Published: Tuesday, November 1st, 2005
Today — Altrusa will meet at Bambinos Restaurant at noon for a program meeting by the membership committee. Call Glenda Reid at 461-2244. Now through Sunday — Tickets on sale now for the Five Mile Park fundraiser, 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. 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 — Public Health flu shot clinic at San Jon Senior Citizens Building is being held from 2 to 3 :30 p.m. Friday — Mesalands Community College Foundation is holding its third annual Hispanic Scholarship Fund Dinner Dance at VFW Post 2528, 105 E. Main St., with a social from 6:30 to 7 p.m., enchilada dinner from 7 to 8 p.m. and dance from 8 to 10 p.m. Advance tickets are required at $25 each and are available at Bob’s Budget Pharmacy, Mesalands Community College and the Success Center. Call 461-4413 for more information. 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. 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 — Rural Area Development (R.A.D.) Water Users Co-op 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 — The Quay County Republican Party will meet at Dean’s Restaurant at 6 p.m., with a Dutch treat dinner starting 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 interested persons and will be held at 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. 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: email@example.com The deadline is 10 a.m. the day before the paper comes out.
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