Community Commitment

Mix 107.5 is your number one local information station.  On this page, you’ll find information on events happening all around town.  If you have an event that you would like to add to our Community Commitment calendar, click the link!

December 6, 2019

5:30 pm: Roosevelt County Light Parade

Location:  Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  The 33rd Annual Roosevelt County Christmas Jubilee and Light Parade starts at 5:30pm on the square. The event will kick off with live music and activities followed by the parade at 6:30pm. The parade will route from the Portales Recreation Center and travel through town where it will end at C&S, Inc. Kick off the holiday season with this Portales tradition that is fun for the whole family!

December 7, 2019

10:30 am: Holiday Happenings

Location:  Eastern New Mexico University, 1500 S Avenue K, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  Altrusa International of Portales announces the 22nd annual Holiday Happening from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Campus Union Building at Eastern New Mexico University. You will be able to view decorated tables, participate in a silent auction, enjoy a luncheon, holiday fashion show and door prizes. Lunch will be served at 11:45 a.m. To purchase tickets, call Dannah Brown at 575- 607-6201 as there will be no tickets sold at the door.

6:00 pm: Clovis Light Parade

Location:  Clovis Mainstreet Inc, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  Clovis Mainstreet, Plains Regional Medical Center, Xcel Energy, and Mix 107.5 bring you the 2019 Christmas Light Parade beginning at 6pm. The parade will start at Hilltop Plaza and run down Main Street to 2nd Street. This family friendly, Clovis tradition is sure to put a smile on everyone's face!

December 8, 2019

9:30 am: Santa Cares Day

Location:  North Plains Mall, 2809 N Prince St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  Join the North Plains Mall for Santa Cares Day from 9:30-11:30am! Children within all spectrum of special needs and their families are welcome to this sensory-friendly event to experience the time-honored tradition of a visit and photos with Santa. If you'd like to reserve a complimentary ticket to this event, visit http://www.northplainsmall.com or search Santa Cares Day on Facebook!

December 9, 2019

1:00 pm: Produce to the People

Location:  Memorial Building, 200 E 7th St, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  Produce to the People will take place at the Memorial Building from 11am-12:30pm. In season fruits and vegetables will be given out on a first come, first serve basis. Please be sure to bring your own bags!

December 10, 2019

6:30 pm: VFW Post 9515 Monthly Meeting

Location:  316 S Main Ave, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  VFW Post 9515 in Portales holds its monthly membership meeting on the second Tuesday of each month. The meeting begins at 6:30pm at the post, located at 316 South Main Street. For more information, call 359-0332.

December 12, 2019

6:00 pm: Family Movie Night

Location:  The Yam Theater/Portales MainStreet, 219 Main St, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  The Portales Chamber Ambassadors are hosting a free Family Movie Night at 6 pm at the Yam Theatre. This month they will be showing the animated feature "The Grinch".
Admission is free and everyone is welcome! Food and concessions will be available for purchase. For more information, call 356-8541.

ONGOING EVENTS ON THE HIGH PLAINS

Hope Children’s Home in Clovis is in need of help with their food pantry. Regular needs are fresh fruit and vegetables, sliced bread, & tortillas. Other items needed are toiletries and clothing for children of all ages.


The American Red Cross in Clovis is offering CPR Training. Cost is $45 per person and training can be set to accommodate participant’s schedules. Discounts are available for groups of 12 or more. Certificates will be valid for 2 years. For more information, call 763-4129 for more details.


The GLU Factory is in need of donations of twin bedding, all household items including cleaning supplies and laundry soap, toiletries, towels and other necessities for their residents at the home. They are also in need of men’s large and extra-large clothing (new & gently used). For more details, call 935-4458.


Hartley House in Clovis is in need of donations of pajamas, dolls and trucks for the children staying in the safe house. For more details, call 762-0050.


Arise Sexual Assault Services is in need of donations of new clothing (prefer dark & loose) for both men, women and children in all sizes. They are also in need of new items for the children – stuffed animals, dolls, coloring books, crayons, ect. Other items needed are feminine hygiene products.  For more details, call 226-7263.


The El Desayuno Kiwanis Club in Clovis is conducting their Annual Flag Fundraiser. Cost is $35 per year and flags will be placed at your home or business on 10 occasions throughout the year. For more details, contact Jim at 762-7850.


Girl Scouts of New Mexico Trails is seeking role models and volunteers to assist with the program. These roles include; Troop Family and Friends, Troop Leader/Co-Leader, Service Unit Volunteers, Cookie Volunteers and Event/Program Volunteers. For more details, contact Misha at 505-554-5665 or visit www.nmgirlscouts.org.


The Curry County Retired and Senior Volunteer Program are currently seeking volunteers to share their time, experience, talent and knowledge within the communities. Volunteers must be 55 years of age and older. Hours are flexible and there are a number of volunteer opportunities. For more details, call 763-6009 or email [email protected]


The Community Services Center in Portales is currently in need of donations for the CSC Food Pantry. Donations may be dropped off at the center located at 1100 Community Way. For more details, call 356-8576 ext. 10.


The Pregnancy Resource Center offers a program called “Earn While You Learn” for their clients. The program allows new and expectant parents to participate in prenatal, newborn care and parenting classes through the center. Through this, they earn “Baby Bucks” to spend in the Baby Boutique. The center is currently in need of the following items to help stock the Baby Boutique; diapers, wipes, baby clothes, formula, baby food, bottles, blankets, toys, crib (new and used – must meet current safety standards), crib sheets, Pack & Play (new and used), car seats (must be new), Baby carriers/slings and CATS Bus passes. For more details, contact the Pregnancy Resource staff at 935-5433.


Matt 25 offers Anger Management classes on Thursday at 6pm weekly. This 8 week course is $150 and can be entered at anytime. Matt 25 also offers a 9 week Parenting Class for $180. This course requires sign up so please contact Matt 25 to do so.

Life Skills Classes are 24 weeks long and go deep into different life skills and how to deal with issues. The cost is based on income and has a sliding scale. You must sign up in advance for this course. For more information, check out lifeskillsclovis.com or call 935-4411.