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Community Calendar November 8 – November 14, 2019

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FRIDAY,  November 8

Crownpoint Navajo Rug Auction

7 pm-10 pm @ New Crownpoint Elementary School gymnasium (Main St. H-1, Crownpoint). Second Friday of the month. For more information, call (505) 879-9460.

Get Up & Game

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

Money Club

4 pm-6 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave.).  FAFSA Fridays. Join the Money Club for a demonstration of how to file your FAFSA. Bring your 2018 tax returns. For more information:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

Verify Your Business with Google

5 pm-6 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave.).  Computer classes for the community for all levels. Classes limited to ten students. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

b4:30 pm-6 pm @ UNM Gallup (705 Gurley Ave., Gallup), Nursing Building, Rm 126. Receive pre-hospital training and earn a certificate in First Responder, or EMT Basic or EMT Intermediate, or an Associate degree in EMS. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-7624.

18th Annual Annual Veterans Day Concert

7 pm @ Grants High School Auditorium (Second St., Grants). The event includes sharing 200 area veterans’ photographs and the presentation of quilts by the Mout Taylor Quilt Guild to five veterans. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Comradery Meeting

6:30 pm @ Rockin J Reawakenings, Prewitt, N.M. Come on over and hang out with us for the evening.  Talk to our VSO, one of our Canine Compadres representatives, our Self-Defense guys Family friendly. For more information email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

SATURDAY,  November 9

Story Time Saturdays

11 am-12 pm @ Children’s Branch (200 W. Aztec Ave., Gallup). We’re celebrationg Native American Heritage month with books by Native authors.

We READ, We TALK Book Club

2 pm-4 pm @ Main Branch  (115 W. Hill Ave.). The second discussion of House of Broken Angels by Luis Alberto Urrea. The story by a Pulitzer Prize finalist, the De La Cruzes, a family on the Mexican-American border, celebrate two of their most beloved relatives during a joyous and bittersweet weekend. Get ready for some great conversations, good food and tons of fun! For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

Step into Fall  ArtsCrawl in Downtown Gallup

7 pm-9 pm @ Art,  Artist Demo’s, Gallery Openings, Live Music, Hands on Crafts and Games for the kids.  Food and Craft Vendors.  Parking is available on Aztec Avenue in the lots between 2nd and 3rd Streets or along Route 66.

Self-defense with Matt & Dillon.

10:30 am Join Matt and Dillon for their self defense class at the ranch.  Matt offers practical self-defense training based on basic kickboxing and development of individual attributes, focusing on personal awareness and ability to react to physical threat for all ages.  Everyone is welcome.  We encourage all participants to please bring a mouthpiece.  For more information email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

SUNDAY, November 10

Taizé  Candlelight Service

4 pm @ Westminster Presbyterian Church (151 Hwy. 564). With the theme “Prayers for the World.” Take this opportunity for silent reflection with music, scripture, and prayer for the healing of so much suffering in our broken world and planet.  All are welcome!   For more information: Kathy Mezoff: (505) 870-6136.

Popovich Comedy Pet Theater

3 pm @ El Morro Theatre (207 W. Coal Ave.). Enjoy watching rescued dogs and cats as they show off their acting skills alongside some talented humans. Tickets are available at brownpapertickets.com/event/4412025 or (800) 838-3006. For a sneak peak of the show go to https://youtu.be/VaVTXtZCp5s

MONDAY,  November 11

Library Closed – Veteran’s Day

9am-8pm @ Main Branch  (115 W. Hill Ave.).

Library Closed – Veteran’s Day

9am-8pm @ Children’s Branch (200 W. Aztec Ave., Gallup).

No School for GMCS – Veterans Day

Veterans Day Observance Ceremony and Parade

10 am Observance Ceremony, Veterans Plot, Hillcrest Cemetery (960 W. Aztec Ave., Gallup). 10:30 am Parade Lineup Gurley Motor Body Shop Parking Lot (800 W. Aztec Ave.) 11 am Parade begins (Aztec Ave. To the Courthouse Square (207 W. Hill Ave.); 11:30 am Official Ceremony Honoring Veterans @ Courthouse Square. Free to the community. For more information: (505) 722-2228.

Veterans Day Store Celebration

9 am all National Park Sites are providing free entry.  On this day only, the Western National Parks Association Bookstore at El Malpais National Monument (11000 Ice Cave Rd., Grants) is providing 15% off all store items.

TUESDAY,  November 12

Creative Coding

4 pm – 5:30 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave., Gallup). Learn coding basics with a creative twist.  For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

Learn your phone- bring in your phone and learn to use the basic features (Drop-In)

3 pm-6 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave., Gallup). Computer classes for the community for all levels. Classes limited to ten students. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

Special County Commission Meeting

9 am-12 pm @ McKinley County Chambers (207 W. Hill, 3rd Floor Chambers)

WEDNESDAY, November 13

Wednesday Night Films

5:30 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave., Gallup). This week’s film: Drunktown’s Finest

Open MakerSpace Tech Take Apart

4 pm-6 pm @ Children’s Branch (200 W. Aztec Ave., Gallup). Get technical this month where we will take apart computers, keyboards and other electronics. Intended for ages 8 and above.

