Arts, entertainment events listed

The Daily Times staff





A Mother's Day celebration lunch will be held at 11:45 a.m. Friday at the Bonnie Dallas Senior Center, 109 E. La Plata St. in Farmington. Visitors are encouraged to dress up and enjoy the fun. Lunch is $6 for those 59 and younger and a $3 suggested donation for those 60 and older. Call 505-599-1380.

The San Juan College Symphonic Band performs its final concert of the spring semester at 7 p.m. Friday in the Henderson Fine Arts Center Performance Hall on the college campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. Tickets are $8 for adults, and $6 for students and seniors. They are available online at or by phone at 505-566-3430.

A Fun Run for a Ladera Elementary School student and her service dog will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Farmington High School track, 2200 N. Sunset Ave. The event will feature a live DJ, concessions and various activities. Admission is $5 and a can of food.

A guided tour of the Dinétah will be led by Salmon Ruins Executive Director Larry Baker Saturday. The caravan leaves the Salmon Ruins Museum, 6131 U.S. Highway 64, at 9 a.m. and travels to rock art and Navajo defensive sites in the Largo Canyon area. The tour will conclude at approximately 4:30 p.m. Participation is free, but reservations are requested. Call 505-632-2013 or visit

The annual Spring Child Safety Day will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the San Juan Plaza shopping center, 3030 E. Main St. in Farmington. Children will be able to receive a child identification card with their name, address, phone number, photograph and other information.

A spring mini-contest pow wow will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Farmington Indian Center, 3041 E. Main St. The event is open to local dancers, singers and spectators. Call 505-599-1524.

Family STEAM Saturday takes place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the E3 children's Museum & Science Center, 302 N. Orchard Ave. in Farmington. The event offers families the chance to get hands-on experience with science, technology, engineering, art and math activities. The program is $2. Call 505-599-1425.

The annual Spring Fling festival takes place from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday at Wines of the San Juan, 233 N.M. Highway 511 in Blanco. The event features live music by The Assortment, a painting class, food by Infine BBQ and yard games. Call 505-632-0879 or visit

A free Mother's Day concert featuring women's roots singers, blues and rhythm guitarists, and Afro-Cuban hand drummers will be presented at 4 p.m. Sunday at Crash Music at the Aztec Theater, 104 N. Main Ave. Refreshments will be served. Visit or call 505-427-6748.

Rittz headlines a five-band lineup at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Top Deck, 515 E. Main St. in Farmington, with Team Regime, Dmize, Ill Methods and El Guero. Tickets are $25 and $27 at the Copper Penny or at The event is all ages. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.