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Quorum Notice: Arts In Public Places Board Nov. 15

on November 12, 2018 - 6:03am

Recycle Fair And Fashion Show Nov. 14

on November 12, 2018 - 6:01am

Daily Postcard: Scenes From Bosque Del Apache

on November 11, 2018 - 7:10am

Sandhill Cranes in flight Friday morning at the Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge. The 31st Annual Festival of the Cranes gets underway Wednesday, Nov. 14 and includes more than 140 events, drawing photographers, birders and wildlife enthusiasts from around the country to celebrate the return of the Sandhill Cranes to their winter home. To get to the refuge, drive south on I-25 past Socorro to exit 139 (San Antonio), go east 0.25 miles on US 380 to the flashing signal at the village of San Antonio, turn right onto Old Highway 1, and drive south nine miles to the Visitor Center on the

Goodnight Los Alamos Book Signing Underway!

on November 10, 2018 - 12:03pm
Author Whitney Spivey and illustrator Brenda Fleming are signing their book, Goodnight Los Alamos, until 1 p.m. today at the Bradbury Science Museum at 15th Street and Central Avenue in downtown Los Alamos. Photo by KayLinda Crawford/
Book signing underway until 1 p.m. today with Whitney Spivey and Brenda Fleming for their book, Goodnight Los Alamos, at the Bradbury Science Museum. Photo by KayLinda Crawford/
Goodnight Los Alamos book cover. Photo by KayLinda Crawford/

Poetry Reading With Lauren Camp, David Mutschlecner

on November 10, 2018 - 10:26am

Turquoise Door book cover. Courtesy image

Santa Fe poet Lauren Camp


Santa Fe poet Lauren Camp and Los Alamos poet David Mutschlecner will read from their work at the White Rock Branch Library, 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17.

The reading is free and open to the public.

Lauren Camp is the author of four books of poetry: Turquoise Door (3: A Taos Press, 2018); One Hundred Hungers (Tupelo Press, 2016), winner of the Dorset Prize; The Dailiness, winner of the National Federation of Press Women Poetry Prize and a World Literature Today “Editor’s Pick;” and This Business of Wisdom.

BESC: 15th Annual Festival Of Trees Nov. 17

on November 10, 2018 - 9:45am
The 15th Annual Festival of Trees is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Nov. 17 at the Betty Ehart Senior Center. Courtesy photo
Felix Blom spends time with Santa Clause at a previous event. Courtesy photo
Volunteers are already busy at the Betty Ehart Senior Center and will continue throughout the week preparing for the big day Saturday, Nov. 17. On that day, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Betty Ehart Senior Center at 1101 Bathtub Row, will be a buzz with activity as the 15th Annual Festival of Trees comes to its spectacular finale.
LARSO volunteers have been hard at work organizing

On The Job In Los Alamos: Thursday Knitting Circle

on November 9, 2018 - 8:13am
On the job in Los Alamos are members of the Thursday Knitting Circle last night at Close Knit Yarn Coop. The Coop shares space with Atomic City Quilts at 1247-C Central Ave., next door to the Los Alamos Daily Post world headquarters. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/

Teatro Paraguas Holiday Dream Flamenco Dec. 20-22

on November 9, 2018 - 6:52am
Mina Fajardo performs in Holiday Dream Flamenco Dec. 20-22 at Teatro Paraguas. Courtesy photo
The community is invited to attend Holiday Dream Flamenco, a flamenco and Middle Eastern dance spectacle at 7 p.m., Dec. 20-22 at Teatro Paraguas, 3205 Calle Marie in Santa Fe.
Compañia Chuscales and Mina Fajardo returns to Teatro Paraguas with an original and exciting flamenco extravaganza based in part on choreographer, dancer and singer-songwriter Mina Fajardo’s newly released album Sueño. 
Joining Mina onstage are flamenco dancers Monze Diaz, Janira

Daily Postcard: Sunrise Viewed From White Rock

on November 9, 2018 - 6:24am

Daily Postcard: Sunrise colors the sky viewed from White Rock. Photo by Carol A. Clark/


Pssst … ‘Rumors’ Is In Town

on November 8, 2018 - 5:01pm
From left, Paul Lewis, Thomas Graves, Holly Robinson and Trisha Werner in 'Rumors'.
Los Alamos Daily Post

‘Rumors’ is the great Neil Simon’s only farce. This play is just for laughs, having no other message, as you should be able to ascertain from the plot, which goes like this.

