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COMMUNITY FILE 4-14-14

 

SAFER NEW MEXICO NOW AND THE FARMINGTON FIRE DEPARTMENT ARE HOLDING A FREE CAR SEAT FITTING STATION SATURDAY (4/19)…….. CERTIFIED TECHNICIANS WILL PROVIDE HANDS-ON INSTRUCTION ON THE CORRECT USE OF CHILD SAFETY SEATS…..TO SCHEDULE YOUR FREE APPOINTMENT CALL 1-800-231-6145.

 

 

THE KIRTLAND CENTRAL  DINE’ YOUTH COUNCIL IS HOLDING A 5K FUN RUN/WALK SATURDAY (4/19)…..REGISTRATION STARTS AT 7:45AM ON ROAD 6480 IN KIRTLAND, ACROSS FROM TWIN PEAKS…..FOR MORE INFO CALL 505-598-5881.

 

 

THE SAN JUAN COLLEGE ORCHESTRA WILL PERFORM IN CONCERT FRIDAY NIGHT (4/18) AT THE HENDERSON FINE ARTS CENTER AT 7PM…TICKETS ARE $8 FOR ADULTS AND $6 FOR STUDENTS AND SENIORS... FOR MORE INFO CALL 566-3430 OR VISIT www.sanjuancollege.edu/silhouette

 

 

THE FARMINGTON ELKS LODGE IS HOSTING A CHILDREN’S EASTER EGG HUNT SATURDAY (4/19) OFF PINON HILLS BOULEVARD, ACROSS FROM THE BACK ENTRANCE INTO SAN JUAN COLLEGE……THE EGG HUNT STARTS AT NOON.

 

 

THE EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA IS FRIDAY (4/18) AT SYCAMORE PARK COMMUNITY CENTER…..ACTIVITIES RUN FROM 9AM-NOON WITH AN EGG HUNT TO START AT 10AM SHARP FOR ALL AGE GROUPS….FOR MORE INFO CALL 566-2480.

 

 

A SCREENING OF THE DOCUMENTARY “URANIUM DRIVE-IN, HALF LIFE OF THE AMERICAN DREAM” WILL BE HELD THURSDAY NIGHT (4/17) AT THE SAN JUAN COLLEGE LITTLE THEATER…..THE SCREENING STARTS AT 7PM AND ADMISSION IS FREE…..FOR MORE INFO CALL 566-3430.

 

 

THE FARMINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED FRIDAY-SUNDAY (4/18-20) FOR THE EASTER HOLIDAY WEEKEND…..ONLINE RESOURCES WILL STILL BE AVAILABLE AT www.infoway.org

 

 

A TWEEN TWILIGHT EGG HUNT IS HAPPENING THURSDAY NIGHT (4/17) AT SOFTBALL FIELD #2 NEXT TO THE FARMINGTON REC CENTER…..THE EGG HUNT IS FOR THOSE AGE 10-13 AND STARTS AT 8PM, BUT YOU MUST BE PRE-REGISTERED BY NOON ON THE 17TH….THE COST IS $5 PER PERSON….FOR MORE INFO CALL 599-1184 OR VISIT www.fmtn.org/recreation

 

 

SAN JUAN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER IS OFFERING LOW COST BLOOD SCREENINGS WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23RD…..THE SCREENINGS WILL BE HELD AT THE SAN JUAN COLLEGE HENDERSON FINE ARTS BUILDING FROM 6-9AM…..FOR MORE INFO CALL 505-609-6449 OR VISIT www.sanjuanregional.com

 

 

“CONVERSATIONS ABOUT DEMENTIA” WILL BE THE TOPIC OF A FREE EDUCATION SESSION WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23RD AT THE SYCAMORE PARK COMMUNITY CENTER…..THE SESSION STARTS AT NOON AND IS OPEN TO ALL….FOR MORE INFO CALL THE NM CHAPTER OF THE ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION AT 1-800-272-3900.

 

 

“BEYOND E-MAIL”…A FREE CLASS ON 21ST CENTURY COMMUNICATION METHODS IS HAPPENING THURSDAY, APRIL 24TH AT THE IGNACIO COMMUNITY LIBRARY…..THE CLASS IS FREE BUT PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED…..FOR MORE INFO CALL 970-563-9287.

 

 

THE 6TH ANNUAL EARTH DAY CELEBRATION IS SATURDAY, APRIL 26TH AT AZTEC RUINS…..THE EVENT RUNS FROM 10AM-2PM AND INCLUDES CRAFTS, GAMES, EXHIBITS, PERFORMANCES BY THE ACOMA RAIN DANCERS AND MORE…. ADMISSION IS FREE….FOR MORE INFO CALL 334-6174.

