4/9 Calendar

Tucumcari Arts Festival Exhibit open to public — 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Tucumcari Convention Center
Beginning machine quilting class — offered by the QuayZ Quilters. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Norton Road Fire Station. Lunch will be provided. The cost is $30 per person plus $10 for supplies. The deadline to register is today. Information: 487-2696 or e-mailtucum58quilts@yahoo.com.
Tucumcari Arts Festival Exhibit open to public — 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Tucumcari Convention Center.

Quay County Commission Meeting — 9 a.m. at the Quay County Courthouse.
San Jon Board of Education meeting — 6 p.m. in the ITV room.
The Tucumcari Chapter of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association — regular monthly luncheon at noon at K-Bob’s restaurant. All members and federal employees are invited to attend. Information: 461-1584

VFW Delfido Gonzales Post 2528 Ladies’ Auxiliary elections of officers — at 7 p.m. at the post, 105 E. Main St.
The Quay County ASAP Coalition monthly meeting — noon at K-Bob’s Restaurant. Anyone interested is welcome to attend. Information: Susan Lease 461-4922.
Lodger’s Tax Board meeting — 10 a.m. at City Hall.

“ A Taste of Culture — Native American Day,” — in Building A Commons area at Mesalands Community College. The even will include exhibits, food, Navajo dancers, and guest speaker. The community is welcome. For information contact D’Shannon Mendez at 461-4413 ext. 189.
Public hearing on the Tucumcari Landfill — 6:30 p.m. at the Tucumcari Convention center.

Tucumcari city commission meeting — 6 p.m. at City Hall.

Applications deadline — for the Alpha Mu Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi scholarship. Two scholarships are available for graduating seniors in the amount of $200.
Applications can be obtained from the Apollo Gym at 121 East Main Street in Tucumcari. Mail to : Alpha Mu Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi; c/o Mary Jimenez; P.O. Box 427; Tucumcari, NM 88401.
You can hand deliver them to Apollo Gym.
Health survey deadline — last day to complete survey for Quay county citizens to give concerns to the New Mexico Health Department and Environment Department. They are available at the public library, City Hall, Quay County Extension office, Quay County Family Health Center, Public Health office, and the Quay County Manager’s office, in Tucumcari; the village office, senior citizen’s center and Logan Family Health Center, in Logan; the village office and senior citizen’s center in San Jon; and the village office in House.

• April 16 — Quay County Rabies Clinics will be in various locations throughout the day. The Tucumcari clinic will be at the City Warehouse, 302 W. Center St. from 9 a.m. to noon conducted by Dr. Tompkins and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. conducted by Dr. Corey. Dr. Farmer will conduct clinics in Nara Visa from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. (CDT) at the fire station; in Logan from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the fires stations and in San Jon from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the fire station. Rabies vaccinations for dogs and cats are $6 each. Other vaccinations will be available at additional cost. Please have your dog on a leash and cat in a carrier.
• April 17 — 4-H pig and lamb sale 2 p.m. at the Quay County Fair grounds.
• April 18 — The Canadian River Soil and Conservation District will hold their regular meeting at 7:00 p.m. in the conference room of the Natural Resource Conservation Service, 706 S. First Street, in Tucumcari.
• April 19 — The annual Roundhouse Review session will be held at the Holiday Inn from 12 p.m. until 1 p.m. The meetings will feature local legislators and include a briefing on how key business issues were addressed during the 2005 legislative session. A question and answer session will be included. Tickets are $12 per person and must be purchased in advance. Information: 461-1694
• April 20 — Eastern New Mexico Rural Water Authority at 10 a.m. at the Tucumcari Convention Center.
• April 22 — Outdoor classroom field day in honor of Earth Day.

To list items in the community calendar contact Tova Fruchtman at 461-1952 or e-mail tova_fruchtman@link.freedom.com. The deadline is 10 a.m. Friday for Saturday’s paper and 10 a.m. Tuesday for Wednesday’s paper.