Four couples are attending an anniversary party for their unseen host, a New York deputy mayor and his wife.

The first couple arrives to discover that the host has shot himself in the ear and his wife has disappeared.

LAAC Hosts Northern NM Holiday Arts Fair Nov. 17

on November 7, 2018 - 2:53pm

Irene Wiley sculpture. Courtesy photo

Johnene Ellis’ painting. Courtesy photo

LAAC News:

Los Alamos Arts Council sponsors and produces the 2018 Northern New Mexico Arts Fair, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Nov. 17 at the Los Alamos Middle School, 2101 Hawk Dr.

Artists from around New Mexico and some from out-of-state will present their art and handy work for the early holiday shopping enjoyment of the public. Art works range in price from $5 to $1,000.

The fair also will feature live music (flute ensemble and a string quartet) and food vendors. There is no admission charge and no parking fee.

LAHS Olions Theater Production Of Brighton Beach Memoirs At Duane Smith This Weekend

on November 6, 2018 - 7:18am
Scene from LAHS Olions Theater Production of Brighton Beach Memoirs. Courtesy photo

Scene from LAHS Olions Theater Production of Brighton Beach Memoirs. Courtesy photo
Scene from LAHS Olions Theater Production of Brighton Beach Memoirs. Courtesy photo
LAHS News:
Come see the LAHS Olions Theater Production of Brighton Beach Memoirs by Neil Simon this weekend!
A story of a poor, Polish/Russian Jewish family living in Brighton Beach, New York in the 1930s. A show that represents coming of age in a way that will touch your heart like you've never seen before.
This show has mature

2018 Youth Shakespeare Festival In Santa Fe Dec. 1

on November 6, 2018 - 6:52am
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Upstart Crows of Santa Fe and the International Shakespeare Center Santa Fe announces their third annual Youth Shakespeare Festival Santa Fe, noon to 5 p.m., Dec. 1, at Meow Wolf at 1352 Rufina Cirle in Santa Fe.
Students from Academy of Technology and the Classics, Capital High, Eldorado Community School, Mandela International School, McCurdy Charter School, New Mexico School for the Arts, Santa Fe High, Santa Fe Indian School, Santa Fe Prep and Upstart Crows of Santa Fe have been brushing up their Shakespeare since the start of the

SFCC Student Glass Club Art Sale Nov. 14-15

on November 4, 2018 - 4:47am

Glass horse by Gayanne Robinson. Courtesy/SFCC

SFCC News:

Santa Fe Community College Glass Club art students will sell glass art and functional pieces created by the SFCC Glass Club 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday Nov. 14 and Thursday, Nov. 15.

The students created the work by using a variety of methods, from kiln casting to fusing and slumping. Works include vibrant color and luminescent glass, whimsical sculptures and functional glassware in a wide range of patterns.

This is a free event in the Main Hallway, 6401 Richards Ave., on the SFCC campus.

For more information, contact Laura Cowan

Daily Postcard: Fall Colors Spotted At Demo Garden

on November 4, 2018 - 4:37am

Daily Postcard: Fall colors are spotted recently at the Los Alamos Demo Garden on Central Avenue. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Close-Knit Yarn Coop Officially Opens On Central

on November 3, 2018 - 6:09am

Knitters and other fiber artists gathered Thursday at Close-Knit Yarn Coop to celebrate the store's grand opening in the former location of Warm Hearts Yarn at 1247 Central Ave. Close-Knit shares space with Atomic City Quilts. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Mary Fellman, left, manager of Close-Knit Yarn Coop helps a customer Thurday during the Grand Opening. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Guests sample refreshments and talk knitting Thursday at Close-Knit's Grand Opening. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/

