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Pam Coy, front, and Donna Diers of Farmington take part in the Audubon Christmas Bird Count on Dec. 19, 2015, near the ...more
Pam Coy, front, and Donna Diers of Farmington take part in the Audubon Christmas Bird Count on Dec. 19, 2015, near the Riverside Nature Center on the Animas River. The event returns this weekend.
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A Charlie Brown Christmas takes place at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Farmington Public Library, 2101 Farmington Ave. The event features a movie, an appearance by Snoopy, a reading of "Twas the Night Before Christmas" and youth storytelling. Admission is free. Visit infoway.org.

The San Juan College Choir and Company groups will perform a Christmas concert at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Little Theatre on the college campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. Tickets are $8 for adults, and $6 for students and seniors. Call 505-566-3430.

"The Nutcracker" will be performed at 7 p.m. Friday and 1 p.m. Saturday at the Henderson Fine Arts Center Theater on the San Juan College campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington, by the students of the Mann Dance Academy Inc. Admission is $10 for adults, and $8 for students and seniors. Call 505-330-6197.

A craft fair takes place at 8 a.m. Saturday at the St. Mary's Catholic Church Parish Hall, 325 N. Church St. in Bloomfield. Admission is free. Call 505-215-0862.

The Audubon Christmas Bird Count takes place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park off Browning Parkway in Farmington. Volunteers will work with experienced birders to conduct a bird census. Participation is free. Call 505-599-1422.

The Santa in the Pool Christmas swim party takes place at noon Saturday at the Bloomfield Family Aquatic Center, 201 E. Blanco Blvd. Admission is $2 or one canned food donation per person. The event includes door prizes and refreshments, and everyone 12 and younger will receive a gift from Santa. Call 505-632-0313.

The Christmas Mingle & Open House take place from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Wines of the San Juan, 233 N.M. Highway 511 in Blanco. The event features light snacks, winery tours and shopping. Admission is free. Call 505-632-0879.

The annual Reindeer Romp and North Pole Stroll take place at 4 p.m. Saturday in Orchard Park in downtown Farmington. The event includes a 5k run and 2-mile fun run. Early registration is $15, and late registration is $25. Call 505-599-1184.

A live, drive-through Navajo Nativity scene will be presented from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Four Corners Home for Children, 2103 W. Main St. in Farmington. Admission is free, but donations and canned food will be collected. Call 505-325-0255.

The Trickster Film Festival takes place at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Phil L. Thomas Performing Arts Center in Shiprock. The event features a screening of "The Boy Who Cried Wolf" by Kody Dayish Productions and a meet-and-greet session with actor Xavier Horsechief. Tickets are $20 at the door. Visit kodydayish.com.

The Showcase on Dustin series continues at 7 p.m. Saturday with "The Sounds of Christmas" concert at the First Presbyterian Church, 865 Dustin Ave. A group of local musicians and a combined vocal ensemble from Caliente Community Chorus and Piedra Vista High School directed by Virginia Nickels will perform traditional Christmas music by Bach, Handel, Tchaikovsky, Corelli and others. Admission is $10, with all sales donated to Childhaven. Call 505-419-8295.

The San Juan College African Drumming Ensemble performs at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Little Theatre on the San Juan College campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. Tickets are $8 for adults, and $6 for students and seniors. Visit sanjuancollege.edu/silhouette or call 505-566-3430.

The Chaco Canyon Christmas Bird Count takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at Chaco Culture National Historic Park in Nageezi. Volunteers will team with experienced birders to conduct a census of birds in the area. Call 505-786-7014.

The Teen Movie Monday series at the Farmington Public Library, 2101 Farmington Ave., continues at 4 p.m. Monday with a free showing of "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" in the Teen Zone. Teens can earn free snacks for the movie by picking up a punch card, and attending library programs or checking out materials. Visit infoway.com.

An adult coloring session takes place at 5 p.m. Monday in the conference room at the Farmington Public Library, 2101 Farmington Ave. The event includes prizes and refreshments. Call 505-566-2207 or visit infoway.org.

Education specialist Donna Thatcher leads a Tuesday birding session at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park off the Browning Parkway in Farmington, at 9 a.m. Tuesday. A leisurely walk of 1 to 2 miles is featured, and participation is free. Call 505-599-1422.

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