Free Family Night at the Estancia Aquatic Center, 6:15 to 9:15 p.m. AUGUST 3. Alcohol-free and drug-free event. For info call 505-705-0332. Sponsored by the Torrance County DWI Prevention Program. For info call 505-705-0332.

Money Matters: Series for financial wellbeing, at Bethel Community Storehouse. AUGUST 4, Credit Wise; AUGUST 25, Growing Savings; SEPTEMBER 15, Eliminating Debt; OCTOBER 13, Everyone Needs a Will. All classes held from 10 to 11 a.m. For info or to sign up, contact torrance@nmsu.edu, dberrien@nmsu.edu, or call 505-544-4333.

Moriarty Mini Comic Convention on AUGUST 4 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Moriarty Civic Center. $5 for ages 13 and up and free for 12 and under. For more information call 832-2513.

First-ever Moriarty Comic Con Ball, AUGUST 4 at the Moriarty Civic Center from 5 to 9 p.m. Free. Sponsored by the Torrance County DWI Prevention Program. For info call 505-705-0332.

Run, Rally & Rock, Edgewood celebration at Rich Ford in Edgewood, AUGUST 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Run, Rally & Rock Poker Run starts at 10:30 a.m. and ends at noon. Parade starts at 10 a.m. with program throughout the day including pancake eating contest, pie eating contest, live music, juggler, and business expo.

Free End of Summer Splash at the Estancia Aquatic Center, noon to 6 p.m. AUGUST 5. Alcohol-free and drug-free event. For info call 505-705-0332.

41st Annual Cache Le Plew Mountain Man Rendezvous, AUGUST 5-12 at the Big Horn Gun Club Range in Torrance County Park. Muzzleloading rifle and pistol matches, archery contests, tomahawk and knife throwing, trail walks and more. For info call 505-281-5200.

Middle School Volleyball Skills Camp AUGUST 6-8. 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Moriarty High School gym. Grades 5-8. $40.

Still Kickin’ It line dancing, from 1-2 p.m. AUGUST 6 and 8, and Mondays and Wednesdays at the Edgewood Senior Center. For info call 505-281-2515.

High School Volleyball Skills Clinic AUGUST 6-8. 1-4 p.m. Moriarty High School gym. Grades 9-12. $50.

Library Book Sale, AUGUST 6-10 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hardcover, $1 and paperbacks for 50¢. For info contact the Estancia Public Library at 505-384-9655.

Medicare & Medicaid assistance from NM Aging and Long-Term Services, providing free, unbiased advice, AUGUST 7 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Bethel Storehouse in Moriarty. No appointment needed, call 505-832-6642 for info.

Public Meeting regarding the Western Spirit Transmission Line Project, hosted by the State Land Office AUGUST 9 at Dr. Saul Community Center in Mountainair, from 5:30-7 p.m. For info, contact 505-827-3809 or cward@slo.state.nm.us.

Family Fun Day events at the Torrance County Fair, AUGUST 9 sponsored by East Torrance Soil & Water Conservation District: stick horse race, bean bag toss, $50 money scramble. Prizes! Starting at 2 p.m.

Open Mic at the Torrance County Fairgrounds, AUGUST 9 from 8-10 p.m. For info, mlifetree@gmail.com.

Chuckwagon Dinner Show at Wildlife West Nature Park, 6 p.m. AUGUST 11. Dinner and music, plus admission to the park, is $27 for adults, $25 for seniors, $12 for children 5-11 and free for kids 4 and under. Reservations required. Call 505-281-7655.

The Edgewood Community Library Friends used book sale, AUGUST 11 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Book Barn. Used books, CDs, DVDs, and audio books. For info, nadine.zab@gmail.com.

Bethel United Methodist Church is offering a program for intellectually disabled adults, a Sunday School class. Registration is AUGUST 11 at the church from 10 a.m. to noon. Classes begin the following weekend. For info call 505-832-4200 or 505-832-9007.

Gran Quivira Astronomy Event, AUGUST 11 from 7-11 p.m. View dark skies on the evening before the peak of the Perseid meteor shower. Bring only red lights to preserve night vision and sturdy shoes. For info call 505-847-2400 or 505-847-2770.

Manzano Mountain Volunteer Sign Project, installing two new trail signs in the Manzano Mountain Wilderness Area, AUGUST 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Meet at Fourth of July Campground. This is an all-day event, with a 4-mile uphill hike and strenuous labor. Free breakfast, pack lunch. To sign up, email will@nmwild.org. Limited spots.

7th Annual Car Show, AUGUST 11 immediately after the Torrance County Fair parade at Estancia park, from 12-3 p.m. Line-up starting at 9 a.m. For info call Tommy at 505-384-2579.

Medicare & Medicaid assistance from NM Aging and Long-Term Services, providing free, unbiased advice, AUGUST 13 from 9:30 a.m. to noon at Tijeras Senior Center. No appointment needed, call 505-286-4220 for info.

Medicare & Medicaid assistance from NM Aging and Long-Term Services, providing free, unbiased advice, AUGUST 14 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Edgewood Senior Center. No appointment needed, call 505-281-2515 for info.

East Mountain Toastmasters meets, AUGUST 15 from 6 to 7:15 p.m. at the Coldwell Banker conference room at 12024 North 14 in Cedar Crest. Call 862-216-5891 for info. Guests welcome.

Trail Work Days. Sandia Ranger District is looking for volunteers to help maintain the trails on AUGUST 18 at 9 a.m. Trail work volunteers will be meeting at the Tijeras Ranger Station. Dress in long pants and wear sturdy shoes. Bring water and snacks. Most workdays last until 3 p.m. For more information contact 505-281-3304 or jmmay@fs.fed.us.

