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PAC 8 TV Listings: Week Of Nov. 3

on October 30, 2017 - 12:12pm

PAC 8 News:

PAC 8 TV listings for the week of Nov. 3:

Friday, Nov. 3

  • 06:00 AM Democracy Now! – Live
  • 10:00 AM The Tom Hartman Program
  • 11:00 AM County Council Meeting –Replay 10-24-17
  • 01:00 PM Democracy Now!
  • 02:00 PM United in Christ
  • 03:00 PM Road to Recovery
  • 04:00 PM Uprising
  • 05:00 PM Democracy Now!
  • 06:00 PM Chamber Business Breakfast – Tourism Strategic Plan
  • 07:00 PM Los Alamos History – James B. Conant
  • 08:00 PM Los Alamos High School Graduation
  • 10:00 PM Living Treasures Ceremony
  • 12:00 AM Free Speech TV

Saturday, Nov. 4

  • Free Speech TV
  • Sunday, November 5, 2017
  • 06:00 AM FSTV
  • 05:00 PM The Prophetic Word

Scenes From 2017 Trick-or-Treat On MainStreet

on October 28, 2017 - 11:12am

A complete mob scene Friday in downtown Los Alamos as thousands descend on the annual Trick-or-Treat on MainStreet event. Coordinated by Los Alamos MainStreet, local businesses participate, handing out candy and various items to children from throughout the area. Photo by John McHale/

Scene from this year’s Trick-or-Treat on MainStreet Friday in downtown Los Alamos. Photo by John McHale/

Scene from this year’s Trick-or-Treat on MainStreet Friday in downtown Los Alamos. Photo by John McHale/

Scene from this year’s Trick-or-Treat on MainStreet

Public Invited To Sculpture Unveiling Nov. 5

on October 28, 2017 - 9:40am
Valentino Tzigiwhaeno Rivera performing a hoop dance. Photo by Robert Mesa
Valentino Tzigiwhaeno Rivera jumping over his hoop world. Photo by George Rivera


MIAC News:
SANTA FE  The Museum of Indian Arts & Culture invites the public to a commemorative sculpture unveiling and celebration of life – honoring the late Valentino Tzigiwhaeno Rivera of Pojoaque Pueblo, 2008 - 2016.
The unveiling and celebration is 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Nov.

2017 NM Filmmakers Showcase Awards Nov. 14

on October 28, 2017 - 9:17am

NMFO News:
SANTA FE -- The New Mexico Film Office (NMFO) has announced that the 2017 NM Filmmakers Showcase awards ceremony, a panel of 2016 winners and free screening, will be held in Albuquerque.
The NM Filmmakers Showcase is an annual event featuring a vast range of creative talent from New Mexico residents from around the State. 
The Saturday, Nov. 14 evening awards ceremony will announce the winners of each award category and will also include a panel discussion with the 2016 NM Filmmaker Showcase winners (6:30-8 p.m). On Sunday, Nov.

Lensic Presents: L.A. Dance Project Nov. 14

on October 28, 2017 - 7:46am
Courtesy photo
LPAC News:
SANTA FE  The Lensic presents L.A. Dance Project, Tuesday, Nov. 14, led by choreographer and dancer Benjamin Millepied (New York City Ballet, Paris Opera Ballet, Black Swan).
L.A. Dance Project is making an impact on the dance world with its innovative approach to art and movement. Performing adventurous new works along with seminal works from influential choreographers, the company is creating “a defining artistic vision for our time,” says the Los Angeles Times. 
At The Lensic, L.A.

Stormtroopers Gather At Trick-or-Treat Mainstreet

on October 27, 2017 - 8:30pm

Los Alamos stormtrooper Reese Hill, 5, ran into a couple of fellow troopers late today at Trick or Treat Mainstreet.Courtesy photo

Santa Fe Opera Releases Winter Concert Schedule

on October 25, 2017 - 11:32am

SFO News:

The Santa Fe Opera has announced its winter concert dates and locations:

Shoes for the Santo Niño Performances

  • Friday, Dec. 1, 7 p.m. - Journal Theatre, National Hispanic Cultural Center, Albuquerque
  • Saturday, Dec. 2, 2 p.m. - Journal Theatre, National Hispanic Cultural Center, Albuquerque
  • Friday, Dec. 8,  p.m. 7 p.m. - Cathedral Basilica of Saint Francis of Assisi, Santa Fe
  • Saturday, Dec. 9, 2 p.m. - Cathedral Basilica of Saint Francis of Assisi, Santa Fe

Holiday Concerts

  • Dec. 10, 7 p.m. Anderson Museum, Roswell
  • Dec. 12, 7 p.m. Old San Ysidro Church, Corrales
  • Dec. 13, 7 p.m.