 

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 26TH HAS BEEN DESIGNATED AS “PRESCRIPTION DRUG TAKE BACK DAY”…..UNUSED AND OR EXPIRED PRESCRIPTION DRUGS CAN BE DROPPED OFF THAT DAY FROM 10AM-2PM AT BOTH FARMINGTON WAL-MART LOCATIONS, THE AZTEC SAFEWAY AND FARMERS MARKET IN BLOOMFIELD.

 

 

THE SAN JUAN SYMPHONY PRESENTS ITS 4TH AND FINAL CONCERT OF THE SEASON SATURDAY, APRIL 26TH AT THE COMMUNITY CONCERT HALL IN DURANGO…..THE CONCERT STARTS AT 7:30PM AND FOR TICKETS AND MORE INFO VISIT www.durangoconcerts.com

 

 

A FREE EVENT AND DUNK SHOW FEATURING FORMER SLAM DUNK CHAMPION KENNY DOBBS TAKES PLACE FRIDAY, APRIL 25TH AT THE FARMINGTON HIGH SCHOOL GYMNASIUM….THE EVENT STARTS AT 7PM AND ALL AGES ARE INVITED….FOR MORE INFO CALL THE FOUR CORNERS YOUTH ALLIANCE AT 505-402-5237.

 

 

THE SANTA FE OPERA’S SPRING TOUR WILL MAKE A STOP AT THE SAN JUAN COLLEGE LITTLE THEATER WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30TH…..”TRUE NORTH” WILL BE PERFORMED AT 7PM….ADMISSION IS FREE ON A FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED BASIS…..FOR MORE INFO CALL THE SAN JUAN COLLEGE BOX OFFICE AT 566-3430.

 

 

THE GOLDEN APPLE FOUNDATION OF NEW MEXICO IS ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR THE “GOLDEN APPLE AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING”…..THIS YEAR’S AWARD IS FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL TEACHERS AND NOMINATIONS MUST BE MADE BY APRIL 30TH…..FOR MORE INFO VISIT www.goldenapplenm.org

 

 

A NAVAJO TRADITIONAL TOBACCO SPRING STORYTELLING TAKES PLACE WEDNESDAY (4/16) AT THE BROOKS ISHAM PERFORMING ARTS CENTER AT KIRTLAND CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL….COME LEARN ABOUT THE IMPORTANCE OF HEALTHY LIFESTYLE CHOICES AND THE DANGERS OF SECOND HAND SMOKE….EVENTS RUN FROM 4:30-8PM.

 

 

REGISTRATION IS OPEN NOW FOR A “VIOLENCE IN THE WORKPLACE” CONFERENCE…..THE CONFERENCE IS GEARED TO EMPLOYERS AND WILL BE HELD APRIL 30TH AT SAN JUAN COLLEGE…..REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23RD….FOR MORE INFO CALL 326-5614.

 

 

THE SAN JUAN ROTARY CLUB AND LEADERSHIP SAN JUAN ARE SEEKING SPONSORS FOR THE 3RD ANNUAL “FLAGS OF REMEMBRANCE HEALING FIELD” TO BE HELD MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND……FOR MORE INFO ON BECOMING A SPONSOR, DEDICATING A FLAG OR VOLUNTEERING YOUR TIME, PLEASE VISIT www.healingfield.org/farmington14 OR CALL 505-860-3843.

 

 

REGISTRATION IS OPEN NOW FOR THE “NOT QUITE 5K FAMILY FUN RUN” TO BE HELD SATURDAY, APRIL 26TH AT RIVERSIDE PARK…..PRE-RACE REGISTRATION IS $20 AND PROCEEDS BENEFIT AZTEC TRAILS & OPEN SPACE….FOR MORE INFO STOP BY AZTEC URGENT CARE OR CALL 505-419-1813.

 

 

REGISTRATION IS UNDERWAY FOR THE FARMINGTON BOYS & GIRLS CLUB BENEFIT GOLF TOURNAMENT TO BE HELD APRIL 25TH AND 26TH….ENJOY FREE MEALS, FREE RANGE BALLS AND FREE MULLIGANS DURING THE TOURNEY…..FOR MORE INFO VISIT www.pinonhills.golf.com OR CALL 599-0108.

 

 

UNITED BLOOD SERVICES NEEDS YOUR HELP WITH BLOOD DONATIONS…..THERE ARE SEVERAL UPCOMING BLOOD DRIVES OR YOU CAN DONATE AT THE UNITED BLOOD SERVICES FARMINGTON OFFICE….TO FIND OUT WHEN AND WHERE YOU CAN DONATE VISIT www.bloodhero.com OR  CALLING 325-1505.