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Jazz Jam

Jazz Jam

All day Aug 15, 2018 | Studio 116
Fall in love with Jazz! Studio 116 will be hosting Jazz Jam from 7pm - 9pm every Wednesday. Everyone is welcome to attend this free event sponsored by the Connie Gotsch Arts Foundation.
The event runs Jul 11, 2018 through Sep 5, 2018
Focus on Farmington Coffee

Focus on Farmington Coffee

August 15, 2018 from 8:00am - 9:00am | North Allen Coworking & Venue
Join the Farmington Branding Alliance Live Committee for a cup of coffee and get to know your community!
The event runs Aug 15, 2018 through Sep 19, 2018
North, South, East, and West: Maps from the Farmington Museum Collection

North, South, East, and West: Maps from the Farmington Museum Collection

August 15, 2018 from 8:00am - 5:00pm | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
Showcasing a variety of examples from the late-nineteenth century to the present, the exhibition North, South, East and West uses maps from the Farmington Museum collection to explore the history of the region.
The event runs Mar 24, 2018 through Aug 21, 2018
Dinosaurs of New Mexico

Dinosaurs of New Mexico

August 15, 2018 from 8:00am - 5:00pm | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! Fossils from the collection of the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science will be on display at the Farmington Museum, March through September 2018. Bring the kids, and a camera, to this fascinating and fun hands-on exhibit!!!
The event runs Mar 2, 2018 through Sep 8, 2018
The Daily Times File Photos

The Daily Times File Photos

August 15, 2018 from 8:00am - 5:00pm | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
The paper amassed countless images over the years, and in 1995, the Daily Times donated its archival collection of photographs to the Farmington Museum. For the first time, examples from the collection will be on display in the museum’s lobby.
The event runs Aug 11, 2018 through Oct 20, 2018
Toddler Playdate

Toddler Playdate

August 15, 2018 from 10:00am - 12:00pm | E3 Children’s Museum & Science Center
Visit E3 Children’s Museum & Science Center for playdates that are designed for families with young children every Wednesday at 10:00am. Take part in activities that will help develop early motor skills. Different activities are offered each week to encourage children’s imaginations.
The event runs May 6, 2015 through Jun 9, 2047
Brown Bag Birding

Brown Bag Birding

August 15, 2018 from 12:00pm - 1:00pm | Animas Park
Bring your lunch and join Riverside Nature Center staff and volunteers in Animas Park, off Browning Parkway, from 12:00pm to 1:00pm, in the observation room to watch wildlife as we eat.
The event runs Jun 7, 2017 through Jun 9, 2047
Downtown Makers Market

Downtown Makers Market

August 16, 2018 from 4:30pm - 8:30pm | Downtown Farmington
VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! Explore the Maker's Market for locally made and grown treasures! Hosted every Thursday evening in Orchard Park, historic downtown Farmington.
The event runs Jun 7, 2018 through Oct 25, 2018
SINGO

SINGO

August 16, 2018 from 6:30pm - 8:30pm | Clancy's Pub, an Irish Cantina
Come Play Singo! It is Like BINGO with music!
The event runs Jun 21, 2018 through Dec 20, 2018
Categories: Family Friendly, Free
Farmington Grower's Market

Farmington Grower's Market

All day Aug 18, 2018 | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! The Farmington Growers Market is a public market that brings together locally grown food, hand-made crafts, and our community. Saturday market run from 8am-12pm throughout the season. The Tuesday market will begin on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 and run from 4-6pm.
The event runs Jun 9, 2018 through Oct 27, 2018
Split Willow Animals

Split Willow Animals

August 18, 2018 from 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Riverside Nature Center
Try your hand at this ancient craft, using willow cuttings from Animas Park, and take home your own creation.
Summer Terrace Concert Series

Summer Terrace Concert Series

August 18, 2018 from 6:00pm - 7:30pm | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! Join the Farmington Museum on the terrace by the river each Saturday evening during the summer months for some local live entertainment at the FREE 16th Annual Summer Terrace Music Series. Don’t forget your folding chair and dancing shoes!
The event runs Jun 2, 2018 through Aug 25, 2018
Outdoor Music & Dinner Series

