Clark & Kendall’s Weekend Preview: March 6

This week’s preview sponsored by www.fyila.com

Vegetable ABCs 7 p.m. Thursday, March 7 at PEEC
With spring just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about vegetable gardening. Carlos Valdez to talk about “Vegetable ABCs.” This talk is free and open to the public. PEEC is at 3540 Orange St. behind the High School.

The 2013 Reebok CrossFit Games Open at CrossFit 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 7 at CrossFit Los Alamos (278-A DP Road)
Welcome to week one: Constantly varied … high intensity … functional movement – CrossFit. The public is invited to attend the local competition.

Van, Choc, Straw 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday March 8, 9, 15, 16 at the Little Theater (1670 Nectar St. in Los Alamos) 2 p.m. Sunday, March 10. Tickets $12, $10 for Students & Seniors

Annual Los Alamos Photography Show through Friday, March 29
The Los Alamos Photography Club (LAPC) will be hosting its annual photography show for 2013 at the Mesa Public Library

Little Forest Playschool Spring Resale 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, March 9 at Crossroads Bible Church, 97 East Road http://littleforestplayschool.org/get-ready-for-resale

Relay for Life Kickoff Waffle Breakfast 8-10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 9 at Masonic Lodge (Corner of 15th & Sage)
Come enjoy waffles with berry toppings and whipped cream, sausage, bacon, scrambled eggs, grits, orange juice and coffee. $7 per person Start a new team! Join an existing team. Or just come and eat! If you or a loved one needs cancer information please call the ACS toll free # at 1-800-ACS-2345 or log on to www.cancer.org See the Los Alamos Relay web site at www.relayforlife.org/losalamosnm.

Daylight Saving Time begins at 2 a.m. on Sunday, March 10. Set your clocks forward one hour.

PEEC Look at the Stars 7:30-9 p.m. Sunday, March 10 at White Rock Overlook Park
With any luck, a large comet will be in the sky right after sundown. After the comet sets, view Saturn and Jupiter through telescopes. Also, view several galaxies, Orion Nebula, and open and globular clusters. Telescopes will be set up at White Rock Overlook Park in Spiro Soccer Field. Free  

YMCA Express Grand Opening 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, March 11 at 140 Central Park Square
Open House Lunch 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Ribbon Cutting 12:30 p.m.  
Located at corner of 15th Street & Nectar, Entrance faces Little Theater

Historical Society Lecture Series: Hiroshima & Nagasaki 2010 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 12 at Fuller Lodge
Science and History, who has spent 52 years in the “nuclear business,” will talk about how the Japanese cities that were hit with atomic bombs in WW II are faring today.

From Z Division to Sandia National Laboratories – LANL Lecture Series 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 13 at Bradbury Science Museum
Sandia National Laboratories historian Rebecca Ullrich will discuss SNL’s transition from a wartime Los Alamos division to an independent laboratory. Free and open to the public.

Winter Farmers Market, Thursday, March 14  8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Fuller Lodge.

All District Choir Concert Thursday, March 14 at Smith Auditorium
The concert will begin at 7 p.m. It is going to be a very exciting concert where we join with all the other elementary choirs in the district to perform two songs and then we will hear the junior high and high school choirs and we finish with everyone singing together for the final song! Performance includes The Crocodile by Ruth Morris Gray and Lewis Carroll,  The Beautiful Rain by Janet Gardner and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Eja Eja (We Will Sing For Joy) by Mary Lynn Lightfoot.

Running Technique Clinic by Pain Free Athlete 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, March 14 at Urban Park  

20th Annual Empty Bowls Project 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 16 at Betty Ehart Senior Center
Celebrating 44 years of Self Help, Inc.

Family Council Sock Hop Saturday, March 23 at Imaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church Parish Hall

 

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