Events Calendar

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 ~ Marie Manning & Khai French

Enjoy Music and Dancing, eat some tasty Flat Bread Pizza, and indulge in delicious Ice Cream with Marie Manning and Khai French at Patron’s Hall! Starting at 6:30 pm and running until 8:30 pm it will be a night you won’t want to miss! For more information call 575-488-2185, visit their website or click here.

Thursday, October 19, 2017 ~ Business After Hours Hosted by Thrive

Come to Business After Hours, a great way to make new business connections. Bring business cards and a smile! Come ready to mix and mingle and enjoy some Business After Hours. Event is hosted at Thrive in Southern New Mexico, 1601 E 10th Street in Alamogordo! Party runs from 5:30 pm to 7 pm! For more information you can call the Chamber of Commerce at 575-437-6120, call Thrive at 575-437-8400, or click here!

Thursday, October 19, 2017 ~ Teen Cafe- Scary Movie Party

Scary movie party! It’s time to get into the Halloween Spirit! Join the Alamogordo Public Library for the next Teen Cafe! Watch parts of really old scary movies, make zombie dolls, and other spooky activities! There will, of course, be candy! FREE to anyone in grades 8-12! Running 4 pm to 5 pm at the Alamogordo Public Library! For more information call them at 575-439-4140 or click here!

Saturday, October 21, 2017 ~ Storytime with Ariel & Merida

Join Ariel and Merida for a magical Storytime from 3 pm to 4 pm! Special stories, guessing games, and photo opportunities afterwards brought to you by Classic Characters! Story time is at Books Revisited inside the White Sands Mall. For more information click here or message them on Facebook!

Saturday, October 21, 2017 ~ Zoo Boo

Don’t miss Zoo Boo! The FREE Annual event at the Alameda Park Zoo! Dozens of local businesses/organizations will be in attendance handing out candy! There will be a costume contest, food vendors and so much more so come down and enjoy the spooky celebration for the whole family! Event starts at 9 am and runs until 12 pm! For more information call Kerry Uribe at 575-439-4279 or click here!

Saturday, October 21, 2017 ~ High Rolls Apple Festival

Apples, Apples Apples and more Apples! There will be arts and craft vendors, children’s activities, food and drinks, apple drinks, and, of course, apples! Admission is free and so is parking! Fun for the whole family! The High Rolls Apple Festival is held on private property, therefore they kindly request that you not bring your pets. Festival begins at 9 am and runs until 5 pm! For more information call Denise Wagner at 575-682-6044 or click here!

Saturday, October 21, 2017 ~ Family Day at the Patch

Join Grace Methodist Church for a fun day for the whole family! Face painting, puppets shows, an ‘everything pumpkin’ bake sale, vendors selling craft goods for a cause, horse and wagon ride, photo ops, games, Trunk or Treat, and so much more! From 1 PM – 5 PM at Grace Methodist Church, 1206 Greenwood Lane (corner of 16th and Cuba). For more information call Grace Methodist Church at 575-437-7640, visit their website, or click here!

Saturday, October 21, 2017 ~ Saturday Night Special: Army of Darkness

Come see the cult classic on the big screen! Sponsored by 94Key! Only $5 at the door! Movie starts at 7 pm at the Flickinger Center, 1110 New York Ave. For more information call 575-437-2202 or click here! To find out how you can win free tickets click here!
Film is rated R.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 ~ Zoo Broo

A spooky end to the day, Zoo Broo starts at 7 pm and runs until 11 pm at the Alameda Park Zoo. Free admission but YOU MUST BE 21 YEARS OLD OR OLDER. ID IS REQUIRED. There will be door prizes, alcohol service, and a costume contest! Costume contest registration begins at 9 am and ends at 5 pm at the Sgt. Willie Estrada Memorial Civic Center, 800 E. 1st Street. Registration is also open during, and at, the event until 8:30 pm. For more information call Kerry Uribe at 575-439-4279 or click here!

Saturday, October 21, 2017 ~ Fall Festival and Free Clothing Day

Free Fall Festival! All ages welcome! There will be carnival games, food, community booths, a costume contest for kids up to 12, and free used clothing items! Event runs from 4 pm to 6 pm at the Salvation Army, 1900 1st Street. Please bring a can, box, or other non-perishable food to donate to the Salvation Army’s Food Pantry. For more information call the Salvation Army at 575-443-0845 or click here!

