Mark Your Calendar

Edgewood Chamber of Commerce networking luncheon features a speaker from UNM’s Anderson School of Management on small business. To be held from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at Sandia Labs Federal Credit Union in Edgewood on JULY 20. RSVP to director at edgewoodchambernm.com

Wildlife West’s Chuckwagon BBQ dinner, JULY 22 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 505-281-7655 or visit wildlifewest.org.

Mountainair FFA Chapter hosts its 3rd Annual Ranch Rodeo JULY 22 starting at 2 p.m. at J.P. Helms Arena in Mountainair. Goat roping in the morning. Enter at 9, with roping starting at 10. For info contact 505-321-9552.

Kids Yard Sale, JULY 22 starting at 9 a.m. at the Old Tyme Shop on South 14. $1 menu items. Games and prizes throughout the day. For info call 505-281-3892.

Edgewood Family History Center offers the class, “Sharing Your Family History Using Roots Magic,” at 10:30 a.m. JULY 26 at the LDS Church in Edgewood. For info email edgewoodfhc@gmail.com.

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 505-281-7655 or visit wildlifewest.org.

Old Timers Day in Estancia JULY 29 starting with a parade at 10 a.m., followed by music in the park, Dutch oven lunch at 11:30 in the park, and a dance from 8 p.m. to midnight at the Estancia Community Center. A dance will be at the Estancia Community Center from 8 p.m. to midnight. Vendors contact Jaci at 505-384-2579.

Expo Booths for Edgewood Chamber of Commerce members and non-members, AUGUST 5. For info email director@edgewoodchambernm.com.

East Mountain Toastmasters meets AUGUST 7 and first and third Mondays at Los Vecinos Community Center in Tijeras at 6:15 p.m. For info call 862-216-5891.

Book Barn Sale AUGUST 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Benefits the Edgewood Library. For info call 505-281-0138.

How to Make Pickles and Jams, workshop AUGUST 12 from 10 a.m. to 12 at the Edgewood Soil & Water Conservation District building in Moriarty. Refreshments provided. Workshop is free but donations are appreciated. For info call 505-350-0595.

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.