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November 1-11 | 12-18 | 19-25 | 26 into December

NOVEMBER

Thursday 01

Silver City/Grant County

Giant Puppet and Costume Build — Leading up to the "Day of the Dead" parade on Nov. 2. 538-5463 / 534-4404.

What a Way to Go: Life at the End of Empire — 6:30 p.m. A disturbing, compassionate, sometimes humorous personal essay about coming to grips with climate change, resource crises, environmental meltdown and the demise of the American lifestyle. Silco Theater, Bullard St. 538-5756, Jill@gilacommunity.net.

Cribbage Tournament — 7 p.m. Twisted Vine, 108 E. Broadway, 388-2828.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Big Read Festival — 12 p.m. "Witchcraft and Religious Conflict in New Mexican History," historian Rick Hendricks. NMSU Library's Library Associates Room, 646-6925, mmahaffy@lib.nmsu.edu, lib.nmsu.edu/bigread.

Big Read Festival — 2 p.m. Bless Me Ultima Book Discussion. Free copies of the novel by Rudolfo Anaya and reader's guides. NMSU Library, Library Associates Room. 646-6925, mmahaffy@lib.nmsu.edu, lib.nmsu.edu/bigread.

Diversity Lecture Series — See story in this section. 7 p.m. "Diversity Within the Educational System," with Dr. Harold Bailey, executive director of the New Mexico Office of African American Affairs. NMSU Milton Hall Auditorium.

Groundbreaking — 1:30 p.m. Preston Contemporary Art Center, 1755 Avenida de Mercado, 636-3751.

Soulshine — 8 p.m. High Desert Brewing Co., 1201 W. Hadley Ave., 525-6752.

Friday 02

Silver City/Grant County

Dias de los Muertos — Also Nov. 3. Join in the celebration, a holiday tradition of central and southern Mexico, with candlelit ofrendas (altars) throughout the historic downtown in business and gallery locations. Mimbres Region Arts Council. 538-2505 / (888) 758-7289, www.mimbresarts.org.

David Celaya — 12-6 p.m. Opening reception, celebrating Dia de los Muertos with Celaya's new digital art. Exhibit on view through November. Elemental Arts, 106 W. Yankie, 590-7554, www.gourdweb.com.

Festival of Candles — 4:30 p.m. Copper Quail Gallery. Candle lighting, using handcrafted candle vessels made by the gallery artists. Extended hours. 211-A N. Texas St., 388-2646.

Live Music — 7 p.m. Twisted Vine, 108 E. Broadway, 388-2828.

Nevada Street — 7 p.m. Buckhorn Saloon, Pinos Altos, 538-9911.

The Aspern Papers — Also Nov. 3. 7:30 p.m. A romantic mystery adapted by Sir Michael Redgrave from a novella by Henry James. Directed by Jack Ellis. Henry Jarvis (played by Tim Evans), an American editor, goes to Venice to search for the literary remains of a famous poet, Jeffery Aspern, who lived in the romantic period. Jarvis locates an old woman, Juliana Bordereau (Linda Bluestone), who was the poet's lover and has possession of all of his letters and paper works. Jarvis moves into the decaying house with the old woman and begins to search for the papers. Donations benefit the Herb McGrath Fund. Donations of pet food also accepted for the High Desert Humane Society. Presented by WNMU Drama Department. Webb Theater. 538-6502.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

A Walk in the Desert — Through Nov. 29. Play by Ruth Cantrell, head of NMSU Theater Department. The story of a young girl who learns to value the beauty of the American Southwest. American Southwest Theatre Company. NMSU Hershel Zohn Theatre. 7 p.m. 646-4515 / (800) 646-ASTC.

Annual Dia de los Muertos — 6 p.m. Candlelight procession to San Albino Cemetery. Old Mesilla Plaza. 647-2639 / 640-5800 / 524-3262.

ArtForms Artists Association Photography Show — 5-7 p.m. Opening reception. Works by local artists Don Boyd, Cheryl Fallstead, Liz Fisher, Bea Garrett, Sharon Gaskill, Frank Parrish and Ken Stinnett. Branigan Cultural Center, Downtown Mall, 541-2154, museums.las-cruces.org.

Five Stony Pieces — Through Nov. 4. $10, $9 students/seniors. 8 p.m. Multimedia presentation. Choreography by Debra Knapp, original music composed and performed by Ed Pias, Randy Granger and Xavier Madrid with original poetry by Joe Somoza, Wayne Crawford, Dick Thomas, Nena Villamil and Sara Cooper based on and inspired by the sculpture of Dan Tapper. No Strings Theatre Company. Black Box Theater, 430 N. Downtown Mall, 523-1223, www.no-strings.org.