Flat Jack Spotted On Central Avenue Promoting Halloweekend In Downtown Los Alamos Oct. 27-28

on October 25, 2017 - 10:36am

Flat Jack promotes Halloweekend. Courtesy photo

Los Alamos MainStreet and Creative District News:

Flat Jack was spotted Tuesday on Central Avenue near CB FOX Kidz, in front of the Teen Center on 20th Street and in front of Fuller Lodge. The skeleton is created from chalk and painted on the local roads using sewer grates for his rib cage.

Los Alamos Creative District Curator Ryn Herrmann made the Flat Jack template to promote Halloweekend Friday Oct. 27 and Saturday Oct. 28 in downtown Los Alamos.

For the complete Halloweekend schedule, visit

Los Alamos

Enjoy Holiday Events At New Mexico Historic Sites

on October 25, 2017 - 5:31am
Farolitos illuminate San Jose de los Jemez Mission Church at Jemez Historic Site. Photo by Eric Maldonado
NMHS News:
SANTA FE  Explore history this holiday season where it happened at one of the New Mexico Historic Sites that are hosting several free events.
Enjoy Christmas at the Bosque 4:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6 at the Fort Sumner Historic Site/Bosque Redondo Memorial. Listen to history unfold with December letters from the reservation. The evening includes supper and refreshments.
Take a stroll during Light Among the Ruins 5-9 p.m. Saturday, Dec.

Halloweekend Fun & Trick Or Treat On MainStreet Map

on October 24, 2017 - 4:07pm

Lensic: The 5 Browns Classical Piano Ensemble

on October 24, 2017 - 1:39pm
SANTA FE  The Lensic presents The 5 Browns in a concert of classical piano music at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27 at Lensic Performing Arts Center, 211 W. San Francisco Street, Santa Fe.
These five Julliard-trained pianist siblings have but one mission: waking up classical music by introducing it to the wildest, largest, most excited audience they can find.
With complex five-piano arrangements (playing on a total of 440 keys!), the 5 Browns—Ryan, Melody, Gregory, Deondra, and Desirae—reveal a deep connection to the music while bringing fresh energy and character to

‘Zomb-mingos’ Spotted In Western Area

on October 23, 2017 - 4:14pm

‘Zomb-mingos’ on the prowl for Halloween spotted today at a Western Area home. Photo by Melissa Salmon

‘Zomb-mingos’ spotted today at a Western Area home. Photo by Melissa Salmon

Democratic Party Of Los Alamos Hosts Concert

on October 23, 2017 - 3:39pm

Satirist Roy Zimmerman will perform at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Unitarian Church. Courtesy photo


The Democratic Party of Los Alamos County is hosting a concert featuring Satirist Roy Zimmerman at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Unitarian Church of Los Alamos at 1738 N. Sage St.

Tickets are $20 each and can be purchased at the door or online at




White Rock Fallout Skate Slam Saturday

on October 23, 2017 - 8:45am

SFCC Halloween Festival Trick-Or-Treating Oct. 26

on October 23, 2017 - 4:47am
SFCC News:
SANTA FE  Santa Fe Community College‘s annual Halloween Festival is 3:30-6 p.m. Thursday Oct. 26, on campus at 6401 Richards Ave. in Santa Fe.
This safe and fun event includes free trick-or-treating, music, games and more.
The campus comes alive with trick-or-treating, spooky decorations, games, face painting and cakewalks – all in the Main Hallway and Campus Center. The SFCC Dental Program will provide free toothbrushes.
The afternoon’s activities are sponsored by SFCC’s Student Government AssociationStudent ClubsOffice of Student Development and Conference

Scenes From 2017 Mountain PTA Halloween Carnival

on October 22, 2017 - 4:31pm

A happy reader attends the annual Mountain PTA Halloween Carnival and 2017 Pumpkin Palooza including with a book fair Saturday at Mountain Elementary School. The carnival began in the 1970’s as a safe and fun alternative to trick-or-treating. This 40+ year-old tradition has become a popular community event. This year the carnival featured pumpkin themed activities in the school courtyard with live music, bounce houses, cake walk and a haunted house.

