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2 p.m. Slump Take My Boy Band, I’ll Show You the Wild Side Über pop mash up comes across a little morbid Youtube submitter 2Vegas apparently decided that it would be a good idea to merge British boy band One Direction’s What Makes You Beautiful and sometimes- too- auto- tuned Ke$ha’s Die Young into one song. When listening to this terrible/wonderful remix, I can’t help but picture the boys of One Direction, with their ridiculously huge smiles in an L.A. nightclub while Ke$ha drums neon paint and yells in their faces about death. It kind of works for me … kind of. Learn Makey Makey Workshop for Educators Saturday, Aug 19: 8:30am-3pm ¡Explora!
Learn to use and program a Makey Makey, which is a device designed to get students interested and comfortable with trying new technology.
Words Spoken Through Clay Saturday, Aug 19: 11am-12:30pm Santa Fe Plaza
Author Charles S. King and collector Eric S. Dobkin discuss iconic Native American pottery artists like Nampeyo and Maria Martinez, as well as contemporary potters Tammy Garcia, Virgil Ortiz and more.
Comm New Mexico Hempfest Saturday, Aug 19: Noon-9pm Balloon Fiesta Park
Presentations from industry leaders, as well as exhibitors and vendors showcasing products and services. Vendors are licensed producers, dispensaries, nutrient companies, medical clinics, health and wellness providers and more.
via Pixabay Food The Macaroni and Cheese Festival Saturday, Aug 19: 1-5pm Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum
Browse the delicious wares of over 30 vendors, enjoy wine and beer tastings, live music, entertainment and games.
Stage The Silver Bear Radio Players Saturday, Aug 19: 7:30pm Desert Rose Playhouse
Step back in time 70 years to the golden age of radio and listen to radio classics from 1947.
Film No Borders: Social Struggles Across the USA Sunday, Aug 20: 11am-12:30pm Guild Cinema
Engaging social and political interviews with organizations, individuals and musicians who share their histories regarding the social struggles in their cities.
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