Clark & Kendall’s Weekend Preview: April 19

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Los Alamos Lacrosse is Hosting 1st Home Game of 2013 Season 4:30 p.m. Friday, April 19 at Dara Jones Field in White Rock
Come out and cheer as they face Santa Fe Prep

“Living Things” Exhibit Opening Reception 5-7 p.m. Friday, April 19 at Karen Wray Fine Art Gallery. Meet and see the work of artist, Becky Steritz. Celebrating with work that features plants and animals and everything coming back to life. Join us for a reception where you can meet the artists and enjoy refreshments and music.

Coro de Camara Concert – The American Sound 7-9 p.m. Friday, April 19 at Trinity on the Hill Church (3900 Trinity Dr.)
Coro de Camara is a chamber chorus comprised of members from the Los Alamos and Santa Fe communities. The group’s work is eclectic, ranging from Early Music to the Renaissance, Baroque and Romantic, while demonstrating equal familiarity with 20th and 21st Century works.

PEEC’s Earth Day Festival 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 20
Earth Day visitors will need to park at Sullivan Field and ride the free Atomic City Transit shuttle bus that will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

PEEC’s Earth Day Festival showcases the beloved Clan Tynker and Hill Stompers, along with many booths and activities like Walk Like a Wolf, food vendors, and the grand opening of the Mud Kitchen. A display of electric vehicles will be on hand, gluten-free food from a new vendor, and more than 25 earth-friendly community booths with activities and information about everything from solar panels to pets and plants. For more information, visit or call 662-0460.

Chamisa Carnival 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 20
Students can have four hours of fun for just $7 and parents can, too, for just $3. The funds being raised will purchase shade structures for the playground at Chamisa.
A four hour fun fest. Bounce Houses, Face Painting, Food and more.

Swap Meet 8 a.m. Saturday, April 20 at Los Alamos High School Parking Lot
Pegasus, Los Alamos High School’s art and literary magazine will host its third annual swap meet.

National Park Week at Bandelier
Celebrate America’s national treasures by visiting your national parks. A variety of activities and events will be offered throughout the week. Visit between April 22-26 for fee free days. Local cultural demonstrations will be at the Bandelier Visitor Center on the weekends.

The Craig Martin Experience 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, April 20 at Blue Window Bistro
CME has a unique blend of classic swing, hard bop and funky jazz. Tickets are $15 per person and dinner

Rumelia 6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 20 Pyramid Café, 751 Central Park Square
The band has an enthusiastic local following, including Los Alamos folk dancers, who add their talents to the evening. There is a $10 cover and children are free.

National Astronomy Day – Constellation Tour 8 – 10 p.m. Saturday, April 20 Bandelier Juniper Campground Amphitheater
Celebrate the night sky with a ranger-guided consellation tour and teleschope viewing. Participants are welcome to bring personal teleschoped but park telescopes are provided.

PEEC Presents Dirt! The Movie 6 p.m. Sunday, April 21 at Reel Deal
This year’s FREE Earth Day film takes you inside the wonders of soil. Dirt! The Movie tells the story of Earth’s most valuable and under-appreciated source of fertility. Dirt is made from the same elements as the stars, plants, animals, and us – it is very much alive!

Fire-Up for Scouting Cub Scout Event
1) 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 23 Station #3 in White Rock (129 State Route 4)
2) 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 25 Station #4 in Los Alamos (4401 Diamond Drive across from the Golf Course).

Boys who will graduate from K through 4th grades (5-10 years old) can be registered for the Cub Scouting program, including summer activities such as June Day Camp. Fire station firefighters will give the boys and family members tours of the fire trucks and station during the registration event. Parents can sign up boys at either the Los Alamos or White Rock events. Please bring a checkbook for payment of annual dues. If you cannot attend either event, then contact: Bill Blumenthal, NNM District Membership Chair 505-662-0467

The Los Alamos Community of Atheists will host a general discussion meeting 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesday April 24 Meeting Room 1 Mesa Public Library.
Questions?  Find us on facebook or email

Sophomore Parent Night at 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 29 in the Speech Theater
Parents of current Los Alamos High School sophomores are invited to attend. For more information about Sophomore Parent Night, please contact the LAHS Guidance Office at 663-2797.

We Who Are Clay Exhibit at Fuller Lodge Art Center through April 20 (2132 Central Ave.

Adobe Photography Exhibit at Los Alamos Historical Museum through April 30
The Los Alamos Historical Society is working in collaboration with Cornerstones of Santa Fe to feature the photography of Jim Gautier and the process behind adobe preservation.

Los Alamos Police host “Prescription Drug Take Back Day” 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., April 27, east parking lot, LAMC, 3917 West Road

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