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Eddy County COVID-19 Test Sites

By Jessica Bollema | April 3, 2020

Eddy County COVID-19 Testing Sites Updated Days and Hours Eddy County, NM- The two COVID-19 testing sites located in Eddy County have expanded their days and hours for testing. See the updated information below: Carlsbad: NMDOH SE Region – Carlsbad Public Health Office – Eddy County 1306 West Stevens, Carlsbad, New Mexico 88220 Types: Call for […]

Artesia General Hospital

By Jessica Bollema | April 3, 2020

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE FROM ARTESIA GENERAL HOSPITAL last updated April 1, 2020 If you think you have COVID-19, call the New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) at 1-855-600-3453. If NMDOH refers you to the hospital for testing, please call 575-736-8324 or text 575-222-8967. Someone will walk you through the process and next steps. March 30, 2020 On behalf of […]

Artesia Public Schools

By Jessica Bollema | April 3, 2020

APRIL 3, 2020: The Artesia Public Schools will continue to serve breakfast and lunch to APS students through the end of the school year. Only students will be allowed in the cafeteria. The student must be present to receive meals. This process helps us maintain safety and also helps us ensure we are feeding only our students.   […]

Artesia Historical Museum & Art Center

By Jessica Bollema | April 2, 2020

By order of the Mayor, the Museum will be closed to the public until further notice.  This notice will be removed once the closure and restrictions are lifted. If you missed the “Outlaws” Exhibit recently, check out the pictures here: https://www.artesianm.gov/gallery.aspx?AID=13 The Artesia Historical Museum and Art Center is located in the unique Moore-Ward cobblestone house. Exhibits […]

Artesia Public Library

By Jessica Bollema | April 2, 2020

The Artesia Public Library is excited to announce that all residents of Eddy/Chaves county can now sign up for a digital library card from home.  This card will allow individuals the ability to access our digital eBooks, eAudioBooks, eMagazines, electronic databases, music streaming service, online maps and recipes, newspapers, almanacs and more for free even […]

Ocotillo Performing Arts Center Virtual

By Jessica Bollema | April 2, 2020

Events  & Performances April/May 2020 -Origami Monday-Every Monday at 1pm-Free Live Facebook class (pick-up materials Friday to Monday while supplies last in front of OPAC). -Every Thursday Art & Craft at 1pm- Free April 30 Fairy Bells Live on Facebook (Pick-up materials Tuesday-Thursday while supplies last front of OPAC) May 7  Under the Sea (Jelly […]

#ArtesiaLocalChallenge

By Jessica Bollema | April 2, 2020

So our friends at Lubbock Chamber of Commerce came up with a fun challenge to their city so we are, in turn, challenging all of YOU!!! YEP! We are encouraging and challenging our residents to support shopping, spending and staying local while practicing social distancing! Here is how you can help… Here are the rules of Artesia […]

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