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Vacation Bible School At Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church June 25-30

on June 20, 2017 - 8:25am

Vacation Bible School is is June 25-30 at Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church at 2390 North Road. Courtesy photo


Vacation Bible School at Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Los Alamos is June 25-30. This year’s Day Camp theme is “Breaking all the Rules: Following Jesus’ Lead!”

Young adult counselors from Rainbow Trail Lutheran Camp and Bethlehem’s pastors will be leading the bible studies, which center on how God’s call for us to love sometimes goes against what the world tells us to do.

Queen Of The Hill Coding Workshop At UNM-LA

on June 20, 2017 - 6:52am

Celestina Perea, left, and Nora Cullinan work with Neale Pickett at Queen of the Hill 2017, a coding workshop for girls in grades 7-11, held Saturday at UNM-Los Alamos. The 17 attendees split into four teams and competed for points in codebreaking, steganography, sequence prediction, and base arithmetic. Later the girls focused on individual interests. For example, one participant focused on the fundamentals of cryptography, while another attendee worked with graduate students to delve into network protocol analysis. Photo by Sharon Hurley/UNM-LA

PEEC: Upcoming CaveSim Adventure! June 24

on June 20, 2017 - 6:51am
Try your hand at caving at the Los Alamos Nature Center. Courtesy photo
PEEC News:
Ready to test your spelunking skills? Delve into a simulated world of caves 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, June 24 at the Los Alamos Nature Center.
This is the perfect opportunity to crawl through 60-foot tunnels, observe vertical rope climbing demos, and practice rescue missions. The electronic simulator will track your movements so you can learn what it takes to access some of the most remote places on Earth.

Scenes From Safety Town At Mountain Elementary

on June 19, 2017 - 9:21pm

Mountain Elementary School Principal Jennifer Guy and Los Alamos Chief of Police Dino Sgambellone check in participants at Safety Town this morning. Safety Town’s mission is to provide the opportunity for students entering kindergarten to learn about safety in their school, community and neighborhood. They will learn strategies to keep themselves safe and have opportunities to practice basic safety procedures in new situations including fire safety, bicycle safety, animal safety, gun safety, stranger safety, pedestrian safety, bus safety and drug safety. Photo by Maire O'Neill/

Scenes From Camp Invention At Barranca Elementary

on June 19, 2017 - 9:09pm

Camp Invention participants check out the duct tape supplies this morning at Barranca Elementary School. Photo by Maire O'Neill/

Secilli Keeler works with her Camp Invention group this morning at Barranca. Photo by Maire O'Neill/

Scene from Camp Invention this morning at Barranca Elementary School. Photo by Maire O'Neill/

Scene from Camp Invention this morning at Barranca Elementary School. Photo by Maire O'Neill/

Camp Invention tools ready to go. Photo by Maire O'Neill/

Kayti Herring sets the ground rules for her

Pajarito Astronomers Hold Dark Night June 24

on June 19, 2017 - 3:32pm
The Pajarito Astronomers is holding a County sponsored Dark Night at 8:30 p.m. (sunset), Saturday, June 24, at Spirio Soccer Field, Overlook Park in White Rock.
Weather permitting, the public is invited to come out, wander among the telescopes, and star gaze. Jupiter and its moons and Saturn with its rings and moons should be visible during the evening. There will be a tour of the summer constellations, and there will be telescope views of double stars, star clusters, nebulae and galaxies.
The public is invited and encouraged to attend.

Los Alamos History Museum: Suspended Moment

on June 19, 2017 - 3:15pm