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Community Calendar February 21 - February 27, 2020

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FRIDAY,  February 21

Navajo Rug Weaving Class

10 am-3 pm Diné weaver Lois A. Becenti will host a FREE Navajo Rug Weaving Class at the Main Library (115 W. Hill Ave., Gallup) from on the third Friday each month.  Beginning and advanced weavers are welcome. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

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.

YouTube

2 pm-3 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave.).  Learn how to create your own YouTube Channel and upload your original content to the internet.  Must have or be able to open a gmail account to participate.  For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

SATURDAY,  February 22

Story Time Saturdays

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

We READ, We TALK Book Club

2 pm-4 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave.).  The first discussion of “The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts” by Maxine Hong Kingston. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

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 and in control.

Reawakenings’ Self-defense

10 am @  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. 

Days of Protest

1 pm-2 pm @ Multicultural Center/Train Station (201 E. Highway 66). Join in unity when you can to bring attention to ending the violence in the Gallup community and the world, upon humans, non-human friends and Mother Earth.  This protest is supported by the Gallup Interfaith Community. For more information: Larry (505) 879-3410; Jessie (505) 399-1580.

MONDAY,  February 24

Desktop Publishing Basics

3:30 pm- 5 pm @ Main Branch (115 W. Hill Ave.). Learn how to create documents, flyers, and more using free software online. For more information: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; (505) 863-1291.

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.

Cibola County Pre-Primary Convention

1 pm @ Cibola County Convention Center (515 High St., Grants). Cibola County Democratic Party will begin credentialing at 5:30 pm. Credential challenges will be reviewed at 6 pm. Conbention will commence afterward with breakout meetings for all three wards.  For more information: Chairwoman Ashley Sarracino (505) 908-8628.

TUESDAY,  February 25

Gallup City Council Meeting

6 PM @ City Hall (110 W. Aztec Ave.).

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.

WEDNESDAY, February 26

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: Race

Indigenous Peoples Commission Meeting

4 pm-6 pm @ Gallup Fire Department Station #1 (1800 S. Second St.).

THURSDAY,  February 27

Crafty Kids

4 pm-5 pm @ Children’s Branch (200 W. Aztec Ave., Gallup). Crafts for the whole family. This week’s activity: Paper Plate Weaving – Create your own basket with this weaving project.

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.

Neighborhood Meeting with Councilor Linda Garcia, District 1

6:30 pm-8:30 pm @ Gallup Senior Center (607 N. 4th St.).

ONGOING

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.

Traveling Exhibit: Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission

Through  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.

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.

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.