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 AMueller@hoamco.com.
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.
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.
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.
Valencia County Cowboy Church will hold a craft fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 20. Call 505-304-5717 or 505-907-3500 for information and to reserve a booth.
Our Lady of Belen Catholic Church will host its annual Turkey Bingo at 7 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 20, and at 2 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 21. There will be a silent auction and a concession stand.
Cristo Rey Fiesta Mass
The Fiesta Mass for Cristo Rey Mission in Bosque will be at 12 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 21.
Thanksgiving Day at OLB
Mass on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 25, will be held at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Belen Catholic Church. Parishioners who attend the Mass are invited to bring bread, rolls and/or tortillas for a blessing. The offertory collection received at this Mass will be used entirely to help the poor in the community.
Turkey Trot 5K
The village of Los Lunas Parks and Recreation Division is sponsoring a Turkey Trot 5K beginning at 9 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 25 — Thanksgiving Day — at Los Lunas River Park. The cost is $15. All proceeds benefit the Los Lunas High School Cross Country Team. Registration, course maps and more can be found at loslunasnm.gov.
Abundant Life Christian Center, 105 Avenida Del Fuego, Rio Communities, will host a free Thanksgiving meal from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 25. For information or to RSVP, call 505-864-3743.
Freedom Worship Center is hosting its annual Thanksgiving lunch from 12-3 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 25, at the center, 727 Cortez St., SE, Los Lunas. The lunch is open to anyone who would like to join. To request delivery of a plate for those unable to attend, call April Mirabal at 505-508-7110.
Miracle on Main Street Parade
The city of Belen will hold its annual Miracle on Main Street parade at 6 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 27, beginning on South Main Street, going north to Aragon Road.
Register a float by calling 505-966-2700.
The Valencia County News-Bulletin is a locally owned and operated community newspaper, dedicated to serving Valencia County since 1910 through the highest journalistic and professional business standards. The VCNB is published weekly on Thursdays, including holidays both in print and online.