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No street sales
El Defensor Chieftain is currently not allowing children to sell papers on the street until further notice.

Looking for rodeo queen
The Wild Bunch Rodeo Association, based in Magdalena, is looking for young women  between the ages of 16 and 22 to compete in the Rodeo Queen Pageant. Contact Peggy at 505-379-8839 for pageant application and rules. The application deadline is April 19.

Faith and science lecture tonight
“From the infinite to the subatomic, where do we find God?” is the subject of tonight’s Faith and Sience lecture series installment. The lectures are held at 7 p.m. at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Socorro.

Community support
An enchilada dinner at the Eagles Club on Friday from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. helps the Gonzales family, who lost their home and belongings in a fire Feb. 9.

Fishing derby
Socorro Community Fishing Clinic and Derby is for boys and girls ages 3 to 17 and is from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at Escondida Lake. Registration is from 7 to 8 a.m. at the lake. Each registered angler will receive door prizes. Anglers with the  longest fish will receive special prizes, and there will be a drawing for more than 60 fishing poles.

City of Socorro Running Series
Registration has begun for the Socorro Running Series beginning at 7:30 a.m. April 6, at the Plaza in Socorro. Register at www.newmexicosportsonline.com by April 4.