La Promesa Students Visit the City of Belen

Today, April 16th, La Promesa Elementary students, teachers, staff, and parents visited Becker Ave and several departments within the City of Belen. They were welcomed at City Hall with a special meeting called to order by Mayor Robert Noblin. The students toured the Municipal Court, Fire Department, Police Department, and the Belen Public Library. The City, employees, and elected officials … Read More

Belen Public Library – Accessibility Advisory Committee

Do you want to make a difference? The Belen Public Library wants to improve access to its services, programs, and materials for people with disabilities. They received the Libraries Transform Access grant from the American Library Association to help with this process. If you are concerned about accessibility for disabled individuals and willing to help the library improve its accessibility … Read More

Ballon Rallye/Car Show Cancelled

Unfortunately, the Balloon Rallye and Car Show are cancelled this morning due to weather. Vendors are still at Eagle Park so you can stop by and shop local! The events on Becker are still a go at this time starting at noon!

Balloon Rallye Canceled for Friday Only

Attention: Tomorrow, Friday, March 15th, there will be no Balloon Rallye due to weather. We apologize for the inconvenience but safety is our first priority. We hope to see you Saturday!

Making it Public: Art in Public Places

If you missed Paula Castillo’s training on art in public places, you can watch it here! Join renowned Belen sculptor and arts educator Paula Castillo in an exploration of the possibilities of public art. This two-hour training is designed for audiences from different backgrounds and professions who want to learn about public art and community placemaking. The intensive workshop will … Read More

38th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Balloon Rallye!

🎈 Get ready to soar into the sky and experience the magic of the 38th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Balloon Rallye! 🎉 🍀 Join us at Eagle Park for THREE days of high-flying fun, kicking off on Friday, March 15th and continuing through Saturday, March 16th, and Sunday, March 17th. The balloons will launch each day around 7am, preceded by … Read More

We’re Hiring: Laborer and Library Tech I/Museum Coordinator

Laborer – Community Maintenance Department The City of Belen is accepting applications for a full-time Laborer in our Community Maintenance Department. The starting annual salary is $31,200 ($15/hr). A full benefits package including retirement, healthcare and more is offered to full-time employees. Requirements You may view the full job description, requirements, and apply online at Library Technician I/Museum Coordinator … Read More

Solo Guitarist & Latin Singer – Omar Villanueva

Join us for a FREE concert with the amazing Omar Villanueva at the Belen Public Library on March 9th. The doors open at 1pm, the show is from 2pm – 4pm. There is FREE parking, FREE entry, and FREE refreshments. This concert is brought to Belen in conjunction with the New Mexico Music Commission.

March Activities for Belen Public Library Children’s Room

The Children’s Room at the Belen Public Library will have several fun activities in March for kids 0-12 years of age. Monday, March 18th and Friday, March 22nd – UV Martian Death Ray (Germs vs. UV Rays) 3:45pm – 4:45pm Wednesday, March 6th, 13th, 20th, and 27th – Arts and Crafts Grab and Go Kits Thursday, March 7th, 14th, 21st, … Read More