Daily Postcard: Buck Spotted Munching Birdseed

on November 3, 2018 - 5:28am

Daily Postcard: A buck  is spotted munching birdseed in Western Area neighborhood. Photo by Brint Perera

Photo by Brint Perera

Photo by Brint Perera

Daily Postcard: Snow Over Jemez Mountains

on November 2, 2018 - 6:40am

Daily Postcard: Snow spotted Wednesday falling over the Jemez Mountains. Photo by Nancy Ann Hibbs

Rumors Of An Upcoming Farce Are Well Founded

on November 1, 2018 - 12:12pm

Los Alamos Little Theatre opens Friday evening with ‘Rumors’. From left, Paul Lewis, Thomas Graves, Holly Robinson and Trisha Werner. ‘Rumors’ is an over-the-top farce written by noted playwright Neil Simon. The show runs through Nov. 17. For more information, visit Photo by Larry Gibbons

LALT News:

Anyone who enjoys laughing until it hurts should be sure to attend the Los Alamos Little Theatre production of “Rumors” by famed playwright Neil Simon.

The show opens Nov. 2 with performances at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Nov.

Grand Opening Of Close-Knit Yarn Coop Tonight!

on November 1, 2018 - 11:09am
Store manager Mary Fellman at the newly opened Close-Knit Yarn Coop. The store will host its Grand Opening 5-8 p.m. at 1247 Central Ave. this evening. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Consignment items on display at Close-Knit Yarn Coop. The colorful throw on will be the project of an upcoming class at Close-Knit. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Los Alamos Daily Post

Local knitters, crotchet fans and other fabric artists were saddened by the closing of Warm Hearts Yarn. Close-Knit Yarn Cooperative to the rescue!

Atomic City Children’s Theater Auditions Open For Disney Beauty And The Beast Jr.

on November 1, 2018 - 7:56am
Scene with Atomic City Children’s Theater actors.  Courtesy photo 
ACCT News:
Atomic City Children’s Theater (ACCT), the Los Alamos Public Schools’ award winning after-school theater program, will hold auditions for its February production of Disney Beauty and the Beast Jr.
Registration begins at 9 a.m. and auditions are 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 3 in the gymnasium at Mountain Elementary School.
The auditions are open to all 3-8 grade students in the Los Alamos and White Rock area.
Based on the original Broadway production that ran for over thirteen years and was

Daily Postcard: Halloween Snowstorm On Mountains

on November 1, 2018 - 6:57am

Daily Postcard: Halloween snowstorm and fall colors cover the mountains. By Kathryn Willcutt

Film Office: ‘Daybreak’ Shooting In New Mexico

on October 31, 2018 - 9:03am
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NMFO News:

SANTA FE – New Mexico Film Office Director Nick Maniatis confirms that Netflix series “Daybreak” will begin principal photography at the end of November through the beginning of April 2019 in Albuquerque.

The production will employ 260 New Mexico crew members, three New Mexico actors and approximately 3,000 New Mexico background talent.
The television series is co-created by executive producers Brad Peyton (Frontier, Rampage, producing through ASAP Entertainment) and Aron Eli Coleite (Locke & Key, Star Trek: Discovery, Heroes), along with executive producer: Jeff

Daily Postcard: Fall Scene At 2500 Central

on October 31, 2018 - 6:36am

Daily Postcard: A fall scene spotted recently at 2500 Central in downtown Los Alamos. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

NMHU Offers MFA In Media Arts & Cultural Technology

on October 30, 2018 - 2:44pm
Miriam Langer
NMHU News:
LAS VEGAS, NM New Mexico Highlands University will begin offering a Master of Fine Arts degree in Media Arts and Cultural Technology, making it the first university in the state to offer this kind of degree.
Applications for the Highlands MFA in media arts and cultural technology degree will be available on the Highlands University website at in December 2018.
The Higher Learning Commission and the New Mexico Higher Education Department both approved the proposal for the new MFA from the Highlands Media Arts and Technology Department.