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Events calendar - June 12

 

June 12, 2019



Today

• Peanut Butter Cookie Day — all day, Wheatfields Senior Living Community, 4701 N. Prince St., Clovis. Free cookies and milk. Information: 575-762-8700

• Allied Health Synergy Camp 2019 — 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Clovis Community College, 417 Schepps Blvd., Clovis. Hands-on simulations and activities for students going into grades 9-12 who are interested in health career professions. Two-day (Tuesday/Wednesday) event. Register online at http://www.clovis.edu/synergycamp/. $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Includes lunch both days and a t-shirt. Information: 575-769-4976

• Clovis Summer Reading Program: Tiny Tots Storytime — 10 a.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

• Portales Summer Reading Program Rocketeers: Fin-Tastic Daddies — 10:30 a.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Preschool storytime. Information: 575-356-3940

• Stitch Addicts stitch group — 6:30-7:45 p.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-763-9687

Thursday

• Clovis Summer Reading Program: Preschool Storytime — 10 a.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

• Portales Summer Reading Program Interstellar guest: ENMU geology professor Jim Constantopoulos — 10:30 a.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. All ages welcome. Information: 575-356-3940

• Rural Bookmobile East in House — 10:30-11:30 a.m., House Municipal Schools, 309 N. Apple St., House. 11:30 a.m.-12:35 p.m., House Village Community Center, 110 S. Apple St., House. Information: 575-461-1824

• Portales Teen Summer Reading Program Movie Madness: “Space Camp” (PG, 107 minutes) — 2 p.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Open to ages 13-18. Information: 575-356-3940

• Page Turners Book Club — 6:30-7:30 p.m., Ingram Room, Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main, Clovis. “The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend” by Katarina Bivald. Copies of the book, large print, and audiobook are available for checkout, while supplies last, at the circulation desk, and at Overdrive.com as available. Information: 575-769-7840

Friday

• Portales Summer Reading Program Friday Flix: “Megamind” (PG, 96 minutes) — 10:30 a.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Movie and popcorn; all ages welcome. Information: 575-356-3940

• Portales Rotary Club Chuck Wagon Dinner — 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Central Christian Church, 1528 S. Main St., Portales. Wood-smoked pork chops and all the fixings. $15 tickets available from the Roosevelt County Chamber of Commerce, 100 S. Ave. A, Portales; The Print Shop, 1101 E. Third St., Portales; or any Rotarian. Carryout, delivery, or dine in. Proceeds benefit Rotary activities. Information: 575-356-8541 or 575-356-8531

• Father’s Day Luncheon — Noon, Wheatfields Senior Living Community, 4701 N. Prince St., Clovis. Surf and turf lunch; putting green tournament. Free, but reservations required by June 12. Information or to RSVP: 575-762-8700

• Clovis Summer Reading Program: Game Day — 3 p.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

• Clovis Summer Reading Program: Stuffed Animal Sleepover Drop-Off — 5 p.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

• Clovis Rocks 42 Tournament — 7 p.m. at the Clovis/Curry County Chamber of Commerce, 105 E. Grand Ave., Clovis. Registration 6 p.m.-6:30 p.m.. Entry fee of $30 cash only per team. Information: Dewey Pierce, 575-714-3947.

• Roosevelt County Heritage Days street dance — 7-10 p.m., Memorial Building parking lot, near Seventh and S. Abilene, Portales. Food vendors open at 6 p.m. Live music from the Blackwater Band. Information: 575-356-8541

Saturday

• High Plains Garage Sale — 6 a.m.-noon, Curry County Events Center, 1900 E. Brady, Clovis. Concessions available. Information: 575-935-7000

• Heritage Days Fun Run — 7 a.m., registration; 7:30 a.m., races begin, Yam Theatre, 219 Main St., Portales. 5K walk, 5K run, 10K run. Entry fee $20, includes t-shirt. Pre-registration available online at Heritage Days Fun Run Facebook event page. Early packet pickup will be 5-8 p.m. Friday, June 14, at the Yam Theatre. Information: Curt Jaynes 575-356-8773

