African American Outreach Initiative Program Focusing on Health Care Professions Ceremony of Elder James L’Keith Jones becoming Bishop of the NM Churches of God In Christ Casting Auditions for Roots Revival, Albuq Center for Spiritual Living, 2801 Louisiana NE; 505-407-6784
Date & Time
Event
Location
September 1 (Mon)


Labor Day

Celebrated on the first Monday in September. It is a celebration of the American labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of their country.

 

Holiday
September
10-21


New Mexico State Fair

State Fair Website

African American Pavilion Schedule

 

300 San Pedro NE
Albuquerque, NM 
 

Events

 
September 24
4:30pm-6:00pm

UNM Black Alumni Chapter
Special Guest: Ed Lewis, Co-founder of Essence Magazine

For more info call 505-277-5645

Flyer


Mt Olive Church
Ralph Bunche Cultural Center


2401 University Blvd, SE
Albuquerque, NM
September 25
(Thur)
Carlos Santana Concert


Sandia Casino Amphitheater

 

September 27
(Sat)

5pm


Living Legends Trailblazer Award

 The annual Living Legends awards ceremony features Don Perkins, Adolph Plummer, Ira Harge and Rita Powdrell as recipients. Ron Wallace, Marsha Hardemon, Charlie Jones, and Geraldine Harge will be recognized as Trailblazers. The Charles P. Roberts Fellowship Award recipient will also be announced.

Contact Barbara Simmons at barbarasimmons64@yahoo.com for more information.




UNM
Hodgin Hall
Alumni Center


Albuquerque, NM

October 4 (Thur)
4pm

Reception
5pm-7pm


Official MOU Signing Ceremony
& Celebration Reception

Formalizing the Intent of  the City of Albuquerque & the City of Luska

To become Sister Cities Under the guidelines of Sister Cities International

Reception immediately to follow on the new balcony of the
Albuquerque Convention Center

Invitation


Albuquerque
City Council Chambers

1 Civic Plaza NW Albuquerque, NM
October 4-12


Albuquerque Balloon Festival

Website

Event Schedule


4401 Alameda NE
Albuquerque, NM
October 7
Voter registration deadline for general election
 



October 9-10

 

Albuquerque Public Schools
Fall Break
 
October 13
(Mon)

Columbus Day

Columbus Day is a celebrated on the second Monday in October. The day commemorates October 12, 1492, when Italian navigator Christopher Columbus landed in the New World. The holiday was first proclaimed in 1937 by President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Federal Holiday
November 11

Election Day!

Bernallio County Bureau of Elections

NM Secretary of State Website

 
November 11 (Mon)

Veterans Day

Veterans Day is celebrated on November 11. This holiday was originally called Armistice Day and established to honor Americans who had served in World War I. It now honors veterans of all wars in which the U.S. has fought. Veterans' organizations hold parades, and the president places a wreath on the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia.

Federal Holiday