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Community Calendar June 14-June 20, 2019

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FRIDAY, June 14

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.

DIY Geodes

4 pm-5 pm @ Children’s Branch. Gem injectors will be used to grow geodes throughout the summer. For more information call (505) 726-6120 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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.

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.

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

7 pm performance. 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.

Gallup Repertory Theater Summer Children’s Theater Camp

12 pm-3 pm weekdays through June 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.

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 tonight and June  14, 15, 21 and 22. Performances are free. For more information call (505) 879-9835.

SATURDAY, June 15

Story Time

11:00 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.

¡Explora!

2 pm-3 pm @ Children’s Branch. The visit from the science center out of Albuquerque is bringing all new makerspace and tinker activities for all ages.

Gallup Lions Club Rodeo

7 pm performance. 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.

SUNDAY, June 16

Plateau Sciences Society Meeting

2 pm @ Red Mesa Center, 105 W. Hill Ave. The meeting will include a presentation and film documentary about the building of the Transcontinental Railroad. After intermission, there will be a business meeting. For more information call Martin (505) 863-6459.

TUESDAY, June 18

Paper Rocket Challenge

2 pm-3pm @ Children’s Branch.  Build paper rockets and shoot for the stars.  Build and test fly paper rockets.  For more information email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call (505) 726-6120

Tech Time at the Senior Center

10:30 am-12:30 pm @ Northside Senior Center.  The Gallup Senior Center hosts computer training to teach the basic skills needed to access a computer.  Please contact the Senior Center at (505) 722-4740 for questions about the center.  For technology questions contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call (505) 863-1291.

WEDNESDAY, June 19

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: Green Book.

THURSDAY, June 20

Crafty Kids (all ages)

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

Resumes with Results (Grow with Google)

The library provides workshops for job seekers and career climbers.  Learn about Google’s free tools for resume building and targeted job searches.  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.

Wine & Painting

6 pm-9 pm @ ART123 Gallery. Have a creative night out! 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

24th Annual Crownpoint Just Move It Family Fun Run & Walk

5:30 pm, Registration; 6:30 pm Start time @ Casamero Lake Chapter. Includes a Community Health Fair. For more information call (505) 786-6321 or (505) 786-6240.

Gallup Repertory Theater Summer Children’s Theater Camp

12 pm-3 pm weekdays through June 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.

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.

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.

Rockin J Reawakenings Dog Training

2 pm every Friday and 9:30 am every Saturday dog training needs and assistance. The center’s professional trainer helper will be out June 15th and 16th at 9:30 am both days. Reawakenings Veterans Center & Ranch (2 miles North on County Rd 19, Prewitt, NM).

Rockin J Reawakenings Horse Demo

11 am every Saturday. Reawakenings Veterans Center & Ranch (2 miles North on County Rd 19, Prewitt, NM). For more information email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Rockin J Reawakenings basic self-defense class

1pm free for anyone. Reawakenings Veterans Center & Ranch (2 miles North on County Rd 19, Prewitt, NM). For more information email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Rockin J Reawakenings Welcome Center

10 am-2 pm Tuesday through Saturday. Reawakenings Veterans Center & Ranch (2 miles North on County Rd 19, Prewitt, NM). For more information 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.

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

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

American Cancer Society Gallup-McKinley County Relay For Life

5 pm June 21 and 8 am Saturday, June 22 @ downtown Courthouse Square. For more information call Joyce Graves (505) 862-1457 or Linda Shelton (505) 722-2175.

McKinley County Veteran Services Collaborative Planned Outreach

9 am- 2 pm June 25 @ Rockin J Reawakenings Veterans Center & Ranch (2 miles North on County Rd 19, Prewitt, NM).

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.

Pride Month

10:30 am June 23 @ Westminster Presbyterian Church-Gallup. All are invited to celebrate transgender people and hear a story of transition, integrity and faithfulness.

2nd Look on 2nd Street

6 pm-8 pm, June 25. 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

SBDC Workshop

9 am-2 pm, June 25 @ Gallup Chamber of Commerce Meeting Room.  NM Workers’ Compensation, NM CRS Tax and Navajo Nation Tax Workshop. Registration at  www.nmsbdc.org/gallup or (505) 722-2220.

No Host Book Club

6:30 pm @ Westminster Presbyterian Church. Read the monthly themed books, then join others for a lively discussion on the last Friday of the month.  For more information contact Kathy Mezoff (505) 870-6136.  The book for June is Educated by Tara Westover.  Discussion June 28.

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.

Wine & Painting

6 pm-9 pm @ ART123 Gallery. Have a creative night out! 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

Kiwanis Night Golf Event

6:30 pm-8 pm @Fox Run Golf Course. The night golf event on Saturday, July 27 will be a 9 hole, 4-player scramble.  Fees per player will be $75. To register, email John at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call Fox Run Golf Course at (505) 863-9224.