Events Calendar 2018-01-12T10:44:35+00:00

SPECIAL EVENTS

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 ~ Wine Down Wednesday

Wine Down on a hump day! Grab your friends and come on out to Heart of the Desert’s Patio for some live music and your favorite Heart of the Desert wine or craft brew! Live music from Selmo in the style of Classic Country, Oldies, and Spanish. There will be a $7 cover at the door. Papa Jim’s Snack Shack will be onsite! Gourmet snacks such as cheese, crackers, sausage, pistachios, and chocolate will also be available for purchase from Heart of the Desert. Event runs from 6 pm to 8 pm at Heart of the Desert Pistachios and Wine, 7288 Hwy 54/70. For more information give them a call at 800-432-0999, or click here!

Friday, Oct. 12- Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018 ~ Tularosa Wine & Art Festival

Enjoy live music, great art, and exceptional wine in the Tularosa Wine and Art Festival! Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the gate! To buy tickets early click here! Open Friday from 5pm to 9pm and Saturday from 12pm to 9pm at 800 3rd Street, in Tularosa. Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Tularosa. For more info call 491-6927 or click here!

Friday, Oct. 12- Saturday, Oct. 13 2018 ~ Men of Honor 2018

Come be inspired and encouraged in your relationship with God during the Men of Honor Conference! Session 1 is “Leading Yourself” by Stan Richardson, Session 2 is “Leading Your Family” by Kyle Bueermann, and Session 3 is “Leading Your Community” by David Crispen”. Tickets are $25 per person and can be purchased online here! Sponsored by the Alamogordo Area Ministerial Alliance. At the Elk’s Lodge. For more information, click here!

Saturday, October 13, 2018 ~ 2018 Car and Truck Show and Expo

The 2018 Car/Truck Show and Expo is full of fun raffles, prizes, music, food and drinks, and, of course, cool cars, trucks, and motorcycles! Free and open to the public. Register your vehicle online here prior to the event or in person at the NMSU-A Business Office. Registration fee is $25 and applies to all vehicles types. Event will be held at NMSU-A Tays Center from 9 am to 8 pm. Proceeds go toward the Automotive and Hybrid Technology programs at NMSU-A. For more information call John Hurt at 575-442-9237 or click here!

Saturday, October 13, 2018 ~ Builders Club

Come build with the Alamogordo Public Library! There will be Legos, Duplos, and who knows what else! Create your masterpiece! All ages are welcome as long as you can share! From 12 pm to 2 pm at the Alamogordo Public Library, 920 Oregon Ave. For more information call the Library at 439-4140 or click here!

Saturday, October 13, 2018 ~ Science Saturday!

Kids get to be the scientists! Mom and dad are welcome to help! Join museum educators as they bring science down to earth and then across the universe. Hands on activities, planetarium programs, and more! Event starts at 9am and runs until noon at the New Mexico Museum of Space History, 3198 State Rd 2001. For more information, contact the Museum Marketing Department at 437-2840 or click here!

Sunday, October 14, 2018 ~ The Art of Wine

Head over to the Heart of the Desert for a fun day of instructor supervised acrylic painting on canvas while enjoying a glass of wine! No painting experience required! Xochitl Flores will be instructing and your canvas and tools will be provided. An apron or smock is recommended for you to wear so your clothes will be safe. Afternoon starts with a wine tasting and a glass of wine for you to take back to your station. Tickets are $35 a person and must be purchased prior to the event. Event starts at 1 pm at the Heart of the Desert, 7288 Hwy 54-70! Call (575) 434-0035 to reserve your space or book online here!

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 ~ Social Dance Instruction

Learn to social dance with a partner under the guidance of professional dancer, Jamee Boyer. Jamee will guide you for the first hour, then allow you to practice on your own for the second hour. Wine and beer will be available for purchase. $5 per person. Buy your tickets online here! If you don’t come with a partner, the instructor will pair you up. Adults only, please. Event will start at 7pm and run until 9pm at Heart of the Desert, 7288 Hwy 54/70. For more information, give them a call at 800-432-0999 or click here!

Thursday, October 18, 2018 ~ Teen Cafe- Costume (or not) Party

Come in costume- or not- and enjoy snacks, games, and a creepy-ish movie! Free event! Aimed for kids in grades 8-12! Event starts at 4pm at the Alamogordo Public Library, 920 Oregon Ave. For more information call 439-4140 or click here.

 

Saturday, October 20, 2018 ~ Spooky Storytime

A very special Storytime in honor of Halloween!!! Dress up as your favorite spooky characters- or favorite anything!- and come down for an hour of fun stories read by classic Halloween characters, Morticia Addams, Mavis Dracula, and Coraline Jones! Dress up, get spooky, and, most importantly, have fun! Photo Opportunities will be available after the event! FREE TO ATTEND! Sponsored by Classic Characters! Event starts at 3pm at Books Revisited inside the White Sands Mall, 3199 N. White Sands Blvd. For more information click here or message them on Facebook here!

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 ~ Wine Down Wednesday

Wine Down on a hump day! Grab your friends and come on out to Heart of the Desert’s Patio for some live music and your favorite Heart of the Desert wine or craft brew! Live music from Ashleigh Addison in the style of blue/new grass from the Deep South, indie folk, original songs, and African drumming songs. There will be a $7 cover at the door. Papa Jim’s Snack Shack will be onsite offering different dinner options! Gourmet snacks such as cheese, crackers, sausage, pistachios, and chocolate will also be available for purchase from Heart of the Desert. Event runs from 6 pm to 8 pm at Heart of the Desert Pistachios and Wine, 7288 Hwy 54/70. For more information give them a call at 800-432-0999, or click here!

Friday, November 2, 2018 ~ Launch Pad Lecture: From the Earth to the Moon

The Launch Pad Lecture Series is held on the first Friday of each month on the first floor of the Museum and is FREE to attend! Museum staff, and sometimes special guest speakers, discuss topics ranging from space history to space future! This Lecture is titled “From the Earth to the Moon: Science Fiction to Science Fact” and is presented by Museum Educator, Michael Shinabery! Coffee and donuts provided! Lecture starts at 9am and runs until 10am and the New Mexico Museum of Space History, 3198 State Rd 2001. For more information give them a call at 437-2840 or click here!

Saturday, November 10, 2018 ~ Science Saturday!

Kids get to be the scientists! Mom and dad are welcome to help! Join museum educators as they bring science down to earth and then across the universe. Hands on activities, planetarium programs, and more! Event starts at 9am and runs until noon at the New Mexico Museum of Space History, 3198 State Rd 2001. For more information, contact the Museum Marketing Department at 437-2840 or click here!

STANDING EVENTS

GRIEF SHARE
Every Thursday

Meetings are held at Christ Community Fellowship Hall, 2960 N. Scenic Dr., at 6:30 pm, and are non-denominational. For more information, please call  702-682-2556.

NEW DAY AL-ANON
Every Thursday

Meetings are held at Our Savior Lutheran Church, Education Wing, 1212 Washington Ave., at 12 noon. For more information, please call 575-437-6671.

ALAMOGORDO AL-ANON
Every Thursday

Meetings are held at Bethel Baptist Church, 1316 Scenic Drive, at 7 pm. For more information, please call 575-437-6671.