Weekly Activities & Special Events

109 E La Plata Street & 208 N Wall Avenue, Farmington, NM 87401 • (505) 599-1380 Facebook Opens in new window 

Special Events

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Grant & Randy Concert

September 11     $3.00 at the door     7:00-9:00pm
Bonnie Dallas Activity Center, 208 N Wall Avenue

Grant and Randy will be serving up authentic country music – 100% made in America. Limit of 140 people, no presale tickets. Masks will be required inside the venue.

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Fall Colors Trip

September 24  & October 1   $3.00      7:30am-4:30pm

The Bonnie Dallas Senior Center van will depart at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, September 24 and October 1 heading to Silverton, CO for a drive to see the fall colors as the trees change. There are a limited number of seats available so register early. We will be eating lunch in Silverton so bring your own or order a to-go lunch from the Bonnie Dallas Senior Center kitchen (extra fee may apply). We will then depart from Silverton at 2:30 p.m. to return to Farmington.

Registration opens one week prior to the event by calling (505) 599-1380 or dropping in at the center.

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Chaco Canyon Trip

October 22        $3.00       7:30am-4:00pm

The Bonnie Dallas Senior Center van will depart at 7:30 a.m. and head to Chaco Culture National Historical Park, a.k.a. Chaco Canyon, for a visit. There are a limited number of seats available so register early. We will be eating lunch on site so bring your own or order a to-go lunch from the Bonnie Dallas Senior Center kitchen (extra fee may apply). We will then depart the park at 2:00 p.m. to return to Farmington.

Registration opens one week prior to the event by calling (505) 599-1380 or dropping in at the center.

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Christmas Craft Fair

November 6       8:00am-2:00pm         FREE

Get a head start on your holiday shopping at our annual Christmas Craft Fair! There will be refreshments for sale along with lots of amazing gifts and decor to be purchased. This is free to attend. If you would like to be a vendor contact the senior center at (505) 599-1380.

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Thanksgiving Lunch

November 19     11:30am-1:00pm
$3.00 60+, $6.00 59 and younger

Celebrate Thanksgiving with us at our annual lunch. Friends and family are welcome to join you on this festive day.

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Christmas Lunch

December 17     11:30am-1:00pm
$3.00 60+, $6.00 59 and younger

Celebrate Christmas with us at our annual lunch. Friends and family are welcome to join you on this festive day.

Weekly Activities

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Arts & Crafts

Join us for a variety of organized activities and unstructured time to work on individual projects while you socialize. Most activities are free, but some may require you to pay for supplies or register. 

Bead Work
Wednesdays • 1:00-3:00 pm • Annex Sun Room
Join others to socialize while working on individual projects in this Native American art style. 

Ceramics
Wednesdays • 1:00-3:00 pm • Art Studio
Join Holly and Tina to work on painting ceramics and socializing. You may be required to pay for some supplies.

Crafty Ladies
Tuesdays • 9:30 am-3:30 pm • Annex Multipurpose Room
Join us as we work on weekly craft projects organized by our coordinators. You may need to pay for supplies and pre-registration is needed.

Design and Basic Bench Skills in Art Jewelry Making
Thursdays • 12:30-3:45 pm • Art Studio
Instructor: Catherine Thomas-Kemp
Have you ever admired a piece of jewelry and tried to figure out just how it was made? Begin a love affair with metal and jewelry making as you explore the design process and create several simple pieces of metal jewelry in a hands-on experience for beginning metalsmiths and hobbyists. Discuss using tools from home during the first session in order to keep down the cost. Supply list available from the Community Learning Center before the first class. Recommended (but optional) text: The Complete Metalsmith: An Illustrated Handbook, Tim McCreight (ISBN 0-87192-240-1, available online).

Register through San Juan College at www.sanjuancollege.edu/continuingeducation/ or by calling (505) 566-3214.

Hooks & Needles
Tuesdays • 1:00-3:30 pm • Annex Sun Room
Join others to socialize while working on individual projects.

Open Art Lab
Mondays & Tuesdays • 9:00 am-3:00 pm • Art Studio
Wednesdays & Thursdays • 9:00 am-12:00 pm • Art Studio

Join others to socialize while working on individual projects.

Quilting & Sewing
Tuesdays • 10:30 am-3:30 pm • Annex Studio Room
Join others to socialize while working on individual projects.

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Cards & Games

Join us for cards and other games. 

Bridge
Mondays • 10:30 am-3:30 pm • Annex Multipurpose Room
Fridays • 10:30 am-12:30 pm • Annex Sun Room

Duplicate Bridge
Mondays • 12:00-3:30 pm • Annex Multipurpose Room

Mah Jongg
Tuesdays • 12:30-3:30 pm • Annex Multipurpose Room

Mexican Train Dominoes
Mondays & Fridays • 12:30-3:30 pm • Annex Sun Room

Trivia Lounge
Mondays • 10:00-11:00 am • Annex

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Fitness & Dance

The Bonnie Dallas Activity Center,  208 N Wall Ave, is full of fitness opportunities. Take one of our many classes and stay active!

Exercise Belly Dance with Alia
Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays • 9:00-10:00 am

Line Dancing
Jamboree • Mondays • 2:00-3:30 pm
Beginners • Tuesdays • 1:00-2:00 pm
Transition  • Tuesdays • 2:00-3:30 pm
Upper Intermediate • Wednesdays • 2:00-3:30 pm
Advanced • Thursdays • 2:00-3:30 pm
Intermediate • Fridays • 2:00-3:30 pm

Pilates
Tuesdays & Thursdays • 8:30-9:30 am

Senior Fitness
Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays • 10:30-11:30 am
Instructor: Sue Christensen
Increase your fitness with this low impact exercise class designed for seniors emphasizing range of motion activities, agility and flexibility training with balancing skills. All exercises can be performed either standing or seated in a chair. Physical participation is required and participants work at their own pace.

Register through San Juan College at www.sanjuancollege.edu/continuingeducation/ or by calling (505) 566-3214.