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FYI 16 Swim-O-Riffic Spots in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho Enjoy these swimming pools before the summer’s out With summer lurching its way to a hot and humid finale of sweaty misery, nothing feels better than cooling off in a bit of the ol’ chlorinated H2O. Check out our list of watery oases, and take a dip before hours change after Aug. 10. Kids Fall Family Fun Tuesday, Oct 17: 9am-6pm Santa Ana Star Center
Corn pit, harvest maze, scarecrow dress up, tractor races, a roping arena, pumpkin bowling, duck races, a giant slide, mud pie kitchen, putt-putt, Mr. Pumpkin Head play area and more.
Kids Watercolor Landscapes Tuesday, Oct 17: 3:30-5:30pm Main Library
Paint watercolor landscapes, fantastical and real. For ages 12 to 18.
Art First Friday ARTScrawl Tuesday, Oct 17: 5-8pm Gallery ABQ
A collection of paintings and etchings showing the legacy of love to New Mexico and its people by John Stermer.
Stage An American in Paris Tuesday, Oct 17: 7:30pm Popejoy Hall
A Tony Award-winning musical about an American soldier, a mysterious French girl and indomitable European city, all yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war.
Art Querencia: Rituals of the Río Arriba Wednesday, Oct 18: 9am-4pm New Mexico Humanities Council
Award-winning documentary filmmaker and fine-art photographer Miguel Gandert shows his work highlighting his mestizaje heritage, and the fusion and tension of the relationship between Spanish Colonial and Native Cultures of the Americas. Runs through 12/29.