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Author Speak features Margaret Wood 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25 @ Mesa Library Upstairs Rotunda
Wood is the author of O’Keeffe Stories. Georgia O’Keeffe is one of the world’s most well-known and beloved artists. In 1977, Margaret Wood began a five-year stay as companion and caretaker to then eighty-nine year old Georgia O’Keeffe.
Halloweekend – Trick or Treat on Main Street 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26
A great weekend of activities from many great businesses and organizations. Activities to include Trick or Treat on MainStreet, YMCA costume climb, High-tech Halloween at the Bradbury Science Museum, Arts Council Scarecrow contest, Pumpkin Glow, haunted houses, and Ruby K’s Fun Run – Saturday (why not wear a costume!)
Fuller Lodge Art Center will stay open for the annual Los Alamos Trick or Treat on Mainstreet from 4-6 p.m. on Friday. The Art Center is a great place to shop during the event. Many Halloween themed items, and you can watch director Ken Nebel rise out of a coffin to deliver treats.
Pumpkins will be displayed at the Pumpkin Glow at Fuller Lodge on the lawn. Go inside Fuller Lodge to hear The Nomad’s play 6-9 p.m.
Sixth Annual Los Alamos Hallowiener Parade 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26. Arrive in costume and meet on the north side of Ashley Pond.
The parade starts around 6 p.m., and ends across from CB FOX for the costume contest.
YMCA Costume Climb 5:30 – 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26
Wear a costume and climb the rock wall for free!
Hilltopper Varsity Football @ Espanola Valley High School 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26
Olions Perform Musical Comedy Murders of 1940’s 8 p.m. Oct. 26 and 27
All performances are in the new Black Box – third floor of new LAHS building.
Knights of Columbus Haunted House 6 – 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26 & Saturday, Oct. 27 421 Trinity Drive
Donations will go to help the families in need for the holiday season.
Los Alamos Heart Council Health Fair 8 a.m. to Noon Saturday Oct. 27 Los Alamos High School Gym
Free health screening * Blood profile tests at reduced prices * Educational exhibits * Free Admission
Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast 7 – 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27
No Tricks, Just Treats-The Kiwanis Club of Los Alamos will hold its annual fall Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m., at the Betty Ehart Senior Center. The menu will include pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs, coffee, juice, and milk. Two witches will fly through the dining room between 9 a.m. and 9:30 a.m., distributing wrapped candy to the children. Tickets cost $6 for adults, $5 for senior citizens, and $5 for children.
(Un)Natural Wonders of Los Alamos: Beanfield Mesa 9:10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27
Join Dorothy Hoard for historical hike of Beanfield Mesa. This is a moderate hike, but some stretches are very rocky, though not particularly steep. Some parts of the route have no trail. Meet at PEEC at 9:10 a.m. or at the trailhead at 9:30 a.m.
Pumpkin Splash & Halloween Carnival 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 @ Walkup Aquatic Center
Diving for pumpkins, carnival games, and several additional fun activities. A fun family event that includes catching a bobbing pumpkin in the Main Pool, decorating it in the Training Room, and playing fun Halloween carnival games on the patio. Pumpkins are only in the water for a limited time: 11 to 11:20 a.m. Limit: 150 participants
Masquerade Recital 4 p.m. Saturday Oct. 27 in Fuller Lodge
As part of the “Halloweekend” the student Masquerade Recital will be held just before the Pumpkin Glow in Fuller Lodge. Costumed music students will play some eerie selections.
Pumpkin Glow by Los Alamos Arts Council 6 – 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 Fuller Lodge Lawn
Free Marriage Seminar with Dr. Doug Weiss 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 @ First Baptist Church, 2200 Diamond Drive
Lads of Enchantment at United Church 2525 Canyon Road 7:30 pm. Friday, Oct. 26 and Saturday, Oct. 27
Admission $15, Students $5 Advanced tickets at CB FOX
Grimm Occasion Presented by Los Alamos Derby Dames @ Pajarito Brewpub and Grill 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27
Must be 21. $20 tickets available for purchase at CB Fox. Cash Bar. Food and Drink Provided, Entertainment and Costume Contest
United Way Youth Team Presents: Hamburger Night at the Hill Diner 5 – 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29 $13 per meal
Hamburger, fries and drink. Eat in Only
“Roy Zimmerman: Hope, Struggle and Change” 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30 for a performance at the Los Alamos Little Theater, 1670 Nectar Street.
Admission is $18. Tickets are on sale at Democratic Party Office,140 Central Park Square. Call 661-9002 or visit 12 to 8 p.m. every day.
Los Alamos Concert Association presents Chamber Music Superstars David Finckel, cello, Wu Han, piano and Philip Setzer, violin. 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3 at Duane Smith Auditorium
Wednesday, Nov. 14 – Ashley Pond Park 90 percent Design – Final Public Meeting, 5:30 p.m., Pajarito Room, Fuller Lodge