NMSU Aggies Football vs. Nevada — 6 p.m. NMSU Aggie Memorial Stadium. 646-1420/532-2060.

Reframing Family — Through Nov. 30. Photographic exhibit by Paul Sorenson, director of non-profit Denver Darkroom, Inc. Tombaugh Gallery of the Unitarian Universalist Church, 2000 S. Solano, 522-7281.

Still Lifes: A Suspension in Time — 4-5:45 p.m. Reception for exhibit by Las Cruces Arts Association members. Terrace Gallery, 200 E. Picacho.

The Art of Ballet Folklorico — 5-7 p.m. Opening reception with light dinner and dance performances by Ballet Folklorico de la Tierra Del Encanto, directed by Jose Tena. Ballet Folklorico preserves and promotes traditional dance and culture with colorful dance costumes from every region of Mexico. Photography of David Shaw and watercolors by Flo Hosa Dougherty. Branigan Cultural Center, Downtown Mall, 541-2154, museums.las-cruces.org.

You Kill Me — Through Nov. 8. $6, $5 seniors/students, $4 members/children, Wednesday $4. 7:30 p.m. nightly, Sunday 2:30 p.m. While drying out on the West Coast, an alcoholic hit man befriends a tart-tongued woman who might just come in handy when it's time for him to return to Buffalo and settle some old scores. Fountain Theatre, 2469 Calle de Guadalupe, 524-8287, www.fountaintheatre.org.

Saturday 03

Silver City/Grant County

Dias de los Muertos — See Nov. 2. Throughout downtown. Mimbres Region Arts Council. 538-2505/(888) 758-7289, www.mimbresarts.org.

Day of the Dead Parade and Procession — 5 p.m. Meet at the Hub, corner of 6th and Bullard St.

Black-on-White Gala — $100, 7 p.m. WNMU Museum fundraiser. Dinner, murder mystery entertainment. Reservation only. WNMU Museum. 538-6386, bettisonc@wnmu.edu, www.wnmu.edu/univ/museue.html.

Harrison Schmitt Annual Craft Show — 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Crafters from all over the community and throughout the state, with proceeds benefiting teachers for classroom supplies and field trips. Harrison Schmitt Elementary School, 4042 Hwy. 90 S., 956-2170.

Narrie Toole — 3-6 p.m. Opening reception for "Ranch Animals of the Great West" exhibit, through Dec. 8. Contemporary oil paintings of ranch animals and wildlife of the area portray a close-up of their individual spirits and their place in history as the "Cowboy Support Crew." J.W. Art Gallery, 99 Cortez Ave., Hurley, 537-0300.

Gypsy Feet — 7 p.m. Twisted Vine, 108 E. Broadway, 388-2828.

Nevada Street — 7 p.m. Buckhorn Saloon, Pinos Altos, 538-9911.

The Aspern Papers — See Nov. 2. 7:30 p.m. WNMU Webb Theater. 538-6502.

Tucson Playback Theatre Returns — $7. 7:30 p.m. An evening of audience members' true stories brought to life on stage. Tickets at The Curious Kumquat and Alotta Gelato. Silco Theater, 311 N. Bullard St. 534-1381.

Vespers in the Tradition of the Eastern Orthodox Church — 5 p.m. Vespers of the Lord's Day, Saint Averkios of Hieropolis, The Holy Seven Youths of Ephesus. All-Holy Theotokos Retreat Center, 5202 Hwy. 152, Santa Clara. theotokos@zianet.com.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Annual Renaissance ArtsFaire — Through Nov. 4. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $5 adult, $2 age 2-16. Spend a weekend with kings and queens. Local, state and regional artisans, juried art show and exhibition, arts and crafts for sale, live theater, dancing, music and food, all presented with a Renaissance theme. Young Park. 523-6403.

30th Annual New Mexico Tournament of Bands — 8 a.m. 30 high school bands competing, from New Mexico, Colorado and Texas. NMSU Aggie Memorial Stadium. 646-2304.

A Walk in the Desert — Through Nov. 29. See Nov. 2. 10 a.m. NMSU Hershel Zohn Theatre. 646-4515/(800) 646-ASTC.

