Community calendar — Aug. 31

The Portales News-Tribune offers this space for community events. To submit or change an announcement, contact the Editorial Department at 575-356-4481 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.

 

 

Friday

Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30-8:30 p.m., 106 N. Ave. B. Non-smoking regular.

Information: 575-769-6052

Pregnancy Tests — 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Women’s Medical Center in Clovis.

Information: 575-762-8055

Roosevelt County Literacy Council — 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday- Friday, Portales Public Library. Free pre-GED, adult literacy, ESL and citizenship classes. Volunteers are needed.

Information: 575-356-8500

Seniors’ Exercise — 8 a.m., Portales Senior Center.

Information: 575-356-8741

Senior Movie- 1 p.m., Portales Senior Center.

Information: 575-356-8741

Roosevelt County Association of Educational Retirees — 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m., third Friday of every month, Roosevelt General Hospital cafeteria conference room.

Information: 575-356-3982

Seniors’ Walking — 3:10 p.m. Greyhound Arena.

Information: 575-356-8741

Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 6-7 a.m., 106 N. Ave. B. Hotline. Morning meditation.

Information: 575-769-6052

 

Saturday

 Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — Noon-1 p.m., 106 N. Ave. B. 12 and 12 at 12, non-smoking.

Information: 575-769-6052

Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30-8:30 p.m., 106 N. Ave. B. Non-smoking regular.

Information: 575-769-6052

United Daughters of the Confederacy — Noon, first Saturday of each month. Information: 575-742-0307

Seniors Dance — 7 p.m., Senior Center, 421 N. Industrial Drive.

Information: 575-356-8741

Narcotics Anonymous Milagro Group — 7:30 p.m.,  Wesley Foundation ENMU Campus, rear entrance, 1417 S. Ave. K.

Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 6-7 a.m., 106 N. Ave. B. Morning meditation.

Information: 575-769-6052

 

Sunday

Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30-8:30 p.m., 106 N. Ave. B. Non-smoking regular.

Information: 575-769-6052

Blackwater Draw Museum — 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Information: 575-562-2202

Portales Traditional Jam — 2-5 p.m. Wesley Foundation, 1417 S. Ave. K, old time, bluegrass, Celtic music. All instruments, ages and skills welcome. Information: 575-356-1051

Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 6-7 a.m. Morning meditation, 106 N. Ave. B. Hotline, 575-769-6052.

Mood Elevators — 3 p.m. Bowl-A-Matic in Fort Sumner. A fellowship group. Meetings are subject to change. Information: 575-478-2525

 

Monday

Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 6-7 a.m. Morning meditation, 106 N. Ave. B. Hotline, 575-769-6052.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. 106 N. Ave. B.

Pregnancy and TB Tests — 8-11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m. at La Casa Family Health Center, 1515 W Fir.

Right to Life meeting – 6:30 p.m. Every third Monday at Ingram Room, Clovis-Carver Public Library.

Information: 505-296-4033.

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, 575-356-8500.

TOPS (Take off Pounds Sensibly) — 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Portales Church of God at 1427 E. Amazon. Contact Sharon Goins at 219-7502, or Daris Hay at 359-0144.

ENMRSH — 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Free development screening for infants from birth to 35 months. Call 575-742-9032 in Clovis/Portales, 575-487-2372 in Logan, 575-461-0212 in Tucumcari and 575-472-3111 in Santa Rosa.

Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 6-7 p.m. non-smoking women, 106 N. Ave. B. Hotline, 575-769-6052.

Seniors’ Exercise — 8 a.m. Portales Senior Center. Information: 575-356-8741.

Bereavement Group — 1-2 p.m. second and fourth Monday of each month. Plains Regional Medical Center Home Health/Hospice, 1701 S. Ave. P. Support group for people whose loved ones have died and who would like help coping with grief, loss and living again. Information: Sandy Turner at 575-769-7399.

Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 6-7 a.m. Morning meditation, 106 N. Ave. B. Hotline, 769-6052.

Pregnancy and TB Tests — 8-11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m. at La Casa Family Health Center, 1515 W Fir.

ENMRSH — 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Free development screening for infants from birth to 35 months. Call 575-742-9032 in Clovis/Portales, 575-487-2372 in Logan, 575-461-0212 in Tucumcari and 575-472-3111 in Santa Rosa.

Parents Anonymous — 7 p.m. at 1411 S. Ave. O. Parents can share their questions, concerns, problems and solutions about parenting. For information call Monica Hayes at 575-693-5867.

Hope for Hurting Women — 6 p.m. 1513 S. Roosevelt Rd. 3, Portales. Prayer, support and encouragement for women. Information: 575-760-0598.

Weight Watchers — 5:30 p.m. 121 N. Main St. (Roosevelt County Electric Cooperative building), Portales.

Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30-8:30 p.m. non-smoking regular, 106 N. Ave. B. Hotline, 575-769-6052.

Square dance lessons — 7 p.m. Starlight Swingers offers square dance lessons at the Portales Senior Center, 421 Industrial Drive. Call 575-356-5509 or 575-477-2318.

Duplicate Bridge Club — 9:30 a.m. Senior Center, 421 N. Industrial Drive, 575-356-6433.

On Track Toastmasters — 7-8 a.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 1320 W. 21st St., Clovis. Christy Ragnoni, 575-769-8141 or Donna Labatt, 575-763-5519 or e-mail at dlabatt@plateautel.net

Roosevelt County Literacy Council — Free pre-GED, adult literacy, ESL and citizenship classes, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday- Friday. Volunteers are needed. Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, 575-356-8500.

