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Community Calendar Jan. 22 – Jan. 28, 2016

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FRIDAY Jan. 22

Movie: Spectre

Starts: 6 pm. El Morro Theater, 207 West Coal Ave. PG-13.

Family Movie (all ages)

Join us for a free family movie. Starts at 4 pm. Children’s Branch, 200 W. Aztec Ave. Film: Frozen

Martin Luther King Jr. Discussion

The Octavia Fellin Public Library will hold a discussion on Martin Luther King Jr’s, Letter from a Birmingham Jail. The document will be available at the front desk to read. Registration is required and limited to 10 people. Starts at 6 pm. Location: Main Branch, 115 W. Hill Ave. Free

Award-Winning Lecture Series

Rehoboth Christian School presents Kurt Verbeek: Reframing Justice, Models from Honduras. This lecture kicks off 15 days of free liberal arts education, from an award winning lecture series. Live Internet video feed will be available. For online listening and archives of past lectures, please visit calvin.edu/January. From 10:30 am - 11:30 am. Location: 07B Tse Yaaniichii Lane. Free

Live Music

The Pat n Mike Show…Variety at its finest takes center stage from 7:30 - 9:30 pm at Coal Street Pub, 303 West Coal Ave. (505) 722-0117

SATURDAY Jan. 23

Family Empowerment Series

Please join us for a new family empowerment series: Good Food For Good Growth. Begins 10 am. Good nutrition and healthy growth and development go together. Learn ways in which you can share healthy eating habits with young children. Free and open to all interested parents and caregivers. For more information please call Maria Quintana (505) 566-3859. Location: 3539 E. 30 St, Farmington.

Special Meeting

There’ll be a JPM/Indian Education Committee Special Meeting at the Student Support Center, 700 S. Boardman Dr. Begins 9 am. For more information please call (505) 721-1000.

Live Music

The Navajo Wranglers…Country Western takes center stage from 7:30 - 9:30 pm at Coal Street Pub, 303 West Coal Ave. (505) 722-0117

SUNDAY Jan. 24

Movie: The Goonies

Starts: 2 pm. El Morro Theater, 207 West Coal Ave. PG.

 

 

MONDAY Jan. 25

Award-Winning Lecture Series

Rehoboth Christian School presents Eric O’Neil: Cyber Security in a shrinking world. This lecture kicks off 15 days of free liberal arts education, from an award winning lecture series. Live Internet video feed will be available. For online listening and archives of past lectures, please visit calvin.edu/January. From 10:30 am - 11:30 am. Location: 07B Tse Yaaniichii Lane. Free

TUESDAY Jan. 26

Award-Winning Lecture Series

Rehoboth Christian School presents Mitri Raheb: A Tough Calling: The Joys and Struggles of Pastoring in Palestine. This lecture kicks off 15 days of free liberal arts education, from an award winning lecture series. Live Internet video feed will be available. For online listening and archives of past lectures, please visit calvin.edu/January. From 10:30 am - 11:30 am. Location: 07B Tse Yaaniichii Lane. Free

City of Gallup

There’ll be a City Council meeting. Agendas will be available at least 72 hours prior to meeting. Starts at 4:30 pm. For more information please call, (505) 863 - 1254. Location: City Hall, 110 W. Aztec Ave.

WEDNESDAY Jan. 27

Toddler Time (ages 2 to 4)

An active and energetic program for toddlers, featuring music, movement rhymes, and stories. Starts: 10:30 am. Children’s Branch, 200 W Aztec Ave. Free

New Year, New Movies

Join us for a free family movie. Popcorn provided. Starts at 5pm. Main Branch, 115 W. Hill. Film: Ant-Man

Maker’s Club

A club for kids interested in science, math, building, and inventing (Ages 7 and up).  Each week will feature a different challenge, project, or experiment. Starts: 4 pm. Children’s Branch, 200 W. Aztec. This Week: Marble Run Creation. Free

Open-Mic-Night

Local talent takes center stage from 7:30 - 9:30 pm at Coal Street Pub, 303 West Coal Ave. (505) 722-0117.

Overeaters Anonymous

Meetings every Sunday at 6 pm, First United Methodist Church, 1800 Red Rock Dr, corner of Nizhoni/Red Rock. Enter northwest corner off Nizhoni; Library room.

