Calendar Of Events (05/22/14)
kNights Song Circle at the Cap, Thursday
Open mic at Sofia’s Kitchen, 7 to 9 p.m. Friday
Jen Exten at the Bodega, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Friday
Livingston Band at the Cap, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday
Live music at Sofia’s Kitchen, 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday
Blue Monday at the Buckhorn Tavern in San Antonio, 6 to 8 p.m. Monday
600 Pounds of Sin at the Cap, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. May 23.
Three Kitchen Creations cookings classes, focused on those with diabetes but open and free to everyone, will be held 2 to 5 p.m. May 27 at the Presbyterian Diabetetes Education Program office, 308 N. California St. To register or for more information, call 835-0610.
Gene Lessard will host a booksigning for “Grandfather’s Tale” 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday, May 22 at Socorro Library.
Warehouse 1-10, 110 N. Main St. in Magdalena will host 7 Video Installations: Diane Armitage, Michaela Bisbee, Hannah Hughes, Marisela LaGrave, Michael Mideke and Laura Schwamb. Opening reception is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 7. Installation runs June 7-21. Visit www.warehouse110.com.
Warehouse 1-10 ANNEX, 201 S. Main St. in Magdalena will host an opening reception 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 7 for “Five Pieces” by Michael Bisbee painting and installation. It runs through June 7-21. Visit www.warehouse110.com.
Magdalena Annual Open Studio & Gallery Tour, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 7. Come meet the artists in their studios or galleries located in some of Magdalena’s historic buildings. Painting, photography, printmaking, video, sculpture, fiber arts, jewelry, ceramics, poets, writers, music and more! Follow the blue flags. For more information and a complete map go to The Magdalena Chamber of Commerce Website at www.magdalena-nm.com, or call 866-854-3217 or 575-854-2400.
Alamo Gallery & Gifts, 1008 N. California St., will host free art book exhibition and workshop with artist Kate Padilla, 1 to 3 p.m. June 14. Please arrive at 1 p.m. Call 835-ARTS for more information.
The Socorro High School Class of 1994 will host its 20th reunion 6:30 p.m. to midnight June 21 at The Bodega. Tickets are $20. For more information or tickets, call Theresa Martinez Mishoe at 418-0334 or Jennifer Ware at 418-9296.
Socorro County residents interested in buying affordable farm-fresh fruit and vegetables delivered to Magdalena should register at www.bountifulbaskets.org, a not-for-profit food coop. For more information, call Cynthia at 575-518-8043 or Nadine at 835-8656.
Homeowners wanting wood chips for gardening projects are invited to stop by for a free permit available at the State Forestry Office on Highway 60 behind the Ark of Socorro Veterinary Clinic between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. weekdays.
Become a foster parent for a homeless cat or dog. The Socorro Animal Shelter is looking for homes to provide pets the opportunity to develop physically and/or socially, through loving attention, to prepare them for adoption. Call Juliet at 835-3103 or Stephanie, foster coordinator, at 480-2042.
El Camino Real International Heritage Center, Exit 115 off Interstate 25, has free admission for New Mexico seniors 60 and older on Wednesdays. Sundays all New Mexico residents are admitted free. For more information, call 854-3600 or visit www.elcaminoreal.org.
Tienda de Segunda Thrifty, 400 Spring St., accepts donations of furniture, clothing, kitchen appliances and more. Thrifty cannot accept broken or dirty furniture, and has no facilities to wash clothing so donations need to be clean. All workers are volunteers, and sales revenues are donated to senior programs in Socorro County. The store is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
ICAN Cooking is from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays at 198 Neel Ave., and from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Thursdays at 1014 N. California at ISD Office. For more information, call 835-0610.
Social Night Out for special needs individuals, ages 16 and older, is from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Socorro Youth Center. For more information, call Patti at 575-740-8418.
Midwest CAP Food Pantry is open from 9 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays at 904 Spring St. Senior Helpings are the first Wednesday of every month. Call Florie or Virginia at 835-0899 for information.
Puerto Seguro Safe Harbor is open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday to serve the homeless and in need. For more information, call Duane at 835-2895.
Story Hour and Craft Time is 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays at the Socorro Public Library. For more information, call 835-1114.
Recycle mixed paper, paperboard and cardboard from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. on the third Saturday of each month at the Plaza. For more information call the Chamber of Commerce at 835-0424.
Healthy Kids, Socorro County holds a Food System Meeting on the second Thursday of each month at 10 a.m. on the second floor of the Socorro public library at 401 Park St. to discuss food issues relating to obesity prevention in youth. Topics include food policy, farmers’ markets, community gardens and Bountiful Baskets. All are welcome. For more information, call Cynthia at 575-518-8043.
Healthy Kids, Socorro County holds a Built Environment Meeting on the first Thursday of each month at 2 p.m. on the second floor of the Socorro public library at 401 Park St. to discuss environmental issues relating to obesity prevention in youth. Bike to school, trails, and other topics concerning places to walk, run and bike will be addressed. All are welcome. For more information, call Cynthia at 575-518-8043.
Desert Writers meeting is on Tuesdays at 1 p.m. in the Socorro Public Library, 401 Park St. For more information call Cindy Kessler at 505-220-1563.
Save Our Bosque Task Force meets at 9 a.m. the first Tuesday of each month. For more information, call Doug Boykin at 835-9359 or visit www.sobtf.org.
Socorro Garden Club meets at 1:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month, locations vary. Call Susan at 835-0998 for more information.
DAV service officers meet 5-7 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the DAV Hall, 200 Fifth St. For more information, call 835-0843.
Animal Protective Association of Socorro meets at 5:15 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Chamber of Commerce. For more information call Valerie at 517-9094.
Engineers Without Borders meets the first and third Tuesdays at 6 p.m. at Jones Annex 108 at New Mexico Tech. All interested people are welcome. Contact Will Reiser at email@example.com for more information.
Que Posse 4-H meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Socorro County Fairgrounds. For more information call 835-0610.
Socorro Valley Bass Club meets at 7 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at K-Bob’s. For more information call Ron at 835-8123.
Socorro Gun Club meets at 7:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Kelly Petroleum Building on the New Mexico Tech campus. For more information call Cletus at 838-2637.
The Magdalena Chamber of
Commerce meeting takes place the first Wednesday of the month at 6 p.m. at Bear Mountain Coffee House. Call Danielle to confirm at 854-3310.
Socorro Republican Party meets the first Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at 115B California St. For more information call Della at 418-8145.
Socorro County Juvenile Justice Board meets the first Thursday of every month at noon at 111 School of Mines. For more information, contact Kirstin Keller at 575-517-0310
Civitan Club meets at noon the first Friday of the month at K-Bob’s. For more information, call Keith at 835-0052.
Socorro Train Gang meets 9 a.m. to noon the first Saturday of every month at the Hammel Museum. For more information, call Jon Spargo at 418-7534.
Socorro County Amateur Radio Emergency Service meets at 4:30 p.m. the first and third Sunday of every month at 198 Neel Street. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Alamo 4-H meets at 6 p.m. the second Monday of each month at the Alamo Wellness Center. For more information, call 835-0610.
Socorro Soil and Water Conservation District meeting is the second Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m. at 103 Francisco de Avondo. For more information, call Nyleen at 838-0078.