Hug a Horse Thrift Store in Edgewood is having an open house MAR. 31 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. to celebrate its newly-expanded space.

Torrance County 50+ Games, APR. 2 at Mountainair Senior Center for 8-ball poul tournament. For info contact 847-0402.

VFW Post 3370 Steak and Fish Night, APR. 2 and first Saturdays, 4 – 9 p.m. For info, 505-832-0730.

EVYA T-ball, softball and baseball signups and tryouts are APR. 2 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Moriarty youth sports complex. For info 505-977-8276.

Open mic and music circle, 4 to 6:30 p.m. at Mountain Arts on Broadway in Mountainair, APR. 2. For info call 505-384-5327.

Kids Yard Sale, APR. 2, gates open at 8 a.m. $1 menu available. At Old Tyme Shop on South 14. For info call 505-281-3892.

Seed Saving Workshop at Edgewood Soil and Water Conservation District, from 10:30 a.m. to noon. APR. 2. Email

Green Waste Days at East Mountain Transfer Station, APR. 2-17. from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free dropoff of green waste. Loads must be covered. For info call 505-281-9110.

Edgewood parks and recreation advisory committee meets, APR. 4 at 6:30 p.m. at the Edgewood Community Center. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend and share ideas with the committee. For info contact Roger Holden at 505-286-4518.

Benefits counselor from NM Aging and Long-Term Services will be at Bethel Storehouse APR. 5 from 11am to 1pm. Call 832-6642 for info.

Shamanic Rock Art in the Greater Southwest,” a lecture by Polly Schaafsma at Mountain Arts on Broadway, APR. 5 at 7 p.m. Co-sponsored by the Manzano Mountain Art Council, Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument and the Torrance County Archaeological Society.

Read to the Dogs, APR. 6 and Wednesdays, 1 – 2 p.m., at East Mountain Library in Tijeras. Children of all ages to practice reading out loud to therapy dogs. No registration required. For info, 505-281-8508.

Military records, a class at Edgewood LDS church, APR. 6 at 10:30 a.m. For info email

EVYA board / parent meeting APR. 7 at Best Western in Moriarty at 6 p.m. For info call 505-977-8276.

Deadline APR. 7 for submission of artwork for a show with the theme “Celebrate New Mexico” at Manzano Mountain Arts Council’s show. For details visit

Cibola Arts Gallery opening reception, APR. 9 from 1-4 p.m. for a show on the theme, “Coming of Age.” For info call 505-847-0324.

Jimbo’s live music APR. 10 and second Sundays, 3 – 6 p.m. at Lazy Lizard in Cedar Crest. For info call 505-281-2313.

Benefits counselor from NM Aging and Long-Term Services will be at Tijeras Senior Center APR. 11 from 10 – 11:30am. Call 286-4220 for info.

Paul Secord speaks at the Sandia Ranger Station in Tijeras, APR. 12 at 6 p.m. on his book about Bandelier National Monument. For info call 505-281-3305.

Route 66 Arts Alliance annual pot luck meeting, APR. 12 at 6 p.m. Officers and board members to be elected. Annual dues are due. For info, 505-414-1292.

American Legion Post 74 and Auxiliary, meets APR. 15 or third Fridays at the Lions Club in Moriarty. For info, 505-803-9657 or

The Albuquerque Astronomical Society (TAAS) hosts a star gazing party at the Edgewood Community Library APR. 15 from 8 to 10 p.m. For info visit

Family Health & Safety Fair, APR. 16 from 8 to 11 a.m. at Moriarty High School Gym. Free, all ages, door prizes, followed by CNMEC annual meeting at 11 a.m.

Moriarty High School’s spring indoor mercado, APR. 16-17 at the Moriarty High School gym. Supports athletics department. Booths available; for info call 505-832-5951.

Torrance County 50+ Games, APR. 23 at Mountainair Elementary School for pickleball, singles, doubles, and mixed doubles. For info contact 847-0402.

10th Annual Authors for Literacy, APR. 23 at the Moriarty Civic Center from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For info call 505-832-2513.

Torrance County 50+ Games, APR. 30 at Dr. Saul Community Center in Mountainair for badminton singles, doubles, and mixed doubles. For info contact 847-0402.

Mountainair Gymkhana Rodeo, MAY 1, also June 11, June 25, July 9, July 23. Events for all ages from kids to adults. At the Mountainair Rodeo Grounds. For more information, contact Tana at 505-220-0123.

Torrance County 50+ Games, MAY 7 at City Park in Moriarty for horsehoes tournament. For info contact 847-0402.

Torrance County 50+ Games, MAY 14 at Estancia High School for track and field events. For info contact 847-0402.