Published: Tuesday, April 19th, 2005
Today Eastern New Mexico Rural Water Authority meeting — 10 a.m. at the Tucumcari Convention Center. Southwest Quay Soil Conservation District meeting — 7 p.m. Friday Swearing-in Ceremony of Robert Roark as the new Postmaster of Tucumcari — 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Tucumcari Post office, 220 S. First St. Refreshments will be served. Earth Day Activities —8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. for Tucumcari Elementary School and sixth grade student at the Tucumcari Outdoor Classroom, north of Tucumcari Elementary School. Banjo Snake Appalachian and Celtic Music Concert — 7 p.m. at Tucumcari High School Auditorium. Information: 461-9679 The Missoula Children’s Theatre and the student body of Mosquero Municipal Schools will present an original musical adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s classic, “The Jungle Book,” at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Tickets are $2 for adults and $1 for students. Saturday Keep Tucumcari Beautiful — in conjunction with the Great American Clean-up beginning at 9 a.m. at the Chamber of Commerce. Information: Yvette at 461-2143 Bluegrass Music program — 7 p.m. at the Quay County Exhibit Hall, 1000 Camino del Coronado. Logan-Ute Lake Chamber Chuck Wagon Cook-Off — Ute Lake State Park. Competitors work from authentic chuck wagons and cook in the 1880s cattle drives. Information: 505-487-2722 Upcoming Events l April 26 — City of Tucumcari planning commission at 5:15 p.m. at City Hall. l April 26 —Quay County Women Democrats will meet at noon at Mesalands Dinosaur Museum. The museum will furnish lunch. Information: 461-1997 l April 28 — Route 66 Mural Dedication, 11 a.m. at the east wall of Lowes, 105 W. Rt. 66. Refreshments will be served. R.S.V. P. to the Chamber of Commerce at 461-1694. l April 28 — City of Tucumcari housing authority meeting at 5 p.m. at City Hall. l April 28 — City Commission meeting at 6 p.m. at City Hall. l April 30 — Bobs’ Budget Pharmacy open house and robot dedication from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the pharmacy, 511 S. Second St. The Robot Dedication will be at 1 p.m. Information: 461-1200 l May 3 — Chamber Board of Directors Meeting , 5:45 at the Chamber office, 404 W. Rt. 66. Information: 461-1694 l May 3 — The Maternal, Child and Community Health Council and the DWI office will hold a joint meeting at 11 a.m. in the back area at Bambino’s. District Attorney Ron Reeves will be the guest speaker. Questions for Reeves must be submitted to the DWI office by April 25. For more information call the office at 461-6096. l May 5 — Cinco De Mayo Celebration at Mesalands Community College, 911 S. 10th St. Information: 461-4413. l May 10 — Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of Dr. Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the hospital. The keynote speaker will be Jim Hinton Presbyterian Health Services president and C.E.O. l May 12 — Tucumcari High School scholarship awards ceremony at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium. Information 461-3769 or e-mail THS_CC@hotmail.com l May 13 — Free camping on May 13 at Kampgrounds of America. To list items in the community calendar contact Tova Fruchtman at 461-1952 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline is 10 a.m. the day before the paper comes out.
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