ArtForms Garden Sculpture Show — 3-5 p.m. Opening reception for garden sculpture exhibition co-sponsored by ArtForms Artists Association of New Mexico and Enchanted Gardens. Works by Mari Blacker, Brian Fallstead, Susan Frary, John Northcutt and Harry Zwibel. Enchanted Gardens, 270 Avenida de Mesilla, 524-1886/541-4353, www.artformsnm.org.

Big Read Festival — 2 p.m. "The Cry," film based on the La Llorona legend. NMSU Creative Media Institute, 646-6925, mmahaffy@lib.nmsu.edu, lib.nmsu.edu/bigread.

Dali and Dante: A Surreal Pair — 11 a.m. Lecture by art appraiser Bernard Ewell, noted educator, lecturer and writer, in conjunction with the "Dali Illustrates Dante's Divine Comedy" exhibition at the Museum of Art, which runs through Nov. 25. Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main St., 541-2221.

Five Stony Pieces — Through Nov. 4. See Nov. 2. $10, $9 students/seniors. 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Black Box Theater, 430 N. Downtown Mall, 523-1223, www.no-strings.org.

Henna by Maalak — 1-6 p.m. Call for appointment. Funky Karma, 207 Av.e de Mesilla, 635-2275.

Luill Bailey, Cello — Through Nov. 4. 7:30 p.m. $30, $15 with student ID. Dvorak, Concerto, Op. 104, B minor; Shostakovich, Symphony No. 9. Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra concert. NMSU Music Center Recital Hall. 646-3709.

Maria Cristina and Patty McClure — 5-7 p.m. Opening reception for art show. Laughing at the Sun 1910 Calle de Parian (inside the Old Tortilla Factory), 523-1890.

Will Penny — $3, free for Mesilla Valley Film Society members. 1:30 p.m. A vivid western character study, completely dominated by the rapport between stars Charlton Heston and Joan Hackett. Heston plays Will Penny, an aging and impoverished cowboy who, with his cohorts Blue (Lee Majors) and Dutchy (Anthony Zerbe), sets out to find employment before winter sets in. Their job search is interrupted by the sudden appearance of Preacher Quint, a vicious Bible-thumping bandit (Donald Pleasance) and his moronic, sadistic sons. Dutchy gets wounded in the fight and Blue stays with him in a small town nearby to nurse him back to health. Despite her wedding vows, Catherine (Hackett) finds herself drawn to Penny — who makes no unwarranted move towards the woman, but is equally attracted to her. CineMatinee. Fountain Theatre, 2469 Calle de Guadalupe, 524-8287/522-0286.

Zia's Soul — 8 p.m. High Desert Brewing Co., 1201 W. Hadley Ave., 525-6752.

Deming

Holy Family Holiday Craft Fair — 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Homespun crafts. Corner of Ash and Copper Streets. 546-4748.

Sunday 04 DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME ENDS

Silver City/Grant County

UFOs (Unidentified Fabric Objects) and How They Got That Way — 2 p.m. Quilt lecture by Nancy Miller. Silver City Museum, 312 W. Broadway.

Rainwater Saving Tips and Techniques — 2-4 p.m. Silver City Farmers' Market workshop.Presented by Terry and Diana Timme. 811 Oak St. 534-0882, deniseashton@msn.com

Northern Jaguar Project — 7 p.m. Illustrated lecture, "The Northern Jaguar Reserve: Protecting the Jaguar's Place," presented by Dr. Peter Warshall and Diana Hadley of the nonprofit Northern Jaguar Project, along with Juan Carlos Bravo, project director of Mexico-based Naturalia. Jaguar experts will talk about their efforts to preserve and study the big cats in one of Mexico's most unique ecological zones, 250 miles south of Silver City. Photographs, discussion, snacks and margaritas. Fundraiser, by donation.18 Pioneer Road. 534-4841, information@northernjaguarproject.org, www.northernjaguarproject.org.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Annual Renaissance ArtsFaire — See Nov. 3. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $5 adult, $2 age 2-16. Young Park. 523-6403.

Concert — Free. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Rio Grande Theatre. 523-6403.

Five Stony Pieces — See Nov. 2. $10, $9 students/seniors. 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Black Box Theater, 430 N. Downtown Mall, 523-1223, www.no-strings.org.

Luill Bailey, Cello — See Nov. 3. $30, $15 with student ID. 3 p.m. NMSU Music Center Recital Hall. 646-3709.

Trombone Studio Recital — 7:30 p.m. NMSU Music Center Recital Hall. 646-2421.

Deming

Jam Sessions — Sundays through April 2008. 2-4 p.m. Dancing, socializing, cookies and coffee. Morgan Hall, 109 E. Pine St. 545-8872.

