Community Events Calendar


Gallery 140 is closed for a few days this week between exhibits.  If you need anything from LVAC, call 505-425-1085 and leave a message, or call/text 505-603-9543.


Weaving Dialogues: A Socially Engaged Art Project
The public is invited to participate.
Make connections. Build the community.
Click here for more details and to register.
Activist-Artists:  Lauren Karle and Jeni Hansen Gard
Conversations scheduled for Thursday, June 8, Friday, June 9,
Saturday, June 11, and Sunday, June 12

Painting Sessions for all ages

EVERY WEDNESDAY  in JUNE and JULY 10:00am till noon
$20.00 per class includes snack and all art supplies
Lavender Lane Studio Connie Mack 425-3013

Pasatiempo Fine Arts Academy
113 Bridge
For info on classes click here

Great article with details on Pasatiempo Fine Arts Academy
by Sharon Vander Meer Click HERE

People’s Faire arts and craft vendors
Entries are now being accepted
for the 39th Annual Faire August 26, 2017
Click here for info
90 days away!  Vendor spaces are assigned as paid entry forms arrive.


Featured at Galeria 210 June and July
Entrepreneur-Owner-Artist Linda Anderle
Click here for full sized flyer in PDF


Places: Photographs by Christine Hauber & Sean Weaver
May 8 – July 7
, Kennedy Alumni Hall Gallery

Call for Submissions for “Heroes”
*Plays, monologues, poetry, songs, film shorts
by or about veterans.
Click here for full sized flyer with details
Deadline for submissions 6/10


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MainStreet de Las Vegas announces the
“Downtown Planter Box Contest”
Winner receives $100 in Las Vegas Business Bucks
(to be spent at any LV First Independent Business Member)
AND a $65.00 body massage from Buena Vida Health & Wellness.
Judging takes place June 15!

Pendaries Art League Art Show
Click for PDF poster
Opening Reception
5 – 7 pm Friday, 6/30/17
Art Show
10 am – 5 pm Saturday, 7/1/17
10 am – 3 pm Sunday, 7/2/17



Sweetie Pie Initiative Animal Rescue  NEWS!!!
215 dogs received low cost spay/neuter services this year!
Now providing information and sign-ups at PLAZA DRUGS
178 Bridge St (Thank you Eloy Aragon!)
Wednesdays 11-2 and Fridays 3-6
Help prevent unwanted litters and spread the word.
$60 covers transport, surgery, shots, & microchipping!
No income verification required.

CINEFLIX at Ilfeld Auditorium
NMHU Campus
Free movies for the community!
Click here for schedule

Astronomy! astrooctober2016FREE Open Observatory
Days AND Nights!
Free Solar Observation Hours

1-4 pm Fridays, when the sky is clear
Free Night Sky Observation Hours
8 pm until late, Friday nights, when the sky is clear
Check out this video!

TriCountyTri-county Farmers Market – Saturdays
at 6th and University
Double Up Food Bucks program continues
EBT machine for SNAP cards or debit
8am- noon, or sellout


ARTISTS!  We highlight local calls here, but we often receive other calls.  Click here to see them.

Call for Artists and Proposals for A Community Gallery 140
Planned and executed by artists
Info on the Community Gallery
Entry forms and submission information

OneRoof - CopyArtists, Musicians, Small Business Owners
Be a featured interview on the One Roof Publishing website
Click HERE for more information

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Please register at
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 at the Old Mission Church
For youth on the corner of Socorro and Chavez
Great programs incl tutoring, dances, theater, choir,  just hang out…
Click HERE for their Calendar of Activities.
For more info, contact Pat Leahan, 505-652-8190

LasOpera House Cropped Vegas Opera Guild
A member of The Guilds of the Santa Fe Opera. Inc.
Educational, social programs to encourage appreciation of opera
Now on Facebook, click HERE
visit their web page HERE.
For membership information, contact Alan Wicks.

MissoulaKids - CopyMissoula Alumni & Friends
Post pictures and memories on our FB page
Missoula Boosters
Missoula Facebook Page

CCPLogoClearly Confused Productions
Theatre for middle school, high school, and college students
Old Town Mission Church
Contact Cyn Riley 505-426-6889

Help us honor Hubble’s memory!
License your dog(s), it’s the law!

kid-parkEVERY KID in a PARK
Fourth graders AND their families get a free pass to all national parks!
Click on the link to get your year-long pass!
Chaco Canyon, Bandelier, Pecos, Ft. Union, Carlsbad and more.

15 State Museums and Historic Sites – FREE
Available at NM public libraries for checkout
Borrow the pass for up to one week
Available at Carnegie Public Library


LVAC_ACD_BWWe hope you enjoy celebrating our arts and culture with us.
Join the Las Vegas Arts Council.
Your membership makes a difference


JULY 2017
Motorcycle Art at Gallery 140

Las Vegas Fiestas  July 4, 2017
Click for details 

Missoula Children’s Theater
  “Aladdin” July 10 – 15, 2017

Rough Rider Motorcycle Rally July 28-29


2017 Heritage Week

“Crossroads of Diversity”
August 4 – August 13

The Las Vegas Jewish Community – Then and Now
August 2017 at Gallery 140
Las Vegas Arts Council
140 Bridge Street
Hours and reception TBD

 Photo by David Goldberg Annual Cleveland Mill Dance with The Rifters
Location: Cleveland Roller Mill Museum, Highway 518 – mile marker 31 in Cleveland, NM (2 miles NW of Mora, NM)
Ticket(s): $20 per person at door  More info here
Date: Saturday, August 12th Time: 4:30 – 10 PM or later

39th Annual People’s Faire
A Day-long Celebration of Arts and Crafts
at Carnegie Library Park
Forms for vendor spaces are available here
and at Las Vegas Arts Council 140 Bridge St
Open Tues – Sat from 1-4 pm
10am – 5 pm Rain or shine, 8/26/17


60+ artists, native foods and baked goods, dance exhibitions and continuous musical entertainment.  Cleveland Roller Mill, a 3-story, adobe, water-powered historic flour mill  tours daily. Nominal admission into Museum. Parking $3 per vehicle
10 AM TO 5 PM  9/2 and 9/3 2017  

At the Border by Sharon Stillwater

The Winds of Change Collection
Sharon Stillwater at Gallery 140

September at Gallery 140
Las Vegas Arts Council|
“Paintings of the winds of change that blow ceaselessly, moving us through the cycles of life.”

MainStreet de Las Vegas
will host an event on September 15 at Carnegie Park from 6-9 pm
Details to follow.  Save the date!!


Pecos Studio Tour

September 16-17


Los Artesanos de Las Vegas Grandes
The traditional folk artists of Las Vegas


BER 2017
Silver Threads Quilt Show!


DECEMBER 2017  Annual Holiday Show



CCHP Awards Banquet
Time and Place TBA
Saturday, 1/27/18


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