THE ANIMAL HOTLINE:
A nonprofit community service for lost and found pets.
867-6135. P. O. Box 812, Placitas, NM 87043
CITIZENS FOR SAFE PIPELINES
A nonprofit created to protect the environment, properties, and the public from the release of hazardous liquid and natural gas.
firstname.lastname@example.org, 867-0778, P. O. Box 124, Placitas, NM 87043
FRIENDS OF PLACITAS
A community group with interests in supporting the Placitas community and protecting the water and ecosystem quality of the area. Monthly meetings at the Placitas Community Center, 7 p.m. email@example.com. 867-3889, P.O. Box 490, Placitas, NM 87043
GREATER SANDOVAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
C. Nick Vuillemot, IOM, Executive Director
848 South Camino del Pueblo, Room 5,
Phone: 505.404.2073; Fax: 505.404.2083; Cell: 505.235.3829
JARDINIEROS DE PLACITAS
A community-involved organization with subgroups interested in bridge, herbs, stitchery, art, and books. Meetings are the 1st Wednesday of each month, 9:30 a.m. Contact Judith Austin, firstname.lastname@example.org
A community organization encouraging youth activities and promoting involvement in civic affairs. Monthly meetings on the first and third Mondays, 7:00 p.m.
Placitas Mission de San Antonio Community Center.
PLACITAS ANIMAL RESCUE
Rescuing injured, lost, or abandoned animals in Sandoval County. Also providing a spay and neuter service with free pet pickup and delivery.
867-0004, P. O. Box 724, Placitas, NM 87043
A website created by Signpost Web designer Gary W. Priester providing free galleries for all Placitas artists. Each gallery contains up to 8 color images, an artist’s biography or CV and a contact page. Visit www.PlacitasArtists.com for more information.
PLACITAS ARTISTS SERIES
Offering monthly musical concerts at Las Placitas Presbyterian church. Artists’ reception and exhibit of local artists work preceed each concert. PlacitasArtistsSeries.org, 867-8080
LAS PLACITAS ASSOCIATION
A community organization working to preserve the rural quality of life in Placitas and restore the riparian habitat of Las Huertas Creek. It sponsors the annual Flowering Desert Garden Tour in June, a Star Gazing Party, and group hikes throughout the year.
- P. O. Box 888, Placitas, NM 87043
PLACITAS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
An organization promoting the Placitas business community and organizing the Placitas Home Tour.
THE PLACITAS COMMUNITY LIBRRY
This site details the activities and news about the library. If you would like to learn more, volunteer your services or provides needed items, visit www.PlacitasLibrary.com
PLACITAS RECYCLING CENTER
Offers recycling services to the community on Saturdays from 8 to 11 am.. Hwy. 165, 1/2 mile east of I-25 exit 242. www.PlacitasRecycling.org, Closed some holidays and occassionally due to inclement weather. To volunteer call Max at 877-7745
PLACITAS SENIOR CENTER
Activities for seniors and community members. Lunch served weekdays. Menu and activities calendar in the Signpost online.
Placitas Studio Tour:
Current information about this Annual Mothers Day Weekend event. 771-1006 or www.PlacitasStudioTour.com
Placitas Volunteer Fire Department: Volunteers from the community act as first responders to local emergencies. Training and certification classes offered. 867-5080. http://placitasfireandrescue.com
Sandoval County Historical Society:
A community organization promoting the preservation of the history of Sandoval County. Monthly meetings at the DeLavy House in Bernalillo. 867-5351 or 867-5857. http://www.sandovalhistory.org/
Watermelon Mountain Ranch:
Fostering the animal-human bond and offering foster homes and adoptions for displaced dogs and cats. 771-0140, extension 2. http://www.wmranch.org/