Monday 05

Silver City/Grant County

Open Mic — 7 p.m. Twisted Vine, 108 E. Broadway, 388-2828.

Tuesday 06

Silver City/Grant County

Brandon Perrault Solo — 7 p.m. Twisted Vine, 108 E. Broadway, 388-2828.

Free Blood Screening and Diabetes Scavenger Hunt — 9-11 a.m. For Diabetes Awareness Month. Silver City Food Co-op, Bullard St., 388-2343.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Harvest Cooking Class — $20. 2-4 p.m. Carol Koenig demonstrates recipes featuring eggs, winter squash and apples. Pre-registration required. Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum, 4100 Dripping Springs Road, 522-4100.

Horn Studio Recital — 7:30 p.m. NMSU Music Center Recital Hall. 646-2421.

Wednesday 07

Silver City/Grant County

Strategic Planning for Non-Profits — Workshop incorporating excellence and "best practices" into the strategic planning process. Angela J. Merkert, Merkert & Associates. The Wellness Coalition, 1311 N. Grant St., 534-0665.

Trivia Night — 7 p.m. Twisted Vine, 108 E. Broadway, 388-2828.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Moscow Ballet and Repertory Company — Through Nov. 8. Call for time. $35 floor, $45 balcony. "Carmen & Love Duets." Rio Grande Theatre. 523-6403.

Wolf Lecture Series — "Wolves and Livestock: Facts and Solutions." John Horning, executive director of Forest Guardians, and Craig Miller, Defenders of Wildlife. Southwest Environmental Center. Venue TBD. 522-5552, aguss@wildmesquite.org, www.wildmesquite.org.

Thursday 08

Silver City/Grant County

Wolves and Livestock: Facts and Solutions — 7-9 p.m. The final lecture of "El Lobo in the Southwest," with John Horning, executive director of Forest Guardians, and Craig Miller, southwest representative of Defenders of Wildlife. Sponsored by Southwest Environmental Center. WNMU Webb Theatre. 522-5552 (in Las Cruces), aguss@wildmesquite.org.

Cribbage Tournament — 7 p.m. Twisted Vine, 108 E. Broadway, 388-2828.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Diversity Lecture Series — See story in this section. Also Nov. 9. 7 p.m. "Privilege in the Classroom," with Dr. Peggy McIntosh, associate director of the Wellesley College Center for Research on Women. NMSU Gerald Thomas Hall Auditorium, Room 194.

Flute Studio Recital — 7:30 p.m. NMSU Music Center Recital Hall. 646-2421.

Moscow Ballet and Repertory Company — See Nov. 7. Call for time. $35 floor, $45 balcony. Highlights from "Swan Lake," "The Nutcracker" and "Sleeping Beauty." Rio Grande Theatre. 523-6403.

Southpaw Sam — 8 p.m. High Desert Brewing Co., 1201 W. Hadley Ave., 525-6752.

The Challenges of a Safe American Food Supply — 7 p.m. Fall Lecture Series. Dr. Billy Dictson, director of the Office of Biosecurity in the NMSU College of Agriculture, will discuss his work in ensuring the safety of New Mexico fields and America's food supply. Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum, 4100 Dripping Springs Road, 522-4100.

Friday 09

Silver City/Grant County

Po'Girl — $20 non-members/door, $15 members. 7:30 p.m. Po'Girl is made up of Allie, Awna, Trish, John and Diona. Their strength is in "the power of gentle." Mimbres Region Arts Council. Pinos Altos Opera house. www.mimbresarts.org. 538-2505/(888) 758-7289.

Andrew Dahl-Bredine — 7 p.m. Buckhorn Saloon, Pinos Altos, 538-9911.

Low Bid Quartet — 7 p.m. Twisted Vine, 108 E. Broadway, 388-2828.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

A Walk in the Desert — Through Nov. 29. See Nov. 2. 7 p.m. NMSU Hershel Zohn Theatre. 646-4515 / (800) 646-ASTC.

Canterbury Christmas Faire — Through Nov. 10. Handcrafted gifts, paintings, gift baskets, ornaments, cakes, jellies, raffle, children's $1 shopping room. Chili, soup, gelato and breakfast items for sale. 4-9 p.m. St. Andrews Parish Hall, 518 N. Alameda, 532-2026 / 522-3558.

Diversity Lecture Series — See story in this section. 7 p.m. "Privilege in the Classroom," with Dr. Peggy McIntosh, associate director of the Wellesley College Center for Research on Women. NMSU Gerald Thomas Hall Auditorium, Room 194.

