July 4th Parade (6:00 pm New Mexico), Dinner & Dance (8:00 pm)
Dinner: $7.00 Dance: $5.00
Music by Hotlites Mobile DJ from Safford
The parade will be simulcast on AM radio 1590 so tailgaters can listen on their car or truck radio. This year's Grand Marshalls are Lawrence and Kelly Hurt from Playas.
Also the Cake Auction will be held doing the dance and anyone who can donate one of their homemade cakes can contact Donna @ 575-557-1400 or by email...email@example.com. The cakes are a very important to our scholarship funds.
Movie About Chiricahua Apaches: "The Two Year Promise"
Several weeks ago, Pascal Enjady's film "The Two Year Promise" was shown in Portal. It is about the fate of the Chiricahua Apaches after they were declared prisoners of war by the United States government. If you missed the event, or would like to see the movie again, the story is now available on the following web site:
Portal Library Needs Volunteers
LOVE TO READ? GRATEFUL FOR OUR PORTAL LIBRARY? ENJOY VISITING WITH NEIGHBORS?
If you answered yes to any, or all, of these questions, then please consider becoming a volunteer librarian.
The Myrtle Kraft library is in need of volunteer librarians during their hours of operation - Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00am - 2:00pm.
You can schedule to volunteer one day a week, 2 - 4 hours on the day of your choosing, or every other week, whatever works best for you!
Volunteers help keep our library running smoothly by checking out books, processing returns and shelving books, as needed.
Training will be conducted 'on the job' by Librarian Kathleen Talbott.
If you can help out, PLEASE stop by the library and speak with Kathleen. Or, call during library hours at 558-2468.
You do not need to be an Arizona resident to volunteer.
Thanks for considering this opportunity,
Secretary, Friends of the Library*
*By simply checking out a book with a library card, you are automatically a member of the Library. "Friends Of The Library" is a separate support group, whose funds help to support purchases of books and equipment, and maintain the premises. To help support the Library please become of member of "Friends Of The Library". See PortalRodeo.com for more information.