Story Time Wednesdays

10:30a.m-11:30 am @ Children’s Branch (200 W. Aztec Ave., Gallup). Shimá Storytelling. Shimá Storytelling is an active and engaging program for children of all ages featuring storytelling, singing, and activities in Diné Bizaad. We are a team of Mothers who are actively involved in strengthening k’é through the revitalization of the Diné language beginning first at home with our little ones. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ;(505) 726-6120.

Lobo Platform Workshop Session

10:30 am-11:30 am @ UNM Gallup (705 Gurley Ave.) SSTC 228. Information sessions address how to request and print unofficial transcrpits, look up your Cumulative GPA, how to pring your class schedule and more.

Scholarship Workshop

12 pm-4 pm @ UNM Gallup (705 Gurley Ave.) GH 1146 TRIO/SSS Conference Room. Presented by the Office of Navajo Nation Scholarship & Financial Assistance. Spring 2020 application is currently open.

THURSDAY,  November 14

Crafty Kids (all ages)

4 pm-5 pm @ Children’s Branch (200 W. Aztec Ave., Gallup). Crafts for the whole family. This week’s activity: Tissue Box Monsters

Facebook Basics – learn to use Facebook to share, communicate, and stay connected

4 pm-5 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave., Gallup). Computer classes for the community for all levels. Classes limited to ten students. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

UNM Gallup Nursing Program Information Session

3 pm @ UNM Gallup (705 Gurley Ave.). Session will address Bachelors and Associates Degree in Nursing Program of Study, Program Application Process, Program costs and more. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

ONGOING

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.

Future Foundations: Baby Bounce & Boogie

10 am-11 am @ Future Foundations Family Center (551 Washington Ave., Grants). Baby Bounce and Boogie is designed for newborn to 3 years of age and their parents. Offered free of charge, however donations are welcome! Every other Wednesday. For more information: (505) 285-3542.

No Half Stepping

9 am-11am @ Hozho Center (216 W. Maloney, Gallup). AA meeting Tuesdays. For more information: (505) 862-1911.

City of Gallup’s Sustainable Gallup Board

3:30 pm-5 pm @ the Octavia Fellin Library Meeting Room (115 W. Hill Ave., Gallup)   first Monday of the month. Community members concerned about environmental issues are welcome. Call (505) 722-0039 for information.

Gallup Storytellers Toastmasters

6:30 pm @ Earl’s Restaurant (1400 East Highway 66, Gallup). Toastmasters meets every Thursday (except holidays). Guests welcome. For more information: Fran Palochak (505)-879-6570 or Carl Ballenger (505) 879-0191.

Gallup-McKinley County Humane Society

Wednesdays are low-cost Spay and Neuter Days, at the Gallup-McKinley County Humane Society (1315 Hamilton Rd., Gallup). 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.

Rockin J Reawakenings Dog Training

2 pm every Friday and 9:30 am every Saturday dog training needs and assistance. 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 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

Free HIV Rapid Testing

9:30 am-4:30 pm Monday - Thursday @ First Nations Community HealthSource, (1630 S. Second St., Cedar Hills Plaza 262-#11, Gallup). 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, Gallup). 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., Gallup)  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.,Gallup) (in the library). All are welcome.

 

Community Pantry

10 am-4 pm, Tuesday through Friday (1130 E. Hasler Valley Rd., Gallup). 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) Gallup’s longest-running live show!

 

Gallup Solar

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

 

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

 

Hope for the Holidays Gala

5:30 pm-12 am @ Elks Lodge (1112 Susan Ave.) Saturday, Nov. 16. Decorating will begin at 3 pm Nov 15. This is a Community Pantry event.

 

2nd Look on 2nd Street

Stroll “Gallery Row” in downtown Gallup Nov. 19 for art shows, artist talks and artist demos at opo, ART123, LOOM Galleries and Camille’s Sidewalk Café.

 

Wine & Painting

6 pm-9 pm Nov. 21 @ ART 123 Gallery (123 W. Coal Ave.).

 

Quevaughn Bryant’s One Man’s Stand Comedy Show!

7 pm-9 pm Satuyrday Dec. 7 also appearing Maurice Northup at El Morro Theatre Events Center (210 S. Second St.)

 

Red Rock Balloon Glow

6 pm @ Rio West Mall (1300 W. Maloney Ave.). Sat. Dec. 7. This Community Pantry

event will include sales of hot chocolate.

 

Festival of Trees

Nov 25 - Dec 7 @ Rio West Mall (1300 W. Maloney Ave.). Tickets will be sold in the mall for this Community Pantry event.