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A Penny Party will take place at 10 a.m. Thursday at the E3 Children's Museum and Science Center, 302 N. Orchard Ave. in Farmington. The event offers a variety of penny-related activities. Admission is 100 pennies. Call 505-599-1425.
Frank Leto and his Caribbean Steel Drums will be featured at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Thursday at the Farmington Public Library, 2101 Farmington Ave. Admission is free. Call 505-599-1270 or visit infoway.org.
The Downtown Makers Market returns at 4:30 p.m. Thursday to Orchard Park, 101 Orchard Ave. in downtown Farmington. The event features a variety of local makers and growers. Admission is free. Call 505-599-8442.
The Farmington American Indian Ambassador Pageant takes place at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Farmington Civic Center, 200 W. Arrington St. Young people will present their talent and leadership abilities as part of a competition to represent and serve the local Native community. Admission is free. Call 505-599-1524.
The Animas River Spring Forum presented by the Animas Watershed Partnership and the San Juan Watershed Group takes place at 6 p.m. Thursday at the San Juan College School of Energy, 5301 College Blvd. in Farmington. The event will feature presentations, a screening of the film "Beyond the Mirage: The Future of Water in the West," and free lemonade and popcorn.
The TGIF concert series continues at 11 a.m. Friday with a performance by Mad Dog 20/20 in Orchard Park, 101 Orchard Ave. in downtown Farmington. Admission is free. Call 505-599-1144.
The Downtown Summer Stroll and Art Walk takes place from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday in downtown Farmington with various galleries displaying the work of local artists. Admission is free. Postcard maps can be picked up at any participating venue between Downtown Junkers and Wal Art.
The Mann Dance Academy Inc. presents its 22nd annual spring performance "Beauty and the Beast" at 6 p.m. Friday, and 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. Saturday at the San Juan College Performance Hall on the college campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. Admission is $10 for adults, and $8 for students and seniors. Call 505-566-3430.
The Farmington Growers Market takes place from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday in the parking lot at the Farmington Museum at Gateway Park, 3041 E. Main St. The event features fresh, locally produced food, handmade crafts, live music and more. Admission is free. Call 505-334-9496.
A National Marina Day celebration begins at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Navajo Lake Marina at Navajo Lake State Park off N.M. Highway 511. The day-long event features free kayaking and paddleboarding, a fishing contest, door prizes, a splash pad, displays by the San Juan County Fire Department and U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, free hot dogs and more. Call 505-632-3245.
The 16th annual Summer Terrace Music Series continues at 6 p.m. Saturday with a performance by Willow Blue behind the Farmington Museum at Gateway Park, 3041 E. Main St. in Farmington. Admission is free. Call 505-599-1174.
The Outdoor Music & Dinner Series continues at 4 p.m. Sunday with a performance by the Stillhouse Junkies at Wines of the San Juan, 233 N.M. Highway 511 in Blanco. Admission is free. Call 505-632-0879 or visit winesofthesanjuan.com.
The Batman Movie Monday Series at the Farmington Public Library, 2101 Farmington Ave., continues at 4 p.m. Monday with a screening of the 1989 film "The Batman" in the Teen Zone. Admission is free. Call 505-599-1270 or visit infoway.org.
Education specialist Donna Thatcher leads the Tuesday Birding session at 8 a.m. Tuesday at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park off Browning Parkway in Farmington. A leisurely 1- to 2-mile walk through Animas and Berg parks is included. Participation is free. Call 505-599-1422.
An eggsnautics workshop will take place at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the E3 Children's Museum and Science Center, 302 N. Orchard Ave. in Farmington. The event offers children age 7 and older the chance to learn about rocket and space fun. Admission is $10 and two 2-liter soda bottles. Call 505-599-1425.
The Local Foods, Local Places Community Program takes place at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Bonnie Dallas Senior Center, 109 E. La Plata St. in Farmington. The open community meeting will explore ideas for creating a local food system and stimulating the economy. Light refreshments will be served. Call 505-334-9496.
The Marvel Movie Wednesday series continues at 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Farmington Public Library, 2101 Farmington Ave., with a screening of "Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2" in the Teen Zone. Admission is free. Call 505-599-1270 or visit infoway.org.