Students collect phone cards

Freedom New Mexico

The Portales Schools Performing Arts Department is conducting its
second annual Phone Card Drive for soldiers serving overseas. Members
are collecting unused phone cards or donations to buy them to
distribute to military personnel in Iraq or Afghanistan.

Donation jars are to be available at winter performances. The
concerts are free and at the Portales High School Performing Arts
Center.

Upcoming performances are:

• Portales Junior High School band and choir Christmas Concert and art display, 7 p.m. Tuesday

• Lindsey Elementary School sixth-grade band and choir concert, 7 p.m. Thursday

• Brown Early Childhood Center Christmas program, 10 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m. Dec. 16

• Portales High School band and choir Christmas Concert and art display, 7 p.m. Dec. 16