Outdoor Music & Dinner Series

August 19, 2018 from 4:00pm - 7:00pm | Wines of the San Juan
Enjoy an afternoon of live music and a delicious locally sourced dinner under the cottonwoods at Wines of the San Juan.
The event runs May 27, 2018 through Sep 23, 2018
Tuesday Birding

Tuesday Birding

August 21, 2018 from 8:00am - 10:00am | Riverside Nature Center
Join Donna Thatcher, Education Specialist, and other birders for bird watching from 8:00 to 10:00am at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park off Browning Parkway, and a leisurely walk of 1 to 2 miles in Animas and Berg Parks every Tuesday. This is a free event.
The event runs Jun 1, 2015 through Jun 9, 2047
Picnic in the Park for Preschoolers

Picnic in the Park for Preschoolers

August 21, 2018 from 11:00am - 12:30pm | Riverside Nature Center
Preschool children and their families are invited to bring lunch and meet at the Nature Center for a picnic, followed by a story or activity and a stroller-friendly walk in the park.
The event runs Apr 3, 2018 through Oct 30, 2018
Healthy Eating Made Easy

Healthy Eating Made Easy

August 23, 2018 from 10:00am - 11:00am | Bonnie Dallas Senior Center
Sometimes the healthy choice is easy, sometimes it's not. Join San Juan Regional Medical Center as they present a fun and informative class in Hobby Room A, at the Bonnie Dallas Senior Center.
Categories: Free, Local Look
Protect Yourself from Identity Theft!

Protect Yourself from Identity Theft!

August 23, 2018 from 6:00pm - 7:30pm | Sycamore Park Community Center
Managing Money can be one of the most stressful parts of life. One of the best ways to reduce that stress is to have a sustainable financial plan that puts you in control of your money, rather than the other way around.
Categories: Free, Workshop
Youth Mental Health First Aid

Youth Mental Health First Aid

August 24, 2018 from 8:30am - 4:00pm | Capacity Builders
If you engage with Youth in any capacity in New Mexico, this training is for you! Learn how you can help someone in emotional and mental health distress!
The event runs Aug 24, 2018 through Sep 21, 2018
Categories: Free, Workshop
Open House & Clothing Distribution

Open House & Clothing Distribution

August 24, 2018 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm | Sycamore Park Community Center
Come check out Sycamore Park Community Center and all they have to offer this fall at their annual open house.
Family Movie Night

Family Movie Night

August 24, 2018 from 8:30pm - 9:30pm | San Juan College Graduation Plaza
The San Juan College Student Activities office will present a series of movies under the stars this summer.
The event runs Aug 10, 2018 through Sep 28, 2018
Categories: Family Friendly, Free
Totah Festival Indian Market & Pow Wow

Totah Festival Indian Market & Pow Wow

All day Sep 1, 2018 | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
Talented Native American artisans are juried into this annual festival celebrating the craftsmanship and friendship of regional artists. Totah Festival features a weekend of fantastic food, a contest Pow-Wow, Cultural Dance Expo and the popular authentic Navajo Rug Auction. The 2018 festival will be held at the Farmington Museum.
The event runs Sep 1, 2018 through Sep 2, 2018
Easy Ways to Grow Your Savings!

Easy Ways to Grow Your Savings!

September 6, 2018 from 6:00pm - 7:30pm | Sycamore Park Community Center
This workshop will focus on ways you can grow your savings through goal setting, interest compounding and way to find extra money to save.
Categories: Free, Workshop
4 Corners 4x4 Week: Off Road Downtown Takeover

4 Corners 4x4 Week: Off Road Downtown Takeover

September 7, 2018 from 6:00pm - 9:00pm | Downtown Farmington
Farmington rolls out the red carpet for the 2018 W.E. Rock Grand Nationals with a 4x4 party in downtown! Come for the fun, meet the 2018 competitors, watch the flex ramp comp, take part in the 4x4 swap.
Community Grant Collaborative

