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Community Calendar February 7, 2020 - February 13, 2020

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FRIDAY,  February 7

Staff Development Day

Closed 9 am-6 pm @ Children’s Branch (200 W. Aztec Ave., Gallup).

Staff Development Day

Closed 9 am-6 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave.).

SATURDAY,  February 8

Story Time Saturdays

11 am-12 pm @ Children’s Branch (200 W. Aztec Ave., Gallup). Celebrate Black History Month with stories by Black authors.

Jeffrey Haas Book Signing

4:30 pm-6:30 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave.). Book signing and discussion of The Assassination of Fred Hampton: How the FBI and the Chicago Police Murdered a Black Panther.For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

8x10x20 Artist Challenge Show

7 pm-9 pm @ art123 Gallery (@ 123 W. Coal Ave.), Sat., Feb. 8.Two hundred artworks from the challenge that started in January.  The show will be on through March 7. For more information visit galluparts.org.

Ongoing Days of Protest

2 pm-3 pm @ Multicultural Center/Train Station (201 E. Highway 66. Wal, stand and sit for social and environmental justice. Bring posters and drums or other instruments to encourage peace, raise awareness and the volume on the need for an attitude and life-style change in our world. This protest is supported by the Gallup Interfaith Community. For more information: Larry (505) 879-3410 or Jessie (505) 399-1580.

Reawakenings’ Self-defense

10 am-2 pm @  Future Foundations Family Center multi purpose room (551 Washington Ave, Grants). Join Matt, Sherwin and Dillon  for our self defense at Futures in Grants. We will be doing demos and signing people up for class!  offer 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. 

Canine Compadres class

2 pm @ Rockin J Reawakenings Ranch (2 miles north on County Road 19 in Prewitt). We cover basic obedience, service dog training and support. Everyone is welcome. Please make sure your dogs are contained on a leash.

Blind Date with a Book

Check out a book from our display through the month and rate it by filling out the “Rate the Date” card with each book.  Return the card to the library by March 15 and be entered in a drawing to win a prize.  Post a picture with your blind date on our facebook or Instagram pages for a second entry into the drawing.  For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

SUNDAY, February 9

Taizé Service

4 pm Sunday, Feb. 9 @ Westminster Presbyterian Church – Gallup (151 State Hwy. 564) Taizé service of meditation and reflection. For more information: Kathy Mezoff (505) 870-6136.

MONDAY,  February 10

Dungeons & Dragons

4 pm-6:30 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave.).  The story continues. Head to the local market and purchase your supplies for a long journey through the forest to fight against evil minions to face the boss. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

New Year, New Skill (From Phone to Computer)

3 pm-4 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave.). Learn to transfer items from your phone to a computer.  Must bring your phone and the charging cable. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

Reawakenings’ Self-defense  with Emilio

5:30 pm-7 pm @  Harold Runnels Sports Complex (898 E. Wilson Ave. # 700, Gallup). We offer 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. 

TUESDAY,  February 11

Traveling Exhibit: Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission

Feb. 11 – March 10 @ Children’s Branch (200 W. Aztec Ave., Gallup). Explore what led the U. S. To accept this challenge and how the resulting 953,054 – mile voyage to the Moon and back was accomplished just 8 years after the program was authorized. The poster exhibition is brought to you, courtesy of the Smithsonian and the National Air and Space Museum.

New Year, New Skill (Learn Your Device)

3 pm-6 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave.). Learn to use your phone or other handheld device. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

Job Hunting with Google

3 pm-4 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave.). Workshops for job seekers and career climbers. Learn about Google’s free tools for resume building and job searching. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

Resumes with Results

4 pm-5 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave.). Workshops for job seekers and career climbers. Learn about Google’s free tools for resume building and job searching. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

The Grey Area: Mandatory Student Training

10:30 am @ UNM-Gallup (705 Gurley Ave.) SSTC 200. This is in-person and interactive sexual misconduct prevention training required of all UNM students. For more information: Jayme McMahon, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-7508.

Native American Studies – Campus Visit

3:30 pm or 6 pm @ UNM-Gallup (705 Gurley Ave.) SSTC 200. Learn about Native American Studies.

Reawakenings’ Self-defense  with Emilio

5:30 pm-7 pm @  Harold Runnels Sports Complex (898 E. Wilson Ave. # 700, Gallup). We offer 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. 

WEDNESDAY, February 12

Book Trailer Videography Workshop

All day @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave., Gallup). Workshops in scripting, videography, editing. Learn to operate a video recorder.  Must attend one workshop to be eligible for prize in the Young Adult Book Trailer Competition. Join us at the Main Library every Wed. This month at 5 pm. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

Storytime Wednesdays

10:30 am – 11:30 am @ Children’s Branch (200 W. Aztec Ave.). Celebrate Black History Month with stories by Black authors.

Wednesday Night Movies at the Library

5:30 pm-7:30 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave., Gallup). This week’s film: Loving

THURSDAY,  February 13

Crafty Kids

4 pm-5 pm @ Children’s Branch (200 W. Aztec Ave., Gallup). Crafts for the whole family. This week’s activity: Dove of Peace – Make doves in memory of Martin Luther King, Jr..

Book Trailer Scripting Workshop

5 pm-6 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave., Gallup). Workshops in scripting, videography, editing. Explore and learn script writing..  Must attend one workshop to be eligible for prize in the Young Adult Book Trailer Competition. Join us at the Main Library every Thurs. this month at 5 pm. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

Virtual Reality Basics

6 pm-7 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave., Gallup). Interactive program on emerging Virtual Reality technology. Learn the basics of the technology and how it can be used for education, development and entertainment.  Get hands on experience while learning the technical spcifications.  For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

Gallup Community Blood Drive

2 pm-7 pm @ RMCH 3rd floor Solarium (1901 Red Rock Dr.). Sign up online at bloodhero.com and enter the sponsor code: Gallup.  Walk-ins are welcome.

Canine Compadres class

6 pm Join our trainers at the Rio West Mall (1300 W. Maloney Ave., Gallup). We cover basic obedience, service dog training and support. Everyone is welcome. Please make sure your dogs are contained on a leash.

ONGOING

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.

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.

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.

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

RMCHCS Valentine’s Dinner Fundraiser for Gallup Battered Family Services

6:30 pm-9 pm Feb. 14 @ Knights of Columbus Hall (200 Apache Circle, Gallup). $65 per couple, $40 for singles. For more information: William Camorata, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 726-6944 or Casandra Lopez, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 726-6846.

Cybersecurity Workshop

9 am-11 am Tues. Feb. 25 @ Gallup Chamber of Commerce Meeting Room (106 W. Hwy. 66). This free workshop will provide information about how to protect your business in cyberspace.