• Rock N’ Roll 42 Tournament — 8:30 a.m. at the Clovis/Curry County Chamber of Commerce, 105 E. Grand Ave., Clovis. Registration 7:30 a.m.-8 a.m. Entry fee of $40 cash only per team. Information: Dewey Pierce, 575-714-3947

• Heritage Days Car Show — 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Portales City Park (near Seventh and S. Abilene), Portales. Registration 8-10 a.m., $20 to enter a car. Open to antiques, collectibles, classic cars, and pickups. Awards at 3 p.m. Information: Karl Terry 575-356-8541 or Donald Massey 575-477-2276

• Heritage Days — 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Portales City Park (near Seventh and S. Abilene), Portales. Car show, live music, food vendors, games. Entertainment on the stage: 11 a.m., Jake Howard Memorial Band; 12:30 p.m., Quay County cowboy poet Jimmy Joe Jester; 1 p.m., Michael Thompson country music; 2:30 p.m. Fusion World Dance group; 2:45 p.m., Colton Stevens and Travis Erwin folk, blues, and rock. Information: 575-356-8541

• Heritage Days Parade — 10 a.m., Portales. Parade begins at South Ave O and US 70 (by ENMU campus); travels north on Second Street, turns right on Abilene and ends at Memorial Building by Portales City Park. Entries accepted until 9:15 a.m. lineup time. All organizations, individuals, and businesses welcome to participate. Information: 575-356-8541

• Clovis Summer Reading Program: Stuffed Animal Sleepover Pick-Up — 10 a.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

• Juneteenth Celebration — 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Potter Park, 501 N. Upsilon St., Clovis. Community event commemorating a historic era in African American history. Information: 575-749-6570

• Second annual J.C. Penney Car Show — 11 a.m.-2 p.m., J.C. Penney parking lot, North Plains Mall, 2809 N. Prince, Clovis. Benefiting Cindy’s Hope for Precious Paws pet rescue. Entry fee $10 per vehicle. Concessions, face painting. Information: [email protected]

• Sharpie on Canvas Art Workshop — 2 p.m.-4 p.m., Ingram Room of the Clovis-Carver Public Library. Free program with all materials provided. Preregistration required, and intended for patrons 18 or older. Information: 575-763-9687

• All About Jupiter — 6-9 p.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Presented by Clovis Astronomy Club. 6 p.m., program on Jupiter; 7-9 p.m., telescope viewings of Jupiter and the moon. Information: 575-769-7840

Sunday

• Father’s Day

Monday through June 20

• Vacation Bible School — 6-7:30 p.m., Southside Church of Christ, 221 W. 18th St., Portales. Open to toddler through eighth grade. Adult class taught each evening by Gary Stewart of Hughes Springs, TX. Information: 575-356-5372, ext. 126

Monday through June 21

• TADA! ENMU Theater Arts and Drama Academy — University Theater Center, ENMU, Portales. Week 1: “Making Great Things Happen for Yourself.” Elementary grades 4-6, 9 a.m.-noon; middle school grades 7-9, 1-4 p.m. Cost: $75 per student for either camp (includes all costs for students including TADA! shirt); $140 discounted fee (for both weeks). Information: ENMU.edu/TADA or call 575-562-2711

• Vacation Bible School: “Bible Boot Camp” — 9 a.m.-noon, Grace Fellowship Church, 500 Schepps Blvd., Clovis Open to ages 3-sixth grade. Register online at gracefellowshipclovis.com. Information: 575-762-9300

• Vacation Bible School: “In the Wild” — 6-8:30 p.m., Prince Street Baptist Church, 421 N. Prince St., Clovis. Open to ages 4-sixth grade. Information: 575-762-4220

Monday

• Portales Summer Reading Program STEAM Explorations: Use the Force — 10:30 a.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Games and science, technology, engineering, arts, math activities for kindergarten-sixth graders. Information: 575-356-3940

