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Community Calendar May 10-May 16, 2019

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FRIDAY, May 10

Crownpoint Navajo Rug Auction

7 pm-10 pm @ New Crownpoint Elementary School gymnasium. For more information, call (505) 879-9460.

Get Up and Game

12 pm-4 pm @ Children’s Branch, 200 W. Aztec Ave. Drop in anytime! Unwind from a busy week with video games and fun for the whole family.

Spring 2019 Commencement UNM-Gallup

6 pm @Angelo DiPaolo Memorial Stadium

Crownpoint Just Move It Family Fun Run & Walk

9 am Registration; 10 am Walk/Run. The Torreon Chapter suggests eating a healthy snack before the event, wear comfortable shoes and a hat and bring water. For more information, contact the Division of Public Health at (505) 786-6321 or (505) 786-6240.

A Family Affair’s Annual Relay for Life Enchilada Sale

11 am-2 pm pickups; 12 pm deliveries begin @ St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church. A dozen red chile enchiladas cost $10. All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society & Relay for Life-Gallup. To order call Lisa (505) 409-9026, Mona (505) 409-9851, or Margaret (505) 409-5832.

SATURDAY, May 11

Story Time

10:30 am-11 am @ Children’s Branch. An active and energetic program for toddlers, featuring music, movement, rhymes, and stories. This program is intended for children ages two to four.

Eighteenth Annual Native & Xeric Plant Sale

9 am-3 pm @ The Plateau Sciences Society and Holiday Nursery at 1214 East Aztec Ave., including Milkweed for Monarch Butterflies and a 10 am walk by Martin Link on Xeriscaping. For information, call Martin at (505) 863-6459 or Holiday Nursery at (505) 863-5791.

SUNDAY, May 12

Taizé candlelight service

4 pm, May 12 @ Westminster Presbyterian Church. The theme of All Things New will be explored through Scripture. Spend an hour in prayer for the healing of our broken world and planet. Open to all. Contact Kathy Mezoff: (505) 870-6136.

MONDAY, May 13

Indigenous Peoples Commission

6 pm @ City Hall

Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics

7:30 am May 13 @ McKinley County Sheriff’s Office on Nizhoni Blvd. to Second St. to Hwy 66. Biking starts at the New Mexico State Police Office and continues to Grants. For more information contact McKinley County and Cibola County West Regional Coordinator Judith Goins at: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or (505) 722-8514.

TUESDAY, May 14

Crownpoint Just Move It Family Fun Run & Walk

8:30 am Registration; 9 am Walk/Run. The Baca Chapter suggests eating a healthy snack before the event, wear comfortable shoes and a hat and bring water. For more information, contact the Division of Public Health at (505) 786-6321 or (505) 786-6240.

Understanding your Credit Report with First Financial

5:30 pm-6:30 pm @Main Branch. A free financial literacy workshop is offered by First Financial Credit Union. Upon conclusion, members will be able to make informed and strategic decisions about their financial futures. For more information, email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call (505) 863-1291.

New Mexico Small Business Assistance program information session

12:30 pm-1:30 pm @ UNM Student Services and Technology Center – Gallup Campus. Please rsvp to Sharon Evans at (505) 845-9671 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Special City Council Meeting

4 pm @City Hall

Regular City Council Meeting

6 pm @ City Hall

WEDNESDAY, May 15

Story Time

10:30 am-11 am @ Children’s Branch. An active and energetic program for toddlers, featuring music, movement, rhymes, and stories. This program is intended for children ages two - four years old.

Wednesday Night Films

5:30 pm- 7:30 pm @ Main Branch 115 W. Hill Ave. Films play every Wednesday at 5:30 pm in the Main Library. This week’s film: Welcome to Marwen.

EMS Information Session

2 pm-4 pm @ HCC Building, Room 117. Receive pre-hospital training and earn a certificate in First Responder, EMT Basic, or EMT Intermediate, or an Associate degree in EMS. For more information, contact: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-7624.

