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2017 Annual Barbershop Harmony Show Nov. 10-11

on November 3, 2017 - 7:23am
2016 Southwestern District Quartet Champions, Southern Company, are special guests for the 2017 Annual Barbershop Harmony Show Nov 10-11 at United Church. Courtesy photo


The Los Alamos Lads of Enchantment and the Santa Fe Harmonizers will jointly present the 2017 Annual Barbershop Harmony Show in Los Alamos at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10 and Saturday, Nov. 11 at the United Church of Los Alamos.

The first part of the show will feature the combined Los Alamos and Santa Fe choruses and quartets, the second part will feature the 2016 Southwestern District Quartet Champions, Southern

Los Alamos Little Theatre Presents Quirky, Irreverent Musical Comedy

on November 2, 2017 - 8:27pm

From left, Heidi (Joy Reynolds), Hunter (Stuart Rupprecht), Susan (Holly Robinson) and Jeff (Patrick MacDonald) rehearse in [title of show]. Photo by Larry Gibbons

LALT News:

The musical comedy [title of show] (that’s not a misprint) premiered on Broadway in 2008 to positive reviews. The show chronicles its own creation as an entry in the New York Musical Theatre Festival in 2004 all the way through its Broadway opening in 2008. And now, it’s getting its premiere in the Land of Enchantment.

Hunter (a writer, played by Stuart Rupprecht) and Jeff (a composer and lyricist, played by Patrick

This Week At The Reel Deal

on November 2, 2017 - 5:06pm

Sirphey Acquires UnQuarked

on November 2, 2017 - 10:50am

Prashant Jain, the new owner of UnQuarked at 145 Central Park Square welcomes the community to experience his new establishment. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Prashant Jain relaxes in the front patio sitting area at UnQuarked with Cortni Nucklos, Sirphey's communications director. She oversees everything that goes out to the public, whether it be press releases, advertisements, customer inquiries, menus or other concerns. For Unquarked, she is developing new menus and managing the transition. Photo by Carol A. Clark/
Los Alamos Daily Post

Los Alamos Arts Council Hosts Fall Arts & Crafts Fair

on November 2, 2017 - 7:33am
Sample of artwork for sale at the Nov. 18 Northern New Mexico Fall Arts and Crafts Fair.
Courtesy photo
LAAC News: 
The 2017 Northern New Mexico Arts Fair is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 18 at Los Alamos Middle School, 2101 Hawk Dr.
The Los Alamos Arts Council sponsors and produces the fair. Close to 100 artists from around New Mexico and some out-of-state will present their art and handy work for the public’s early holiday shopping enjoyment.
Art works range in price from $5 to $1,000. Also at the fair will be live music (flute ensemble and a string quartet) and food vendors.

Daily Postcard: Woodpecker On Camino Encantado

on November 2, 2017 - 6:56am

Daily Postcard: A woodpecker is spotted Sunday afternoon at a residence on Camino Encantado. Woodpeckers are known for tapping on tree trunks in order to find insects living in crevices in the bark. There are more than 180 species of woodpeckers, all in the family Picidae. Woodpeckers can be found in wooded areas all over the world, except in Australia. Source: Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Mesa Library Free Film ‘Days Of Heaven’ Thursday

on November 1, 2017 - 6:30pm

Days of Heaven movie poster. Courtesy/LAC

Library News:

Days of Heaven, starring a young Richard Gere, Brooke Adams and Sam Shepard, is the latest offering in the Mesa Public Library Free Film Series, showing 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the Upstairs Meeting Rooms.

This highly-acclaimed film was directed by Terrence Malick, who won the prize for Best Director at the Cannes film festival in 1979. The film won Academy Awards for Best Cinematography and Best Costume Design, and was nominated for awards in Best Sound and Best Music, Original Score.

In his 1997 review of Days of Heaven, Roger Ebert

Art On Tap At UnQuarked Thursday

on November 1, 2017 - 5:10pm

LACD News:

Join us at Art On Tap Thursday, Nov. 2 to for a lively discussion about arts in Los Alamos. Los Alamos Arts Council Executive Director Patrick Neher and Los Alamos Creative District Curator Ryn Herrmann will lead the discussion. Art On Tap begins at 5:30pm at UnQuarked, 145 Central Park Square.

Art On Tap is sponsored by the Los Alamos Creative District and hosted by Fuller Lodge Art Center. The On Tap series begins each evening with an informal 10-15 minute lecture followed by a lively group discussion. All ages are welcome!

On Tap is a way for people to get out and about in

LAAC Reveals Scarecrow Contest Winners

on November 1, 2017 - 3:27pm

‘Lucky Flower Child’ designed by Flowers by Gillian. Courtesy photo

Scarecrow flying in the breeze designed by  J&L Storage. Courtesy photo

LAAC News:

Los Alamos Arts Council announces the winners of the 2017 Scarecrow Contest:

  • J & L Storage;
  • Lucky Flower Child by Flowers by Gillian;
  • Trini Riddle by Gordon McDonough;
  • The Fly by the Strohmeyer Family;
  • Edward Scissorhands by the Lynch Family; and
  • Saturday Shopper by Ufemia Bernal.

Honorable Mention:

  • Pole #15, Aspen Ridge Assisted Living; and
  • Pole #3, Robota created for VBS by Trinity on the Hill.

Los Alamos Arts Council thanks everyone for their