Datil Doings: March 2013

GRAND OPENING: THRIFT STORE IN DATIL at the intersection of Old 60 and Hwy 60 right in the center of town. This Friday, March 15th – a new thrift store will open in Datil!  Hours 8am-5pm.  Leon and Michelle say they plan to be open ALL weekend as well!  Donations still needed. Call 772-5287

**There are new business listings following the Events**


Tuesday, March 12 6pm Meeting of the Board of the San Augustin Water Coalition to be held at the Baptist Church in Datil at 6PM.  On the agenda:  Finalize plans for annual meeting, Discussion of Endangered Place application,  Financial report   The meeting is open to all.

Saturday, March 16 1:30 pm The Catron County Historical Society will meet at the Pie Town Community Center.  Marvin McGee will talk about the history of Adams Diggins.  If you would like to become a member or have not renewed your dues yet, contact Sally Blum at sallyb44@hughes.net or call 575-772-2539.  You can also join March 16 at the Pie Town meeting.  Dues: Individual-$20, Family-$30, or Business-$50 for the year. To preserve the history of Catron County through recorded presentations and pictures, we NEED YOU.

Wednesday, March 27, LUNA Food Fairs and USDA Foods (formerly known as commodities) – at the following location: Luna Community Center:  Sign in: 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Distribution begins approximately ½ hour after sign-in. For further information:  ldonpatsmith@gilanet.com

Sunday, March 31st at sunrise– EASTER SUNRISE SERVICE AND BREAKFAST – provided by the Datil  area churches DATIL WELL CAMPGROUND


Friday, April 5, 2013  Food Fairs and USDA Foods (formerly known as commodities) – at the following locations:

Datil Community Center: Sign in 10 am to 11:00
Horse Mountain Fire Department:  Sign in  10:30 to 11:30 am
Pie Town Community Center:  Sign in 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Quemado Community Center: Sign in 1:00 pm to 2:00pm

Distribution begins approximately ½ hour after sign-in.
For further information:  ldonpatsmith@gilanet.com


LORETTA HARGIS is a notary.  To reach Loretta – work  575-772-5722 ext 102, home 575-772-5209  Loretta does not charge for notary service.

We Care Services 575-772-5387 or cell 505-379-9266 Barbara Owens, LPN, 35+ years of experience, based in Datil.                                                                                                                                                                 Case Management- assisting seniors and families with in-home assessments, information & access to Senior Services, Planning ahead, Sharing the Care Groups, Monitoring Client Status and Coordinating Services.                                                                                                                                                              Consultation services for Adult Day Services, Non-Medical homecare, Alzheimer’s and Dementia behaviors, Family Consultation, Court Assessments and Court Visitor.                                                        Trainings/Workshops on Alzheimer’s and Dementia, Caregiver stress, Medication Assistance, Adult Day Care & Aging in Place.

DATIL DO  A Licensed Hair Salon in Datil, owner Kelsi Walraven.  Open Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday 9am-5pm  772-5355  Convenient location and unbelievable hair cuts for women and men.  Look for the dark red building- on Hwy 12, just north of the Datil School Gym,  Eagle Guest Ranch RV Park.

ESSENTIAL OILS  Ann Jenkerson   772-5156. Rethink your medicine cabinet!  Essential oils are natural, safer, more effective and economical.  You have heard all the commercials for the latest best drugs that are 1/4 what the medicine does for you and 3/4 the side effects that are worse than the original problem.  No side effects with essential oils.  Certified Pure Theraputic Grade oils available; can be used (depending on oil) topically, aromatically or  ingested.  Contact Ann Jenkerson for more information on using essential oils, buying essential oils or building your own essential oil business.  575-772-5156, jenks@gilanet.com or my website- www.doterra.myvoffice.com/datiloils .

Alegre Theapeutics, LLC – Therapeutic Massage in Quemado at the Junction HW 60 & HW 32, Quemado look for the signs! Extended SPECIAL SENIOR DISCOUNT (63 or older) February! 20 % off!  Katharina McWhorter, owner and licensed massage therapist  Improve your health and live a better life – Pain therapy, stress relief, relaxation, mobility.  Gift Certificates available!  Hours Monday thru Thursday 10 am – 5 pm by appointment only.  Please call 575-773-4141 or 575-418-8333. Make your appointment today and comfort your bones and joints with a warm and healing touch. Alegre Therapeutics, is open. Our gate is closed to protect our small animals – come in anytime!

Jack Duncan, DVM now lives and works in Datil.  Jack has a mobile vet office and is in Reserve 1st and 3rd Thursdays each month, 2nd Thursday in Quemado, MONDAY- WEDNESDAY – Office in Datil is open – by appointment.  Friday as needed.  575-772-5150 office.  bigcountryvet@gmail.com   Jack’s office and home are located off Route 12 about 1 mile south of Datil.  Please call for appointment.  It is so wonderful to have a local vet!

Dr. Duncan would like to make the community aware of a program called Cat Spay of Santa Fe.  This foundation is providing vouchers for the spay and neuter of cats (Cats only).  There are a few restrictions on who will qualify–but most people will qualify.  If interested in having a cat fixed just call 505-466-1676.  They have a website with all the details: www.zimmer-foundation.org.  Big Country Veterinary Service is accepting the vouchers which covers the entire cost of the surgery.

HUNGRY HOUNDS (AND CATS TOO)?  A not for profit organization helping low-income dog/cat owners in Catron County and Magdelena who are in need of assistance with:  DOG OR CAT FOOD, Pet Medications, Spay/Neuter costs.  Call to apply or donate –   Pat Henry 772-5106. Donations of your gently used flea market items, dog/cat food, pet medications or cash are greatly appreciated.   The flea market will reopen in Datil very soon.

Fur and Feather Animal Assistance, Inc. Permanent Residential Facility for Dogs and Cats  Adoptions and Limited Intake for Lost & Abandoned Animals  Laurie Beauchamp, Pie Town, NM, 575-772-2661.

Serving Northern Catron County  – Computer training, setup & repair, Jack will come to you or bring it to him. Call Jack Koerber @ 575-772-5293. 30+ years experience on a wide range of software (inc. MS-Office & various graphic programs) and hardware with 10+ years servicing Datil, Pie Town & Quemado and the rest of northern Catron County.