In the Shadow of the Moon — Through Nov. 15. $6, $5 seniors/students, $4 members/children, Wednesday $4. 7:30 p.m. nightly, 2:30 p.m. Sunday. The surviving crewmembers from NASA's Apollo missions tell their story in their own words. Fountain Theatre, 2469 Calle de Guadalupe, 524-8287, www.fountaintheatre.org.

International Mariachi Conference and Concert — Through Nov. 11. Friday: Student Showcase Concert 7:30 p.m. Saturday: Lucero with Mariachi Cobre 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday: Parque Festival 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday: Mariachi Mass 9:30 a.m. NMSU Pan American Center. 525-1735 / 646-1420.

Tasty Time — 5-9 p.m. Theme show. In Effect Gallery, 514 W. Griggs, 525-1551.

Alamogordo

Book Fair — 5:30-7:30 p.m. Historical books of all kinds, discounts, memberships, special guests and book signings. Tularosa Basin Historical Society, 1301 N. White Sands Blvd., 434-4438.

Saturday 10

Silver City/Grant County

WNMU Mustangs Football vs. University of Nebraska-Kearney — 12 p.m. Ben Altamirano Stadium. www.wnmumustangs.com.

Andrew Dahl-Bredine — 7 p.m. Buckhorn Saloon, Pinos Altos, 538-9911.

Dances of Universal Peace — $5 donation. 7 p.m. Circle dances that celebrate the unity of all spiritual traditions. Live music. No experience or partners needed. Church of What's Happening, 7th and Arizona St. 534-1441.

Fort Bayard Tour — 10 a.m. Fort Bayard Historical Preservation Society. Fort Bayard Theatre. 388-4477, www.fortbayardhistoricpreservationsociety.org.

Rhythm Mystic — 7 p.m. Twisted Vine, 108 E. Broadway, 388-2828.

Wally Lawder & The "Folk" Flying Coyotes — 1-4 p.m. New "Back to the Adobe Cafe" CD. Bad Ass Bakery, 300 S. Bullard St., 534-3388.

Green Manure/Cover Crop Workshop — 1-3 p.m. Silver City Farmers' Market workshop. Presented by Michael Alexander, Mimbres Farms. Grant County Extension Service Office, 2610 N. Silver St. 534-0882, deniseashton@msn.com

Las Cruces/Mesilla

37th Annual Baylor Pass Mountain Run — $27 early registration by Nov. 5, $32 race day. 5.9-mile run starts at the trail head on Baylor Canyon Drive (east of Las Cruces), ends at Aguirre Springs Campground on the east side of the Organ Mountains. 524-7824.

3rd Annual Tamalada — 1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. $50. Learn how to make meat, vegetarian and dessert tamales for the holidays in this hands-on workshop sponsored by the Cultural Center de Mesilla and the Border Book Festival. Space is limited. La Cocina Restaurant, 204 E. Conway. 526-2352 / 523-3988.

A Walk in the Desert — Through Nov. 29. See Nov. 2. 10 a.m. NMSU Hershel Zohn Theatre. 646-4515/(800) 646-ASTC.

Baby Boomer Plus Expo — Through Nov. 11. Call for times. Dickerson's Event Center. 640-3273.

Belly Dancing by Terry Alverez — 2-4 p.m. Funky Karma, 207 Ave. de Mesilla, 635-2275.

Canterbury Christmas Faire — See Nov. 9. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. St. Andrews Parish Hall, 518 N. Alameda, 532-2026/522-3558.

Edgar Cruz in Concert — $25, $10 students. 7:30 p.m. Acoustic guitar luminary Cruz has the rare, show-stopping ability to sound like an entire orchestra on only one instrument. Presented by Civic Concert Association. Onate High School. 521-4051/521-4051.

International Mariachi Conference and Concert — Through Nov. 11. See Nov. 9. Lucero with Mariachi Cobre 7:30 p.m. Parque Festival 11 a.m.-5 p.m. NMSU Pan American Center. 525-1735/646-1420.

Local Hero — $3, free for Mesilla Valley Film Society members and for all veterans. 1:30 p.m. Mac MacIntyre (Peter Riegert) is a hotshot oil company dealmaker. Eccentric Knox Oil Co. boss Felix Happer (Burt Lancaster) sends Mac from their base in Texas to Scotland, the planned site of a new refinery, now a quiet fishing village. Mac comes to town to strike a deal, but quickly finds himself beguiled by the village and the people. As Mac becomes increasingly attracted to the village, he sheds his jacket and tie, briefcase and the other accoutrements of big city success. When Happer arrives to check out the sky (one of his many eccentricities) and complete the deal, Mac's work is done. But will his life ever be the same? CineMatinee. Fountain Theatre, 2469 Calle de Guadalupe, 524-8287 / 522-0286.

