Que Pasa - June 6, 2014

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• Prairie walk and Interpretive talk, 5:30 p.m. on Friday, June 6 at the Las Vegas National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, located on Highway 281, East of Las Vegas. Meet at the Gallinas Trail Parking Lot, for an easy early evening walk through the shortgrass prairie to the canyon edge. Seating is limited to 40. Seats will be available on a first-come, first served basis. Return to the visitor center for sandwiches and veggies plus a talk, “Drought and Ecology of Southwestern Shortgrass Prairies,” with Mollie Walton, Ph.D., a restoration ecologist. Seating is limited to 40. Seats will be available on a first-come, first served basis. For more information, call Jan Arrott at 454-6115.
• Morphy Lake Rehabilitation planning meeting, 10 a.m. on Friday, June 6 at the LeDoux Fire Department. A meeting will take place every third Saturday of the month at 10 a.m. after this initial meeting. For more information, contact Joe Lucero at 575-770-1009.

• Family Ride for Bilingual Pride to support the Los Niños Elementary PTA, 9 a.m. start and hitting the road at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 7 from Los Niños at 474 Legion Drive with pit stops at the National Wildlife Refuge, Montezuma Pond, Salman Ranch and returning back to the school. There is a $20 entry fee. For information, call Mario Lucero at 718-3451 or email at m_lucero@live.com.
• Luna Community College 10th Annual Car Show, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 7 at the college. For more information, call Anthony Baca at 454-2591 or Gene Sandoval at 454-2590.

• Story time is over, but the Summer Reading Program is just around the corner. Registration is now open at Carnegie Public Library. Deadline to register is Friday, June 13. Come in and register. The program starts on Wednesday, June 18 and ends on Wednesday, July 16. Summer Reading Program participants meet every Wednesday at 10 a.m. to noon More information is available at Carnegie Library.
• Unveiling of the local Vietnam Veteran Memorial Flagstone honoring the 32 mend from northeastern New Mexico who lost their lives in Vietnam, 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 14 at the Las Vegas Veterans Park on Mills Avenue. Sponsored by the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1063. For more information, call 454-0069.
• The Robertson High School Class of 1964 50th Class Reunion will be Aug. 1 to Aug. 3 in Las Vegas. Activities will include a meet-and-greet on Friday, banquet on Saturday, and brunch on Sunday, with optional activities centered on Las Vegas Heritage Week. Class members who have not been receiving announcements in the mail should contact Kathy (K.C.) Mason at kcmason@q.com or 720-371-0126 or Kathy (McMurray) Allen at klmallen@msn.com or 454-1313.
• The West Las Vegas Class of 1964 50th Class Reunion will be Aug. 15 to Aug. 17 in Las Vegas. Activities will include a meet-and-greet, picnic, brunch and dinner. Venues are being discussed and preparations will be announced by the end of May. Updated information may be obtained by contacting, Mary Gonzales Ludi at 425-6877 or Darwin Ludi at 619-482-1691.
• The Mora High School Class of 1974 is planning its 40-year reunion in Mora on Aug. 16. Anyone who started freshman year with the class is invited. Contact the following individuals for more information and to confirm attendance, Fares at 575-387-5325, Lola at 575-643-6733, or Elaine at 575-224-9571, or Lucille at 575-387-5309. or email Lu.Sandoval@outlook.com, Simonita at 575-387-5463 or Louie at 575-387-2953.