Mark Your Calendar

Kitchen Creations, a cooking school for people with Type 2 diabetes, MAY 17 and MAY 24, from 3 – 6 p.m. at Estancia United Methodist Church. Learn to plan and prepare meals that help manage diabetes. For info call 505-544-4335.

Monthly networking meeting of the Edgewood Chamber of Commerce, MAY 18 and third Thursdays at Sandia Labs FCU in Edgewood from 11:45 – 12:45 p.m. More info at edgewoodchambernm.com or 505-596-0566.

La Sala de Galisteo Movie Nights, MAY 18 at 7 p.m., presents “Ace in the Hole.” Much of the film was shot outside Gallup in the 1950s. Introduction by film historian Angie Beauchamp. Free admission. For info visit lasaladegalisteo.org.

Community awareness meeting and public discussion about the future of Edgewood’s Section 34, MAY 18 at 6:30 p.m. at the Edgewood Community Center. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend. For info call 505-286-4518.

Outdoor Arts Market at Country Friends Antiques in Moriarty, MAY 19 – 20 and third Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 pm. Local artists and crafters. For info call 254-433-9847.

East Mountain Men’s Conference: “Act Like Men,” hosted by East Mountain Vineyard Church. Register and info online at eastmountainvineyard.org on MAY 19-20. Open to all men from any denomination. $25 includes breakfast and lunch on Saturday.

Torrance County 50+ Games track and field events, MAY 20 at the Estancia High School track, starting at 8 a.m. For info contact Jerry Melaragno at 505-847-0402 or jerrymeldcp@gmail.com.

Route 66 Arts Alliance spring arts workshop: Silk Painting with Sandra Holzman, MAY 20 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Sandra’s Edgewood studio. For info visit route66artsalliance.org.

Estancia Public Library’s summer reading program sign-up begins MAY 22 for kids ages 1 to 5th grade. Weekly story, crafts, activities. Through June and July. For info call 505-384-9655.

Edgewood Parks and Recreation advisory committee meets at 6:30 p.m. at the town of Edgewood office on MAY 22 at 6:30 p.m. For info contact Roger Holden at 505-286-4518.

High Desert Riders equine club meets MAY 23 and fourth Tuesdays at the Edgewood Community Center at 7 p.m. For info call 505-379-8658.

Food preservation series at Estancia Methodist Church, MAY 23 from 9 a.m. to noon, Jams & Jellies. Classes $10 and limited to 12 participants. For info and reservations call 505-544-4333.

Moriarty High School basketball 3-on-3 Hooptastic, MAY 23 at the gym. Tournament play starts at 4 p.m. Cost is $45 per team, proceeds benefit boys and girls summer activities. For elementary, middle school and high school age kids. For information contact joe.bailey@mesd.us or mike.trujillo@mesd.us.

Edgewood Family History Center class, “Google Books, A Gold Mine for Family History!” at 10:30 a.m. on MAY 24 at the LDS Church in Edgewood. For info email edgewoodfhc@gmail.com.

Simple Circuits: A Makerspace Project, open to age 6 and up at the Estancia Public Library, MAY 24 at 1 p.m. Free. Spaces are limited, register at the library or call 505-384-9655.

Bernalillo County hosts a workshop on Well & Wastewater Permitting on MAY 25 from 6 – 8 p.m. at the McGrane Safety Complex in Tijeras. For info visit bernco.gov.

La Sala de Galisteo Movie Nights, MAY 25 at 7 p.m., presents “Sunset Boulevard.” Free admission. Introduction by film historian Angie Beauchamp. For info visit lasaladegalisteo.org.

Family Fun Night at the Edgewood Community Library, JUNE 2 and first Fridays from 5 to 8 p.m. Free. For info call 505-286-0138.

Meditation workshop for people from any meditation tradition or no tradition at all, JUNE 3 from 2 to 3:45, and then to 5 p.m., at the Wat Center in Albuquerque. $2 donation. Info, Jay Cutts, 281-0684.

Estancia’s Mile Long Yard Sale, JUNE 3. No fee, no registration. Everyone welcome.

Chamber Chuckwagon Mixer at Wildlife West Nature Park in Edgewood JUNE 3. Promo ideas and info, networking, and cross-promotion with fellow member businesses. RSVP to info@eastmountainchamber.com or director@edgewoodchambernm.com. Open to chamber members only and please, no children.

Torrance County 50+ Games horseshoes tournament, JUNE 3 at City Park in Moriarty, starting at 1 p.m. For info contact Jerry Melaragno at 505-847-0402 or jerrymeldcp@gmail.com.

