Community Events Calendar

Check out the excitement from the city where there’s always something to do!

ARTISTS!  New calls (including JOSEPH SHOW and QWEIRD SHOW)
for Gallery 140 have been posted!
Check ’em out!




2017 Holiday Art Show and Sale!

Regular Hours begin next week
Tuesday through Saturday 1-4
Plus Wednesdays until 7 pm



An Evening of WLV Art & Music
featuring Middle School and High School Choirs
High School Theatre & Sign Language Class
and High School Art Classes
Arnell David Arellanes, director/instructor
Emily Maestas, Music Instructor Ann Mishler, accompanist
McKaila Weldon, Art Instructor
WLVHS Cafetorium $5 adults – $3 seniors/students
Thursday, December 7 Art Exhibit – 6:30 PM, Music 7:00 PM

Chanukah 2017 will begin in the evening of Tuesday, December 12
and ends in the evening of Wednesday, December 20



Wednesday, December 13 (Evening Child Care)

Friday, December 22 (Evening Child Care)


Christmas is December 25

New Year’s Day is January 1, 2018




Annual Cross the Bridge promotion has begun!
Participating businesses  provide receipts for purchases
When receipts total $50.00, trade them at a participating* (starred) business for a chance to win Bu$ine$$ Buck$.
Drawing will be held the second Wednesday in January live on KFUN.
Every $50 in sales = one entry form
Winners receive varying amounts of Bu$ine$$ Buck$ to spend at member businesses.



Shop Local LVFIBA gift cards for sale
Available at Semilla and at Paper Trail
The perfect gift for eveyone
Available in $10.00 and $20.00 values
Use at any LVF IBA business
Read more here!

Libros Hecho de Paquetes
Books made from paper bags, a hands-on, limited-space art class using vintage handmade papers and various unique ephemera. No-fee, but any size bags of wild bird seed are graciously accepted.
Contact Bambi Doe Blake 505-425-2684


Leyendo with Lisa

Bi-Lingual Story Time
at Tome on the Range Bookstore
247 Plaza Street
1st and 3rd Saturdays of every month
Kids of all ages are welcome
11:00 am

Sweetie Pie Initiative Animal Rescue  NEWS!!!
215 dogs received low cost spay/neuter services this year!
Now providing information, sign-ups at PLAZA DRUGS
178 Bridge St (Thank you Eloy Aragon!)
Saturdays 9 am – 12 noon
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 Plaza Drug Store
Double Up Food Bucks program continues
EBT machine for SNAP cards or debit
9am- noon, or sellout

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
Or email

 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-parkDID YOU KNOW???   EVERY 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



Painting by Amber L. MacLean, Photo by Milt Deemer, Permission to use courtesy of Tito and Mary Chavez


Save The Date 1/18/18
Opening!  Reception!  Birthday Party for Joseph!
Local artists are collaborating to present an art exhibit of work featuring
Joseph Gonzales, Ambassador of Las Vegas.
Call for ART!
The show will open with a pot-luck reception the evening of Thursday, January 18, which also happens to be Joseph’s birthday.
A portion of the sales will go to Joseph’s favorite charities, and
100% of donations will be divided between them.


Literacy Fair – Details to follow
Celebrating the Beloved Dr. Suess
Sala de Madrid
Saturday, 1/27/18

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

Art Walk Event for 2018  has been postponed until further notice.
If you are interested in planning, steering, or volunteering, email us.




    Qweird – Art that is weird, unusual, peculiar, bizarre, unexpected.

at Gallery 140

140 Bridge St
Opens February 2
Reception February 9



Women’s Art Month



Recycled Art


David Pascale, Photographer




Kathryn Lenihan, Mary Crow Clevenger, and Carol Macomber




Heritage Art




Johanna Keenan, Nancy Leippe, and Charlotte Plantz

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