Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017 JOURNEY SANTA FE: At 11 a.m., at Collected Works Bookstore, 202 Galisteo St., 505-988-4226, Journey Santa Fe presents Douglas Meiklejohn, founder and executive director of the nonprofit New Mexico Environmental Law Center will discuss several critical water decisions now under consideration in New Mexico and the crucial tipping points that could threaten our water future with Journey hosts Alan Webber and Bill Dupuy. The talk is free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.journeysantafe.com. OPEN HOUSE: From 1 to 3 p.m. at Congregation Beit Tikva, 2230 Old Pecos Trail, meet Rabbi Martin Levy and members to learn about our religious services, educational programs and community outreach. Refreshments. Call 505-820-2991. ECOLOGICAL CONVERSATION: At 9 a.m. at Mountain Cloud Zen Center, 7241 Old Santa Fe Trail, cultural ecologist David Abram and Henry Shukman, the center’s director, will have a discussion on the topic “Between the Human Animal and the Animate Earth”. The event is free and open to the public. Visit www. mountaincloud.org or call 505-988-4396. FIRE AND RESCUE BARBECUE: From noon to 4 p.m., the El Dorado Fire and Rescue is hosting its annual barbecue. There also will be activities, music and a display of the department’s fleet of trucks, plus medical transport helicopters, at the Eldorado Community Center, 1 Hacienda Loop. There also will be five stations where guests can deposit waste into the proper container — recyclables, compostables and (unavoidable) trash. They will be staffed by volunteers. 10TH ANNUAL SANTA FE RENAISSANCE FAIR: El Rancho de las Golondrinas, 334 Los Pinos Road, 505-471-2261, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; $11 at holdmyticket. com/tickets/278802; $12 day of fair.
For more events, see Pasatiempo in Friday’s edition, or view the community calendar on our website, www. santafenewmexican.com. To submit a listing, email firstname.lastname@example.org.