Men's March — A march at NMSU for men to stand up against violence against women. Sponsored by WAVE, La Pinon, and La Casa. 526-2819.

New Horizons Band — 3-5 p.m. NMSU Music Center Recital Hall. 646-2421.

Recording Cherished Memories — $25, $15 students/seniors. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. New Mexico Centennial Oral History Workshop. Learn what oral history is, find out how to research and conduct an interview. Dr. Jon Hunner, NMSU Director of Public History. Pre-registration required. Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum, 4100 Dripping Springs Road, 522-4100.

Saturday Science — 11 a.m. "Engineering." Go beyond your textbooks in this hands-on class for elementary school children. Museum of Natural History, Mesilla Valley Mall. 522-3120.

Sky Safari — 7:30 p.m. View the night sky with the Museum of Natural History at La Llorona Park. High-powered telescopes and expert guidance from the NMSU Astronomy Department. 522-3120.

Stefan George — 8 p.m. High Desert Brewing Co., 1201 W. Hadley Ave., 525-6752.

Alamogordo

Coming Home for Christmas — Also Nov. 11 . 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Arts and crafts show with food vendors, jumping balloon for the kids and more. Bring canned or non-perishable food items for Salvation Army food pantry. Civic Center, 1st and Florida St. 434-1857.

Columbus

Fire on the Desert Chile Cook-Off — 12-4 p.m. $15 entry fee per dish. Fundraiser for Pancho Villa State Park's Annual Camp Furlong Day. Entries can be a variety of dishes in which the major ingredients are either green chile or red chile. Trophies, prizes, jalapeno-eating contest, bake sale, live entertainment and food. Individuals or teams of up to four people can enter. Chile entries should be given an original and inspiring name. Entrants should bring a sterno or camp stove for keeping the chile warm during the afternoon sampling and judging plus a folding table and chairs to set up a booth display. Call for info and registration form. Pancho Villa State Park, 531-2711, sylvia.brenner@state.nm.us.

Truth or Consequences

Antique Classic Car Show — Free admission, $20 to display cars. 894-6900.

Run for The Wall — 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Supports Veteran's Memorial Park & Museum. 740-7111.

Sunday 11

Las Cruces/Mesilla

International Mariachi Conference and Concert — See Nov. 9. Mariachi Mass 9:30 a.m. Parque Festival 11 a.m.-5 p.m. NMSU Pan American Center. 525-1735/646-1420.

Baby Boomer Plus Expo — Dickerson's Event Center. 640-3273.

NMSU Women's Volleyball vs. Fresno State — 7 p.m. NMSU Pan American Center. 646-1420 / 532-2060 / (915) 544-8444.

Symphonic Winds "Centra-Fuge" CD Release Concert — 3 p.m. NMSU Music Center Recital Hall. 646-2421.

Tea Dance — $7. 2-4 p.m. Big Band on the Rio Grande. All-volunteer 16-Piece band plays all types of traditional and contemporary swing dance music from cumbias and polkas to waltzes and jitterbugs. Fraternal Order of the Eagles Aerie #4038. 526-5772.

Veterans' Day Ceremony — 11 a.m. Guest speaker, patriotic music, plaque unveiling. Parque de los Veteranos, Avenida de Mesilla and Calle del Norte. 524-3262 ext. 116.

Alamogordo

Coming Home for Christmas — See Nov. 10. 12-4 p.m. Civic Center, 1st and Florida St. 434-1857.

Deming

Jerry Barlow — 4:30 p.m. Barlow, of Denver, is a master of Celtic fingerstyle guitar, a musical style that started developing over 30 years ago in the British Isles when guitarists began to play Celtic melodies traditionally played on harp, pennywhistle and fiddle. His repertoire of lively jigs, spirited reels and hauntingly beautiful airs incorporates not only favorite traditional pieces, but also his own compositions. Presented by the Deming Arts Council. Free admission, donations appreciated, reception following concert. First United Methodist Church, Granite and Buckeye Streets.

Jam Sessions — See Nov. 04. 2-4 p.m. Morgan Hall, 109 E Pine St. 545-8872.

 


November 1-11 | 12-18 | 19-25 | 26 into December

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