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Máire Ní Chathasaigh & Chris Newman Perform April 20

on April 12, 2018 - 7:28am
Chris Newman and Máire Ní Chathasaigh will be presented in concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 20 at GIG Performance Space in Santa Fe. Admission tickets are $20, and available at the door the evening of show, Go to for more information.
The celebrated partnership of Chris Newman, “one of the UK’s most staggering and influential acoustic guitarists” (fROOTS), with Máire Ní Chathasaigh, “the doyenne of Irish harpers” (Scotland on Sunday), is a breathtaking blend of traditional Irish music, hot jazz, bluegrass and baroque, spiced with striking new

Scenes From Photography Club Show

on April 11, 2018 - 1:26pm

The Los Alamos Photography Club hosted the opening for its 23rd annual show Monday at Mesa Public Library. There are 158 photographs displayed. The photographs represent 25 local photographers' work. There will be a club walk-through with many photographer present to talk about their photographs at 7 p.m. April 17.  The public is invited to attend. Photo by John McHale/

Visitors in the gallery. Photo by John McHale/

Petr Janadeck viewing  photos of slot canyons by John McHale. Photo by John McHale/

Matt Guider, foreground, explains his drone

Daily Postcard: Moon Over Los Alamos

on April 11, 2018 - 7:51am

Daily Postcard: The scene looking east recently from Kneht Street. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Pajarito Chapter Of Embroiderers’ Guild Of ​America Meets April 14

on April 10, 2018 - 3:15pm
Pajarito Chapter of Embroiderers’ Guild of America News:
Pajarito Chapter of Embroiderers’ Guild of America will meet at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 14 in the Gibson Fellowship Hall of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 2390 North Road in Los Alamos. 
This is a change from the traditional Monday time so that people who are busy during the week might attend. The program will be a ribbon embroidery project. Guests are always welcome.
Embroidery Opportunity
Embroidery is an ever-changing form of needle work.

A Lifelong Dream: Elizabeth J. Church To Speak At Historic Fuller Lodge

on April 10, 2018 - 9:27am

Author Elizabeth J. Church


For as long as she can remember Elizabeth J. Church has wanted to be a writer.

So it is a dream come true for her to be presenting her second novel “All the Beautiful Girls” to a Los Alamos audience at 7 p.m. April 26 at Fuller Lodge as part of the Los Alamos County Library System’s Authors Speak series.

After the talk, there will be a book signing.

Church, who grew up in Los Alamos, had a plan to begin the writer’s life immediately following college, but that was not to be.

American Western Artist, Adam Baker Makes Compelling Observation In Reference Photo

on April 10, 2018 - 9:26am
Adam Bakers Hermosa New Mexico painting
Original photo
Adam Baker/Courtesy photo
ART News:
Adam Baker did this painting based on an old photograph taken sometime between 1886 and 1900 of the town of Hermosa New Mexico. He first saw the photo when his daughter had been assigned a report for her New Mexico history class. As Baker studied the hodgepodge of characters in the photo, he knew he had to paint it, but what he discovered in the photo blew him away!
Baker’s daughter had chosen to do her report on Hermosa because of the main character in the photo.

Community Picnic & Fiber Arts At Los Luceros Sunday

on April 10, 2018 - 8:14am

PEEC News:

Pajarito Environmental Education Center, New Mexico Historic Sites and the Amigos de Los Luceros are partnering to host a community picnic and fiber arts activities at the Los Luceros Historic Site.

This event, which is the first in a series called Culture and Nature, is noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, April 15 and free and open to the public.

Community members are invited to meet at Los Luceros Historic Site, off State Route 68. Bring a lunch for the picnic, which begins at noon, followed at 1 p.m. with activities including weaving with natural materials and a sheep-shearing event.


Daily Postcard: Trees Blossom On Rover

on April 10, 2018 - 6:53am

Daily Postcard: Small trees blossom Monday at a home on Rover Boulevard in White Rock. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

23rd Annual Los Alamos Photographers' Show April 9 Through May 5 ... Opening 5:30 p.m. Today

on April 9, 2018 - 12:32pm
LAPC News:
The Los Alamos Photo Club is hosting its 23rd Annual Show April 9 through May 5 in the upstairs gallery of the Mesa Public Library.
The public is invited to the opening at 5:30 p.m. today as well as the April 17 Club walk-through. Both events will allow guests and participants to view submitted works and to interact informally with the photographers
The show is intended to give people who live and work in Los Alamos a chance to display their photos in a formal setting. Entries are not juried. However, prints on photographic paper are expected to be framed.

Daily Postcard: Sunrise Shines On Sangre De Cristos

on April 9, 2018 - 6:57am
Daily Postcard: Saturday’s sunrise looking east from Los Alamos shines on the Sangre de Cristo mountains and the Santa Fe ski slopes at right. Photo by James Gourdoux