Auditions for the upcoming Roswell Community Little Theatre production of the famous comedy “Harvey” are scheduled at the RCLT, 1717 S. Union Ave., on Wednesday, Jan. 23, at 7 p.m. Six men and six women are needed for the cast. The director is Carol Dishman. For more information, call 622-1982.
Pioneer Bank and the Roswell Chamber of Commerce are proud to host a welcome reception for the upcoming ILEA class on Thursday, Jan. 24, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Pioneer Bank, 3000 N. Main St. Refreshments will be served. If you would like more information, please contact the Roswell Chamber of Commerce at 623-5695
LULAC will meet Thursday, Jan. 24, at La Familia Mental Health, 200 W. Hobbs St.at 6 p.m. We welcome individuals to attend and gain knowledge of LULAC (League of United Latin American Citizens). LULAC is an organization formed in 1929 to seek the advancement for Hispano Americans in the areas of education, employment, economic parity and social justice. For more information, contact Richard J. Garcia at 622-6633 or 505-426-4142
Learn Square Dance
Free square dance lessons have started at the Roswell Adult Center, 807 N. Missouri Ave., on Thursdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. It is not too late to join, as the group will be taking new students until its third lesson, which is Thursday Jan. 31. Join the “Enchanted Squares,” a group of 50-60 fun-loving, neat people. Regular class attendance is about 20-30. Lessons will last about three months. For more information, contact Richard Hoover at 623-8353 or 420-8706.
The Yucca Porcelain Art Club will meet Saturday, Jan. 26, at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2801 W. Fourth St. Social hour begins at 9 a.m., business at 9:30 a.m., followed by the program of the month. Anyone interested in learning about painting on china and porcelain is welcome to attend or may call 420-0759.
Calling all graduating high school seniors and their parents. Do you want to go to college? Is money a problem? Are you aware that there are loans and scholarships available? Are you intimidated by the whole application process? The Sunrise Optimist Club will be holding a workshop to assist seniors in filling out scholarship applications more effectively. We are not trying to replace the school counselors, but rather enhance their efforts. We want to assist you in being prepared to fill out applications and demonstrate some of the pitfalls we have experienced with our scholarship applications. The workshop is free to graduating seniors and will be held Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Historical Museum Archive Building, 208 N. Lea Ave., from 10-11 a.m. Bring paper and a writing instrument.
In conjunction with the exhibition “Where Edges Meet” by Eddie Dominguez, there will be a personal tour of the exhibition given by the artist Saturday, Jan. 26, at 1 p.m. in the Patricia Gaylord Anderson Gallery of the Roswell Museum and Art Center. This is a free program and will include personal narrative and recollections by the artist about his ceramic, mixed media, and photographic works. Dominguez is considered one of America’s important ceramic artists and initially came to Roswell as a fellow with the Roswell Artist-in-Residence Program. For information, call the RMAC at 624-6744, extension 10.
Don’t forget the bachelor auction for the Sage Foundation for Dogs Who Serve on Saturday, Jan. 26! The event will be at the Elks Club, 1720 N. Montana Ave., at 6 p.m. Tickets for the banquet will go on sale at the Frosty Ride. They are $25per person. In addition to the bachelors being auctioned there will be a silent auction and door prizes for everyone. Speaking of Sage, Hastings has this year’s Hero Dog calendar and Sage is the representative for January!
Jan. 22 marked 40 years of legalized abortion-on-demand in America. Hundreds of thousands of pro-life supporters will be gathering throughout this country to remember the 55 million plus lives destroyed over the past 40 years as a result of this procedure. Please join the peaceful and prayerful Pro-life Rally and Prayer Vigil on Sunday, Jan. 27, between 2-4 p.m. at the Pioneer Plaza on North Main Street. Pro-life posters will be provided. All who care about the fate of these defenseless tiny babies, please join us in making a public statement for life. For more information you may call Margaret at 623-5836.
There will be a spaghetti dinner as part of the 2013 Boy Scouts Jamboree Fundraiser Saturday, Jan. 26, from 5-8 p.m. at Assumption Catholic Church parish hall, 2808 N. Kentucky Ave. All-you-can-eat spaghetti with meat sauce, salad, bread and a drink for just $7. One dollar off cover charge for Boy Scouts, police and firemen in uniform. Tickets will be available after Jan. 19 following Mass, at the door, or by calling Lori at 420-2018. There will also be a cake auction and bake sale.