• Produce to People — 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Soccer fields by the Hillcrest Zoo entrance, 1200 N. Norris, Clovis. Free in-season fruits and vegetables; no proof of income necessary; bring your own bags. Information: 575-763-6130

• Clovis Summer Reading Program Movie Monday: “Incredibles 2” — 1 p.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

• Free Family Night at the Interactive Science Museum — 6 p.m.-8 p.m., portable building on the northeast side of campus off Trades Road by Clovis Community College, 417 Schepps Blvd., Clovis. Information: 575-769-4909

• Family Movie Nights at the Library: “Titan A.E.” — 6-8 p.m., Ingram Room, Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Popcorn provided; blankets and snacks welcome. Information: 575-769-7840

Tuesday

• Allen Theaters free Tuesday movie: “Small Foot” — 9 a.m., 11:20 a.m., 1:40 p.m., North Plains Cinema 7, 2809 N. Prince St., Clovis. First come, first served. Information: 575-218-7106

• Portales Summer Reading Program Out of This World Creations: Pool Noodle Light Sabers — 10:30 a.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Crafts/experiments for second-sixth graders. Information: 575-356-3940

• Clovis Summer Reading Program: Lego Club — 1 p.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

• Portales Teen Summer Reading Program: Lie-brary Sci-Fi Edition — 2 p.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Open to ages 13-18. Information: 575-356-3940

June 19

• Clovis Summer Reading Program: Tiny Tots Storytime — 10 a.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

• Portales Summer Reading Program Rocketeers: Yoda, the Green Jedi — 10:30 a.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Preschool storytime. Information: 575-356-3940

• Stitch Addicts stitch group — 1:30-3 p.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-763-9687

June 20

• Open House — Wheatfields Senior Living Community, 4701 N. Prince St., Clovis. Information: 575-762-8700

• Clovis Summer Reading Program: Preschool Storytime — 10 a.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

• Portales Summer Reading Program Interstellar guest: Mobile Dairy Classroom — 10:30 a.m., City Park, East Ninth Street, Portales Sponsored by the Portales Public Library. All ages welcome. Information: 575-356-3940

• Portales Teen Summer Reading Program Movie Madness: “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” (PG, 110 minutes) — 2 p.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Open to ages 13-18. Information: 575-356-3940

June 21

• Portales Summer Reading Program Friday Flix: “Space Jam” (PG, 87 minutes) — 10:30 a.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Movie and popcorn; all ages welcome. Information: 575-356-3940

June 22

• Relay for Life Kick-Off and Expo — 8 a.m.-midnight, Roosevelt County Fairgrounds, 705 E. Lime St., Portales. Hosted by Relay for Life of Eastern New Mexico. 8-9:30 a.m., booth setup; 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Community Expo; 7 p.m.-midnight, dance on the slab with live music. Information: 575-607-5692

• Clovis Summer Reading Program Cardboard Box Drive-In Movie: “Cars 3” — 3 p.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

• 2019 Draggin’ Main Races — High Plains Motor Speedway, corner of Curry Road 17 and Curry Road G, Clovis. Information: http://www.dragginmain.org or 575-763-3435

June 23-26

• Vacation Bible School: “In the Wild” — 5-8 p.m., Highland Baptist Church, 2201 N. Main St., Clovis. Open to ages 3 through sixth grade. Information: 575-763-7942

June 23

• Tours of Clovis’ Classic Drive-Ins — 4 p.m., Sonic Drive-In, Seventh and Mitchell Streets, Clovis. Information: http://www.dragginmain.org or 575-763-3435

June 24-28

• TADA! ENMU Theater Arts and Drama Academy — University Theater Center, ENMU, Portales. Week 2: “Making Great Things Happen With Others.” Elementary grades 4-6, 9 a.m.-noon; middle school grades 7-9, 1-4 p.m. Cost: $75 per student for either camp (includes all costs for students including TADA! shirt); $140 discounted fee (for both weeks). Information: ENMU.edu/TADA or call 575-562-2711

