Weekly story time at the Edgewood Community Library, NOVEMBER 29 at 10:30 a.m. for preschool and kindergarten-age children. For info call 505-281-0138.
Spaghetti Dinner & Ice Cream Bar fundraiser for Torrance County Sheriff’s Deputy Ron Fulfer, DECEMBER 1 at the Moriarty Civic Center from 6 to 11 p.m. In addition to dinner, the event includes two raffles, a silent auction and a bake sale. Tickets are $7 for adults and $3 for kids under 12. For info search for the event on Facebook.
East Mountain Centre for Theatre presents “Every Christmas Story Ever Told and Then Some,” playing DECEMBER 1-3 and 8-10 at Vista Grande Community Center in Sandia Park, with evening and matinee performances. Tickets at emct.org or contact 505-286-1950 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
On Saturday, DECEMBER 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Moriarty Elementary School, Third Annual Holiday Craft Fair. Over 25 vendors (and a fancy food truck) will be selling handmade crafts, fun gifts, and tasty food. The whole family can enjoy free popcorn and sno-cones.
Winter Arts Festival by the Route 66 Arts Alliance, DECEMBER 2 at Edgewood Elementary School from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free admission, local musicians, artists and writers, food. For info visit route66artsalliance.org.
Madrid Christmas Parade and light contest. DECEMBER 2 starting at 4 p.m.
Christmas Holiday Bazaar, DECEMBER 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., hosted by the Carnuel Women & Cañon de Carnué Land Grant Hall. Shopping, entertainment, games and more. Art, crafts and unique items will be sold. Santa Claus is expected to drop in with a gift for children ages 1 to 11.
Madrid Christmas Open House. The whole town gets dressed up for Christmas and would like to invite you to come enjoy the festivities and do some holiday shopping. DECEMBER 2 from 2 p.m. until the parade starts.
Old Mill and ReBranded Boutique are excited to invite you and your friends to a ladies’ sip and shop post Black Friday. DECEMBER 2 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Enjoy sales, food, drinks, women’s clothing, guns, ammo, men’s conceal and carry vests, women’s conceal carry purses, tack, and so much more. Lunch is on us from 10-3.
“Music for the Soul” concert of composer and pianist Grisha Krivchenia at Holy Cross Episcopal Church in Edgewood DECEMBER 3 has been cancelled. For info contact email@example.com.
East Mountain Community Chorus’ 29th Presentation of Handel’s Messiah at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, DECEMBER 3 & 4 from 3-6 p.m. Free admission. Kid friendly.
Medicare Open Enrollment assistance from NM Aging and Long-Term Services, providing free, unbiased advice, DECEMBER 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Tijeras Senior Center. No appointment needed, call 505-383-3919 for info.
Medicare Open Enrollment assistance from NM Aging and Long-Term Services, providing free, unbiased advice, DECEMBER 5 from 8:30 to 11 a.m. at Bethel Storehouse in Moriarty. No appointment needed, call 505-383-3919 for info.
Moriarty Community Library hosts its annual children’s Christmas Carnival, DECEMBER 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Moriarty Civic Center. Cookies and cocoa, crafts and games for kids, pictures with Santa, raffle. For info call 505-832-2513.
The Nutcracker presented by East Mountain Dance at the Moriarty Performing Arts Center. DECEMBER 10 at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. For details visit eastmtndance.com.
Torrance County Home Visiting Program’s 5th annual holiday event, DECEMBER 11 from 10 to 1130 a.m. at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church parish hall in Moriarty. Refreshments, and parent-child activity: make an ornament. Take pictures with Santa.
Public Information Meeting for San Pedro Mountains Abandoned Mine Safeguarding, DECEMBER 12 at the Edgewood Volunteer Fire Dept. at 3 Oro Quay Rd. from 6 to 8 p.m. For info contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 505-930-5166.
Santa Paws Photos, at Church Street Market in Edgewood DECEMBER 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., hosted by Friends of Estancia Valley Animals. $10 donation. All pets must be on a leash or in a carrier.
The Grant Brewing Co. Taproom, DECEMBER 17 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Come join us for an East Mountain arts and crafts pop-up featuring several local artists and crafters. Unique holiday gifts, foods and beverages. Vendors sought. For info, email@example.com.
Manzano Mountain Community Chorus presnets the Christmas Cantata, “Winter’s Grace,” DECEMBER 17 at 2 p.m. at the Manzano Mountain Arts and Community Center./ Free. For info contact 505-384-4157.
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church Christmas Eve Candle light service. DECEMBER 24 from 7-8 p.m.