The Sandoval Signpost has added Arts and Entertainment coverage to their calendar - in print and on their website. Focus will be on art and entertainment events in Sandoval County and those that are directly linked to the residents of Sandoval County. If you are an artist or musician or organizer in the area and would like your news published, go to the Signpost website and click on Arts & Entertainment Calendar on the Home Page. Deadline is the 20th of each month. Most of the following activities are provided to KUPR by the Signpost. Should you miss the deadline, you can continue to submit directly to KUPR at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, October16, 6-8 pm:Ron Crowder will be at the Placitas Cafe.
Wednesday, October 17, 6:30 pm: Rio Rancho Regional Chamber of Commerce Candidates’ Forum at Premiere Theatres – 1000 Premiere Parkway in Rio Rancho.
Friday, October19, 6-8 pm:RockZonE will be at the Placitas Cafe. If you don't fall for their music, you must not be in the zone.
Saturday, October 20, 11 am: Coronado Historic Site 14th Annual “Fiesta of Cultures" with arts, crafts, historical Spanish re-enactors, animals, kiva tours, demonstrations, live music, raffle, family activities, New Mexico cuisine and more. Mariachi Buenaventura 11 a.m., Matachines Dancers 1 & 3 p.m. 485 Kuaua Rd. & Hwy 550, Bernalillo. kuaua.com, 867-5351
Saturday, October 20, 2 pm: Book reading of Another Way Forward by former-senator Dede Feldman at the Placitas Community Library. The first woman elected as a New Mexico Senator from near Albuquerque’s North Valley, Feldman has written a call to action to make New Mexico a better place to call home. 453 Highway 165 in Placitas.
October 20-21: Kaktus Brewing Co, located at 471 S. Hill road in Bernalillo is celebrating it's fifth year in Bernalillo.There will be live music, dancing and friends galore..For tickets and more info call 505-818-7285, or kaktusbrewing.
Saturday, October 20, 6:24 pm: October 20: Placitas Star Party starting at dusk. The Placitas Star Party is free and open to all people between the ages of ages 1 day and 120 years. The enthusiastic members of The Albuquerque Astronomical Society (TAAS) will be on hand to share their knowledge of the heavens as well as the different telescopes. Held at the Placitas Community Library.
Sunday, October 21, 3pm: Placitas Artists Series invites you to enjoy Eunice Kim, solo violin, with pianist Xiaohui Yang. There will be a reception at 2pm for visual artists Jeri Burgin, Adrienne Kleiman, Lynn Peckinpaugh and Gayle Elaine Scott. Concert and reception held at Las Placitas Presbyterian Church.
Friday, October26, 6-8 pm:Gene Machine will be at the Placitas Cafe. Here's another chance to satisfy your curiosity. We can't tell you any more than that.
Saturday, October 27, 7 am to 2 pm: Final Placitas Community Flea Market at Homestead Village in Placitas.Vendor fees will donated to Placitas Wild.
Saturday, October 27, 10 am to 2 pm: Dia de los Muertos. Children and adults are invited to the Collin Room at the Placitas Community Library—453 highway 165—to decorate small sugar skulls, make paper flowers and other decorations and learn a little more about this world-wide holiday and celebration. Bring a photo of your loved ones to add to the Library altar if you’d like. Open to everyone.
Saturday, October 27, 2-6 pm: KUPR 99.9 FM, your local community FM radio station, fundraiser. ”Enjoy a musical and rewarding afternoon in Bernalillo—live music and fabulous food, all for a good cause.” $25 donation includes food and music. At Kaktus Brewing Co., 471 S. Hill Rd., Bernalillo. Tickets: kupr.brownpapertickets.com, at the Merc in Placitas or at Kaktus Brewing.
Saturday, October 27, 7-9 pm:The Bill Hearne Duo will entertain at the Range Cafe in Bernalillo. If you like honkey tonk, you'll love Bill Hearne.
Tuesday, October30, 6-8 pm:Jerry's In the Waywill be at the Placitas Cafe.
Second and fourth Mondays at 6:30 pm: Bernalillo Town Council Meeting. Held at Bernalillo Town Hall. 867-3311.
First Mondays at 6:30 pm: ES-CA Board Meeting (Eastern Sandoval Citizens Association). Held at Placitas Fire Station #41 in Placitas. email@example.com.
Third Tuesdays at 6:00 pm: Eastern Sandoval County Arroyo Flood Control Authority (ESCAFCA) meeting. Held in the Town of Bernalillo Council Chambers. 771-7100.
Fourth Tuesdays at 6:30 pm:Pathways: Wildlife Corridors of New Mexico monthly meeting. Held at the Placitas Community Center and open to the public. pathwayswc.wordpress.com.
Third Wednesdays at 6:30 pm: Las Placitas Association Board meeting. Open to the public.Email firstname.lastname@example.org for location and information.
First and third Thursdays at 6:00 pm(except November and December): Sandoval County Commission. Held at 1500 Idalia Road, Building D, Bernalillo. sandovalcounty.com or 867-7500.
Third Thursdays at 6:30 pm (except December): Placitas Library Board Meeting. Held at the Placitas Library Collin Meeting Room, 453 Highway 165. Everyone welcome. 771-0253.
Third Thursday at 9:00 am: Coronado Soil and Water Conservation District's Board of Supervisors meeting. Held at the District Office, Transit Building (Building C), Sandoval County Administration Complex, 1500 Idalia Rd. NE, Bernalillo, NM.
Fourth Thursdays at 6:00 pm: Sandoval County Development Planning & Zoning Commission. Held at the Sandoval County Administration Building, 1500 Idalia Road, Building D in Bernalillo.
Tuesdays and Fridays, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm: Watermelon Mountain Ranch Spay-Neuter Clinics. Price depends on the weight of your pet. wmranch.org.
Every Saturday 8:00-11:00 am: Placitas Recycling Center is open. Located 1/2 mile east of Interstate 25, off exit 242 along the north side of State Highway 165.
Every Saturday, 9:00-11:00 am. Casa Rosa Food Bank. held in the pink house east of Las Placitas Presbyterian Church in the Village of Placitas.
Mondays through Fridays: Mothers' Day Out Preschool, 9am to 2:30pm, Las Placitas Presbyterian Church. Call Debbie at 867-3371.
First Tuesday: Greater Sandoval County Chamber of Commerce—Board of Directors meeting. 11:30 a.m., at the GSCCC offices at 282 South Camino del Pueblo, Suite 2 D in Bernalillo, NM. For member networking events, visit www.sandovalchamber.com or call 404-8492.
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