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 ~ Pumpkin Carving Contest

Free event for all ages! Hosted by the White Sands Mall, show off your awesome carving skills and submit your carved pumpkin to the Mall Office by 5 pm! People’s choice voting will be October 25th-28th and will take place on the White Sands Mall’s Facebook page or in person. Online votes and in person votes will be combined to determine the winner. Winners will be announced at the Pet Costume Contest on October 30th (need not be present to win)! Cash prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place! Starting at 8 am until 5 pm at the White Sands Mall, 3199 N. White Sands Blvd. For more information call the Mall at 575-434-3990 or click here!

Saturday, October 28, 2017
Nightmare at Desert Lakes

Halloween is right around the corner! Grab your best costume and join the masses at the 19th Hole Bar & Grill for a night of spooktacular entertainment, food and more! Tickets are just $15 per person or $25 per couple and can be purchased at the Alamogordo Chamber of Commerce! For more information, contact Kathie at the Chamber at 575-437-6120.0

Standing Events

GRIEF SHARE
Every Thursday

Meetings are held at Christ Community Fellowship Hall, 2960 N. Scenic Dr., at 6:30 pm, and are non-denominational. For more information, please call  702-682-2556.

NEW DAY AL-ANON
Every Thursday

Meetings are held at Our Savior Lutheran Church, Education Wing, 1212 Washington Ave., at 12 noon. For more information, please call 575-437-6671.

ALAMOGORDO AL-ANON
Every Thursday

Meetings are held at Bethel Baptist Church, 1316 Scenic Drive, at 7 pm. For more information, please call 575-437-6671.

EPILEPSY FOUNDATION
Third Saturday of the Month

This monthly meeting is free and open to the public. Adult meeting is at 1 pm and Youth meeting is at 3 pm. Meetings are held at Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center in meeting rooms 3 and 4.

BUSINESS IMPACT/GOVERNMENT RELATIONS
Second Tuesday of the Month

This monthly meeting is free and open to the public. Join the committee to discuss issues, events and that could influence the community. This event is the second Tuesday of each month in the Alamogordo Chamber of Commerce Conference Room at 8 am.

TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE
Last Friday of the Month

This committee discusses land and air transportation issues impacting the Tularosa Basin. The committee meets the last Friday of each month at Pepper’s Grill at noon.

ALAMO SQUARES DANCE CLUB
Second & Fourth Saturday

Dances are located at the International Order of Odd Fellow’s Hall, 1400 E. 1st Street. For more infomarion, contact Bob at 575-437-0804

NATIVE AMERICAN FLUTE CLASS
Every Saturday

Classes are held at the Tunnel Stop Gallery, 880 Highway 82 (High Rolls) from 9:30am until 12 pm. For more information, call 575-682-5676.

POSTPARTUM MOMS SUPPORT GROUP
Second & Fourth Monday

All moms are welcome to join the group meetings. Meetings are held at Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center at the Old Bistro from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm. For more information, contact Carrie with the NM Doulas at 575-495-2545

FLICKINGER CENTER GUILD
Third Wednesday of the Month

Meetings are held at Patron’s Hall at the Flickinger Center at 12 noon. For more information, please call the Flickinger Center at 575-437-2202.

FAN CLUB
Second Friday  of the Month

Meetings are held at Margo’s Mexican Food at 8 am. Everyone can attend the event that features a Chamber business. For more information, please call 575-437-6120.

ALAMOGORDO AMATUR RADIO CLUB
Third Sunday of the Month

Meetings are held at the La Luz Volunteer Fire Department, 51 JJ Henry. For more information, please call Rick at 575-491-4290

LATTE WITH THE PADRE
Every Wednesday

Enjoy weekly conversations with Father Tom Lowe of St. John’s Episcopal Church at Plateau Espresso inside Lowe’s Signature Market at 10 am. For more information, please call  575-434-8970.

PHIL LEASE WRITERS GROUP
Second and Fourth Tuesday of the Month

Meetings are held at St. John’s Episcopal Church Library, 1114 Indiana.  All aspiring and published writers and poets are welcome. For more information, please call  575-434-8970.

CHAPARRAL COMMUNITY
ASSOCIATION DEVELOPMENT
First Monday of the Month

Meetings are held at the Betty McKnight Community Center, 109 South County Line. For more information, please call 915-691-1023.