Today — Registration for boys and girls flag football will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the City Fire Station (northeast of Citizens Bank). Open to ages Kindergarten through third grade; cost is $20 per player. For more info. call Tom Cassidy at 461-0110 before 5 p.m. or 461-1062 after 5 p.m.
Today — Girl Scout paper drive is accepting old newspapers for recycling that are not sun bleached and have not been wet. Drive runs 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Mesalands Community College Building C on 11th Street. Call Donna Lauriault at 461-4421 for more information.
Today through Friday — New Mexico State Fair, Junior Livestock Show’s annual sale in Albuquerque.
Monday — Quay County Commissioners will hold a regular meeting in the Commission Chambers in the Courthouse, 300 S. 3rd St., at 9 a.m.
Monday — Logan School Board meets in the library at the Logan School at 6 p.m.
Tuesday — The Quay County ASAP Coalition will hold its monthly Steering Committee meeting from noon to 1 p.m. at K-Bob’s. For more information call Susan Lease at 461-4922.
Tuesdays ongoing — Quay-Z Quilters meet on Tuesdays from 2-8 p.m. at Fire Station #2 on Rt. 278 (Norton Road). For more information, call Bonnie Weaver at 461-1334 or Linda Mageske at 461-6186.
Second Tuesdays ongoing — The Quay County Republican Party meets at Dean’s Restaurant the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. Dutch treat dinner starts at 5:45 p.m.
Fourth Tuesdays ongoing — Democratic Women are meeting the fourth Tuesday of each month at noon at Bambinos.
Wednesday — Arch Hurley Conservancy District Board of Directors will hold a regular meeting in the district office at 101 E. High St. at 9 a.m. The meeting is open to the public. For more information call 461-2351.
Wednesday — Altrusa will have a board meeting at Bambinos at noon. Call Glenda Reid at 461-2244.
Wednesdays and Fridays ongoing — “La Voz” Hispanic radio program airs on KTNM 1400 AM radio on Wednesdays and Fridays from 7 to 10 p.m.
Thursday — The Tobacco Youth Coalition will meet at the ASAP Coalition office at 109 E. Main St. from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Contact Susan Lease at 461-4922 for more information.
Friday through Sept. 18 — Quay-Z Quilt Show at the Convention Center from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. includes antique quilts, Hoffman Challenge and Michelle Watts, guest teacher. Call 461-1334 for details.
Fridays ongoing — Thank Goodness It’s Friday (TGIF) will be ongoing on the Fridays when there is no school in Tucumcari and when there is no scheduled holiday. The program for students in Kindergarten through fifth grade will be held at the First Christian Church at 1701 South 4th St. from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Older students are being accepted as mentors. Register upon arrival. Call 461-2723 for more information.
Sept. 19 — The Canadian River Soil and Water Conservation District will hold its regular meeting in the conference room of the Natural Resource Conservation Service at 706 South First Street in Tucumcari at 7 p.m. All interested persons are urged to attend these meetings, usually held the third Monday of each month.
Sept. 19 — The House Board of Education will hold a regular meeting in the school library at 7 p.m.
Sept. 19 — The San Jon Board of Education will hold a regular meeting in the ITV Room at 6 p.m.
Sept. 20 —The Mesalands Community College Board of Trustees will meet in Building A, Room 214 at 5:30 p.m.
Sept. 21 — Altrusa will hold a business meeting to include car party planning at Bambinos at noon. Call Glenda Reid at 461-2244.
Sept. 24 — Bluegrass music program and potluck dinner at Quay County exhibit hall. Pot luck starts at 5:30 p.m. Call 461-0457.
Sept. 23-24 — Heritage Dayze at the Tucumcari Historical Museum at 416 S. Adams will take place from noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 23 and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 24. Call the extension office at 461-0562 or the historical museum at 461-4201 for additional information.
Sept. 23-25 — The 13th annual Nara Visa Cowboy Poetry Gathering at the Nara Visa Community Center. Children’s program and evening program on Sept. 23; chuck wagon breakfast, outdoor poetry, evening program and dance on Sept. 24; breakfast and cowboy church Sept. 25. Call 633-2220 for additional information.
Sept. 28 — Rotary Air Show. Call 461-1200.
Ongoing — Veterans of Foreign Wars, Ladies Auxiliary Post 2528, is looking for Quay County World War I, World War II and Desert Storm veterans, living or deceased, for a memorial. Please contact Legislative Chairman Barbara Baker at 815-9651 or President Kathleen Lopez 461-7825.
Ongoing — The offices of the Quay County ASAP Coalition at 109 E. Main St. will be open for high school and middle school students to use computers and do homework. Hours are 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information, call 461-4922.
To list items in the community calendar call 461-1952 or e-mail:
The deadline is 10 a.m. the day before the paper comes out.