Alibi V.21 No.26 • June 28-July 4, 2012
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com Feature Young Hearts, Be Proud The next generation of LGBTQ activists comes of age It’s a hot Sunday afternoon, and east Nob Hill feels drowsy and quiet—with one exception. The Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico , on Silver just south of Central, buzzes with energy. A speech therapist counsels male-to-female transgender youth on how to practice raising the tones of their voices. Two visitors stop by to browse free clothes available in the center’s brimming walk-in closet. A parent volunteer shows a guest around the rooms, pointing out the computer lab and the small lending library.
Feature Club Guide Albuquerque venues featured in our Pride Guide Check out what’s happening at the Social Club, Effex and other Pride-friendly locations this week Food 20th Annual Chile Festival Saturday, Aug 19: 11am-4pm Shepherd of the Valley Presbyterian Church
Enjoy an art and crafts fair, chile roasting, live entertainment and a book sale to raise money for Albuquerque Habitat for Humanity.
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.
Learn Art of Henna Saturday, Aug 19: 1-2pm South Broadway Library
Learn about the aftercare of the skin painting as well as a presentation and demonstration.
Comm Market Republic Saturday, Aug 19: 1pm Ale Republic
Browse the work of artists, farmers, soap shapers and candle stick makers.
Words Growing Up and Looking Out Saturday, Aug 19: 1-2pm Shumakolowa Native Arts
A selection of author Katherine Augustine's diverse writings to tell the story of her life and people, accompanied by photographs from her family album.
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 ABurlyQ: The Glitter Gang Saturday, Aug 19: 7-11:30pm African American Performing Arts Center
New Mexico's only festival to honor burlesque, vaudeville, sideshow, belly dance, drag artists, acrobalance, aerialists and more. Featuring Gigi O'Lovely, Indy Fire, Bender Flames and more.
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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