Community Events Calendar





New show/sale at Gallery 140
Las Vegas Arts Council 140 Bridge St
1-4 pm, Tuesday through Saturday

Petition to Continue Funding Arts and Humanities
Preserve the National Endowment for the Arts
and the National Endowment for the Humanities
Consider signing!

New Display at CCHP -Beginning  February 24, 2017 
Topic: The Travel along the Santa Fe Trail – Today,  By Jeff Dyleski

Outrageous Art?  Outraged Artist?
Check out this call for art to be shown at
Mayeur Project 200 Old Town Plaza
Deadline 2/24 and 2/25 Show March 1-31
Entry forms available at Gallery 140
Click here for full-sized poster.

Refugees Speak
, sharing their stories and answering questions
Presented by the United World College in the Kluge auditorium
A reception will follow, donation info and details HERE
1:00 pm, Sunday, 2/26 Free and open to the public

NMHU Concert Schubertiade, Kennedy Hall
Sunday, Feb 26, 3pm

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Women. Women. Women.
2Ten Galeria February-March 2017 Fashion Illustrations
Plus all the usual beautiful fine arts and crafts!
210 on the Plaza, Las Vegas NM


Custom Ceramic Tiles by Harry and Betsy Minter
Featured Artists for February 2017
at El Zocalo Cooperative Gallery at 1809 Plaza


“Paint and Whine  Wine” with Connie Mack
Learn and paint “Outsider Art” at Lavender Lane Studio
$35.00 includes little foods and wine
Call to reserve space 425-9267
5:30 – 8:30 pm, Fridays


Sundays!  Watercolor Meditation to Nurture Your Soul
at Lavender Lane Studio Click for details
*No Experience Required *Process not Product Oriented
*Guided Color Exercise 505-426-0377
10-12 Sundays

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


Bambi Doe Blake – A Creative Crafting Experience
Click for full-sized poster pdf
Small group gatherings for crafting inspiration
Stimulating imaginations and
Discovering the tiny treasures of Bambi’s collections
Contact information on poster



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
 Mallette’s – Mora Hwy mm 3, Las Vegas, NM
Double Up Food Bucks program continues
EBT machine for SNAP cards or debit
9 am- noon, or 8 am for early birds.


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
There is still time for a few more exhibits
Info on the Community Gallery
Entry forms and submission information

animated-dog-image-0077Sweetie 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.  A note for you here.

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-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@Plaza is taking a break.
Click HERE for more information.


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


For those who plan ahead…
When you schedule an event, let us know.
We will try very hard not to double schedule anything,
and hope no one else will either!

Entrepreneurial Network Forum
Artists as Entrepreneurs
Date and time in March to be announced
(Especially designed to introduce local artists to their role as entrepreneurs!)

El Zócalo Cooperative Art Gallery LLC – featured artist for March is Meredith Britt, fanciful collages, paintings & sculptures.

UWC Cultural Show –
evening, March 4

NMHU Concert Mishler Scholarship Recital
Kennedy Hall
Sunday, Mar 5, 3pm

Truth Be Told:  Contemporary American Memoirs
An NMHU Reading Group
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed
6:00-7:00 pm, Tuesday, 3/7/17


$20.00 includes materials
10am – Noon, Saturday, 3/11


Gross Receipts Tax Training Workshop
LCC Small Business Development Center and the State Tax and Rev will present. Click link to register
LCC Student Service Conference Room
10 am – 12 Noon, Wednesday, 3/15

Annual Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner
Las Vegas First Independent Business Alliance
West Las Vegas School Cafetorium
Friday, 3/17/17

$25.00 includes materials
*BRING things to stencil: Chair, barn wood, clothing, paper etc.
10:00 – Noon, Saturday, 3/18

NMHU Concert Choir
Ilfeld Auditorium
Sunday, 4/2/17


Truth Be Told:  Contemporary American Memoirs
An NMHU Reading Group
Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic by Alison Bechdel
6:00-7:00 pm, Tuesday, 4/4/17

Light Spectrum Concert –  (Tentative)
Wednesday, 4/12/17


Friday, April 21
Jazz Ensemble, Kennedy Lounge/SUB Theater

Sunday, April 23
NMHU Madrigal Choir
Ilfeld Auditorium

Friday, April 28
Original Music Concert, SUB Ballroom

MAY 2017
Castañeda Series Event – at Historic Ilfeld Auditorium May 13, 2017 

JUNE 2017

JULY 2017
Las Vegas Fiestas  July 4, 2017 Date TBD

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
Historic Homes Tour Saturday, August 5
The 39th Annual People’s Faire  August 26, 2017

2017 Meadow City Music Fest September 22-24 (TBD)





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

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