By Debbie Leschner
The Quemado roads are done and look great. Thank you to the three person county road crew from the Quemado Maintenance Yard, County Commissioner, Allen Lambert and others who worked on the project.
Quemado Senior Center activities for the week: Pool on Tuesday, quilting, bingo and Thanksgiving Day celebration on Thursday. Lunch for Monday – frito pie, Tuesday – BBQ beef ribs, Wednesday – sausage pizza, Thursday- turkey with gravy and Friday- chicken fajitas. All seniors are welcome. Please call the center at 773-4820 before 9 a.m. to make your lunch reservations.
Quemado Schools Basketball season has begun with the Jr High team playing at Reserve on Thursday, Nov. 18. The Junior Varsity and Varsity play a home game on Friday, Nov. 19 at 3 p.m. against Pine Hill. Homecoming will be on Saturday, Nov. 20 with a home game at 4 p.m. against Gallup Catholic.
Community Thanksgiving Meal will be on Saturday, Nov. 20 at the Catholic Church from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Side dishes and desserts are needed. Everyone is welcome.
Western New Mexico Veterans Group Rummage Sale will be held Saturday, November 13 and Sunday, the 14 from 10 a.m to 4 p.m. in the Veteran's Hall located at the corner of Baca and Church Street in Quemado. All proceeds go to help local veterans, their families and repair the hall.
The Women's Fellowship Luncheon will be held Tuesday, Nov. 16 at noon in the Cowboy Church located off Hwy 32 near Quemado. All women are invited to come share in this special time. The Mens Fellowship Breakfast will be on Saturday, Nov. 20.
Western New Mexico Veterans Group will not be having a monthly meeting for the months of Nov. or Dec. so veteran can have more time to spend with their families during the holiday season.
Mark Your Calendar with this upcoming date: The Community Christmas Cantata, The Journey of Christmas, will be on Saturday, Dec. 19 at the Quemado school gym.