Events calendar - Aug. 11

 

August 11, 2018



Today

• Old Timer’s Day — 7 a.m.-9 a.m. early morning breakfast at the senior citizens center in Melrose. 9:30 a.m. parade honoring Grand Marshal Don Hightower and family. 10 a.m. carshow, turtle race, bicycle rodeo races, vendors in the park. Information: 575-760-5439

• ENMU surplus auction — 9 a.m. at South Bernalillo Hall Parking Lot (on the corner of West 18th Street and South Ave. L), Portales. Information: 800-367-3668

• Cornhole for a Cause — 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. at Clovis Civic Center. Proceeds benefit Special Hearts Prom. Registration fees: $20 per 2-person team by Aug. 8 early bird deadline/$30 after. Information: 575-763-3435

• Back to School health center celebration — 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at La Casa Family Health Center, 1515 W. Fir St., Portales. Free event. Information: 575-359-3825

• American Wind Back to School Expo — 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Clovis Civic Center. Free community event. Information: 575-935-5000

Monday

• Child Find screening — 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Fort Sumner schools. Bring infants, toddlers for early intervention pre-screening. Information: 575-355-7766

• Produce to People — 11 a.m. at the Memorial Building, Portales. Information: 575-763-6130

Tuesday

• Quilters Tuesday — 5:30 p.m. at Clovis-Carver Public Library. Project: Barn door table runner. Preregistration required. Information: 575-769-7840

• Curry County Fair — 5 p.m.-midnight carnival. Food Bank night: with two cans of food, wristband is $25; without food $30 each. Information: 575-935-7000

Wednesday

• Tiny Tots Storytime — 10 a.m. at Clovis-Carver Public Library. Information: 575-769-7840

• Curry County Fair — 5 p.m.-midnight carnival. Dollar ride night ($1 per ride, per person). Information: 575-935-7000

Thursday

• Preschool Storytime — 10 a.m. at Clovis-Carver Public Library. Information: 575-769-7840

• Curry County Fair — 5 p.m.-midnight carnival. Wristband discount night: Four wristbands for $80 with coupon from the Curry County Events Center website; $30 each without coupon. Information: 575-935-7000

Friday

• Curry County Fair — 5 p.m.-midnight carnival. $30 wristband. Information: 575-935-7000

• Monster Truck Thunder — 7 p.m.-9 p.m. at Curry County Fairgrounds. Tickets: Kids $11, adults $18. Information: 575-935-7000

Aug. 18

• Monster Truck Thunder — 7 p.m.-9 p.m. at Curry County Fairgrounds. Tickets: Kids $11, adults $18. Information: 575-935-7000

• Old Timer’s Day Luncheon — Noon at Curry County Events Center. All seniors 50+ welcome to free meal. Information: 575-935-7000

• Curry County Fair — 5 p.m.-midnight carnival. $30 wristband. Information: 575-935-7000

Ongoing

• Artist of the month — Artists for this month at Clovis-Carver Public Library is Sandra Chancey from the Pintores Art League. Information: 575-762-6359

• Clovis FFA Alumni fundraiser — Colorado peaches and pears available by the box. Order by Monday for Aug. 23 arrival. Ordering/information: 575-218-1805 or [email protected]

The events calendar is a daily listing of area events. To place an item on the calendar, call the newsroom at 575-763-6991 or e-mail: [email protected]


 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019