• Tierra y Montes Soil and Water Conservation District monthly board meeting, 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 19 at the U.S. Forest Service building on Seventh Street. For more information, call 425-9088.
• Free showing of the documentary “Made in New Mexico,” 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19 in the new NMHU Student Union Building theater. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, contact Pam Resendiz at 505-243-6529.
• Hermit’s Peak Watershed Alliance is holding a discussion about “Practical Solutions for Drought: Water Catchment in Rural and Urban Areas” by Aaron Kauffman of Southwest Urban Hydrology, from 6 p.m to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 20 in Lora Shields Room 215 on the NMHU campus.
• The Luna Community College Board of Trustees meeting has been rescheduled to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 20 in the college’s student services board room on the main campus.
• Story Time at Carnegie Library, 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 20, in the children’s area of the public library. This week’s book is “Mrs. Fickle’s Pickles” by Lori Ries. Free and open to the public.
UPCOMING & ONGOING
• Merry Christmas Pageant to benefit John, Paul, Ashley, Cheyenne and Savannah Lujan who lost their home and belongings to a fire, Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Abe Montoya Recreation Center. Pageant entry is $50 per contestant and the deadline for entry is Friday, Nov. 22. Children from 6 months to 12 years old are eligible to participate. For more information, contact Shannon Saiz at 429-5803 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
• Rio Gallinas School Arts and Crafts Fair, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 23 at Old Mission Church on Socorro and South Pacific St. Great holiday shopping and find unique, locally made gifts with proceeds benefiting the Rio Gallinas Arts Program.
• A Time to Bead in New Mexico, Cancer Assistance and Support Fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 23 at The Citizens’ Committee for Historic Preservation. Finished jewelry made by local volunteers will be available for purchase or you can make your own. There will be a great selection of beads and everything you will need to create your own one-of-a-kind necklace, bracelet or earrings. There is no charge to participate. Many other hand crafted items made by locals artisans and baked goods will be available for purchase. If you would like to donate a hand-crafted item or have any questions, contact Carol at 505-469-0962.