Scenes From County's Dr. Seuss Halloween Carnival

on October 22, 2017 - 5:46am
Donut bobbing during the Los Alamos County Dr. Seuss Halloween Carnival Saturday at the Larry Walkup Aquatic Center. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
A youngster plants a star on a sneetch during the Carnival. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
How many fish? Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Snacking on popcorn. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Ball goes into the hat for a prize. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/

Scenes From 'Only The Brave' Premiere Friday

on October 22, 2017 - 5:42am

​Los Alamos County Fire Chief Troy Hughes, right, addresses the audience Friday evening at one of several showings of 'Only the Brave' at the Reel Deal Movie Theater. Following his comments, Division Chief Jeff Wetteland read they names of the 19 members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots who died June 20, 2013 in the Yarnell Hill Fire. Photo by Maire O'Neill/

Firefighter Mike Paxson shows the features of Los Alamos Fire Department's Brush Truck 4 prior to the showing of 'Only the Brave' Friday evening at the Reel Deal. Photo by Maire O'Neill/

Los Alamos County

Scenes From County's Annual Pumpkin Splash

on October 21, 2017 - 8:42pm
Kids score future jack-o-lanterns during Los Alamos County's Annual Pumpkin Splash today at the Larry Walkup Aquatic Center on Canyon Road. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Scene from the County's Annual Pumpkin Splash. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Scene from today's annual County Pumpkin Splash. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Scene from the County's Annual Pumpkin Splash. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Scene from today's County Pumpkin Splash at the Aquatic Center. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Scene from the

Scarecrows Flock To Central Avenue

on October 21, 2017 - 8:36pm

'Captain Cavity Bugs' shows off his pearly whites as he joins several scarecrows  decorating Central Avenue today in downtown Los Alamos. The scarecrows are entries in the Los Alamos Arts Council's Scarecrow Contest and will be displayed through Nov. 1. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/

A feminine robot? A person? Hmmm ... whatever it may be this beautifully constructed  scarecrow definitely grabs attention from its post on Central Avenue. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/

A very interesting-looking fellow greets pedestrians and drivers along Central Avenue.

New Mexico School For The Arts Dance Department Fall Dance Showcase Nov. 2-4

on October 21, 2017 - 9:10am
NMSA News:
SANTA FE  New Mexico School for the Arts’ Dance Department will offer a one hour performance Nov. 2-4 featuring the talented young dancers of NMSAat the James A. Little Theater.
The performance begins at 7 p.m. Nov. 2. There is a pre-performance reception at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 3, featuring a performance by the NMSA Jazz Ensemble in the James A. Little Theater lobby before the 7 .m. performance. Performances also will be held at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4.
This show will feature dancers of all levels in a variety of material ranging from classical ballet, jazz, and

This Week At The Reel Deal

on October 19, 2017 - 4:41pm

UNM-LA Hosts Tri-city Piano Competition Saturday

on October 19, 2017 - 10:47am
Dr. Tzufeng Liu
UNM-LA News:
The UNM-LA campus will host a significant New Mexico youth piano competition from 10 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, when 28 contestants ranging in age from six-to sixteen years old will descend on the campus from Los Alamos, Santa Fe, and Las Vegas.
The Los Alamos public is cordially invited to the competition throughout the day. Additionally, at 2 p.m. Sunday afternoon the Winners from the competition can all be heard in recital. As part of UNM-LA’s continuing public service mission, both events are FREE and open to the public.

Los Alamos Big Band Hosts Fall Dance Oct. 27

on October 19, 2017 - 6:17am
Los Alamos Big Band 2015. Courtesy photo
Los Alamos Big Band
The Los Alamos Big Band is hosting a Fall Concert and Dance, 7-9 p.m. Friday Oct. 27 at Fuller Lodge. Admission is free; donations are welcome.
The Los Alamos Big Band is a 16-instrument 1940s Glenn Miller-style swing band that plays dance music for public events, weddings, conventions, fund raisers, and
more. The band will be playing favorites such as In The Mood; String of Pearl; Sing, Sing, Sing; New York, New York and even Clarinet Polka.
The band also features two well-known vocalists, Elisa

SYFY Television Pilot 'Tremors' Films In New Mexico

on October 19, 2017 - 5:23am
NMFO News:
SANTA FE  New Mexico Film Office Director Nick Maniatis announced Oct. 4 that the SYFY television pilot "Tremors," produced by Universal Cable Productions in association with Blumhouse Television, will begin principal photography in Albuquerque at the end of October through the middle of November.
"We're pleased to welcome another great pilot to our state. It's great news for our economy," Film Office Director Nick Maniatis said.