Calendar, August 6

The Portales News-Tribune offers this space for community events. To submit or change an announcement, contact the Editorial Department at 356-4481 several days in advance. For Sunday’s paper, items must be submitted by mid-day Wednesday. Please keep submissions brief and to the point as space is limited.

Wednesday
AARP — 2 p.m., Community Room of Golden Acres, every third Wednesday. Executive Board meets at 1 p.m. Ann Kohler, 356-8576.
Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30-8:30 p.m., non-smoking regular, 1223 W. Ivy. Hotline, 769-6052.
Pregnancy, HIV, TB Testing, Immunizations — 8-11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m. at La Casa de Buena Salud.
Peanut Valley Toastmasters — 6:45 a.m. at El Rancho Restaurant, 1609 W. Second St. Donna Labatt, 763-5519, or Cozetta Moore, 356-8531.
Roosevelt County Literacy Council — Free GED, ABE, ESL and citizenship classes, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Volunteers are also needed. Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, 356-8500.
(Border Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors — 6 p.m., district office, 704 State St., Elida. Open to the public.

Thursday
Double Trouble in Recovery (support for people with substance abuse issues and mental health disorders) — 6 p.m., 1223 W. Ivy, Portales.
Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30-8:30 p.m., non-smoking regular, 1223 W. Ivy. Hotline, 769-6052.
Emotions Anonymous — 7:30 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3112 N. Thornton, Clovis. Call 763-4355 or 763-6015.
Pregnancy, HIV, and TB Testing, Immunizations — 8-11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m. at La Casa de Buena Salud.
Portales Senior Center — Potluck at noon ($2.50 or bring dish). Quilting from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., 421 N. Industrial Drive, 356-8741.
Weight Watchers — 5:30 p.m., 121 N. Main St. (Roosevelt County Electric Cooperative building), Portales.
Women’s Survivors Support Group — 6 p.m., 220 Main St. (800) 401-0305.
Roosevelt County Literacy Council — Free GED, ABE, ESL and citizenship classes, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Volunteers are also needed. Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, 356-8500.
Promise Keepers — 5:45 a.m., Mark’s Grill, 1126 W. First St. Contact: Jim King, 356-5828.

Friday
Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30-8:30 p.m., non-smoking regular, 1223 W. Ivy. Hotline, 769-6052.
Singles Living in Christ — 7 p.m., free child care, First Church of the Nazarene in Clovis, 763-3141 or 762-6639.
Pregnancy and HIV Testing, Immunizations — 8-11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m. at La Casa de Buena Salud.
Pregnancy Tests — 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Women’s Medical Center in Clovis. (505) 762-8055.
Roosevelt County Literacy Council — Free GED, ABE, ESL and citizenship classes, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Volunteers are also needed. Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, 356-8500.

Saturday
HIV and TB Testing — 8-11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m. at La Casa de Buena Salud.
Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30-8:30 p.m., non-smoking regular, 1223 W. Ivy. Hotline, 769-6052.
The Ones — 6 p.m. 356-2912 or 356-6107.
Seniors Dance — 7 p.m., Senior Center, 421 N. Industrial Drive, 356-8741.

Sunday
Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30-8:30 p.m., non-smoking regular, 1223 W. Ivy. Hotline, 769-6052.
Blackwater Draw Archaeological Site — Open Sat. – Sun 1-5 until Memorial Day, when it will be open everyday 1 – 7 p.m. Fees: Adults $3, Seniors $2, Children and students with I.D. $1. Free admission every 4th Sunday of the month.

Tuesday
Parents of sexual assault victims — 7 p.m., 116 W. 11th St., Clovis, conducted by Dr. Charlotte Farkas. Call 769-2246 for more information.
Parents Anonymous – 7 p.m. at 521 W. 2nd St. Parents can share their questions, concerns, problems and solutions about parenting. For information call Inez at 359-0148 or Isabel at 356-3852.
Survivors of homicide — 7 p.m. at 116 W. 11th St., Clovis, conducted by Dr. Charlotte Farkas. Meets every other Tuesday. Call 769-2246 for more information.
Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30-8:30 p.m., non-smoking regular, 1223 W. Ivy. Hotline, 769-6052.
Starlight Swingers — 7 p.m., Memorial Building.
Square dance lessons — Starlight Swingers offers square dance lessons at the Memorial Building, Seventh and Abilene, 7 p.m.; James Pettus instructor. Call 356-5509 or 356-6263.
Portales Senior Center — Quilting, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., 421 N. Industrial Drive, 356-8741.
Domestic Violence Support Group — 6 p.m., 1776 Village Plaza. Meg or Steve at 359-2930.
Pregnancy, HIV, and TB Testing, Immunizations — 8-11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m. at La Casa de Buena Salud.
Duplicate Bridge Club — 9:30 a.m., Senior Center, 421 N. Industrial Drive, 356-6433.
On Track Toastmasters — 7-8 a.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 1320 W. 21st St., Clovis. Christy Ragnoni, 769-8141 or Donna Labatt, 763-5519 or e-mail at dlabatt@plateautel.net
Childbirth Classes — Roosevelt General Hospital Conference Room, four-week evening sessions beginning first Tuesday of every month, 6:30-9 p.m., 356-4453 or 359-1800.
Roosevelt County Literacy Council — Free GED, ABE, ESL and citizenship classes, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Volunteers are also needed. Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, 356-8500.
Mother’s Day Out – Day care for children ages six months through first grade will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the summer.