June 24

• Portales Summer Reading Program STEAM Explorations: Use the Force — 10:30 a.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Games and science, technology, engineering, arts, math activities for kindergarten-sixth graders. Information: 575-356-3940

• Clovis Summer Reading Program Movie Monday: “Home” — 1 p.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

• Tours of Clovis’ Classic Drive-Ins — 4 p.m., Foxy Drive-In, 720 W. Seventh St., Clovis. Information: http://www.dragginmain.org or 575-763-3435

• Family Movie Nights at the Library: “Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse” — 6-8 p.m., Ingram Room, Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Popcorn provided; blankets and snacks welcome. Information: 575-769-7840

June 25

• Allen Theaters free Tuesday movie: “Goosebumps 2” — 9 a.m., 11:20 a.m., 1:40 p.m., North Plains Cinema 7, 2809 N. Prince St., Clovis. First come, first served. Information: 575-218-7106

• Portales Summer Reading Program Out of This World Creations: Martian Blocks — 10:30 a.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Crafts/experiments for second-sixth graders. Information: 575-356-3940

• Clovis Summer Reading Program: Lego Club — 1 p.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

• Portales Teen Summer Reading Program Movie Madness: “War of the Worlds” (PG-13, 116 minutes) — 2 p.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Open to ages 13-18. Information: 575-356-3940

• Tours of Clovis’ Classic Drive-Ins — 4 p.m., Taco Box, 136 W. 21st St., Clovis. Information: http://www.dragginmain.org or 575-763-3435

June 26-30

• American Legion 100th State Convention — American Legion Post 25, 2400 W. Seventh St., Clovis. Open to Legionnaires, Auxiliary, Sons of the American Legion, and Legion Riders. Information: 575-763-5392

June 26

• Clovis Summer Reading Program: Tiny Tots Storytime — 10 a.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

• Portales Summer Reading Program Rocketeers: The Aliens Have Landed — 10:30 a.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Preschool storytime. Information: 575-356-3940

• Portales Teen Summer Reading Program Movie Madness: “E.T .: The Extra-Terrestrial” (PG, 115 minutes) — 2 p.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Open to ages 13-18. Information: 575-356-3940

• Tours of Clovis’ Classic Drive-Ins — 4 p.m., Twin Cronnie Drive-In, 709 Commerce Way, Clovis. Information: http://www.dragginmain.org or 575-763-3435

• Stitch Addicts stitch group — 6:30-7:45 p.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-763-9687

• Clovis Draggin’ Main Music Festival Faith and Family Night: Josh Wilson with special guest Aundrea Dawson (Christian concert) — 7:30 p.m., Marshall Auditorium, 100 Commerce Way, Clovis. Tickets $20; available at clovismusicfestival.tix.com (and at the door if not sold out). Information: http://www.dragginmain.org or 575-763-3435

• Summer Movie Under the Stars — 8:15 p.m., Wheatfields Senior Living Community, 4701 N. Prince St., Clovis. Free movie on the back lawn; popcorn and soda provided. Information: 575-762-8700

June 27

• Clovis Summer Reading Program: Preschool Storytime with Just Kiln Me Now — 10 a.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

• Tours of Norman Petty Studio — 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 1313 W. Seventh St., Clovis. Information: http://www.dragginmain.org or 575-763-3435

• Portales Summer Reading Program Interstellar guest: New Mexico Ag in the Classroom: Yucky Worms — 10:30 a.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. All ages welcome. Information: 575-356-3940

• Portales Teen Summer Reading Program Movie Madness: “Close Encounters of the Third Kind” (PG, 135 minutes) — 2 p.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Open to ages 13-18. Information: 575-356-3940

• Tours of Clovis’ Classic Drive-Ins — 4 p.m., Wienerschnitzel, 1220 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: http://www.dragginmain.org or 575-763-3435

