Remembering Together: National Day of Remembrance

We want to thank everyone who came out to the 22nd Anniversary 9/11 Memorial Ceremony this morning. We came together on this National Day of Remembrance to pay our respects and honor the memory of those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001, and the years since. We also paid tribute to the heroes who have sacrificed their lives … Read More

Tempur Sealy of Albuquerque Donates Mattreses to Belen Fire Department

The Belen Fire Department wants to give a special “Thank you!” to Bea, Frank and Paul from Tempur Sealy International of Albuquerque! They generously donated two twin mattresses for the Belen Fire station # 2 on Wisconsin St.  Tempur Sealy has previously donated mattresses to the ARFF division at the Airport and our main fire station making sure every firefighter … Read More

Sock Hop Dance!

The City of Belen RSVP invites you to a Sock Hop Dance! Tuesday, September 19th from 10am – 12pm the Belen Senior Center will be groovin’ to the sounds from DJ Wayne Gallegos! Come on out and bust some moves. Dress to impress! St. Anthony’s Home Healthcare Services will have a table with treats and lunch will be served to … Read More

Community Meeting – Improving Accessibility in Our Library

The Belen Public Library recently was awarded a grant that will help to improve accessibility in our Library for folks that need it. This includes seniors, people with disabilities, and anyone else that would benefit from having a more accessible space. To get started, there will be a Community Meeting on October 7th at 10am at the Belen Public Library. … Read More

Sergeant Promotions – Belen Police Department

I am honored and privileged to announce the well-deserved promotions of Officer Sarah Martinez and Detective Joe Rodriguez to the rank of Sergeant. As Chief of Police, it gives me immense pride to witness the advancement of these exceptional individuals who have truly exemplified dedication, professionalism, and a commitment to excellence throughout their careers. Promotions are a testament to the … Read More

Whistle Stop Cafe Closure

The Whistle Stop Cafe at the Belen Harvey House Museum will be closed on Friday and Saturday, September 8th and 9th. They will reopen on Wednesday, September 13th. Apologies for the inconvenience. Please visit our friends at Pete’s Cafe!

RSVP’s Senior Health Fair

RSVP will host a senior health fair on Friday, October 13, 2023 from 10am – 2pm at the Belen Business Center. There will be a Blood Donation Drive, Free Shot Clinic for flu and COVID vaccines as well as pneumonia, shingles, and tetanus (please bring your insurance card!), and we’ll have a document shredder available to shred any unwanted documents. … Read More

Thanksgiving Food Basket Applications

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) will start taking applications to help those in need with a Thanksgiving Day Food Basket. You MUST be in the Belen School District in order to receive a basket. Please apply at the Belen Business Center within the following dates and times listed below and bring all required documents. Dates September 27th – … Read More

Annual Food Drive

We are currently taking non-perishable food donations for our Annual Distribution of food baskets to needy families for the Thanksgiving and Christmas seasons. Please bring any donations to: RSVP Office in Belen Business Center 719 S Main St. Belen, NM 87002 We will be accepting donations through December 20th. If you need more information please call Bertha Flores (505) 966-2567 … Read More

5th Annual Scarecrow Festival

The City of Belen and the Bugg Lights Museum bring you the 5th Annual Scarecrow Festival! October 28th from 3pm – 6pm on Becker Ave between 5th and 6th Streets in Belen Cash Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in: There will be: Music/Entertainment Food Trucks Kids Jumpers compliments of Noblin’s Funeral Home And so much more! Vendor Spaces … Read More