a.m.  For information, call 966-6027 or 869-5133.
FREE COMPUTER CLASSES in “Internet Basics” will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Belen Public Library. Call 966-2600 to register in advance.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 28
THE MONTHLY Senior Potluck Birthday Party will be held at the Bosque Farms Community Center from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Fiddler’s and Musicians of New Mexico will provide entertainment. Bring a dish to share for lunch, which will start at noon. For information, call 869-5133.
VALENCIA COMMUNITY GARDENS holds garden work days from 9 to 11 a.m. every Wednesday Silva Road between Tomé Art Gallery and Immaculate Conception Church in Tomé. For information, call 414-8693.
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.
THURSDAY, MAY 29
A FREE TRAINING COURSE, sponsored by the New Mexico Environment Department, about topics such as foodborne illness, purchasing and receiving product, product storage, proper cooking temperatures, employee hygiene, sanitation and dishwashing will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Los Lunas Community Program, 444 Camino del Rey, Suite A, in Los Lunas. To register, call 841-5280 or 841-5281.
A SENIOR WALKING group, “Walking for Fun,” will meet at the Bosque Farms Community Center. The group, led by instructor Fred Laureta, will start with a warm-up at 8:30 a.m.  For information, call 966-6027 or 869-5133.
WELLNESS WALKING CLUB meets every Thursday afternoon at 3820 Elaine Drive in the Mid-Valley Airpark. For information, call Laura at 565-3002.
FREE COMPUTER CLASSES in “Smartphones: Questions and Answers” will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Belen Public Library. Call 966-2600 to register in advance.

 FUNDRAISERS
SATURDAY, JUNE 7
THE RIO GRANDE Estates Fire Department and Let’s Move that Food will be holding a spaghetti dinner and fundraiser from 4 to 8 p.m. at the fire station. Dinner will be a salad, spaghetti, roll and a drink for $10. Tickets are being sold by Belen High School Staters. There are 55 raffle tickets for season box seats Isotopes seats for two and $56 Isotopes dollars.

SUPPORT
ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS meets Sundays at 10 a.m. at the Belen Community Center at Eagle Park, at 5:30 p.m. Peralta United Methodist Church, and at 5 p.m. at the Belen Community Center; on Mondays at 6 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church (women only), at 7 p.m. at the Community Bible School in Los Lunas, and at 7:30 p.m. at the Belen Community Center; on Tuesdays at noon at the Community Bible Church in Los Lunas, 7:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Belen, and at 8 p.m. Los Lunas Wellness Center, 3447 Lambros; on Wednesdays at noon at the Community Bible Church, at noon at the Belen Community Center, at 7 p.m. at the Community Bible Church, at 7:30 p.m. at the Community Bible Church; on Thursdays at noon at the Community Bible Church, at 7 p.m. at the Peralta United Methodist Church, at 7 p.m. the First United Methodist Church in Rio Communities and at 8 p.m. at the Los Lunas Wellness Center; on Fridays at 6 p.m. at the First Methodist Church in Rio Communities, at 7 p.m. at the Community Bible Church,, at 7 p.m. the Los Lunas Wellness Center (in Spanish) and at 7:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Belen; on Saturdays at 7 p.m. at the Belen Community Center, at 7 p.m. at the Community Bible Church and at 7 p.m. at the Los Lunas Wellness Center (in Spanish). For information, call 266-1900.