Arts & Entertainment

College presents contemporary art works of Marcus Cadman
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last updated: 12-20-2013
The San Juan College Art Department will present the contemporary American Indian art of Marcus Cadman from Jan. 10 to Jan. 31 in the Henderson Fine Arts Center Art Gallery. The show, titled Game Changer: Contemporary Paintings & Sculptures of Ma...
Navajo Ministries hosts annual event Dec. 23
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last updated: 12-20-2013
Navajo Ministries, located at 2103 W. Main St. in Farmington, will host its annual Live Navajo Nativity from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 23. The drive-through Nativity is presented by Navajo Ministries and the children of the Four Corners Home f...
Bar D Wranglers return to Fort Lewis on Dec. 19
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last updated: 12-13-2013
The Bar D Wranglers’ popular Christmas Jubilee returns for the holidays, as Durango’s much-beloved cowboy crooners come off the Bar D and take the stage at the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College on Thursday, Dec. 19, at 7 p.m. Limited t...
Downtown Holiday Art Walk set for Dec. 13
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last updated: 12-06-2013
The Downtown Association is coordinating a Holiday Art Walk in Historic Downtown Farmington on Friday, Dec. 13, with art show receptions and open houses at several Downtown Farmington locations from 5 to 9 p.m. Pick up an Art Walk map at any of the ...
Jason Elmore, Hoodoo Witch perform at Crash Music
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last updated: 12-06-2013
Jason Elmore and Hoodoo Witch will perform at Crash Music on Saturday, Dec. 14. Doors will open at 7:30 p.m. with an opening performance from local band, Living Door. Tickets for the event are $12. Voted “Best Blues” by the 2012 Dallas Music Aw...
Feat of Clay hosts three local artist in mixed media show
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last updated: 11-22-2013
Feat of Clay Gallery will host local artists Elaine Frink, photographer and digital artist; Lou Mancel, jeweler and metal artist; and Toni Trosky, professional potter, for their Nov. 22 to Dec. 14 show. There will be a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. on ...
Teasyatwho Gallery re-opening
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last updated: 11-22-2013
The Teasyatwho Gallery in Aztec will be featuring seven artists for the holiday season this year. Owner, Ambrose Teasyatwho, has invited some of his favorite artists to participate in this festive holiday opening. Featured artists include Elnora Tea...
Library Events
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last updated: 11-22-2013
Please note that the Farmington Public Library will be closed Thursday, Nov. 28 through Sunday, Dec. 1, for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Online resources are available at www.infoway.org.   Starting on Nov. 22, log the books you’ve read...
Fall Student Art Exhibit opens today
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last updated: 11-15-2013
The Fall Student Art Exhibit at San Juan College will open on Nov. 15 in the Henderson Fine Arts Center Art Gallery on the Farmington Campus. The art exhibit will display art students’ works from a range of media including sketches, pottery and pa...
Special guest, John Mock opens show Friday at Fort Lewis
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last updated: 11-15-2013
DURANGO, Colo. – Maura O’Connell, a singer known for blending the Celtic and folk sounds from her formative years in Ireland, and filtering them through contemporary American country and bluegrass music, comes to the Community Concert Hall at For...
Fall student art exhibit to debut Nov. 15
By: superuser
last updated: 11-08-2013
The Fall Student Art Exhibit at San Juan College will open on Nov. 15 in the Henderson Fine Arts Center Art Gallery on the Farmington Campus. The art exhibit will display art students’ works from a range of media including sketches, pottery and pa...
San Juan Symphony performs here and Durango Nov. 23, 24
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last updated: 11-08-2013
The San Juan Symphony will usher in the holiday season with the performance of favorite arias and choruses of Handel's Messiah. This program, including some of Messiah’s best-loved arias and choruses, features two choirs, the Durango Choral Society...
SJC Theater hosts annual state-wide theater festival
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last updated: 11-08-2013
From drama and humor to music and costume design, nearly 400 students from 19 high schools will reveal their talents and compete for awards, all while learning more about the aspects of theater on November 7, 8 and 9 at the San Juan College Henderson...
Robert Mirabal in concert at Fort Lewis on Nov. 15
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last updated: 11-08-2013
American Indian flutist and composer Robert Mirabal comes to the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College with BLUE CORN, The Journey, featuring the Jemez Pueblo Dancers, on Tuesday, Nov. 15. Curtain is 7 p.m. A two-time Grammy award-winner, Rob...
11th Annual Art Sale, Studio Tour Nov. 9 and 10
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last updated: 11-01-2013
Fifteen local artists are showing and selling work at the 11th Annual Art Sale and Studio Tour on Crouch Mesa, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 9 and 10. The tour will include the studios of Sarah Teofanov, Liz Stannard, and Janet McHaley Burns.  The eve...
Feat of Clay show highlights ceramic artists
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last updated: 10-25-2013
Feat of Clay Gallery will feature a ceramics show Bottles, Bowls, Baskets, and Boxes from the Oct. 25 through Nov.16. There will be a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday at Feat of Clay Gallery, 107 S. Main St. in Aztec. Nick Blaisdell has a Master...
Robin Hood BoB Productions presents play downtown
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last updated: 10-25-2013
Bottom of the Barrel Productions is going Medieval this weekend and next with its staged production of Robin Hood. The theater company was asked to come up with a production that would coincide with Farmington’s annual Renaissance Faire, so its me...
Patrice DeLorenzo Brown art exhibit opens Oct. 24
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last updated: 10-18-2013
The Humanities Balcony Art Gallery at San Juan College will host Patrice DeLorenzo Brown’s art exhibit, titled Quiet Places, from Oct. 24 to Nov. 22. DeLorenzo Brown’s paintings have won numerous awards in local, regional and national exhibition...
Great local artists on display at the Fall Art Walk
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last updated: 10-11-2013
The Downtown Association is coordinating a Fall Walk in Historic Downtown Farmington on Friday, Oct. 11, with art show receptions and open houses at several Downtown Farmington locations from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Pick up an Art Walk map at any of the pa...
AstroFriday is tonight Learn how we are able to Rocket to the Stars
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last updated: 10-11-2013
For October’s AstroFriday the San Juan College Planetarium will present Rocket to the Stars, a 30-minute video testing the knowledge of your little Einstein on the physics and mathematical tools for developing more advanced propulsion systems. Par...
John Grow’s oil paintings on display at Henderson Center
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last updated: 10-04-2013
The 2013 San Juan College Fine Arts Committee Invitational will feature Durango artist John Grow and his collection of oil paintings titled flora before, at the San Juan College Henderson Fine Arts Center Gallery, Oct. 11 through Nov. 8. The exhibit ...
Extreme rock climbing film set for 8 p.m. tonight
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last updated: 10-04-2013
Experience the ultimate thrill of extreme climbing adventures when San Juan College’s Outdoor Leadership Education and Recreation, or OLER, program presents the REEL ROCK 8 Film Tour, from 8 to 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, on the lawn located outside of...
Community grieves loss of well respected Code Talker
By: superuser
last updated: 12-20-2013
Wilfred Billey was an educator, hardworker, and a beloved resident in Farmington. He also was a World War II Navajo Code Talker and helped his country defeat the Japanese by using a Navajo code that was never deciphered.  Billey passed away on Dec....

