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Community Calendar Jan. 26-Feb. 1, 2018

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FRIDAY, Jan. 26

Tech Time: Using Google Apps

10:30 am-1 pm @ Main Branch. Free computer classes are available every week. Class size is limited to 10. No registration is required. Call (505) 863-1291 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Maker Zone (all ages)

2-3 pm @ Children’s Branch. We provide supplies, you provide ideas.

Get Up and Game

4-5 pm @ Children’s Branch. Join us for a family-friendly video games Friday afternoon.

SATURDAY, Jan. 27

Story Time (ages 2-4)

11 am @ Children’s branch. An active and energetic program for toddlers, featuring music, movement, rhymes, and stories.

Tech Time: Job Assistance Workshops

3-5 pm @ Main Branch. The Library will provide job assistance workshops for those seeking employment. There will be resume assistance to help with creating and revising resumes, an interview workshop to help relieve the anxiety of job interviewing, and City of Gallup online application assistance. Workshops will run in two hour sessions. Computers and technical assistance will be available for these sessions. Please bring all work-related documents. Call (505) 863-1291 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . This week: City of Gallup Online Application Help.

MONDAY, Jan. 29

Tech Time: Job Assistance Workshops

5-7 pm @ Main Branch. The Library will provide job assistance workshops for those seeking employment. There will be resume assistance to help with creating and revising resumes, an interview workshop to help relieve the anxiety of job interviewing, and City of Gallup online application assistance. Workshops will run in two hour sessions. Computers and technical assistance will be available for these sessions. Please bring all work-related documents. Call (505) 863-1291 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . This week: Interview Assistance.

TUESDAY, Jan. 30

Tech Time: Basic Tablet Skills

3-5 pm @ Main. Branch. Free computer classes are available every week at the Main Library. Class size is limited to 10. No registration required. Call (505) 863-1291 or email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Maker Zone (6 and older)

4-5 pm @ Children’s Branch. We provide supplies, you supply the ideas.

Gallup Relay Kick-Off

Let’s Can Cancer! Come to the “Gallup Relay For Life Kick-Off.” Enjoy can games and learn how to get involved in this year’s relay event. Join a team or learn how to start a new team. Location: Community Pantry, 6:30-8:30 pm. Call (505) 863-3075.

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 31

Story Time (ages 2-4)

10:30--11 am @Children’s branch. An active and energetic program for toddlers, featuring music, movement, rhymes, and stories.

Traditional Navajo Story Telling

4-6 pm @ Crownpoint Department of Behavioral Health Services. Open to the public. Everyone is welcome. Snacks will be available. Door Prizes. For more information, please call Crownpoint DBHS at (505) 786-2111.

Wednesday Night Films: Awake

5:30-7 pm @ Main branch. This week’s movie, Milagro Beanfield War. Free popcorn provided.

THURSDAY, Feb. 1

Crafty Kids (all ages)

4-5 pm @ Children’s Branch. Fun crafts for the whole family. This week’s activity: TBD.

ONGOING

City of Gallup’s Sustainable Gallup Board

Meets on the first Monday from 3-5 pm at the Octavia Fellin Library. When those Mondays are holidays, the meetings are on the following Monday. Community members concerned about conservation, energy, water, recycling and other environmental issues are welcome. Call (505) 722-0039 for information.

Co-Dependents Anonymous

Meets Wednesday, 6-7 pm, at First United Methodist Church, 1800 Redrock Dr. (in the library). All are welcome.

Community Pantry

The Hope Garden offers organic produce for sale from 10 am-noon, Tue-Fri., 1130 E. Hassler Valley Road. All funds go to helping feed local folks. Call (505) 726-8068 or when visiting, ask for Vernon Garcia.

Friday Night Hootenanny

Gallup’s longest-running live show! Every Friday night from 7-9 pm. Camille’s Sidewalk Cafe, 306 S. Second St.

Gallup-McKinley County Humane Society

Wednesdays are low-cost Spay and Neuter Days, at the Gallup-McKinley County Humane Society. For more information, please call (505) 863-2616, or email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Location: 1315 Hamilton Rd.

