Alibi V.20 No.11 • March 17-23, 2011
Environment The Drain Game Is a company trying to suck up our water and sell it back to us? Maybe you’ve never heard of Datil, N.M. It’s just a tiny town in Catron Country, a two-and-a-half-hour drive southwest of Albuquerque. Besides the pretty scenery, it’s generally unremarkable. But for the last three years, it’s played host to a furious debate on water rights.
Making Sausage Like sands through the hourglass, so are the days of the 2011 legislative session. It’s slated to adjourn on Saturday, March 19, at noon. The brunt of the work usually happens during the last hours, and lawmakers debate well into the final nights. Here’s what’s happened so far.
Ortiz y Pino License to Rage Gov. Susana Martinez is pumping up public outrage over the driver's license issue. It's like watching a prosecutor work a jury with an emotional closing argument.
Learn Impact and Coffee Tuesday, Aug 14: 9-10am Albuquerque Community Foundation
Non-profit leaders, volunteers, funders and people finding their place in the community have a cup of coffee, hear about new social profit ventures and innovation in a six-minute presentation format.
Learn Tantra for Every Body Tuesday, Aug 14: 7:30-9pm Self Serve
This class debunks some of the myths of Tantra and discusses how it can help with deeper and more meaningful sex. No partner necessary for this class.
Learn From Idea to Business: Kauffman FastTrac Wednesday, Aug 15: 6-8pm Fat Pipe ABQ
Take an idea and turn it into a business with this ten-week course that provides the tools to develop a concept, determine the viability of the concept and outline critical steps to a successful launch.
Learn Eubank Women's Symposium Thursday, Aug 16: 5:30-7pm De Soto and Company
In a comfortable and non-threatening environment, experts present information on the topics of physical and emotional health and financial wellness. Reservations recommended.
Learn Mental Health First Aid Training Friday, Aug 17: 8am-5pm Santa Fe Community College
Learn risk factors and warning signs for a range of mental health problems and familiarize with a five-step action plan to help those in crisis or connect them professional care. Registration required.
Wellness Gaga and Toolbox Master Class Saturday, Aug 18: 2-4pm Keshet Center for the Arts
Deepen the awareness of physical sensations, expand the palette of available movement options, enhance ability to modulate energy and enrich movement quality with a range of textures.
Comm Westside Summerfest Saturday, Aug 18: 4-10pm Cottonwood Mall
This family-friendly event features fun for everyone including an artisan market, microbrew garden, food trucks and live entertainment from local and national headliner Ozomalti.
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