Community Grant Collaborative

September 12, 2018 from 10:00am - 12:00pm | Capacity Builders, Inc.
Capacity Builders, Inc. invites all community nonprofit and agency representatives to its monthly collaborative session to discuss local issues in San Juan County and on the Navajo Nation.
Categories: Free, Local Look
Animas River Green Chile Festival

Animas River Green Chile Festival

All day Sep 15, 2018 - Sep 16, 2018 | Sutherland Farms
Along with the aroma of freshly roasted green chile, there will be live music both days provided by very talented local musicians, great food from the Sutherland Farms kitchen, and lots of fun for everyone.
The event runs Sep 15, 2018 through Sep 16, 2018
Garden & Herb Celebration

Garden & Herb Celebration

September 15, 2018 from 8:00am - 11:00am | Riverside Nature Center
Begin your morning at Riverside Nature Center and watch the wildlife at the wetlands. Then go to the Xeriscape Demonstration Garden for tours of the herb and traditional-knowledge gardens.
Herbs & Xeriscape Garden Tours

Herbs & Xeriscape Garden Tours

September 15, 2018 from 8:30am - 10:30am | Riverside Nature Center
Join Riverside Nature Center and learn about the many native and non-native plants which grow with very little water, are attractive to hummingbirds and butterflies, and have many household uses.
Intergrating Software Workshop

Intergrating Software Workshop

September 20, 2018 from 10:00am - 11:30am | Small Business Development Center
Are you interested in reducing your business cost of working with data? Learn how to do smart automation of data instead of having repeated work with spreadsheets.
Categories: Free, Workshop
Feeling Free by Eliminating Debt Quickly!

Feeling Free by Eliminating Debt Quickly!

September 20, 2018 from 6:00pm - 7:30pm | Sycamore Park Community Center
This workshop will focus on ways you can eliminate debt through goal setting, identifying the causes of debt, and methods to successfully reduce debt.
Categories: Free, Workshop
Fee Free Day

Fee Free Day

All day Sep 22, 2018 | All National Parks
This is an entrance fee free day in all National Park Service sites and all public Federal Lands!
Family Fishing Derby

Family Fishing Derby

September 22, 2018 from 7:30am - 10:30am | Lake Farmington
Come out and enjoy the morning with your family at the Family Fishing Derby!
Park Play Day

Park Play Day

September 22, 2018 from 10:00am - 11:00am | Vista de la Plata Park
Join Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs at your neighborhood park for a Park Play Day! The June, July and August Play Days are featured in the Jolt Your Summer Challenge. August 4 -Milagro Park from 10am to Noon, September 22 - Vista de La Plata 10am - Noon, October 22 - Sycamore Park 4pm to 6pm.
Gateway to the Imagination - A National Juried Art Show

Gateway to the Imagination - A National Juried Art Show

September 24, 2018 from 8:00am - 5:00pm | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
This annual national juried art show is held at the Farmington Museum. The show features a variety of artwork paintings, watercolor, sculptures, photographs and mixed media.
The event runs Sep 24, 2018 through Dec 1, 2018
Teen Casino Night

Teen Casino Night

September 28, 2018 from 8:00pm - 9:00pm | Sycamore Park Community Center
Calling all teens! Come hangout at Sycamore Park Community Center in Farmington with your friends and have some fun playing casino games.
Categories: Free, Local Look
Walk to End Alzheimer's

Walk to End Alzheimer's

September 29, 2018 from 8:30am - 12:00pm | Berg Park
Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Start your team today!
A Real Night at the Museum

A Real Night at the Museum

September 29, 2018 from 4:00pm - 7:00pm | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
Come to the Farmington Museum for the annual history extravaganza, REAL Night at the Museum!
 Fall FAFSA Fest

Fall FAFSA Fest

October 3, 2018 from 10:30am - 3:30pm | San Juan College Suns Room
San Juan College will host a Fall Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Fest.
Categories: Free, Workshop
Historic Downtown Farmington Walking Tour

Historic Downtown Farmington Walking Tour

October 4, 2018 from 5:30pm - 7:00pm | Palmer House
Join the Farmington Museum for a free walking tour of downtown Farmington for an interesting local history lesson!
Petroliana: Oil and Gas Memorabilia from the Farmington Museum Collection

