7/13 Calendar

Thursday — The Tucumcari Public Library, with the support of the Rotary Club, will host a magic show by Jamie O’Hara at the Elks Club, 2 p.m. The Elks Club is located at 2118 S. Adams St. Saturday — The Tucumcari Historical Research Institute will have a field trip to Cimarron for its members. They [...]

June 29 Calendar

Today Altrusa will hold a committee meeting at Bambino’s Restaurant, noon. The Tucumcari Public Library in conjunction with the Altrusa club will host a puppet performance entitled “Quest for the Junkyard Dragon” at the Tucumcari Elks Lodge, 2 p.m. The Tucumcari Housing Authority will meet at city hall, 5 p.m. The Tucumcari City Commission will [...]

June 25 Calendar

Tuesday — The Quay County Democratic Party will meet at El Toro restaurant, noon. Tuesday — The Tucumcari Planning Commission meets at city hall, 5:15 p.m. Tuesday — The Tucumcari schools board of education will hold a special meeting to vote on a four-day school week, administration building conference room, noon. Wednesday — USDA food [...]

June 18 Calendar

Today — Mother Road Rally — Various events scheduled around town and at Quay County Fairgrounds. Gates open at 9 a.m. at the fairgrounds. Sunday — The Amistad All-School Reunion will be held at the Amistad school. Registration at 3 p.m. (MDT). Call (806) 384-2374 for information. Monday — The Tucumcari schools board of education will [...]

June 18 Library Books

The following books are available at the Tucumcari public library: FICTION Velocity by Dean Koontz: A bartender receives a note from a serial killer and becomes an unwitting accomplice in choosing the murderer’s next victim. Rage by Jonathan Kellerman: Alex Delaware tries to figure out who murdered a young man that had been convicted of killing a [...]

Library Books, June 11

The following titles are available at the Tucumcari Public Library:                    FICTION The Closers by Michael Connelly. A detective looking into unsolved cases for the Los Angeles Police Department probes the mysterious death of a 16 year-old girl in 1988.   Double Homicide by Faye Kellerman. Jonathan and Faye Kellerman team up to deliver the launch book [...]

Library gets new sign

TV Hagenah After over three years of waiting, the Tucumcari Public Library has a new sign and the librarians say they couldn’t be more pleased with it. “I think it is just wonderful,” said Librarian Mary Ann Molinas about the sign installed Thursday morning. “I think it is gorgeous.” In fact, the sign is not [...]

Tucumcari Library holds ‘Story Time’

TV Hagenah According to Tucumcari Public Library Technician Erica Lopez, registration time has arrived for Story Time at the Library. “This year we’re going to be doing something different,” said Lopez. We’re going to have three different sessions that will be open to the public. We’re hoping this will be more convenient for the mothers [...]

Bookmobile cruises Eastern New Mexico

William Thompson Reyes Gonzales and A.J. Smith, workers on the New Mexico State Library’s Bookmobile for rural eastern New Mexico, drove the 40-foot long bookmobile into Logan recently for its monthly visit. Earlier in the day they made stops in Amistad and Nara Visa offering free books to patrons. Gonzales said the bookmobile carries around [...]

Pinatas help make reading fun

TV Hagenah Throughout the last week children involved with the Tucumcari Public Library Readiscover New Mexico summer-reading program have been rediscovering a traditional Mexican and New Mexican activity – building and enjoying Pinatas. “It’s gone over really well said Dainetta Kroeker of the Tucumcari Library staff. Children, many with a parent or two would come [...]