Community Calendar

Farmington Daily Times
Jacey Bruington, 10, left, of Farmington celebrates her birthday with Lyla Rousset, 9, of Denver on Saturday Jan. 9, 2016, on Arrington Street across from the Farmington Civic Center in this Daily Times file photo.

PARKINSON’S DISEASE SUPPORT GROUP: The Farmington Parkinson’s Disease Support Group will meets monthly in room 2A of the Adult Learning Center of the Pinon Hills Community Church, 5101 North Dustin Ave. in Farmington. For more meeting dates and more information, call Wendy at 505-803-5636 (, Linda at 505-947-5734 ( or Stephanie at 505-860-2335.
THE FOUR CORNERS WOMEN'S CANCER SUPPORT GROUP: The group will meet on Saturday, Jan. 6, at 10 a.m. at the Umbach Cancer Center. FET facilitators will present on "Defining Purpose - re-discover your true values" during the first hour of the meeting.  All women who have, or had, cancer are invited to attend. No dues, no officers, just an opportunity for friendly discussion with others in a similar situation. Info: Nellie Sandoval at 326-5143 or Gail Williams at 325-5652
TUESDAY BIRDING: From 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. join Donna Thatcher, Education Specialist, and other birders for bird watching at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park off Browning Parkway for a leisurely walk of 1 to 2 miles in Animas and Berg Parks every Tuesday. Free.
BROWN BAG BIRDING: Is 9 a.m. a bit too early, and a hike not on the menu? How about a lunchtime birdwatching event, inside? Bring your lunch and join Riverside Nature Center staff and volunteers in Animas Park, off Browning Parkway, from noon to 1 p.m.  in the observation room to watch wildlife while dining. Every Wednesday.
FARMINGTON ICE SKATING: From noon to 8 p.m. weekdays and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekends through Jan. 14. Ice skating costs $5 for an hour and includes the skate rental. The rink is outside the Farmington Civic Center.
Ongoing exhibits
SHIPWRECK! PIRATES & TREASURE (ENDS FEB. 17): Learn about shipwreck treasures and they are recovered. See more than 500 priceless artifacts including real gold and silver treasure recovered from thousands of feet deep. Cost: $7 for adults and $4 for kids and Hours:  8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday – Friday and 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturdays. For more information call (505) 599-1174 or visit
FOCUS ON FARMINGTON: The newest atrium exhibit, “Focus on Farmington!” features a large collection of photographs that document the history of the city and the surrounding areas and highlight the diversity of the region. A few examples from the collection are featured in this latest historical photography exhibition. From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Feb. 17.
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