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Baritone Michael Hix joins the San Juan Orchestra for a concert of music by Gustav Mahler Saturday night at San Juan ...more
Baritone Michael Hix joins the San Juan Orchestra for a concert of music by Gustav Mahler Saturday night at San Juan College.
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"Toying with Science," a presentation by Garry Krinsky, takes place at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Henderson Fine Arts Center Performance Center on the San Juan College campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. Tickets are $18 for adults, and $12 for seniors and children 12 and younger at sanjuancollege.edu/silhouette. Call 505-566-3430.

"Think! A Math-Magical Journey," a show organized by the National Dance Institute of New Mexico, will be performed by Shiprock-area students and teachers at noon and 6 p.m. Friday at the Atsa Biyaazh Community School Gymnasium, 1416 Piñon St. in Shiprock. Admission is free. Call 505-557-6047.

An opening reception for the "Spring Art Student Exhibition" takes place at 5:30 p.m. Friday at the Henderson Fine Arts Center Art Gallery on the San Juan College campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. The show remains on display through April 26. Call 505-566-3464.

Family Bingo and Pizza Night takes place at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Farmington Recreation Center, 1101 Farmington Ave. Registration is $5 and includes a pizza dinner. Register fmtn.org/WebTrac under "Cultural and Special Events." Call 505-599-1184.

"The Vagina Monologues" will be presented by the Empanadas at 7 p.m. Friday in the Little Theatre on the San Juan College campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. All proceeds will benefit Sexual Assault Services of Northwest New Mexico. Tickets are $10. Call 505-320-1230.

The Theater Ensemble Arts productions of "Tuesdays with Morrie and "A Way Back" will take place at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Totah Theater, 315 W. Main St. in Farmington. The production continues April 12-14. Tickets are $12 for adults, and $10 for students and seniors. It is rated PG-13 for adult language and content. Call 505-326-2839 or email teartsnm@gmail.com.

The Chokecherry Springtime Trash Cleanup event takes place from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Chokecherry Canyon in the Glade Run Recreation Area north of Farmington. Lunch and refreshments will be provided, and a raffle drawing will be held for volunteers. Call 505-686-3831.

The second annual Farmington High School Sports Medicine Car Show takes place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the FHS parking lot, 2200 Sunset Ave. Onsite registration for participants is $20, and admission is free for spectators. All proceeds will go toward the purchase of supplies and equipment for student athletes. Call 505-324-0352.

The 2019 Navajo Rug Benefit Auction takes place at 4 p.m. Saturday at the Farmington Museum at Gateway Park, 3041 E. Main St. A portion of sales will benefit the Farmington Museum Foundation. Admission is free, and the public is welcome. Call 505-599-1174.

The San Juan Symphony performs a concert of works by Gustav Mahler with baritone Michael Hix at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Henderson Performance Hall on the San Juan College campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. Call 505-566-3430 for ticket information.

The Movie Monday series at the Farmington Public Library, 2101 Farmington Ave., continues at 2 p.m. Monday with a screening "Ready Player One" in the Teen Zone. Admission is free. Call 505-599-1270 or visit infoway.org.

Education specialist Donna Thatcher leads the Tuesday Birding session at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park off Browning Parkway in Farmington. A leisurely 1- to 2-mile walk through Animas and Berg parks is included. Participation is free. Call 505-599-1422.

Animal ambassadors from the Albuquerque BioPark will make a visit to the Farmington Museum at Gateway Park, 3041 E. Main St. in Farmington, at 6 p.m. Tuesday. The event is free and open to the public. Call 505-599-1174 or visit farmingtonmuseum.org.

A celebration of Occupational Therapy Month takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Health and Human Performance Center on the San Juan College campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. The celebration will provide visitors with a chance to meet the staff of the occupational therapy assistant program, and participate in hands-on activities and win prizes. Call 505-566-3849.

Farmington Museum director Bart Wilsey delivers a presentation on "Farmington Then and Now: Evolution of a Boomtown" at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Farmington Museum at Gateway Park, 3041 E. Main St., as part of the San Juan County Historical Society meeting. Admission is free, and the public is invited.

The San Juan Jazz Society jam session takes place from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the Farmington Civic Center, 200 W. Arrington St. in Farmington. The event features live music, and free hot dogs and bottled water. Call 505-320-5084.

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