• Clovis Draggin’ Main Music Festival: Lance Lipinski and the Lovettes (50’s and 60’s concert) — 7 p.m., Marshall Auditorium, 100 Commerce Way, Clovis. Tickets $25; available at clovismusicfestival.tix.com (and at the door if not sold out). Information: http://www.dragginmain.org or 575-763-3435

June 28-30

• Vacation Bible School: “Yee Haw” — 6-8 p.m. June 28 and 29; 10:30 a.m. June 30, First Christian Church, 1700 N. Main, Clovis. Open to kindergarten through sixth grade. Information: 575-693-0491

June 28

• Tours of Norman Petty Studio — 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 1313 W. Seventh St., Clovis. Information: http://www.dragginmain.org or 575-763-3435

• Portales Summer Reading Program Friday Flix: “Monsters vs. Aliens” (PG, 95 minutes) — 10:30 a.m., Portales Public Library, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales. Movie and popcorn; all ages welcome. Information: 575-356-3940

• Clovis Summer Reading Program: Game Day — 3 p.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

• Clovis Draggin’ Main Music Festival: Loverboy with special guest Liliac (80’s rock) — 7 p.m., Marshall Auditorium, 100 Commerce Way, Clovis. Tickets $30-$60; available at clovismusicfestival.tix.com (and at the door if not sold out). Information: http://www.dragginmain.org or 575-763-3435

June 29

• Clovis Draggin’ Main Music Festival — starting at 9 a.m., various locations in Clovis. 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Gearhead Gathering, Hillcrest Park, 500 Sycamore St., Clovis; food, fun, shopping. 10 a.m., American Legion 100th anniversary parade, Main Street, Clovis. 10 a.m., Crank It Up Car Stereo Contest. 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 9 p.m., Nitro Fire Up! 1 p.m., Outhouse Races. 4 p.m., Great American Defense Community Patriotic Parade on Main Street, followed immediately by Hot Rods Parade. 4 p.m., food court opens at Clovis Municipal Schools Administration Offices parking lot, 1009 Main St., Clovis. 5 p.m., Draggin’ Main Cruise. 9 p.m., Top Fuel Dragsters at Clovis Municipal Schools Administration Offices parking lot. Information: http://www.dragginmain.org or 575-763-3435

• Tours of Norman Petty Studio — 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 1313 W. Seventh St., Clovis. Information: http://www.dragginmain.org or 575-763-3435

July 1

• Clovis Summer Reading Program Movie Monday: “Christopher Robin” — 1 p.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

July 2

• Allen Theaters free Tuesday movie: “The Grinch” — 9 a.m., 11:20 a.m., 1:40 p.m., North Plains Cinema 7, 2809 N. Prince St., Clovis. First come, first served. Information: 575-218-7106

• Clovis Summer Reading Program: Lego Club — 1 p.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

July 3

• Clovis Summer Reading Program: Tiny Tots Storytime — 10 a.m., Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7840

Ongoing

• Pintores Art League Artists of the Month displaying for June at Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N. Main, Clovis, are Amy Armenta and Ruben Armenta. Information: 806-946-9221

• Curry County Summer Food Service Program — free nutritious breakfasts and lunches served at numerous locations to children 18 and under through August 2. Sponsored by La Casa Family Health Center; the New Mexico Children, Youth, Families Department Family Nutrition Bureau; and the United States Department of Agriculture. Information: http://www.lacasahealth.com or 575-359-3764

• Roosevelt County Summer Food Service Program — free nutritious breakfasts and lunches served at numerous locations to children 18 and under through August 2. Sponsored by La Casa Family Health Center; NM CYFD Family Nutrition Bureau; and the USDA. Information: http://www.lacasahealth.com or 575-359-3764

• Kids’ College — Clovis Community College, 417 Schepps Blvd., Clovis. Wide variety of classes and activities for ages 3-17. New classes beginning regularly through Aug. 1. Costs vary; scholarships available. For a complete listing, visit http://www.clovis.edu/kidscollege. Information: 575-769-4760

To place an item on the events calendar, call the newsroom at 575-763-6991 or e-mail: [email protected]

 
 

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