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The Charity Bowl Sale takes place from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday in the 9000 rooms of the Henderson Fine Arts Center on the San Juan College campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. Ceramic bowls made by students and staff members will be available for purchase for $10, and each purchase comes with a serving of soup from Mary's Kitchen. Proceeds will benefit two local nonprofit organizations. Call 505-566-3464.

The Reel Readers series at the Farmington Public Library, 2101 Farmington Ave., continues at 6 p.m. Thursday with a free screening of "Thank You for Your Service," which is based on the book by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Finkel. Visitors are invited to bring a take-out dinner, watch the movie and participate in a discussion afterward. Visit infoway.org or call 505-599-1270.

A Thanksgiving potluck dinner will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Sycamore Park Community Center, 1051 Sycamore St. in Farmington. Turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, and drinks will be supplied, but visitors are asked to bring a side dish to share. Admission is free. Call 505-566-2480.

A Veterans Day lunch is planned for 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the Bonnie Dallas Senior Center, 109 E. La Plata St. in Farmington. Lunch is $6 with a $3 suggested donation for those age 60 or older. Call 505-599-1380.

A Giving Thanks to Our Veterans lunch will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the Farmington Indian Center, 100 W. Elm St. in Farmington. Lunch is $5. Call 505-599-1524.

An opening reception for the "Fall Art Student Exhibit" takes place at 5:30 p.m. Friday in the Henderson Fine Arts Center Art Gallery on the San Juan College campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. The show remains on display through Nov. 30. Admission is free. Call 505-566-3464.

The Glow Dance Party presented by the San Juan College cosmetology program will be held from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday in the Sun Room on the college campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. The event features free glow-in-the-dark nails and makeup, as well as a raffle, refreshments and a DJ. Admission is $5 in advance at the cosmetology department and $7 at the door. Call 505-566-4247.

The Chautauqua series at San Juan College, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington, continues at 7 p.m. Friday with a presentation of "New Mexico Before Columbus" by Alan Osborne at 7 p.m. in the Little Theatre. Admission is free. Call 505-566-3430.

A Turkey Toss Disc Golf Tournament and Food Drive will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Health and Human Performance Center at San Juan College, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. Proceeds raised from the event will benefit the San Juan United Way. Registration begins at 7 a.m., and entry fees are $20 for PDGA member and $30 for nonmembers with a 10-pound turkey, spiral ham or 10 cans of food. Call 505-566-3979.

The Panteraz Winter Wonderland Craft Fair takes place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Piedra Vista High School, 5700 College Blvd. in Farmington. Admission is $1. Call 505-330-3119.

The Community Fall Festival takes place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Farmington Museum at Gateway Park, 3041 E. Main St. The event features live entertainment, children's activities, refreshments, door prizes and more. Admission is free. Call 505-599-1174.

The Mutton Stew Luncheon Fundraiser presented by the Eagle Alumni Association takes place from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the Shimasani Café at Navajo Preparatory School, 1220 W. Apache St. in Farmington. Lunch is $15 a plate, and campus tours will be offered.

A flintknapping and ancient hunters workshop takes place at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park off the Browning Parkway in Farmington. Stone weapons maker Frank Bowman will be demonstrating his ancient craft. Admission is free. Call 505-599-1422.

The Curator's Choice Lecture Series at the Farmington Museum at Gateway Park, 3041 E. Main St., continues at 3 p.m. Saturday with a presentation on "God Bless America and John Wayne" by museum curator Jeffrey Richardson. Admission is free. Call 505-599-1174

The Farmington Cinematheque Series continues at 7 p.m. Saturday with a screening of "Science Fair" in the Little Theatre on the San Juan College campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. Admission is free. Call 505-566-3430.

A "Stars and Stories" walk takes place at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park off Browning Parkway in Farmington. A center staff member will lead a short walk through the park, pointing out autumn stars and constellations, and explaining the myths behind them. Participation is free, but visitors are advised to dress appropriately and bring a flashlight. Call 505-599-1422.

A Veterans Day celebration takes place from 9 a.m. to noon Monday at the Sheep Springs Chapter house. The event begins with a parade, followed by speeches by special guests and entertainment. A free community meal will follow at noon. All veterans and their families are invited.

A Veterans Day meditation and yoga class will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Presbyterian Medical Services, 1001 W. Broadway Ave. in Farmington. Participation is free, and refreshments will be served. Call 505-215-7056.

The Movie Monday series at the Farmington Public Library, 2101 Farmington Ave., continues at 2 p.m. Monday with a screening of "Midnight Sun" 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.

A grand opening celebration for the new pickleball courts will be held at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Health and Human Performance Center at San Juan College, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. Call 505-566-3410.

The San Juan College Orchestra and the Caliente Community Choir perform at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Henderson Fine Arts Center Performance Hall on the college campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for students and seniors, and $8 for children 12 and younger. Call 505-566-3430.

The San Juan Jazz Society jam sessions take place from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the Farmington Civic Center, 200 W. Arrington St. in Farmington. The event features live music, and free hot dogs and bottled water. Call 505-320-5084.

 

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