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Community Calendar June 21-June 27, 2019

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FRIDAY, June 21

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.

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.

SSC Closed

@ Gallup-McKinley County Schools

Relay For Life of Gallup

5 pm-8 am @ Downtown Courthouse Square Relay will be held tonight through June 22. The Relay celebrates raising money for cancer research, and assistance for those who have been victimized by cancer. Meet Navajo Nation Inaugural Poet Laureate Luci Tapahonso

Gallup Repertory Theater Summer Children’s Theater Camp

Performances will be held at the Shakespeare in the Park Festival. For more information go to galluprep.org of call Suzanne at (505) 879-9835.

American Cancer Society Gallup-McKinley County Relay For Life

5 pm – 8 am @ downtown Courthouse Square. For more information call Joyce Graves (505) 862-1457 or Linda Shelton (505) 722-2175.

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. Performances are free. For more information call (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 22. Performances are free. For more information call (505) 879-9835.

Grants Rockin’ Summer Concert

7 pm @ Grants Riverwalk Amphitheater. Hear Mariachi Los Amigos and Antonio Reyna. This event is free.

SATURDAY, June 22

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.

Family Stargazing with TAAS

7 pm-11 pm @Red Rock Park. The Albuquerque Astronomical Society will visit Gallup with their portable planetarium and telescopes. 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

American Cancer Society Gallup-McKinley County Relay For Life Closing Ceremony

8 am @ downtown Courthouse Square. The Relay celebrates raising money for cancer research, and assistance for those who have been victimized by cancer.

For more information call Joyce Graves (505) 862-1457 or Linda Shelton (505) 722-2175.

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

7 am Registration time 8 am Start time. 8 am; @ Future Foundations Family Center, City of Grants Recreation Department. For more information call (505) 786-6321 or (505) 786-6240.

Gallup Repertory Theater Summer Children’s Theater Camp

Performances will be held 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

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. Performances are free. For more information call (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. Performances are free. For more information call (505) 879-9835.

Community Yard Sale

9 am-1 pm @ First Presbyterian Church, Nimitz St., Grants. Proceeds to help the church and local families. For more information call Luciana Caporaletti (928) 727-7456.

SUNDAY, June 23

Pride Month

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

MONDAY, June 24

Learn about Predatory Lending

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

SSC Closed

@ Gallup-McKinley County Schools

TUESDAY, June 25

Wonder on Wheels

10 am-11 am @Children’s Branch..Mobile mini-museum about space history makes a visit. For information call (505) 726-6120.

Regular City Council Meeting

6 pm @ City Hall.

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

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

McKinley County Veteran Services Collaborative Planned Outreach

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

2nd Look on 2nd Street

6 pm-8 pm,. 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@ 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.

WEDNESDAY, June 26

Seventh Annual KIDS COUNT Conference

7:30 am-3:30 pm @ Embassy Suites Sandia Ballroom in Albuquerque. Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham will give the keynote address and Albuquerque Mayor Tim Keller will give opening remarks.

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: Isn’t It Romantic.

THURSDAY, June 27

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 Fran Palochak, Dist. 4

6 pm-8 pm @ Turpen Elementary School.

Neighborhood Meeting with Councilor Linda Garcia, Dist. 1

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

Indigenous Peoples Commission Meeting

6 pm @ Gallup City Council Chambers.

Grace Groups

6 pm-8 pm @ Gallup Christian Church, 501 S. Cliff Dr.: 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.

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

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

Tech Time: Free Computer Classes

4 pm-6 pm @ Main Library. Word Processing for Beginners (Word and Writer) Free computer training is available each week. Class size is limited to 10 participants per session. Registration is optional but not required.

ONGOING

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.

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

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.