11/5 Calendar

Now through Sunday — Tickets on sale for the Five Mile Park fund-raiser, with the drawing to be held at the Quay County Exhibit Hall during the C.R.A.F.T. fair at 2 p.m. The winner will receive a quilt now on display at Wells Fargo Bank. For more information or to purchase a $5 ticket for a chance to win, call Robert Pacheco at 461-4403.
Saturday — Logan United Methodist Women are holding their annual holiday bazaar from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the fellowship hall of the church at the corner of Second and Armijo streets in Logan. There will be breakfast burritos, baked goods, crafts and lots of holiday items. Proceeds go to local and international missions, church and community needs.
Saturday — The Girl Scouts ask for old newspapers that are not sun bleached or have not been wet to be donated to their paper drive at Mesalands Community College Building C on 11th Street from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday — Christmas Crafters, Rock hounds, Artists Fair in Tucumcari (C.R.A.F.T.) is an all-day event each day at the Quay County Exhibit Hall at 1000 Camino del Coronado. All items are handcrafted. For more information, call 461-3721.
Sunday — Drawing for Five Mile Park fund-raiser at the Quay County Exhibit Hall during the C.R.A.F.T. fair at 2 p.m. The winner will receive a quilt now on display at Wells Fargo Bank. For more information or to purchase a $5 ticket for a chance to win, call Robert Pacheco at 461-4403.
Monday — Museum Board meets at the Tucumcari Historical Museum, 416 S. Adams St., at 3 p.m.
Monday — Rural Area Development (R.A.D.) Water Users Coop will meet at the Norton Fire Station one mile south on Norton Road at 5:30 p.m.
Monday — Urban Ballet Company performs La Llorona and an excerpt from Billy the Kid at the Tucumcari High School Auditorium, 1100 S. Seventh St., beginning at 7 p.m. Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the door. Quay Council for Arts and Humanities season passes are good for this performance. Dedicated to bringing dance to at-risk kids, the Urban Ballet Company reflects a fusion of classical and contemporary styles. For more information, call the chamber at 461-1694.
Tuesday — Lodgers’ Tax Board meets at City Hall, 215 E. Center Street, at 10 a.m.
Tuesday — Quay County ASAP Coalition is having its monthly Steering Committee meeting at K-Bob’s Restaurant from noon to 1 p.m. Interested persons are welcome to attend. Contact Susan Lease at 461-4922.
Tuesday — The Quay County Republican Party will meet at Dean’s Restaurant at 6 p.m.; Dutch treat dinner starts at 5:45 p.m.
Tuesday — Two sessions of On the Road to Living Well with Diabetes Workshop explains five important tests and how to prevent complications from diabetes. Participants will receive results of four tests. Only persons with diabetes may attend and preregistration is required. The workshop and tests are free and are located in the Extension Office in the basement of the courthouse at 1 p.m. and again at 5 p.m. For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 461-0562.
Tuesday — Holiday Surprises Cooking Workshop explores new dishes and modifies traditional favorites to help those with diabetes have a healthy holiday season. The workshop is free and open to anyone interested. Workshop is being held in the Quay County Extension Office in the basement of the courthouse from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 461-0562.
Tuesday — United Way Auction to be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at Wells Fargo Bank, 302 S. First St. with a live radio broadcast on KTNM AM 1400.
Wednesday — Altrusa will hold a board meeting at Bambinos Restaurant at noon.
Wednesday — Quay Council for Arts and Humanities board meeting will be held at the Chamber of Commerce at 1 p.m. Call 461-9679 for more information.
Wednesdays ongoing — Story Time for children ages 2 1/2 to 5 continues at the Tucumcari Public Library, with registration ongoing. Three sessions will be held every Wednesday through Dec. 14. Story Time will begin again Jan. 18 and continue through April 5. Call 461-0295 for more information.
Wednesdays and Fridays ongoing — “La Voz” Hispanic music radio program airs on KTNM 1400 AM radio on Wednesdays and Fridays from 7 to 10 p.m.
Thursday — A reception will honor Jeannette Maddaford’s 16 years of service to Quay County. She as its County Clerk for 14 years and for the last two years as Deputy Clerk and Chief Deputy Clerk. She has accepted the position of City Clerk/Assistant Finance Director with the City of Tucumcari. The reception will take place in the Commissioners’ Room of the courthouse from 4 to 5 p.m.
Thursday — City Commission meets at City Hall, 215 E. Center Street, at 6 p.m.
Friday — Quay County offices will be closed Nov. 11, 2005, in observance of Veterans Day.
Friday — Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.) will meet at Veterans’ Park at 11 a.m. with a luncheon meeting to be resumed at Bambinos Restaurant at approximately 11:30 a.m.
Friday — Tucumcari Middle School band and Tucumcari High School band and choirs will perform the annual Veterans’ Day program at the high school auditorium beginning at 7 p.m. For more information, contact Harold Sloan, music director.
Fridays ongoing — Thank God It’s Friday (TGIF) is provided for students K-fifth 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.
Ongoing — Tucumcari Recreation Department is taking registrations for upcoming third and fourth grade basketball leagues. Both boys and girls are eligible to participate. Cost is $25 per player. Register at Tucumcari Recreation Center, 900 E. Laughlin, from 4 to 9 p.m. until Nov. 9. Coaches are also needed. Call 461-1647 or 403-8491.
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:
ryn_gargulinski@link.freedom.com
The deadline is 10 a.m. the day before the paper comes out.