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Lana Martin Discusses Her Attempt To Climb Mount Elbrus During Mountaineers Meeting Tuesday

on July 20, 2019 - 11:19am
Lana Martin dicusses her attempt at climbing Mount Elbrus at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday at the Los Alamos Mountaineers meeting. The talk is free to attend. Courtesy/PEEC
PEEC News:
Hear about Lana Martin’s attempt at climbing Mount Elbrus, the tallest peak in Europe, at the Los Alamos Mountaineers meeting Tuesday, July 23.
This talk will start at about 7:15 p.m. at the Los Alamos Nature Center. The Mountaineers’ meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and cover information about upcoming outings. The event is free to attend and is open to the public.
In celebration of her fiftieth birthday,

PEEC: Climbing, Fishing, Butterfly Counting July 27-28

on July 20, 2019 - 6:21am
PEEC is hosting a variety of adventures July 27-28 including climbing one of Northern New Mexico’s iconic peaks. Visit to find out what events are coming up and to register for these programs. Courtesy/PEEC

PEEC is hosting the annual Dorothy Hoard Memorial Butterfly Count July 27 around the Pajarito Plateau. Courtesy/PEEC
PEEC is partnering with the NMDG&F to host a fishing adventure July 28 at Fenton Lake State Park. Courtesy/PEEC
PEEC News:
Get outside with the Pajarito Environmental Education Center July 27-28 with a variety of outdoor programs in Los Alamos

Explore Valles Caldera's Hidden Valley Aug. 10

on July 19, 2019 - 4:16pm
VCNP News:
Did you know there is a Hidden Valley in Valles Caldera National Preserve? The East Fork of the Jemez River meanders across the Valle Grande, then exits through a narrow canyon just south of South Mountain aptly named Hidden Valley. 
Join Los Amigos de Valles Caldera and PEEC 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 10, on an adventure to explore the Hidden Valley of Valles Caldera National Preserve and get some hands-on experience looking at the invertebrates that help scientists determine water quality.
$8/family or $4/person for PEEC and Los

In And Around Town: July 19, 2019

on July 19, 2019 - 8:50am
  In and Around Town:
The Los Alamos Daily Post community calendar features events happening in Los Alamos, White Rock and surrounding areas. Send event announcements to
FRIDAY July 19
Decluttering Workshop
Santa Fe Realtor, Kendra Henning will present a session on de-cluttering, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Friday at the Betty Ehart Senior Center.All community adults are welcome to learn how to de-clutter, downsize or prepare for a move to a smaller home.
Stump the Astronomers
Los Alamos Nature Center hosts. The fun starts at 7 p.m.

NMG&F: Apply For Sandhill Crane & Pheasant Hunts

on July 19, 2019 - 6:52am
Sandhill crane. Courtesy/
NMGF News:
SANTA FE The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish is now accepting applications for special sandhill crane and pheasant permits.
Applications can be made online at the department’s website or over the telephone with the department’s information center, 1.888.248.6866. The application deadline for special sandhill crane and pheasant permits is 5 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 21.
Information about pheasant and sandhill crane draw hunts is available in the department’s 2019-20 Small Game Hunting Rules and Information Booklet.