A Music Walk will be held from 2-6 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 28, on Becker Avenue in Belen. Some of the entertainers will include Daniel Solis, Eddee G, Nathaniel Krantz, Tony Denardo, Sara Martinez, Jerry Dean, Mozzy Dee and Mose McCormack.
Saturday Nite Live
Tomé Art Gallery will be featuring the jewelry and prints of Ginger Linden at its monthly Saturday Nite Live event from 5-7 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 28, at the gallery, 2930 N.M. 47 and streaming live on Facebook. Call 866-0582 for more information.
YDI after school program
YDI is recruiting youth ages 12-17 for weekly after school programs. The programs will be from 4:30-6 p.m., Wednesdays via Zoom, or 3:15-4:45 p.m., Thursdays, in person at the YDI office, 428 Los Lentes Rd. There is a $100 incentive given twice a year to those who complete the program. Call Victoria, 388-6761, or Edwina, 352-3473, for more information
Sounding the Alarm
Fire departments throughout Valencia County are offering free home fire safety information and smoke alarm installations. Register to receive this free service from your local fire department. For information or questions, call Norma, Valencia County Fire Department, at 866-2040, or Vivian, Los Lunas Fire Department, at 352-7616, or register at rb.gy/zjynet. All fire stations in the county will also be holding open houses at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 1.
LLMH&A Juried Show
The Los Lunas Museum of Heritage and Arts has announced its theme for its ninth annual Juried Art Show, “Miracles and Remedies,” which will be from Oct. 9 through Jan. 9, 2022. The show is open to artists 18 years and older, residing in the state. Artists may enter up to three works to be juried, and the fees are $20 per entry or $50 for three works. For information on how to enter, contact Louis Huning Jr. at email@example.com or call 352-7720, or Rebecca Ortiz at firstname.lastname@example.org or 352-7715.
BHS Class of 1971 reunion
The Belen High School Class of 1971 will hold its 50th class reunion at 6 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 11, with a dinner and dance at the Sheriff Posse Cafe (pay for dinner at door). There will also be a barbecue on Sunday, Sept. 12. Pass the word to fellow classmates. For questions, call Terese Ulivarri at 505-264-3433, Lenore Pena at 505-453-2032, Lucy Baca at 575-618-7378 or Marie Contreras: 505-573-7361.
Local art show
An art show, “An Arts Journey — Then and Now,” featuring the art of Eddie L. Ramirez, will be held from Aug. 28 through Sept. 25 at the Los Lunas Museum of Heritage and Arts. An artist reception will be held from 1-3 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 11. The museum, 251 Main St., Los Lunas, is open from 10-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday.
St. Philip’s food pantry
Every Thursday, St. Philip’s Food Pantry, 113 La Luna Place, Rio Communities, is open from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Boxes of groceries and fresh produce can be picked for needy households. Let them know of any home-bound seniors or low-income families without transportation by calling 864-7954.
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