The annual Veterans Day ceremony will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 11, at Daniel Fernandez Memorial Park in Los Lunas. There will be fellowship and food.
Refreshments will be served from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 11, at the Belen Veterans Memorial at Eagle Park in Belen.
Chalk on the Sidewalk
The First United Methodist Church, 75 Manzano Expressway in Rio Communities, will hold its first Chalk on the Sidewalk art project on Saturday, Nov. 13, during its Holiday Arts and Crafts Festival. There is an opportunity for a limited number of artists to create a “painting” in chalk pastels under the portico. For questions, email Henry Rau at [email protected] church is also holding its annual Craft Show from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 13. They will have crafts, bake sale and a soup lunch.
Berlie’s Christmas Bazaar
Berilie’s Christmas Bazaar, sponsored by the Catholic Daughters of the Americas Court Our Lady of Belen No. 1359, will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, Nov. 13-14, at Our Lady of Belen Parish Hall, 101 10th St., Belen. There will be gifts, food, a silent auction and a 50/50 raffle. For information, call Bonnie at 505-550-7179.
Huning Ranch HOA quarterly board meeting
The next meeting of the Huning Ranch HOA board will be at 6 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 18, at the Los Lunas Fire Station on Sand Sage Road off of N.M. 6. For more information, contact Ava Mueller at HOAMCO at 505-888-4479, ext. 2131, or email [email protected]
Full Moon Trail Hike in Los Lunas
The village of Los Lunas Recreation Division is hosting a Full Moon Trail Hike at 6 p.m., Friday, Nov. 19, at El Cerro de Los Lunas Trailhead. This is a two-mile guided or unguided hike/run. There will be free refreshments afterward, and several giveaways. For information, call 505-352-7662.
The 42nd Holiday Bazaar at Peralta Methodist Church, 25 Wesley Road in Peralta, will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, Nov. 19, and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 20. The Crafty Ladies create and make all the items that are sold at the Bazaar, which include a variety of holiday decor such as wreaths, garlands, ornaments as well as everyday home decor items. Also available are items suitable for gift giving, plus jams/jellies and baked goods. Proceeds are used in many community ministries of the church. For information, call 505-865-9334.
Christmas Arts and Crafts Fair
A Christmas Arts and Crafts Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 20, at the Bosque Farms Community Center. For information, call 505-869-5133.
Veterans in need of assistance, whom might be homeless, in need of food, clothing or a ride to an appointment, can call Jeffery David Woods, adjutant at the Chavez-Curran VFW Post 2387 in Belen at 505-417-4224, or email [email protected]
Passion Play rehearsals
The Passion Play will return for a 2022 Easter Season. Come be part of the team of cast and/or crew. Rehearsals begin at 2 p.m., Jan. 9, at the Don Jose Dolores Cordova Cultural Center (old Jarales school), now the Jarales Community Center at 426 Jarales Road.
They are looking for male and female actors of all ages, no experience required. In addition, behind the scenes stage and technical crew personnel are needed. For more information, call 505-269-7659.
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