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Join The Cash Mob For Central Avenue Ribbon Cutting Block Party

on October 1, 2014 - 1:03pm

Chamber News:

The Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce is hosting a ribbon cutting block party Saturday, October 4 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to celebrate the completion of the road construction on Central Avenue between 15th & 20th Streets.

“We would like to invite the public to be part of a ‘cash mob’ to show support of the downtown businesses by filling the stores and doing some Saturday shopping as soon as the ribbon is cut,” said Nancy Partridge, Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce Manager.

Immediately following the ribbon cutting at 10:30 a.m., the cash mob is invited to charge through the cut

LAHS Choir's Pumpkin Patch Runs Oct. 6-29

on October 1, 2014 - 12:25pm
LAHS News:
The Los Alamos High School Choir is hosting a Pumpkin Patch Oct. 6-29 in the Canyon School parking lot where Trinity Drive, East Road and Central Avenue meet.

Enjoy seeking the perfect pumpkin, Selfie Patch, Story Times, Coloring Corner, Trick or Treat on MainStreet activities, Halloweekend Portraits and much more.

Pumpkin Patch Hours:
  • Monday through Friday 4-7 p.m.;
  • Saturday and Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and
  • Columbus Day 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

ACCT's Car Wash And Bake Sale Saturday

on October 1, 2014 - 11:55am
The actors and actresses of Atomic City Children's Theater are ready to wash cars and hand out tasty treats to customers Saturday. Courtesy/ACCT

ACCT News:

The Atomic City Children's Theater announces a fundraising car wash and bake sale 12:30-4:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4 in the Los Alamos National Bank parking lot.  

These talented and award winning local actors and actresses are hosting the event to raise money for their upcoming field trip to the Junior Theater Festival in Atlanta, Ga., in January.

White Rock's Church of Christ Moves to New Location

on October 1, 2014 - 10:49am

The Church of Christ has moved to 63 Rover Blvd., in White Rock and will hold its first services this Sunday at the new location. Courtesy photo

The Church of Christ, 63 Rover Blvd. Courtesy photo


The Church of Christ has moved to 63 Rover Blvd., behind Los Alamos National Bank in White Rock.

The church met since 1997 at the White Rock Community Center but because of new construction and the need of the space by the county, the church had to move.

The Church of Christ will host its first services at the new location Sunday, Oct. 5. Meeting times include:

  • Sunday Classes -

Meet Thelma Hahn Participating In 2014 Los Alamos Artists Studio Tour

on October 1, 2014 - 9:32am

Los Alamos artist Thelma Hahn with some of her art during a show at Fuller Lodge Art Center. Courtesy photo

ART News:

This year's Los Alamos Artists Studio Tour is Oct. 11-12 and the Los Alamos Daily Post is featuring a "Get to Know Your Artist" series leading up to the annual event.

Each of the 16 artists participating in the tour will be showcased prior to the beginning of the tour to allow our readers an opportunity to learn about them and their work.

Meet Los Alamos artist Thelma Hahn:

When I was 4 years old a gentleman asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up.

Bandelier Announces October Events

on October 1, 2014 - 6:29am
View from Cerro Grande trail. Photo by David Halpern


Bandelier National Monument has announced five special programs being offered in October – two photo hikes with the park Artist-in-Residence, two Night Sky Programs being presented by a staff ranger who is a long-time astronomy enthusiast and teacher, and a Wilderness hike with the park Trails Lead.

Saturday, Oct. 4, Artist-in-Residence David Halpern will lead a photo hike on the Cerro Grande Trail. The trail is about 5 miles round trip with a rise of 2,000 feet, to the rim of the Valles Caldera at nearly 11,000 feet.

Parents Raising Teens Group Delayed To Oct. 8

on October 1, 2014 - 6:19am