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Community Calendar May 24-May 30, 2019

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FRIDAY, May 24

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.

Miyamura High School Graduation

6 pm-7:30 pm

Rehoboth Christian High School Graduation Class of 2019

7 pm, May 24; doors open at 5:30 pm @ Rehoboth Sports and Fitness Center; Speaker will be High School Principal Chris Van Slooten. The Class of 1985 will be honored at the ceremony.

NDI New Mexico Celebrates 25th Anniversary

8:30 am and 9:35 am @ the Del Norte Elementary School gym. Performances of Think! A Math-Magical Journey.

SATURDAY, May 25

Story Time

11 am-11:30 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.

Explore VR Spaces

2 pm-4 pm @ Main Branch. Experience new worlds through Virtual Reality through a VR headset. 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

Gallup High School Graduation

6 pm-7:30 pm

MONDAY, May 27

EMS Information Session

11:00 am-1 pm @ HCC Building, Rm 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

UNM-Gallup Campus Closed

Memorial Day

Gallup City Offices Closed

Memorial Day

VFW Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

@ Courthouse Square. Parade entry forms are available at the Gallup McKinley County Chamber of Commerce.  For more information call (505) 722-2228.

GRAND Opening Ceremony Gallup State Veterans Cemetery

1 pm @ 333 National Cemetery Drive.  Department of Veterans Services to formally open state’s second Veterans Cemetery. All are invited.

Summer Nightly Indian Dances

7 pm-8 pm nightly through September 2 @ The Courthouse Square on Aztec between Second and Third Streets. .Admission is free.  For more information call (505) 722-2228.

TUESDAY, May 28

Regular City Council Meeting

6 pm @ City Hall

2nd Look on 2nd Street

6 pm-8 pm, May 28. Check out art shows, artist talks and artist demos at Free Spirit, opo, Art123 and LOOM Indigenous Art Galleries and Camille’s Sidewalk Café. For more information, go to www.galluparts.org/2ndLook

WEDNESDAY, May 29

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: Bumblebee.

Build Your Own Rocket

5 pm-6 pm @ Children’s Branch.  Design, build and decorate your own non-functional rocket for your epic space adventure.  Come kickstart our 2019 Summer Reading program. For more information email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or (505) 726-6120.

THURSDAY, May 30

Crafty Kids (all ages)

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

Neighborhood Meeting with Councilor Linda Garcia, District 1

6:30 pm-8:30 pm @ Northside Senior Center.

ONGOING

Grace Groups

6 pm-8 pm @ Gallup Christian Church, 501 S. Cliff Dr. on the second and fourth Thursday of each month; the Living Grace Group: For those struggling with mental illness. The Family Grace Group: For those living with and loving someone diagnosed with a mental illness.  For more information contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call (505) 863-5620.

Crownpoint Navajo Rug Auction

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

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 @ 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.

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

Late Night Swim Party

9 pm-12 am @ Gallup Aquatic Center May 31. The Gallup High School Relay for Life Team Bengals is to raise awareness and funds for cancer research.  The party is open to everyone 12 and above.  Admission is $5.  For more information contact Pam (505) 870-6205.

Going Wild For a Cure

8 am-12pm @ 405 E. Logan. Saturday Yard Sales June 1. For more information call Melinda at (505) 979-0618.

Going Wild For a Cure

8 am-2pm @ 914 E. Logan. Saturday Yard Sales June 1. For more information call Lorraine at (505) 269-6731.

June Camp

8 am-2:30 pm Monday through Thursday June 3-20 Rehoboth Christian School will hold June Camp.  This year’s theme is Outside Survival. Camp is $60 per child, per week. If interested, contact Deanna Benson at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call (505) 726-9603.

Gallup Repertory Theater Summer Children’s Theater Camp

12 pm-3 pm weekdays June 6-20. Campers will learn set building, costuming, character and script analysis and performance and movement.  Performances will be held June 21 and 22 at the Shakespeare in the Park Festival. For more information go to galluprep.org of call Suzanne at (505) 879-9835.

Home on the Range

7 pm-9 pm @ ART123 Gallery, June 8.Shannon Gurley O’Donnell’s exhibition is a collection of paintings that embody the magnificent spirits of horses and bison – their inner power, wisdom, strength, and fortitude.

Going Wild For a Cure

8 am-12pm @ 3708 Zia. Saturday Yard Sales June 8. For more information call Joyce at (505) 862-1457.

3rd Annual Doin’ Dylan: Gallup’s Bob Dylan Tribute Concert

6:30 pm- 9 pm, June 8 @Gallup Downtown Conference Center. Concert is free and features New Mexico musicians and bands. The full line-up can be seen at www.galluparts.org/doindylan.

Cancer Awareness Pow Wow

12p @ Gallup High School Commons Area.  The event opens with Gourd Dancing.  The Grand Entry will take place at 7 pm.  The school is located at 1055 Rico Street. Craft vendors are being solicited.  Sign up deadline is June 1. This is a drug and alcohol-free event. For more information contact Pam Yardley (505) 870-6205; Lorraine Shorty (505) 269-6731; Victor Bob (505) 870-7439.

Taizé candlelight service

4 pm, June 9 @ Westminster Presbyterian Church. The theme of Tongues of Fire 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.

Annual Gallup Shakespeare in the Park Festival

7 pm @ the newly-created outdoor performance space on Ninth Street, just north of the Gallup Flea Market. Twelfth Night will be performed on June 13, 14, 15, 21 and 22. Performances are free. For more information call (505) 879-9835.

Free Legal Fair

12 pm-4 pm, June 14 @ Gallup District Court. Lawyers will provide free legal advice on issues including bankruptcy, custody, divorce, pay day loans, public benefits and more. For information call (505) 863-6816. Sign language interpreters are available on request at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Gallup Lions Club Rodeo

1 pm. annual parade. Entry forms available at the Chamber of Commerce at 106 W. Hwy 66 or at www.galluplions.com. All forms must be received by 10 am June 15. For more information, contact Roxy at (505) 879-9670. The parade will line up at Gurley Motor Body Shop and run east to First Street.

Wine & Painting

6 pm-9 pm @ ART123 Gallery. Have a creative night out! June 20; and July 25 with Dana Aldis. Paint a masterpiece step-by-step while enjoying two complimentary glasses of wine.  Register at www. galluparts.org/wine-and-painting. $35 per person

Annual Gallup Shakespeare in the Park Festival

5:30 pm @ the newly-created outdoor performance space on Ninth Street, just north of the Gallup Flea Market. The Taming of the Shrew will be performed on June 21 and 22. Performances are free. For more information call (505) 879-9835.

Relay For Life of Gallup

6 pm-8 am @ Downtown Courthouse Square Relay will be held the evening of June 21 through Saturday June 22. The Relay celebrates raising money for cancer research, and assistance for those who have been victimized by cancer.

Navajo Nation Pride

June 28 and 29. Two day celebration includes a Diné LGBTQ+ Symposium, Welcome Reception with Queer Showcase, 5K Color Run, Pride Festival at the Window Rock Veterans Memorial Park and an After-Party in Gallup, New Mexico. Supporters interested in volunteering or learning more about Diné Pride can visit us: NavajoNationPride.com.