United Way events calendar

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United Way of Eastern New Mexico is holding the “Changing Lives Showcase” to demonstrate how United Way contributions are working in the community. It will be taking place through the month of October.
The public is invited to the following events.

Habitat for Humanity of Roosevelt and Curry Counties
• House Raising — 9-11 a.m., Saturday, 306 Kaywood, Portales.

Salvation Army
• Free cookout — 2 p.m., Saturday, 317 East 2nd Street

Boy Scouts of America Conquistador Council
• Cub Scout Grand Prix Race — 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Clovis Community College gym.

Curry County Literacy Council
• Student and volunteer recognition reception — 7-8 p.m., Oct. 5, Clovis Community College Center for Student Success. RSVP: 769-4119 by Oct. 4

Food Bank of Eastern New Mexico
• Tour of Food Bank Warehouse — 5 p.m., Oct. 10, 2217 East Brady.

Family and Children Court Services
• Celebrating our volunteers — 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Oct. 11 at Family and Children Court Services office, 708 Mitchell.

Roosevelt County Literacy Council
• Open house — 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Oct. 13, 218 S. Ave. B, Portales.

American Red Cross-Zia Service Center
• Baby-sitter training and child, infant CPR course — 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Oct. 15 and Oct. 22, 609 E. 3rd Street, Portales.

Career Services at Clovis Community College
• Career exploration workshop — 5:30 p.m., Oct. 20, Room 108. RSVP — 769-4085.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southeastern New Mexico
• Bigs and Littles Halloween Bash — 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Oct. 27, Clovis-Carver Public Library Ingram room. RSVP: 742-3337.