THURSDAY Jan. 28

Crafty Kids

Fun crafts for the whole family (all ages). Starts at 4 pm. Children’s Branch, 200 W. Aztec. Make: Ground Hog Finger Puppet. Free

ONGOING

Community Pantry

The Hope Garden is offering organic produce for sale from 10 am - 12 pm, Tue - Fri. We are located at 1130 E. Hasler Valley Rd. All funds go to helping feed local folks. For personal attention call (505) 726-8068 or when visiting ask for Kenworth Jones.

First Indian Baptist Church

Monday Night Back to Basics Bible Class, Red Hills Trailer Park recreation center 7 pm; Tuesday Family Bible Study FIBC 501 S. 3rd St, 6 pm; Sunday Worship and Prayer at FIBC 501 S. 3rd, 10:30 am. Contact: Pastor Robert Fontenot (505) 979-0511. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it / www.fibcgallup.weebly.com

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 Rd.

Gallup Solar Meetings

Interested in learning more about solar energy? Come to a Gallup Solar meeting, held the first three Wednesdays of the month from 6 - 8 pm, East Logan Ave. Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call (505) 726-2497.

Gallup Sustainable Gallup Board

The City of Gallup’s Sustainable Gallup Board meets on the first Monday each month from 3 - 5 pm in the Mayor’s Conference Room at City Hall. Community members concerned about conservation, energy, water, recycling, and other environmental issues are welcome. Call Bill Bright at (505) 722-0039 for information. Location: 404 West Maxwell, Ave.

Habitat Gallup

Join us for the Habitat Gallup, a home building organization offering a hand up, not a hand out. We need your help to plan for our sixth home in Gallup. For more information please call Bill Bright (505) 722- 4226. Meets monthly on the third Monday of each month 6 – 8 pm. Location: 113 E. Logan Ave.

Historias de Gallup

The Library is collecting oral histories from people in the community. Historias de Gallup will focus on Hispanic History in the area and stories that will give listeners a picture of Gallup in the past. These histories will be recorded and stored at the library for future generations to listen to. Anyone interested in participating should contact the library to schedule an interview time. Latino Americans: 500 Years of History has been made possible through a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the American Library Association.  Information:(505) 863-1291 or email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Quilting Group

Come on down and join our quilting group. We have quilting bees every Tuesday from 9 am – 2:30 pm, and Thursday from 9 am – 2:30 pm. For more information please contact Virginia Gustafson (505) 879-3001. Located by the Playground of Dreams and Harold Runnels Center in the Larry Brian Mitchell Recreation Center, 705 Montoya Blvd.

Recycling Council

McKinley Citizen’s Recycling Council is a local non-profit working to increase recycling through education, community outreach, and partnership with local government agencies. MCRC meets the first Saturday of the month at 2 pm, at Red Mesa on Hill St. For more information please call (505) 722-5142 or visit www. Recylegallup.org.

Exploring the New Testament

The Westminster Presbyterian Church offers a Wednesday evening study: Exploring The New Testament. Join the Church on the Hill near Orleans Manor Apartments, as we dig deep into the early world of the church. We’ll discover more about the context of our Scriptures. Begins: 7 pm. For more information please contact, Pastor Lorelei (505) 905 - 3247. Location: 151State Highway 564.

SAVE THE DATE

Community Coffeehouse Event

The Community Coffeehouse is a celebration of music, poetry, and community. Join us Saturday January 30, 6:30 - 9 pm at the Church of the Holy Spirit. Location: 1334 Country Club Drive. Free

UNM Gallup

On Feb. 4, UNM Gallup’s Small Business Development Center will present their Success Client at the State Legislature in Santa Fe. The SBDC has selected, In Sight Technologies as their recipient of the award. This is a minority-owned business based in Gamerco, NM that specializes in Fiber Optics. For more information please contact Cynthia Jarvison (505) 722- 2220. Location: 490 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, NM 87505.

American Indian Day

Save the date! It’s American Indian day at the Legislature on Feb. 5. Broadening State Tribal Relations for generations to come. For more will be posted on the Indian Affairs Department website: www.iad.state.nm.us or call Nicole Macias at (505) 476-1600.

Navajo Nation Science Fair

The Red Rock State Park-Church Rock presents the Navajo Nation Science Fair, Feb. 23- 25. Registration deadline: Feb. 17 at midnight. Categories available include: animal science, behavioral and social science, biology, chemistry, and more. For online registration please visit: www.sciencefairregstration.com. For more information please contact the Dine School improvement: (505) 871-7452.

Events at Rio West Mall

Jan. 28 – Kazoo and Silly Hat Parade, 6pm at Center Court.

Feb. 11 – Valentine Acronym Contest Entries Due