Diabetic Support Group — 6-7 p.m. Auditorium, La Casa Family Health Center, 1515 W Fir.

Narcotics Anonymous Milagro Group — 7:30 p.m. Wesley Foundation ENMU Campus, rear entrance, 1417 S. Ave. K.

Seniors’ Bridge — 9:30 a.m. Portales Senior Center. Information: 356-8741.

Willow Group Alcoholics Anonymous — 6 p.m. Central Christian Church. Information: 575-769-6052.

Seniors Quilt Piecing — 9-11 a.m. Portales Senior Center. Learn to piece quilts, table runners, wall hangings, purses and more. Information: 575-356-8741.

Seniors Ceramics 9-11 a.m. Portales Senior Center. Information: 356-8741.

Pancake Breakfast- 7:30-10 a.m. Portales Senior Center. Every third Tuesday. Cost is $3. Information: 575-356-8741.

Mood Elevators — 7:30 p.m. in the Calvary Baptist Church Fellowship Hall in Portales. A fellowship group. Meetings subject to change. Information and additional meeting times: 575-478-2525 or rodeo_new_mexico@yahoo.com

 

Wednesday

Central Christian Church Fall Feasts-— 7 p.m. 1528 S. Main Street, for more information call Pat Cantwell at 575-356-5768

Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 6-7 a.m. Morning meditation, 106 N. Ave. B. Hotline, 575-769-6052.

AARP — 2 p.m. Boardroom, Community Services Center, 1100 Community Way, every third Wednesday. Executive Board meets at 1 p.m. Mercedes Agogino, 575-356-8709.

Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30-8:30 p.m. non-smoking regular, 106 N. Ave. B. Hotline, 575-769-6052.

Al-Anon Serenity Circle — 6 p.m. Wednesday at Presbyterian Church.

Pregnancy and TB Tests — 8-11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m. at La Casa Family Health Center, 1515 W Fir.

Peanut Valley Toastmasters — 6:45 a.m. at Southside Church of Christ, 221 W. 18th St. Donna Labatt, 575-763-5519, or Cozetta Moore, 575-356-8531.

Roosevelt County Literacy Council — Free pre-GED, adult literacy, ESL and citizenship classes, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday- Friday. Volunteers are needed. Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, 575-356-8500.

ENMRSH — 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Free development screening for infants from birth to 35 months. Call 742-9032 in Clovis/Portales, 575-487-2372 in Logan, 575-461-0212 in Tucumcari and 575-472-3111 in Santa Rosa.

Lamp Lighter’s Alcoholics Anonymous — 6-7 p.m. 106 N. Ave. B. non-smoking Gay/lesbian/ friends of meeting.

Divorce Care — 6:15 p.m. at First United Methodist Church parlor, 356-8597. Support/recovery for those going through divorce.

First United Methodist Church Activities — 3:30 p.m. King’s Kids for elementary students; 5:30 p.m. family meal $4 per person; 6:15 p.m. a variety of Bible classes including S.A.L.T. (Seven Areas of Life Training), Veggie Tales for elementary students; youth handbell and adult classes.

Seniors’ Exercise — 8 a.m. Portales Senior Center. Information: 575-356-8741.

Seniors’ Walking — 3:10 p.m. Greyhound Arena. Information: 575-356-8741.

Women’s Community Prayer Alliance luncheon — 11:45 a.m., third Wednesday of the month. Victory Life Coffee House. Information: 575-359-0050.

Seniors’ Line Dancing — 6-7 p.m. Portales Senior Center. Information: 575-356-8741.

Mood Elevators — 4 p.m. at the John Wesley Foundation Building at ENMU; 6 p.m. at Dora Baptist Church. A fellowship group. Meetings subject to change. Information and additional meeting times: 575-478-2525 or rodeo_new_mexico@yahoo.com

 

Thursday

Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 6-7 a.m. Morning meditation, 106 N. Ave. B. Hotline, 575-769-6052.

Brain Injury Support Group — 6 p.m. Wesley Foundation Building. Contact 575-359-1964 or karlatheresa@msn.com

Emotions Anonymous — 7:30 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3112 N. Thornton, Clovis. Call 575-763-4355 or 575-763-6015.

Women’s Survivors Support Group — 6 p.m. 220 Main St. 800-401-0305.

Roosevelt County Literacy Council — Free pre-GED, adult literacy, ESL and citizenship classes, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday- Friday. Volunteers are needed. Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, 575-356-8500.

Promise Keepers — 5:45 a.m. Mark’s Grill, 1126 W. First St. Contact: John Pugh, 575-799-2000.

High Plains Breastfeeding Alliance — Weekly play group, location and times vary. Call Heidi Zamora at 575-763-7964 for information.

ENMRSH — 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday. Free development screening for infants from birth to 35 months. Call 575-742-9032 in Clovis/Portales, 575-487-2372 in Logan, 575-461-0212 in Tucumcari and 575-472-3111 in Santa Rosa.

Willow Group Alcoholics Anonymous — 6 p.m. Central Christian Church. Information: 575-769-6052.

Habitat for Humanity ReStore — 4-6 p.m. 308 N. Main St. Buy or donate new and used construction materials, hardware, appliances and furniture. Proceeds go to Habitat for Humanity. Information: 575-356-8250.

Seniors commodity distribution — 8 a.m. to noon, third Thursday of each month. Los Abuelitos Senior Center. Food distributed to people age 60 and up. Application: Linda Uttaro at 575-356-5056 or at the senior center, 1515 W. Fir Street.

Seniors Ceramics 1:30 p.m. Portales Senior Center. Information: 575-356-8741.