Petroliana: Oil and Gas Memorabilia from the Farmington Museum Collection

October 6, 2018 from 8:00am - 5:00pm | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
The Farmington Museum has an extensive collection of these cultural artifacts, and they will be showcased in the exhibition Petroliana: Oil and Gas Memorabilia from the Farmington Museum Collection.
The event runs Oct 6, 2018 through Jan 5, 2019
Learn to Sketch Outdoors

Learn to Sketch Outdoors

October 6, 2018 from 10:00am - 12:00pm | Riverside Nature Center
Join artist Marilyn Taylor for a walk to a location in Animas Park starting at Riverside Nature Center and learn how to make your own charcoal sketch of the scene.
Farmington's Johnny Appleseed

Farmington's Johnny Appleseed

October 6, 2018 from 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Farmington Nature Center
Do you know who began the apple-growing tradition that supported Farmington in the first half of the twentieth century? Bart Wilsey, Director of the Farmington Museum, will dramatize William Locke, the pioneer that started it all.
The Importance of Your Credit Score!

The Importance of Your Credit Score!

October 11, 2018 from 6:00pm - 7:30pm | Sycamore Park Community Center
This workshop will focus on helping you to understand what credit reports and scores are, how they are calculated, and what you can do to improve your personal credit scores.
Categories: Free, Workshop
Four Corners Storytelling Festival

Four Corners Storytelling Festival

All day Oct 12, 2018 | Totah Theater / Berg Park
Slow down the pace, kick back, and listen to traditional tales told by some of the very best national and local storytellers. This festival features stories of all varieties...scary ghost stories, family stories, folklore and myths and will delight all ages. Check back for the 2018 schedule!
The event runs Oct 12, 2018 through Oct 13, 2018
Autumn Art Walk

Autumn Art Walk

October 12, 2018 from 5:00pm - 9:00pm | Downtown Farmington
Come To "The Heart" of Farmington and enjoy the Autumn Art Walk.
Harvest Party

Harvest Party

October 12, 2018 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm | Sycamore Park Community Center
Don't miss this annual event that is sure to be a lot of fun for the entire family!
Fall Navajo Song & Dance

Fall Navajo Song & Dance

October 13, 2018 from 10:00am - 2:00pm | Farmington Indian Center
The public is invited to the Farmington Indian Center for this fun social event, the Fall Navajo Song & Dance, which will close out the local Navajo Nation fair season.
Stars & Stories

Stars & Stories

October 13, 2018 from 7:30pm - 8:30pm | Riverside Nature Center
Join Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park, for a Moonlight Walk.
Garden Volunteers Day

Garden Volunteers Day

October 20, 2018 from 9:00am - 1:00pm | Riverside Nature Center
Would you like to learn more about herbs, native plants, and xeriscape landscaping, or do you just enjoy gardening? Come and help prepare the Riverside Nature Center Xeriscape Demonstration Gardens in Farmington for fall.
Peace of Mind with Estate Planning

Peace of Mind with Estate Planning

October 25, 2018 from 6:00pm - 7:30pm | Sycamore Park Community Center
This workshop will focus understanding why it is important to have an estate plan and will, how to discuss estate planning with family, and what types of information you should leave for your executor.
Categories: Free, Workshop
Friends of the Nature Center Fall Gathering

Friends of the Nature Center Fall Gathering

October 26, 2018 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm | Riverside Nature Center
The fall gathering is a great time to join, or to renew your membership, as well as to enjoy food and fellowship with other members. The Friends of the Nature Center support the programs, activities, and development of facilities at the Riverside Nature Center in Farmington, and are kept abreast of all the new plans and developments.
Birds of Farmington Slideshow

Birds of Farmington Slideshow

October 27, 2018 from 10:00am - 11:30am | Riverside Nature Center
Come to Riverside Nature Center in Farmington and see slides of common fall and winter birds in the park and at your home feeders.
Boo-Palooza

Boo-Palooza

October 31, 2018 from 4:00pm - 6:00pm | Historic Downtown Farmington
Family friendly Halloween party in Historic Downtown Farmington from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.! Enjoy games, dancing and a live DJ, costume contests and of course trick or treating.
Sunrise Walk