Financial Foundations, financial literacy training for New Mexico teachers, JUNE 7 at Fidelity Investments in Albuquerque from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. For info email caroleglade@gmail.com by MAY 30.

Workshops JUNE 10 on growing food in hoop houses and saving money in poultry feeds by sprouting, at the Edgewood Soil & Water Conservation District in Moriarty, from 10 a.m. to noon. For info email Al Humble at ahumble77@gmail.com.

Master Gardeners Class at East Mountain Vineyard Church, on extending the growing season in the East Mountains. Guest speaker is from Master Gardeners of Albuquerque. This free event is JUNE 10 at 9:30 a.m. For info contact Pastor Greg Richard at 505-363-6625.

The Great Garden Detective Adventure, a class for kids presented by Torrance County extension nutrition educator Julie Griffo, JUNE 5, JUNE 12, JUNE 19 and JUNE 26 at Bethel Community Storehouse from 10 to 11 a.m. Class size is limited. Call Julie at 505-544-4337 or Linda at 505-832-6642 to reserve a space. Free.

Walkin N Circles Ranch Jamboree, JUNE 10 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Ranch tours, activities for kids, pony rides, silent auction, food trucks, bake sale, live music, demonstrations. Meet the horses and learn how to foster or adopt one. Suggested donation at the gate is $2 for adults, kids under 16 free. Benefits the horse rescue at the ranch. For info visit wncr.org.

14th Annual East Mountain Fiber Farm and Studio Tour, JUNE 10-11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visit fiber farms. Admission is free. For maps and info visit eastmountainfibertour.com.

End of Trail, the World Championship of Cowboy Action Shooting, at SASS Founders Ranch JUNE 15-25. Dates coincide with Cowboy Days, an effort of the Edgewood Chamber of Commerce and local businesses to welcome competitors. For info on the two public days of End of Trail, visit sassnet.com.

Wildlife West’s Chuckwagon BBQ dinner, JUNE 17 and Saturdays through September. Admission at 5 p.m.; free-flight raptor show at 6 p.m.; 7 p.m. BBQ dinner starts and at 8 p.m. the music begins. Must make reservations by 2 p.m. the day of the show. For ticket prices and info call 505-286-7655 or visit wildlifewest.org.

Celtic Festival JUNE 17 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Mountain Arts on Broadway in Mountainair. Live music, beer garden, vendors and a children’s coloring contest. For info visit manzanomountainartcouncil.org

Food preservation series at Estancia Methodist Church, JUNE 20 from 9 a.m. to noon, Salsa Making. Classes $10 and limited to 12 participants. For info and reservations call 505-544-4333.

Food preservation series at Estancia Methodist Church, JULY 18 from 9 a.m. to noon, Canning Fruits. Classes $10 and limited to 12 participants. For info and reservations call 505-544-4333.

Edgewood Music and Art Festival at Wildlife West Nature Park, JULY 28-29. Chuckwagon dinner shows featuring Syd Masters. On JULY 29, 10 bands playing all day. Covered seating, jam sessions, food, free parking, beer by Sierra Blanca Brewery. For info call 505-286-7655 or visit wildlifewest.org.

Bernalillo County hosts a workshop: “Septic Effluent – How Does It Affect Groundwater,” on AUGUST 18 from 1 – 3 p.m. at the McGrane Safety Complex in Tijeras. For info visit bernco.gov.

Food preservation series at Estancia Methodist Church, AUGUST 22 from 9 a.m. to noon, Pickling Class. Classes $10 and limited to 12 participants. For info and reservations call 505-544-4333.

22 Years of Enchantment, a juried art show, will hang at Manzano Mountain Art Council in Mountainair starting AUGUST 25. Submissions are sought. For info contact john.stange@mac.com or call 512-739-4578.

Mountainair Sunflower Festival, with events in and around Mountainair, including art, live music, a sunflower hat contest and more, on AUGUST 26.

Food preservation series at Estancia Methodist Church, SEPTEMBER 19 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pressure Canning. Classes $10 and limited to 12 participants. For info and reservations call 505-544-4333.

Bernalillo County hosts a workshop: “Proper Septic Care and Maintenance,” on SEPTEMBER 21 from 6 – 8 p.m. at the McGrane Safety Complex in Tijeras. For info visit bernco.gov.

Food preservation series at Estancia Methodist Church, OCTOBER 10 from 9 a.m. to noon, Freezing & Drying. Classes $10 and limited to 12 participants. For info and reservations call 505-544-4333.