A Walk to End Alzheimer’s looks for sponsors for September walk

August 2, 2014 • VistasComments Off

A family raises their arms and flowers in support of a family member who passed away at the 2013 A Walk to End Alzheimer’s, represented by a purple flower. A yellow flower means someone was a caretaker of the person with the disease. (Courtesy Photo)   The 14th annual A Walk to End Alzheimer’s will [&hellip...

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Juried Art Show to take place Aug. 14

August 2, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Bruce Gaucher, of Roswell, will have this photo titled “Jokulsaron Iceland Ice Cave” on display duing the juried art show. (Courtesy Photo)   More than 200 works will be featured at the Roswell Museum and Art Center for the Roswell Fine Arts...

New theater company founded in Roswell

August 2, 2014 • VistasComments Off

The Way Way Off Broadway Theatre Company has been granted its nonprofit status, and is now seeking sponsors to help fund its first major production. The company’s purpose is to support and encourange performing arts in and around southeastern New Mexico....

Around Town: American Legion monthly meeting to take place Monday

August 2, 2014 • VistasComments Off

American Legion Post 28 will have its monthly meeting Monday, Aug. 4, at 1620 N. Montana Ave. Dinner is at 6 p.m. and the business meeting follows. All members and prospective members are invited to attend. Contact Nancy Britton at 622-7235 for more...

Around Town: Republican Party headquarters opening

August 2, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Citizens can meet their elected officials and candidates at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 2 at 324 N. Richardson Ave. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call Joan Boue 627-7399.   Dance at Roswell Adult Center Country Charm will perform from...

Around Town: Book club meeting for Senior Circle

July 30, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Book club to meet The Senior Circle Book Club will meet at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, at the facility in the Wilshire Center, 2801 N. Main St., next door to Family Dollar. Members will discuss the books they’ve read individually. All Senior Circle members...

UNITY Center to reopen tonight, creates space for teens to hang out

July 27, 2014 • VistasComments Off

The UNITY Center will now be housed at 108 E. Bland St. For the past couple of years, the group has been homeless. A lot of their activities were hosted at Eastern New Mexico State University-Roswell and at the Boys & Girls Club. The group was able to...

Commission ­­on Aging to host ‘Senior Forum’

July 27, 2014 • VistasComments Off

The “Senior Forum” will be hosted Aug. 19 at First Baptist Church. Commission on Aging sponsors “Senior Forum” every year and the goal is to make senior citizens aware of things that may affect them like health care and transportation. “Several of...

Around Town: AARP class to take place at the Roswell Adult Center

July 27, 2014 • VistasComments Off

An evening class will be conducted at 5:30 p.m. on July 31 at the Roswell Adult Center, located at 807 N. Missouri Ave. Cost will be $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-AARP members. You must 55 years old or older. Call 624-6718 to reserve a seat.  ...

Around Town: AI P.E.O. fundraiser scheduled

July 25, 2014 • VistasComments Off

Chapter AI, P.E.O. is holding a fundraiser from 1 to 4 p.m., Saturday, July 26, First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall (use south entrance). There will be door prizes and card games, Mexican Train and if you are a bridge player get your foursome together...