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  • February 26, 2018 - March 4, 2018 What's Happening This Week

    Visitor Center Hours Monday - Saturday 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM

    Sunday 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Volunteer today! Please call 575-445-3689 to set an appointment for a short Orientation.

    Monday, Feb. 26 Tuesday, Feb. 27 4:00 PM: PAC Meeting, Longfellow Elementary School Wednesday, Feb. 28 *Orders for the Food Co-op in by 4:00 PM, 575-445-8000

    7:00 PM: Free Night at the Movies, Casablanca, El Raton Theater, Donations Accepted Thursday, March 1 Friday, March 2 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM - Food Co-op order is ready for pickup at the Patchwork Phoenix Saturday, March 3 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Growing Great Kids, Raton Early Headstart Facility, 1144 Jones Street. 7:00 PM: Kara Mutz & Gayanne Jeffers, Live Music, No cover, Colfax Ale Cellar, 215 S. 2nd St Sunday, March 4

    GET THE EXPLORE RATON MOBILE TOWN APP TODAY! Go to www.exploreraton.com and click on the link in the upper right hand corner or search your app store.

    A WEEK AT A TIME PLUS! ~ RATON HAS SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE! Deadline to submit an event is the Thursday before the "Week" is printed on Monday. Copies are displayed at the post office and the library. Pick up a free copy at the Raton Chamber office located in the Raton Visitor Center at 100 Clayton Rd. Would you like to receive this in your in-box? Email your request to RatonChamber@RatonNM.US

    The Week in Raton is published in cooperation with KRTN

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  • NRA Whittington Center www.nrawc.org

    34025 U.S. 64 West Raton, NM 87740

    (575) 445-3615 Visit the Frank Brownell Museum

    Open daily 8 AM 5 PM

    Accidental Writers Club

    Every Friday at 10 AM

    Arthur Johnson Memorial Library, 244 Cook

    Ave. Raton NM, (575) 445-9711

    Hungry Hearts

    Serving Free Lunch every Saturday, Noon until

    1:00 PM, 401 S. 4th St

    This Week In Raton

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    Growing Great kids

    March 3, 10:00 AM12:00 PM Raton families with babies and toddlers are in-vited to a free, two-hour program to discover

    easy and cheap ways to help their kids succeed in life. The program is 10 a.m. to noon on Satur-

    day, March 3, at the Raton Early Head Start

    facility at 1144 Jones Street. Snacks and childcare will be provided for this

    fun and free, two-hour program, which will in-clude fascinating videos.

    Live Music at the Colfax Ale Cellar

    215 S. 2nd St. Raton NM

    March 3, 7:00 PM

    No Cover

    Come enjoy Country Folk Music

    and local craft beer and New Mexico


    Free Night at the Movies


    7:00 PM:

    El Raton Theater

    Donations Accepted


  • Raton Aquatic Center 100 Memorial Ln, Raton


    Monday - Thursday 6AM10:30 AM - Lap Swim, Senior Swim, Adult Exercise 3:30 PM5:30PM Open Swim/After School Program 5:30 PM - 7:00PM - Lap Swim/Adult Exercise NEW! Tuesday & Thursday 5:30 Adult Aqua Yoga FRIDAY 6AM10:30 AM - Lap Swim, Senior Swim, Adult Exercise 1:30 PM 5:30PM Open Swim/After School Program 5:30PM 7:30PM - Lap Swim/Adult Exercise NEW! Saturday 10:00 AM Adult Aqua Yoga Saturday &Sunday 12:00 PM6:00 PM Open Swim

    Raton Museum

    108 S. 2nd St

    (575) 445- 8979

    Weds-Sat: 10:00 AM4:00 PM

    $5.00 Admission Fee

    Raton Senior Citizens Center South 1st Street (575) 445-1234

    www.colfaxseniorcitizens.com Menu:

    Salad Bar on Monday - Wednesday - Friday in Raton

    2% Milk Served Daily

    2/26 - Salisbury Steak w/ Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, Mixed Veggies, Cookie, Roll

    2/27 - Green Chili Chicken Quesadilla, Spanish Rice, Beans, Jell-O

    2/28 - Lasagna, Salad, Green Beans, Roll, Ice Cream 3/1 - Beef Stew, Grilled Cheese, Manadrin Oranges 3/2 - Spaghetti, Green Beans, Salad, Apple


    Bingo every M - W - F 1:00PM - 3:00 PM Pool Everyday

    Karaoke Thursdays, 1:00 PM Shopping on Tuesdays & Thursdays

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    The Raton Chamber of Commerce is always

    happy to take any and all Business promotion-

    al items for welcome bags! We appreciate you

    and want to let our visitors at events know that

    your business is here! Examples of things we


    Coupons, Business Cards

    Items with your logo on them such as:

    pens, key chains, pencils, small flashlights etc.

