Farmington Daily Times

The Rockin' the '50s Cake Walk takes place at 5:30 p.m. Friday at the Sycamore Park Community Center, 1051 Sycamore St. in Farmington. Admission is $2 or a cake, or free for kids with a City Coin. Call 505-566-2480.

Family Bingo and Pizza Night takes place at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Farmington Recreation Center, 1101 Fairgrounds Road. Admission is $5 and includes a pizza dinner, but registration is required at under the "Cultural and Special Events" tab. Call 505-599-1184.

Making Tracks, a free program led by staff members at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park off Browning Parkway in Farmington, will take place at 1 p.m. Saturday. Staffers will lead visitors on an examination of the tracks of the animals that live in the park. Call 505-599-1422.

A freehand etching on metal class will be offered at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Three Rivers Art Center, 123 W. Main St. in Farmington. Students will be able to complete a copper bracelet and pendant using electronic etching. All supplies will be provided other than eye protection/magnification. The cost is $70. Advance registration and prepayment are required. Call 505-716-7660.

A screening of the film "Drilling Mora County," a documentary about the first county in the U.S. to ban fracking, will be presented at 2 p.m. Sunday at 204 W. Main St. in Farmington. A discussion with filmmaker David Luis Leal Cortez and a panel will follow. Admission is $15 at the door.

Brad Meltzer describes the story of Martin Luther King Jr and the power of big words during a story time session at 10 a.m. Monday at the Farmington Public Library, 2101 Farmington Ave. Visit or call 505-599-1270.

The Teen Movie Monday series continues at 4 p.m. Monday at the Farmington Public Library with a free screening of "The Great Gatsby" in the Teen Zone at the library, 2101 Farmington Ave. The 2013 thriller stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and Carey Mulligan, and is based on the 1925 F. Scott Fitzgerald novel of the same name. Visitors can earn free snacks for the movie by picking up a punch card and attending library programs or checking out library materials. Visit or call 505-599-1273.

The Reel Readers series at the Farmington Public Library continues at 6 p.m. Monday with a free showing of the film "Arrival," based on the book by Ted Chang. Visitors are encouraged to bring a brown bag dinner, enjoy the movie and take part in a book discussion afterward. Visit or call 505-599-1270.

Education specialist Donna Thatcher leads the Tuesday Birding session at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park off Browning Parkway in Farmington. A leisurely walk of 1 to 2 miles is included. Participation is free. Call 505-599-1422.