Art The Art of Christmas: New Mexico Style Sunday, Dec 17: 10am-5pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
Approximately 430 handmade ornaments from over 125 New Mexican artists, collected by the Duran family. Runs through 1/7.
Comm Winter Solstice Seed Mandala Sunday, Dec 17: 11am-noon Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center
Create a mandala made of different kinds of grains and seeds to feed migratory birds.
Food Nordic Lights Sunday, Dec 17: 1-2:30pm Fragrant Leaf Tea Boutique
Scandinavian afternoon tea. Vegetarian option is available, food catered by Chez Axel Restaurant.
Stage Constellations Sunday, Dec 17: 2pm Desert Rose Playhouse
Beekeeper Roland meets quantum physicist Marianne at a friend's BBQ where they immediately connect.
Song & Dance Gift of Peace Sunday, Dec 17: 3-5pm St. Luke's Lutheran Church
Albuquerque Civic Chorus performs Vivaldi's
Gloria and a seletion of winter holiday favorites. Stage Winter Wit Sunday, Dec 17: 7:30pm Canvas Artistry Kitchen Music Art Bar
Comedians Nicolina Nicthe, Zach Abeyta, David Montoya and headliner Mary Byrd perform live.
Art Querencia: Rituals of the Río Arriba Monday, Dec 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.