A Charlie Brown Christmas takes place at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Farmington Public Library, 2101 Farmington Ave. The event features a movie, an appearance by Snoopy, a reading of "Twas the Night Before Christmas" and youth storytelling. Admission is free. Visit infoway.org.
The San Juan College Choir and Company groups will perform a Christmas concert at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Little Theatre on the college campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. Tickets are $8 for adults, and $6 for students and seniors. Call 505-566-3430.
"The Nutcracker" will be performed at 7 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. Saturday at the Henderson Fine Arts Center Theater on the San Juan College campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington, by the students of the Mann Dance Academy Inc. Admission is $10 for adults, and $8 for students and seniors. Call 505-330-6197.
A craft fair takes place at 8 a.m. Saturday at the St. Mary's Catholic Church Parish Hall, 325 N. Church St. in Bloomfield. Admission is free. Call 505-215-0862.
The Audubon Christmas Bird Count takes place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park off Browning Parkway in Farmington. Volunteers will work with experienced birders to conduct a bird census. Participation is free. Call 505-599-1422.
The Santa in the Pool Christmas swim party takes place at noon Saturday at the Bloomfield Family Aquatic Center, 201 E. Blanco Blvd. Admission is $2 or one canned food donation per person. The event includes door prizes and refreshments, and everyone 12 and younger will receive a gift from Santa. Call 505-632-0313.
The Christmas Mingle & Open House take place from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Wines of the San Juan, 233 N.M. Highway 511 in Blanco. The event features light snacks, winery tours and shopping. Admission is free. Call 505-632-0879.
The annual Reindeer Romp and North Pole Stroll take place at 4 p.m. Saturday in Orchard Park in downtown Farmington. The event includes a 5k run and 2-mile fun run. Early registration is $15, and late registration is $25. Call 505-599-1184.
A live, drive-through Navajo Nativity scene will be presented from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Four Corners Home for Children, 2103 W. Main St. in Farmington. Admission is free, but donations and canned food will be collected. Call 505-325-0255.
The Trickster Film Festival takes place at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Phil L. Thomas Performing Arts Center in Shiprock. The event features a screening of "The Boy Who Cried Wolf" by Kody Dayish Productions and a meet-and-greet session with actor Xavier Horsechief. Tickets are $20 at the door. Visit kodydayish.com.
The Showcase on Dustin series continues at 7 p.m. Saturday with "The Sounds of Christmas" concert at the First Presbyterian Church, 865 Dustin Ave. A group of local musicians and a combined vocal ensemble from Caliente Community Chorus and Piedra Vista High School directed by Virginia Nickels will perform traditional Christmas music by Bach, Handel, Tchaikovsky, Corelli and others. Admission is $10, with all sales donated to Childhaven. Call 505-419-8295.
The San Juan College African Drumming Ensemble performs at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Little Theatre on the San Juan College campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. Tickets are $8 for adults, and $6 for students and seniors. Visit sanjuancollege.edu/silhouette or call 505-566-3430.
The Chaco Canyon Christmas Bird Count takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at Chaco Culture National Historic Park in Nageezi. Volunteers will team with experienced birders to conduct a census of birds in the area. Call 505-786-7014.
The Teen Movie Monday series at the Farmington Public Library, 2101 Farmington Ave., continues at 4 p.m. Monday with a free showing of "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" in the Teen Zone. Teens can earn free snacks for the movie by picking up a punch card, and attending library programs or checking out materials. Visit infoway.com.
An adult coloring session takes place at 5 p.m. Monday in the conference room at the Farmington Public Library, 2101 Farmington Ave. The event includes prizes and refreshments. Call 505-566-2207 or visit infoway.org.
Education specialist Donna Thatcher leads a Tuesday birding session at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park off the Browning Parkway in Farmington, at 9 a.m. Tuesday. A leisurely walk of 1 to 2 miles is featured, and participation is free. Call 505-599-1422.