    Please drop items by the Raton Visitor Center

    at 100 Clayton Rd. Or call for a pick up,

    (575) 445-3689

    This Week In Raton


  • Encouragement Corner

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    Popovich Comedy Pet Theater March 6, 7:00 PM

    Shuler Theater

    Co-sponsored by the Raton Humane Society, with a portion of every ticket sold going to the

    Raton Humane Society. Tickets are $20 Adults; $15 Children (12 & under)

    Live Music at the Colfax Ale Cellar

    March 17, 7:00 PM No Cover

    Top O' The Mornin Band

    Celtic band. 3 piece band playing all types of

    Celtic Music.

    Image Development & Branding Public Meeting

    March 19, 6:00 PM

    March 20, 9:00 AM

    City Hall Commission Chambers

    Grand Magic

    April 12, 7:00 PM Shuler Theater

    Tickets: $20 adults, $15 Seniors, $10 Students

    Bench Press Competition

    Raton Aquatic Center

    April 14, 8:30 AM

    Spring for Hops and Vine

    Raton Museum

    April 14

    5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    NRA Whittington Center

    3rd Annual Western Dinner & Dance

    April 21

    6:00 PM - 11:30

    Contact the NRA Whittington Center at

    575-445-3615 for tickets


    Raton Food Distribution Plac-es and Times

    Raton Ministerial Alliance 2018 food Distri-

    bution Schedule Location: Old City Market Building

    Time: 10 AM until gone

    March 23, April 27, May 25, June 29, July 27, August 24, Sept. 28, Oct. 26, Nov. 16, Dec. No Date set at this time. St Vincent De Paul 2018 Food Distribution

    Schedule 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    March 22, April 19, May 17, June 21, July 19, Aug. 23, Sept. 20, Oct. 18, Nov. 21, Dec.


  • Contact: Melissa Unger or Laura Brewer at

    RatonChamber@RatonNM.US to in the Week in Raton.

    Logos are encouraged. Please include your organization's

    information in JPEG format. Deadline is Thursday prior to the next

    week's publication Copies of the Week in Raton are avail-

    able at the Chamber office in the Visitor Center

    100 Clayton Rd. (575) 445-3689

    Mon - Sat 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM Sunday - 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM


    Church of God of Prophecy

    100 East 7th, Raton NM 87740 (575)445-3160

    Services: Wednesday Night Bible Study 6:30

    Sunday School 10:00 AM, Worship 11:00 AM

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints - 2136 La Mesa Drive, (575) 445-9226 Family Worship Center - 219 Kearney Ave (575) 445-2593 Sundays: 9:30 am - Prayer, 10:00 am Worship Service First Baptist Church 236 S. 3rd, (575) 445-3571 9:30 am Sunday School, 10:45 am

    Worship Service Wednesday: 6:15 pm Worship Service Calvary Baptist Church 1345 Brilliant (575) 445-8143 Sundays: 10 am Sunday School, 11 am Worship Ser-vice, 6 pm Worship Service Wednesdays: 6 pm Bible Study First Presbyterian Church - 300 S 3rd St, (575) 445-3514 Sundays: 11:00 am - Worship Service First United Methodist Church - 1501 S 4th St, (575) 445-3262, Sundays: 9:45 am - Sunday School, 11:00 am Worship Service Holy Trinity Episcopal Church - 240 Rio Grande, (575) 445-9884, Sundays: 10 am Wednesdays: 5:30 pm Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses - 316 Sagebrush Ln, (575) 445-2563 The Lighthouse - 2156 La Mesa Drive, Saturdays: 5:30 pm Worship Service Raton Church of Christ - 1101 Brilliant, (575) 445-2695 Saint Patrick-Saint Joseph Catholic Church - 104 Buena Vista, (575) 445-9763 Saturdays: 5:30 pm Worship Service Sundays: 9:00 am and 5:30 pm Worship Service

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    Raton Crime Stoppers encour-ages members of the commu-nity to assist local law enforce-ment agencies in the fight

    against crime by overcoming the two key elements that inhibit community involve-ment: fear and apathy. Crime Stoppers provides a telephone num-

    ber and online secure reporting form to

    encourage citizens in the community to

    anonymously volunteer vital information

    helpful to law enforcement agencies to

    fight against crime. Meetings every 4th

    Tuesday of the month at the Sheriffs


    Raton Crime Stoppers tips hotline phone

    which is

    (575) 245-TIPS (8477)

  • Civic Organizations Cont.

    Raton Kiwanis Club - Meets Every Wednesday, noon, at K-

    Bobs Restaurant, 1228 S 2nd St

    Raton VFW Post #1793 - 106 Park Ave, (575) 445-331