New library card designs
last updated: 04-25-2014
New summer hours Library releases new library card designs May 1.     The Farmington Public Library will release its new library card designs on Thursday, May 1. Eight different designs will be offered, each featuring a photograph taken by a local ...


Comrie-Picard visits Treadworks
last updated: 04-11-2014
Comrie-Picard visits Treadworks BFGoodrich performance team member ventures on 3,000-mile trip   Professional rally driver and BFGoodrich Performance Team Member Andrew Comrie-Picard faces one of his toughest challenges as he embarks on a 16-...
Week of the Young Child
last updated: 03-24-2014
Week of the Young Child SJC hosts week of activities to highlight needs of young children   The San Juan College Child and Family Development Center, in conjunction with the National Association for the Education of Young Children, will celebrate ...
FMS begins March 3 New Mexico Standards Based Assessment
last updated: 02-28-2014
FMS begins March 3   New Mexico Standards Based Assessment   The Farmington Municipal Schools will begin assessing its students with the New Mexico Standards Based Assessment from March 3 to March 20, 2014.  All students in grades 3-8, H2 (se...
College hosts financial aid workshops
last updated: 01-31-2014
Are you planning to attend college in the fall of 2014?  Need help with your financial aid?  San Juan College, in conjunction with the FAFSA Free-for-All program, will host a series of free financial aid workshops, February, March, April and May to...
Accident kills two, injures infant
last updated: 12-06-2013
Two people are dead after a fatal car accident this morning. The San Juan County Sheriff’s Office responded to the head-on collision shortly after 6 a.m. Dec. 6 on U.S. 64 near County Road 6800. After investigating the incident it was determined t...

Aggies beat Lobos 67-61 at the Pit
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last updated: 12-20-2013
Round 2 of the Rio Grande Rivalry goes to New Mexico State. The Aggies beat the Lobos 67-61 at the Pit on Tuesday night. “It’s not just another win,” said NMSU head coach Marvin Menzies. “It’s a big win.” The Lobos were without point gua...


About 17 tons of grapes arrive at Wines of the San Juan
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last updated: 08-23-2013
Nearly 60 tons of grapes will be pressed during Wines of the San Juan Grape Crush Season, which marks the beginning of the winemaking process every year. The season begins in August and will go through September. “That’s when the grapes are pick...