Octavia Fellin Public Library Advisory Board Meeting

4:15 pm-5:15 pm @Main Branch.

GMCS Parent Academy

5:30 pm-6:30 pm @ Educational Development Center.

THURSDAY, May 16

Ramah High Graduation

6 pm-7:30 pm @ the Ramah High School Gym.

Crafty Kids (all ages)

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

ONGOING

Recycling Council

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

Recycling Depot

12 pm-1:30 pm first Saturday of the month. The Recycling Depot volunteers will accept some items, such as paper towels and toilet paper rolls. This is a free service of the McKinley Citizens’ Recycling Council. Call (505) 722-5152.

McKinley Citizens’ Recycling Council Monthly Meeting

2 pm May 4 @ the Red Mesa Center, 105 W. Hill. The council meets the first Saturday of the month. The public is invited to learn about recycling opportunities, receive updates on Gallup residential curbside recycling, and to volunteer. For information call Gerald or Millie at (505) 722-5142 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

City of Gallup’s Sustainable Gallup Board

3:30 pm-5 pm first Monday @ the Octavia Fellin Library. Community members concerned about environmental issues are welcome. Call (505) 722-0039 for information.

Free HIV Rapid Testing

9:30 am-4:30 pm Monday - Thursday @ First Nations Community HealthSource, 1630 S. Second Street, Cedar Hills Plaza 262-#11. For more information, or to schedule an appointment, call (505) 863-8827.

Overeaters Anonymous

10 am every Saturday @ the First Methodist Church, 1800 Redrock Drive. Overeaters Anonymous 12-step meetings. Contact info. (505) 307-5999, (505) 721-9208, or (505) 870-1483.

Lynx Friday - Open House

8:15 am or 1 pm every Friday through May 10. Rehoboth Christian School is inviting prospective families to visit its school and campus.  Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call or (505) 726-9692.

Alcoholics Anonymous

5:45 pm Mondays @ Fellowship Hall WR Christian Center across from N.N. Fairgrounds/Wellness Center, Hwy 264. Window Rock AA Group. Visit aa-fc.org for more info.

Celebrate Recovery

6 pm-8 pm Tuesdays @ 1375 Elva Dr.  A Christ-centered recovery program that will help you heal from the pain of your unmanaged hurts, habits and hang-ups. Joshua Generation for Jesus. For information, call  (505) 870-2175.

Co-Dependents Anonymous

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

Community Pantry

10 am-4 pm, Tuesday through Friday @ 1130 E. Hassler Valley Road. The Hope Garden offers organic produce for sale. All funds go to helping feed local folks. Call (505) 726-8068 or when visiting, ask for Vernon Garcia.

Friday Night Hootenanny

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

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 Road.

Gallup Solar

6 pm-8 pm Wednesdays @ 113 E. Logan. Gallup Solar is hosting community classes and presentations about all things solar. Call (505) 728-9246 for info.

Habitat for Humanity yard sale

9 am-12 pm. on Warehouse Lane. Habitat for Humanity fundraising yard sales are held every Sat.

Volunteers for various kinds of community services needed. For info call (505) 722-4226.

Recovering Addicts for Jesus

6 pm Thursday @ 309 Chino Loop, Gamerco. New Life Ministries holds weekly meetings for anyone who is on the Recovering path from alcohol and drug abuse. Phone: (505) 722-8973.

SAVE THE DATE

Continuing the Conversation on the Doctrine of Discovery

10 am, May 18 @ Westminster Presbyterian Church-Gallup, hear Mark Charles speak on the topic followed by field trips to the Zuni Pueblo or the Church Rock site of the 1979 uranium spill, followed by closing worship at the church. Register online at www.santafepresbytery.org (deadline to register is May 10.)

Wine & Painting

6 pm-9 pm May 23 @ Art 123 Gallery. Register at www. galluparts.org/wine-and-painting