Sunrise Walk

November 3, 2018 from 6:30am - 8:00am | Riverside Nature Center
Some of the wildlife in Animas Park are most interesting just at sunrise. Come walk the park trails and enjoy the beginning of the day on a refreshing fall morning.
Holiday Craft Fair

Holiday Craft Fair

November 3, 2018 from 8:00am - 2:00pm | Bonnie Dallas Senior Center
Visit the Bonnie Dallas Senior Center for the annual Holiday Craft Fair!
Christmas Craft Fair

Christmas Craft Fair

November 3, 2018 from 8:30am - 2:30pm | Farmington Recreation Center
Get ready for the holidays by visiting Farmington Recreation Center for their Christmas Craft Fair.
Flintknapping & Ancient Hunters

Flintknapping & Ancient Hunters

November 10, 2018 from 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Riverside Nature Center
Frank Bowman, a flintknapper who makes stone weapons using the techniques and styles of ancient hunters, will be demonstrating his craft at Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park in Farmington.
Grapevine Art

Grapevine Art

November 24, 2018 from 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Riverside Nature Center
Make big, beautiful wreaths and other sculptures from grapevine trimming to decorate your house or for the xeriscape garden at Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park in Farmington.
Christmas Parade

Christmas Parade

November 29, 2018 from 5:30pm - 6:30pm | Main Street in Downtown Farmington
Jump start the holiday season with Farmington’s annual Christmas parade, bundle up for this evening parade of lights through Historic Downtown Farmington along Main Street.
Riverglo

Riverglo

November 30, 2018 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm | Berg Park
Discover Farmington's holiday spirit along the Animas River! Luminarias, carolers and a live nativity transform the river walk trails and Berg Park for this holiday celebration.
Make Simple Bird Feeders

Make Simple Bird Feeders

December 1, 2018 from 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Riverside Nature Center
Learn about feeding birds and make tree ornaments which birds can eat to decorate a tree at Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park in Farmington or to take home.
San Juan College Luminarias

San Juan College Luminarias

6:00pm Dec 1, 2018 - 12:00am Dec 1, 2018 | San Juan College Campus
Each year, San Juan College thanks the community for their support with a phenomenal display of over 40,000 luminarias on the campus grounds and buildings.
The event runs Dec 1, 2018 through Dec 5, 2020
Miracle on Main Street

Miracle on Main Street

December 2, 2018 from 2:00pm - 6:30pm | Farmington Civic Center
Celebrate the magic of Christmas at the Miracle on Main Street holiday event. There will be live entertainment, free crafts and games for the kids, family bingo, picture opps in a giant life-sized snow globe, craft fair, food vendors, pet adoptions, a chance to meet Santa, the lighting of the giant tree and more! This is one holiday event you do not want to miss.
Bird Walk

Bird Walk

December 8, 2018 from 9:00am - 11:00am | Riverside Nature Center
Join Donna Thatcher, Education Specialist, and other birders for bird watching and a leisurely walk of one to two miles in Animas and Berg Parks.
Jingle & Mingle

Jingle & Mingle

December 8, 2018 from 10:00am - 12:00pm | Farmington Recreation Center
Come celebrate the holidays at the Farmington Recreation Center’s Open House!
Live Navajo Nativity

Live Navajo Nativity

December 21, 2018 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm | Four Corners Home for Children
Since 1985 Navajo Ministries has presented this annual live nativity. A local favorite, it is a must not miss Christmas tradition.
Moonlight Walk

Moonlight Walk

December 22, 2018 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm | Riverside Nature Center
The park trails are beautiful by moonlight, with glimpses of animals, and maybe even the call of an owl.
New Year's Mandala: A Gift for Our Wildlife

New Year's Mandala: A Gift for Our Wildlife

December 29, 2018 from 10:00am - 2:00pm | Riverside Nature Center
Come to the Xeriscape Demonstration Garden next to Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park in Farmington and help arrange colorful seeds in a work of art on the ground to be enjoyed by our birds and animals. Join in this outdoor project as a New Year's treat for our wildlife.
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