Community Commitment

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November 11, 2019

7:00 am: Veterans Day Breakfast

Location:  American Legion, 2400 W 7th St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  The American Legion Post 25 in Clovis is hosting a Veterans Day Breakfast from 7-11am. Everyone is invited to enjoy a free breakfast to honor our veterans. Contact the American Legion at 763-5392 for more information.

10:30 am: Veterans Day Memorial Service

Location:  Memorial Building, 200 E 7th St, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  You are invited to help honor our Nation and our Veterans at the Veterans Day Memorial Service. This service will take place at the Memorial Building beginning at 10:30am.

11:30 am: ENMU Veterans Day Celebration

Location:  Campus Union Building, 1500 S Avenue K, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  ENMU is hosting a Veterans Day Celebration at the Campus Union in the Pecos Room. Beginning at 11:45am they will have guest speakers Huie Brown, Dr. Janet Birkey, and Author Karen Glinski. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend. Contact Jacob at 562-2195 for more information.

6:00 pm: Citizenship Interview Prep

Location:  La Casita Elementary School, 400 Davis St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  Clovis Municipal Schools will be offering Citizenship Interview Prep classes for ages 16 and older every Monday night from now until April 30th. The class takes place at La Casita Elementary School from 6-8pm. Childcare will be provided for these classes. Call 769-4455 for all the details.

November 12, 2019

12:00 am: Lady Ram Discount Cards

Location:  Portales High School, 201 S Knoxville Ave, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  Lady Ram Basketball Discount Cards are on sale now! These discount cards have 21 restaurants from the Clovis and Portales area and are good for one year with unlimited uses. The cards can be purchased from any Lady Ram basketball player or coach and the High School office for only $20 each. All money raised helps out the Lady Ram Basketball team!

10:30 am: Books & Babies

Location:  Portales Public Library, 218 S Avenue B, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  The Portales Public Library hosts Books & Babies every other Tuesday at 10:30am for children ages 0-3. This weeks theme is Gobble, Gobble! Call the library at 356-3940 for more information.

12:00 pm: Curry County OSAP Meeting

Location:  417 Gidding St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  The Curry County Office of Substance Abuse Prevention is hosting their coalition meeting at 12pm. This meeting will take place at the Curry County Administration building located at 417 Gidding Street. Lunch is not provided but you are welcome to bring one. Contact Tanya at 763-7725 ext. 164 for more information.

4:30 pm: Afterschool S.T.E.A.M.

Location:  Portales Public Library, 218 S Avenue B, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  The Portales Public Library invites everyone is grades Kindergarten - 6th to their Afterschool STEAM program. The program begins at 4:30pm every Tuesday. This week's theme is Can You Construct? For more information, call 356-3940.

5:30 pm: Families Talk

Location:  Clovis High School, 1900 N Thornton St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  The Curry County Office of Substance Abuse Prevention presents Families Talk. This community forum is meant to raise awareness of underage drinking in Curry County. All parents, grandparents, and community members are encouraged to attend. Dinner and childcare will be provided on a first come, first serve basis. Childcare check in will begin at 5:15pm at Future Generations and dinner will be served at 5:30pm at the Clovis High School Lecture Hall. For more information, call Tanya at 763-7725.

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.

November 13, 2019

12:00 am: Coat Drive

Location:  Portales City Hall, 100 W 1st St, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  The Portales Community Outreach and the City of Portales Cultural Affairs Committee are conducting a coat, blanket, and winter accessory drive. Drop off your donations at City Hall, the Memorial Building, and First United Methodist Church. The distribution will be on Thanksgiving Day at the Memorial Building during the free Thanksgiving meal from 11a-1p. For more information, call 693-3319.

10:00 am: Tiny Tots Story Time

Location:  Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N Main St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  Tiny Tots will be meeting at the Clovis Carver Library at 10am for story time. This story time is open to ages zero to 3 years. For more details, call 769-7840.

10:30 am: Preschool Story Time

Location:  Portales Public Library, 218 S Avenue B, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  The Portales Public Library invites preschoolers for story time at 10:30am. This weeks theme is "Cowboys & Cowgirls". Call the Portales Public Library at 356-3940 for more information.

11:00 am: A Season of Giving Thanks Luncheon

Location:  Baxter-Curren Senior Center, 908 Hickory St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  The United Way of Eastern New Mexico is hosting a Season of Giving Thanks Taco Pile-On Luncheon from 11am-1pm at the Baxter Curren Senior Center. The cost is only $5 per person and all proceeds will benefit the United Way! Purchase your tickets in advance at Clovis City Hall or call 769-7828 for more information.

1:30 pm: Stitch Addicts

Location:  Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N Main St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  Knitters, crochet hookers, embroiderers, beaders, and weavers are all invited to attend - 1:30pm at the Clovis Carver Public Library. A supply and prep list for the current project may be obtained at the Circulation Desk or bring your own project! For more details, call Sara at 575-763-9687.

November 14, 2019

12:00 am: Upward Registration

Location:  Central Baptist Church, 2501 N Norris St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  The 2020 Upward Basketball & Cheerleading registration is now open! Children in Kindergarten (or 5 years old) through 6th grade are invited to participate in these Upward Programs through Central Baptist Church. Register before December 14th and the cost is $65 or $75 after December 14th. Registration deadline is January 5th. For more information, call 762-4727.

