Good morning and welcome to the Freedom New Mexico Tuesday briefing.
Eastern New Mexico University will host the junior recital of Franklin Piland at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Buchanan Hall of the Music Building in Portales.
The event is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 575-562-2377.
Meet the lawmakers
The Eastern Plains Regional Legislative Forum is 10 a.m. until noon Wednesday at the Clovis-Carver Library North Annex.
Old time music
The Friends of Bluegrass Club meets every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Farwell Civic Center to play and listen to Bluegrass and Old Time Music played with acoustical instruments.
Always open to the public.
Info: Harold Kilmer, 763-6361
Quirky quote of the day
“The great secret of doctors, known only to their wives, but still hidden from the public, is that most things get better by themselves; most things, in fact, are better in the morning.” — Lewis Thomas
For safety, put a wine cork on the tip of a knife before putting the knife in a drawer.
Today in history
On this day in 2005, “Brokeback Mountain,” starring Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal as a pair of cowboys who meet as sheep herders in Wyoming in 1963 and begin a romantic relationship that endures for two decades, premieres in New York City.
Here’s the rest of the story:
Today — Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Tonight — Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.