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Calendar of Events, Guadalupe County

Below is a list of events sponsored by the College or of interest to our clientele. Events are tracked all over the state; the maps next to each event indicate where the event is taking place. If you would like to filter your results to a particular county, visit the county calendar listing.

This list is filtered to show only events in Guadalupe County.

April 2015

Apr 6

Whittington Center, Raton, NM
Registration due for State Shooting Contest - Quay County
April 6 is the deadline to register at the Quay County Cooperative Extension Service office for the State Shooting Content.
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Apr 6

Tucumcari
Quay County Fair Board Meeting
The Quay County Fair Board meeting will be held April 6 at 7 p.m. at the Quay County Cooperative Extension Service office.
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Apr 7

Tucumcari
4-H County Council Meeting
The 4-H County Council meeting will be held April 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the Quay County Cooperative Extension Service office.
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Apr 10

Tucumcari
4-H Science Time
Join the science team while we investigate area. We will make area robots and work on grids with other designs! There will be review over what we learned about bones from last month, plus a tasty experiment or two. the workshop will be from 10:00-12:00 at the Extension Office.

Please call 575-461-0562 to confirm your spot.

For more information, contact Joyce Runyan at 575-461-0562.
Apr 10

Tucumari
4-H Sewing I Workshop
Learn about the sewing machines, equipment needed for sewing projects, project requirements, and fabric selection.

Participants will learn how to use a sewing machine by sewing a project to take home. Fabric will be provided, however, if you have a portable sewing machine, please bring it.

The workshop will be from 1-4 p.m. at the Quay County Cooperative Extension Service Office, Tucumcari.

For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Apr 11

Tucumcari
"Become the Best Babysitter" Workshop
Time of workshop is 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Registration fee is $10.00. Lunch will be provided. Class size limited to 24 youth, grades 6th-9th. During the Workshop you will receive: babysitter bag, handbook, toys for bag, first aid kit and recipe book. A Certificate of Completion will be awarded.

Send registration form (found on our website) and payment to the quay Extension Service at P.O. Drawer B, Tucumcari, NM 88401. Make checks payable to Quay County Extension Service prior to April 5, 2015. More info...

For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Apr 17

Tucumcari
Cloverbud Workshop - Nature's Treasures
Learn to be responsible for our environment!

Workshop participants will work on items from Nature's Treasures project book including a mobile and bird feeder. The Nature's Treasure Workshop will be help April 12 from 2-4 p.m. at the Quay County Cooperative Extension Service Office, Tucumcari. More info...

For more information, contact Joyce Runyan at 575-461-0562.
Apr 18

Tucumari
Women On Target
Instruction Shooting Clinic for women will be held on April 18, 2015, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. in Logan, NM. There will be an orientation and shooting instruction. The group will meet at the Logan Gun Club for Rifle and Pistol instruction.

After lunch there will be shotgun instruction. Lunch and snacks will be provided. Space is limited to 30 women. You must be 18 to participate. Cost for the Clinic is $20.00 per person which includes firearms, targets, ammunition and lunch.

Registration deadline is April 10, 2015. Registration forms are available at the Extension Office and on the Extension webpage at http://quayextension.nmsu.edu More info...

For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Apr 24

Tucumcari
4-H Baking Workshop
Did you take baking this year? The Quay County Cooperative Extension Service will offer a Baking Basics workshop from 9 a.m. to noon at the Quay County CES office, Tucumcari.

During this workshop you will have fun while learning the keys to baking success. The best part of the workshop is that we get to taste what we create.

Please RSVP so we will have enough ingredients for everyone.

For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Apr 29

Corona
SWCRS Beyond the Roundtable: Solar Water Pumping & Off-Grid Lighting
This event will require prior registration (free of charge) and it is limited to the first 45 to register. The 1st session of a six part Symposium Series hosted at the Southwest Center for Rangeland Sustainability.

This will be an excellent session with great information presented on the basics of solar energy, solar water pumping, off-grid lighting, and tools available through the NMSU Engineering NM Resources Network and the Cooperative Extension Service. Symposiums to follow will be on Animal Health, Brush and Weed Control, Ruminant Nutrition in two parts and Range Management. More info...

For more information, contact Shad Cox at 575-849-1015.

August 2015

Aug 6

Tucumcari
Tucumcari Field Day set
The Agricultural Science Center at Tucumcari will hold its annual field day on the evening of August 6th.

Dean Catlett will make a presentation immediately before the catered dinner. After dinner a hay wagon tour will take place during which presentations will be made about ongoing research programs and other topics of interest. More info...

Aug 12-15

Tucumcari
Quay County Fair
This event has something for everyone. Animal to view and crafts to see. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575 461-0562.