Schwebach Farm 50th Anniversary Sweet Corn Festival and Family Dinner in the Field, AUGUST 18. For info call 505-832-6171.

Third annual First Responders Dinner, AUGUST 18 at the Moriarty Lions Club, 5-9 p.m., in honor of the men and women who keep the community safe. For info call Karen at 228-547-3621.

Edgewood Public Safety Day, AUGUST 18 at Rich Ford in Edgewood, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Explore police and fire vehicles, and meet police officers and firefighters. Free family fun.

Edgewood parks and recreation advisory committee, AUGUST 21 at the new town office in the Edgewood Elementary School complex at 6:30 p.m. For info, 505-286-4518.

Mountainair Sunflower Festival kicks off with an art opening and live Jazz, featuring beer and wine AUGUST 24, from 5-8 p.m. at MMAC Building in Mountainair. Benefits the Manzano Mountain Arts Council building fund.

Estancia Library school supply drive, through AUGUST 24, benefitting Estancia students. Drop off pencils, mechanical pencils, folders, dividers, binders, highlighters, crayons, glue, paper, backpacks and colored pencils at the library. For info call 505-384-9655.

Mountainair Sunflower Festival, AUGUST 25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the MMAC Center and in downtown Mountainair, featuring live entertainment, arts and crafts, sunflower hat contest, juried art show, children’s activities, food vendors, art raffle.

Chuckwagon Dinner Show at Wildlife West Nature Park, 6 p.m. AUGUST 25. Dinner and music, plus admission to the park, is $27 for adults, $25 for seniors, $12 for children 5-11 and free for kids 4 and under. Reservations required. Call 505-281-7655.

The Edgewood Community Library Friends used book sale, AUGUST 25 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Book Barn. Used books, CDs, DVDs, and audio books. For info, nadine.zab@gmail.com.

Estancia Public Library after-school children’s program, and preschool storytime, with registration from AUGUST 27 to SEPTEMBER 7. Spaces limited. Free. For info call 505-384-9655.

Chuckwagon Dinner Show at Wildlife West Nature Park, 6 p.m. SEPTEMBER 1. Dinner and music, plus admission to the park, is $27 for adults, $25 for seniors, $12 for children 5-11 and free for kids 4 and under. Reservations required. Call 505-281-7655.

East Mountain Toastmasters meets, SEPTEMBER 5 from 6 to 7:15 p.m. at the Coldwell Banker conference room at 12024 North 14 in Cedar Crest. Call 862-216-5891 for info. Guests welcome.

Schwebach Farm Dinner in the Field, featuring chef Daniel Puccini from Roots Farm Cafe, SEPTEMBER 8. For info call 505-832-6171.

20th Annual (and final) Run for the Beans SEPTEMBER 8. Cash awards for anyone who beats the course record, and other prizes. Money raised benefits veterans. Entries locally by calling 505-384-5039. Start registration 6:30 a.m., race starts at 8. Breakfast provided. Prizes, drawings, and premiums for racers. All welcome. 80+ free entry. 5K, 10k, 1.5 mile walk fun run.

Sandia Ranger District is looking for volunteers to help maintain the trails on SEPTEMBER 15 at 9 a.m. Trail work volunteers will be meeting at the Tijeras Ranger Station. Dress in long pants and wear sturdy shoes. Bring water and snacks. Most workdays last until 3 p.m. For more information contact 505-281-3304 or jmmay@fs.fed.us.

East Mountain Toastmasters meets, SEPTEMBER 19 from 6 to 7:15 p.m. at the Coldwell Banker conference room at 12024 North 14 in Cedar Crest. Call 862-216-5891 for info. Guests welcome.

Woofstock Pet Expo and Adoption Festival on SEPTEMBER 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Edgewood Soccer Comple. Shot clinic, adoptions, food, live music and animals. Well behaved animals on a leash are welcome. For more information contact the Town of Edgewood at (505)286-4518.

Second Annual Taste of the East Mountains at Legacy Church in Edgewood, a benefit for the East Mountain Regional Chamber of Commerce, on SEPTEMBER 29. Samples of locally produced goodies. Details TBA. For more, email info@eastmountainchamber.com.

Third Annual Bustin’ Clays event, benefits the Greater Edgewood Area Chamber, SEPTEMBER 29 at Founders Ranch. Team-building and networking. For info, director@edgewoodchambernm.com.

Paa-ko Fine Artists Art Show, OCTOBER 6-7 at the Paa-ko Community Center in Sandia Park, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Contact 505-620-0771 for info.

Western Prairie Vintage Tea, OCTOBER 14 from 1-4 p.m. at the Moriarty Civic Center. Light, sweet and savory refreshments, entertainment, vintage portrait and keepsake. Don your best vintage vintage western apparel for hat and costume contest. $20, or $18 early bird price. RSVP by Sept. 29. Benefits the Moriarty Historical Society & Museum. For info call 505-832-0839 or 505-832-2513.

Trail Work Days. Sandia Ranger District is looking for volunteers to help maintain the trails on OCTOBER 20 at 9 a.m. Trail work volunteers will be meeting at the Tijeras Ranger Station. Dress in long pants and wear sturdy shoes. Bring water and snacks. Most workdays last until 3 p.m. For more information 505-281-3304 or jmmay@fs.fed.us.

East Torrance Soil & Water Conservation District’s 75th Anniversary and annual meeting, NOVEMBER 10 at 5 p.m. at 701 10th Street in Estancia.