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FRIDA y El Dia de Los Muertos
Gallery 140 is excited to announce a show curated by Bambi Doe Blake, honoring Frida Kahlo y El Dia de Los Muertos.
Open Tuesday through Saturday from 1 – 4 pm.
We close on October 31, with two pinata busting events that day.
Some silent auction items will be available for bid the last day of the show.  Come in and bid!

Third Annual Colleagues in Art 
Travelers Cafe 1814 Plaza St
October 1-31st

Save the Dates!  10/11,12,13

Community Planning – Your input is invited!
Hermit’s Peak Watershed Alliance
Community Design Workshops
Click HERE

NMHU Homecoming Week October  12-20

Celebrating 125 Years “Highlands Strong”


Narcissus & Echo
NMHU Music Program Opera
Andre Garcia-Nuthmann as Narcissus
Jennifer Perez as Echo
Click here for PDF and ticket info
7 PM, Saturday, 10/20 Ilfeld Auditorium

“Entering Magical Worlds”  Thursday Reading Group
Free book discussions, led by Donna Woodford-Gormley, NMHU English professor  Poster PDF       THIS WEEK!
Oct. 25 –The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
Nov. 29 – Coraline by Neil Gaiman
For info, contact April Kent at 505-454-3139, or visit the library


Cooking for a Cause
Sponsored by Rotary Club of Las Vegas
benefiting youth and educational programs and the community
Tickets $30 each or  2 for $50 available through Rotary members
6 PM, Friday, 10/26, NMHU Ballroom

Read Sharon VanderMeer’s story about
Cooking for a Cause

Click here

CROP Hunger WALK  Las Vegas|
25% of the money we get supports the Las Vegas Community Soup Kitchen, Comedor de San Pascual Soup Kitchen and the Samaritan House  Walk!  Recruit others!
Donate at
Help end hunger one step at a time!
Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018   9 am  UWC Field.

Take Back/Family Fun Day
Families  become more familiar available resources
Help law enforcement and other first responders improve their community relations, especially with children, learning first responders are there to help.
Community agencies will be invited to participate and to set up booths.  Fun, Activities, Games, Food, Learning
NMHU Melody Park
10 AM – 2 PM  10/27

Meadow City Academy of Music
LONE PIÑON at the Plaza Hotel –

A tribute to Antonia Apodaca
Click here for poster PDF
Lone Piñon is an acoustic conjunto from Northern New Mexico whose music celebrates the diversity and integrity of their region’s cultural roots.
7:30 pm  on Saturday, October 27, 2018

Alejandra Hernández
“Maybe I’m a lost soul, but I like this place”|
Gallery exhibit through Saturday, November 3, 2018
MAYEUR PROJECTS  200-202 Plaza Park Las Vegas or 505-434-0016
Open on Fridays and Saturdays  12 – 5pm or by appointment.





Phillip Trujillo:
Star Wars paintings, drawings, and sketches from Disney, Lucasfilm, and Topps licensed artist.
This one-man show and sale highlights the work of a 1994 Robertson High School graduate and successful professional artist at Las Vegas Arts Council’s Gallery 140.
Artist’s reception:  Saturday, November  3, 5-8 pm

Las Vegas Animal Coalition Fundraiser

Poster PDF

Saturday, November 3, 5 – 8 pm

Trolley Building NMHU Campus

Image result for sandhill cranes new mexicoSundays in November: Fall Flight Festival
The original tweetstorm! Migrating birds, educational programs, and a self guided driving tour through through the refuge’s back country.  More details as they becomeavailable.


Concert Choir: Sunday, November 4th at 3:00pm
Ilfeld Auditorium

Jazz: Friday, November 16th at 7:00pm
Ilfeld Auditorium

Madrigal Choir: Saturday, November 17th at 3:00pm
United Methodist Church




HU Singers: December 1st at 7:00 pm and December 2nd at 3:00pm Ilfeld Auditorium

Original Music Concert: December 7th at 7:00 pm Ilfeld Auditorium

Keep scrolling past the Ongoing Events for  infinity and beyond!
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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!

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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

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Be a featured interview on the One Roof Publishing website
Click HERE for more information

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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

Meadow City Gaming is on Facebook
Click here

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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

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Join the Las Vegas Arts Council.
Your membership makes a difference


Art Walk Event for 2018
has been postponed until further notice.
We are dreaming of an art walk/pub crawl
one or two day event.
If you are interested in brainstorming,
planning, steering, or volunteering, email us.

Event Planners!  This is FOR YOU!
Send us any arts-related, cultural, non-profit and community events.
We will place them on our calendar as we receive them.  Don’t wait for the details.  SAVE THE DATES!

Click HERE for the 2019 Events Listings