• Story Time at Carnegie Library is at 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 20 in the children’s area of the public library. This week’s book is “Make a Wish, Honey Bear!” by Marcus Pfister. Free and open to the public.
• Glimpses of the Past, 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 21 at the CCHP/Santa Fe Trail Interpretive Center, 116 Bridge Street. Laugh and learn as author Mary Diecker explores some of New Mexico’s fascinating and strange history. It’s good guys and bad guys, ladies and those “not so” ladies; it’s New Mexico! It’s the stories of the people and places that make New Mexico the “Land of Enchantment.” The Glimpses of the Past series are free in partnership with the Citizens Committee for Historic Preservation. For more information, contact Fort Union National Monument at 425-8025, or visit www.nps.gov/foun.
• Music from Angel Fire Las Vegas Concert, 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 21 at Ilfeld auditorium on the Highlands campus. For more information, call 575-377-3233 or 888-377-3300.
UPCOMING & ONGOING
• 36th Annual People’s Faire, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 23 at Carnegie Library park. For more information, call 425-1085.
• A Time to Bead in New Mexico; Cancer Assistance and Support Fundraising will be at the People’s Faire from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 23 at Carnegie Library Park. We have a wonderful selection of Beads, jewelry and arts and crafts, 100 percent of the sales go to help cancer patients and their families here in the Las Vegas Area. The funds are distributed through the Cancer Foundation for New Mexico. Donations are welcome.
• Heart of David will host a Gospel Fest from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 23 at the West Las Vegas gym. For more information, call 454-3886.
• Call for artists and craftspersons for Cleveland Millfest. Outdoor spaces are available for artists and craftsmen at the Cleveland Millfest. The two-day event takes place Labor Day Weekend Aug. 30 and Aug. 31. Call 575-387-6763 or 575-387-2645 for application and information. The Event takes place at the Cleveland Roller Mill Museum in Cleveland.
• The AAUW Summer Used Book Sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 12 and on Saturday, Sept. 13 at Sala de Madrid, on the Highlands campus. There will be a large selection of books — paperbacks, mysteries, inspirational works, current affairs, art books, children’s books, classics, collectibles — great reading and information for every possible interest, along with CDs and DVDs; most paperbacks $1, and most hardcovers, including best-sellers.