9:30 am: Shuffle Board Workshop

Location:  Roy S Walker Recreation Center, 316 W 2nd St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  The Clovis/Curry County 50+ Olympics is hosting a Shuffle Board Workshop at Roy Walker Gym. Come learn the rules, how to judge and score, and even play a few games. This workshop will begin at 9:30am. For more information, call 769-7868.

10:00 am: CATS Open House

Location:  Friendship Senior Center, 901 W 13th St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  Clovis Area Transit System is hosting an Open House from 10am-1pm at the Friendship Center - 901 W 13th Street. During this open house you can tour one of their buses, get your questions answered, and they will even walk you through how to schedule your ride online. Please call 763-9670 for more information.

10:00 am: Preschool Story Time

Location:  Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N Main St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  The Clovis Carver Public Library hosts preschool story time every Thursday at 10am for ages 3-5. Join them each week for a different story and activity. For more information call the Library at 769-7840.

12:00 pm: Clovis Rotary Meeting

Location:  Clovis Civic Center, 801 Schepps Blvd, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  The Clovis Rotary Club meets weekly on Thursday at noon. Meetings are held at the Clovis Civic Center and are open to anyone interested in joining the club. For more information, find them on Facebook!

5:00 pm: Portales Library Book Sale

Location:  Portales Public Library, 218 S Avenue B, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  The Portales Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale takes place from 5-7pm! Buy a bag for $5 and fill it up for free! Book prices range from $.25-$.50 each! Call the library for more information.

6:00 pm: Preschool Story Time

Location:  Portales Public Library, 218 S Avenue B, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  The Portales Public Library invites preschoolers for story time at 6pm. This weeks theme is "Cowboys & Cowgirls". Call the Portales Public Library at 356-3940 for more information.

6:30 pm: Clovis Community Band Performance

Location:  Clovis Community College, 417 Schepps Blvd, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  The Clovis Community Band is performing a John Philip Souza concert at 6:30pm at the Clovis Community College Town Hall. This concert is free and open to the public.

November 15, 2019

12:00 am: Lady Ram Discount Cards

Location:  Portales High School, 201 S Knoxville Ave, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  Lady Ram Basketball Discount Cards are on sale now! These discount cards have 21 restaurants from the Clovis and Portales area and are good for one year with unlimited uses. The cards can be purchased from any Lady Ram basketball player or coach and the High School office for only $20 each. All money raised helps out the Lady Ram Basketball team!

12:00 am: Open Insurance Enrollment

Location:  La Casa Family Health Center, 1521 W 13th St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  La Casa Family Health Centers are available to help you enroll in insurance during this open enrollment season. La Casa has Outreach specialists that are certified in marketplace insurance and can help enroll individuals in insurance they may qualify for. Call La Casa Family Health Center for more information or to schedule an appointment.

7:00 am: Chamber Breakfast

Location:  Lighthouse Mission, 407 L Casillas St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  The monthly Chamber membership breakfast is being hosted by The Lighthouse Mission this month. Breakfast will begin at 7am at the Lighthouse Mission located at 407 L Casillas Blvd. Call the Chamber at 763-3435 for all the details.

10:00 am: Portales Library Book Sale

Location:  Portales Public Library, 218 S Avenue B, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  The Portales Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale takes place all day long! Book prices range from $.25-$.50 each from 10am-5pm! Call the library for more information.

3:00 pm: Lego Club

Location:  Clovis-Carver Public Library, 701 N Main St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  The Clovis Carver Public Library is hosting another Lego Club beginning at 3pm. Join them for this after school activity where legos will be provided. For more information, call the Library at 769-7840.

November 16, 2019

8:00 am: Portales Library Book Sale

Location:  Portales Public Library, 218 S Avenue B, Portales, NM 88130, USA
Details:  The Portales Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale takes place from 8am-12pm! All remaining books will only be $1 a bag. Call the library for more information.

10:00 am: Genealogy Workshop

Location:  Clovis Carver Public Library
Details:  Beginner, hobby-ists, and experts are all welcome to attend the Genealogy Workshop from 10-11:30am at the Clovis Carver Public Library. Contact the library for more information.

10:00 am: Cornhole for a Cause

Location:  Woods Street, Woods St, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  The High Plains Cornhole Association is hosting a Turkey Toss at 800 Woods Street beginning at 10am. This cornhole tournament will honor the Clovis/Curry County 50+ Olympics. There are two bracket options: Open Division for $50 per team and 55+ Division for $40 per team. For more information or to register, call 218-6613.

11:00 am: Blood Drive

Location:  Clovis Civic Center, 801 Schepps Blvd, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  The Clovis Civic Center is hosting a blood drive during their Holiday Bizarre from 11am-2:30pm. This blood drive will take place inside the bloodmobile and free t-shirts will be given to all donors! For more information or to schedule an appointment, visit vitalant.org.

November 17, 2019

12:00 pm: Send off for Shad

Location:  Curry County Fairgrounds, Fairgrounds Rd, Clovis, NM 88101, USA
Details:  Help send Shad Mayfield to the National Finals Rodeo! Clovis's own, Shad Mayfield is headed to Las Vegas in December and he needs your help. Join him at 12 noon for an afternoon of fun, food, and fellowship. There will be a live and silent auction on sight to help raise money to send him to the NFR. Cost is $20 for one ticket or two for $30. Call the Chamber at 763-3435 for more information.

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.