Alibi V.27 No.32 • Aug 9-15, 2018
Council Watch Council Overrides Keller Veto Topgolf vote at top of the agenda After a month-long break, Albuquerque City Councilors got back to spreading around millions of dollars, tackling the opioid giants and supporting our local passenger train.
Laura Paskus Environment Drought’s Grip, El Niño’s Promise Dry conditions persist across N.M. Breaking the drought requires more than a handful of rainstorms—even big storms. And grappling with its impacts means policymakers should listen to scientists and constituents, ranging from farmers to city-dwellers.
Newscity APS Superintendent say Hawthorne Elementary will not be closing, despite threats made by the Public Education Department; a study on the effects of the world’s first atomic bomb test on N.M. residents is coming; the New Mexico Oil and Gas Association reports the state's rig count has reached an all-time high.
Odds & Ends Funny because mysterious road foam happens to someone else. Readers writes about the hospitality industry, going to Hell and flood damage.
Learn Impact and Coffee Tuesday, Aug 21: 9-10am Albuquerque Community Foundation
Nonprofit 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.
Kids Teens Knit Thursday, Aug 23: 4-5pm Rudolfo Anaya Library
Not Just Knitters fiber arts group teaches the beginning skills of knitting with a knit hat to support the #HatNotHate campaign against bullying. For ages 12 to 17. Registration required.
Comm Land of Enchantment Fly-In Saturday, Aug 25: 7am-3pm Double Eagle II Airport
Stroll the aircraft flight line, talk with pilots, enter to win a free flight, enjoy a pancake breakfast, fajita lunch, kids' activities and so much more.
Learn Home Hive Beekeeping Basics Saturday, Aug 25: 11am-12:30pm South Broadway Library
Jodi Hedderig teaches the basics of beekeeping, selecting a hive, how to obtain bees, essential tools and other considerations before making the commitment to keep bees.
Kids Music and Movement Sunday, Aug 26: 12:45-1:45pm Maple Street Dance Space
Kids learn fundamentals of music and dance through integrative methods of teaching movement and sound together.
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