Gallup Solar

Gallup Solar is hosting community conversations about all things solar Wednesdays from 6-8 pm at 113 E. Logan. Call: (505) 728-9246 for info on topics and directions.

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity yard sales are held every Saturday, 9 am-noon on Warehouse Lane, weather permitting. Volunteers wishing to serve on construction projects may sign up there or call (505) 722-4226.

Habitat for Humanity - work sessions

Habitat for Humanity work sessions held each week. Volunteers to serve on decision making meetings or wish to volunteer at or help fund construction projects. Call Bill Bright at (505) 722-4226.

McKinley County Health Alliance

McKinley County Health Alliance convenes on the second Wednesday of the month from 11 am-1 pm at the New Mexico Cancer Center across from UNM-Gallup. Everyone is welcome to attend and engage in discussions about health, education, economic, and environmental inequities and to help facilitate change in those systems. Call (505) 906-2671.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous 12-step meetings. Held every Saturdays at 10 am. The First Methodist Church, 1800 Red Rock Drive. Open to anybody who has a desire to stop compulsive eating. Contact info. (505) 307-5999, (505) 721-9208, or (505) 870-1483.

Recycling Council

McKinley Citizens Recycling Council is a local nonprofit working to increase recycling through education, community outreach, and partnership with local government agencies. MCRC meets the first Saturday of the month at 2 pm, at Red Mesa on Hill St. For more information, please call (505) 722-5142 or visit Recylegallup.org.

Support Early Language and Literacy for School Success!

Gallup McKinley County Schools is currently recruiting pregnant women and teens in McKinley County with children from birth to 5 years of age. There are no income guidelines and services are free to ALL community members. Learn more about this opportunity by contacting BeBe Sarmiento at (505) 721-1055.

SAVE THE DATE

Gallup Poetry Slam: An Ode to All We Love

On Feb. 2, 6:30-8:30pm @ART123 Gallery. Try your hand at a love poem (to whatever your love, be it a person or chocolate ice cream!) in a Workshop with poet Masha Deykute from 6:30-7pm then share original or inspiring work in an Open Mic from 7-8:30pm.

McKinley Citizens’ Recycling Council

The monthly meeting of the McKinley Citizens’ Recycling Council will be held on Sat. Feb. 3. Regular meetings are held at 2 pm.

Sound the Alarm

On Feb. 5, (one day only) the City of Gallup Office of Emergency Management, Gallup Fire Department and the American Red Cross will be teaming up to ensure you and your family are sage in 2018. If you currently live in the city limits and don’t have a smoke detector or are not sure is working properly, call (505) 722-4195. Supplies limited.

Pregnancy Center Pancake Breakfast

On Feb. 10, join your family, friends, and neighbors at the Hands of Hope Pregnancy Center Pancake Breakfast, 8-11 am. Location: PeeWee’s Kitcehn, 1644 S 2nd St. Tickets are $5 and are available at Hands of Hope, 120 S. Boardman or from volunteers. Donations accepted. Call: (505) 722-7125.

Show Opening: David Montelongo: An Artistic Journey

On Feb. 10, 6-8 pm @ART Gallery. See a lifetime’s worth of watercolors, ceramics and drawings and meet the artist.

Wine & Painting

On Feb. 22, 6-9 pm @ART123 Gallery. Register at www.galluparts.org.

Artist Business Management Workshop

On Feb. 28, 1-4 pm@ ART123 Gallery. Get pointers on starting an art business and business basics from Teddy Draper. Register www.galluparts.org

gallupARTS Announces ArtsCrawl Lineup

gallupARTS is excited to announce the next season of ArtsCrawl, which kicks off on Saturday, March 10 from 7 - 9pm with the theme “Time Travel.” The entire 2018 lineup is outlined below:

March 10 – Time Travel; April 14 – Say What?!; May 12 – Pop; June 9 Out of Hand
July 14 – Up in the Air; August 11 – Road Trip; September 8 – On the Wild Side; October 13 – Sixth Sense; November 10 – In Black & White; and December 8 – Let’s Have a Ball.