Today — Rural Bookmobile East provides public library service at Amistad School from 9:30 to 11 a.m.; at Nara Visa Post Office from 12:30 to 2 p.m. (CST) and at Logan Community Center from 2:15 to 3:15 p.m. Call 461-1206 for more information.
Today — The Library Board meets at the Tucumcari Public Library at noon.
Today — Altrusa will hold a meeting at Bambinos restaurant at noon. Guest speaker will be Ida Bender, vice governor from District Ten.
Today — The Class of 2008 Parent Committee will meet in the Mesalands Community College lobby at 5:15 p.m. All interested parents are encouraged to attend. Contact Yvette Fazekas at 461-2874 or Kim Enriquez at 461-4437 for more information.
Wednesdays ongoing — Story Time for children 2 1/2 to 5 continues at the Tucumcari Public Library. Registration is continuing for Story Time, which will be held in three different sessions every Wednesday through Dec. 14. The second session will begin Jan 18 and continue through April 5. Call 461-0295 for more information..
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 — Rural Bookmobile East provides public library service at Mosquero School from 9:20 to 10:30 a.m.; at Roy School from 11:40 a.m. to 12:40 p.m.; at Roy Post Office from 1:30 to 3 p.m.; and at Mosquero Post Office from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Call 461-1206 for more information.
Thursday — St. Anne’s annual “pasghetti” dinner at Hammond Hall, 424 S. Fifth St., from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and from 4:45 to 6:45 p.m.
Fridays ongoing — Thank God It’s Friday (TGIF) is provided for students K-5th grade on Fridays when there is no school in Tucumcari or no scheduled holiday. Register upon arrival at First Christian Church, 1701 S. Fourth St., from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 461-2723 for more information.
Saturdays ongoing — Tucumcari Farmers’ Market at Whales Park, corner of Lake Street and Rt. 66, from 5-7 p.m. Call Bobbie DeFoor at 576-2400.
Saturday – The Eastern New Mexico Bluegrass and Old Tyme Music Association will have a bluegrass music program, at the Quay County Exhibit Center. Music begins at 7 p.m. Admission is free. Activities are drug/alcohol free, family friendly and there are door prizes. The public is invited and all musicians are welcome to play. Call 461-0457 for more information.
Sunday — A retirement celebration for stylist Beverly Currell will be held at the Elk’s lodge from 2 to 4 p.m. For more information, call Tonya Rigdon at 461-3110.
Tuesday — Rural Bookmobile East provides public library service at Conchas Post Office from 9 to 10 a.m. and at Newkirk Post Office from 3:30 to 4:15 p.m. Call 461-1206 for more information.
Tuesday — The Planning Commission meets at City Hall at 5:15 p.m.
Tuesdays ongoing — Tucumcari Farmers’ Market at Whales Park, corner of Lake Street and Rt. 66, from 5-7 p.m. Call Bobbie DeFoor at 576-2400.
Oct. 27 — The annual Breast Cancer Awareness luncheon with guest speaker will be held at Mesalands Community College, room A 121-123, from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. This event is free to the public but space is limited and reservations are required. Call 461-4413, ext. 100.
Oct. 27 — The Housing Authority meets at City Hall at 5 p.m.
Oct. 27 — City Commission meets at City Hall at 6 p.m.
Oct. 30 — Ollabelle Concert of contemporary rural American gospel, blues, bluegrass and country music at Tucumcari High School Auditorium begins at 3 p.m. The event is sponsored by Quay Council for Arts and Humanities and Dr. Dan C. Trigg Hospital. Tickets are $15 at the door or $12 in advance at the chamber; QCAH season tickets are good for this performance. For more information, call 461-1694.
Ongoing — The American Cancer Society needs volunteers to develop and implement Relay For Life in Quay County. The fund-raiser involves all members of the community, including those who have been touched by cancer and those who want to make a difference in the battle against cancer. Interested persons are invited to call the Tucumcari/Quay County Chamber of Commerce at 461-1694.
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.