Comm Fifth Annual Kids Count Conference Monday, June 26: 7:15am-3:15pm Marriott Pyramid
Learn how to advance opportunities for New Mexico's children, women and families in a new political era and the link between women's economic security and the well-being of children.
Art Art and Oppression Opening Reception Monday, June 26: 8am-5pm Santa Fe University of Art and Design
Curated photographs record victims of civil war in Sri Lanka, Guatemalan refugees in Mexico, uranium mining in western N.M., as well as the suppression of women, police violence and surveillance. Runs through 9/15.
Art Geography of Hope Monday, June 26: 9am-6pm Sorrel Sky Gallery
Featuring the contemporary Western paintings of Maura Allen and Native American figurative bronze sculptor, Denny Haskew. Runs through 6/30.
Art Po Mo Paintings Monday, June 26: 10am-5pm Loma Colorado Main Library
Carolyn Peterson presents her paintings based in the ancient Chinese art of splashing pigment and water on paper. New Mexico Taiko performs on traditional Japanese Taiko drums. Runs through 06/30.
Art Dan Boldman Monday, June 26: 11am-5pm Cerrillos Station
The local artist shows his exquisite landscapes. Musical guest, "Brother" E. Clayton West performs classic R&B and original tunes. Runs through 6/26.
Wellness Salsa Rhythm and Timing Monday, June 26: 7:30-8:30pm Hiland Dance Studio
Learn about the different instruments that make up a salsa song to connect better to the music through dance.
Wellness Salsa Level One Monday, June 26: 8:30-9:30pm Hiland Dance Studio
Build on the fundamentals of salsa dancing by reinforcing the basic steps, essential footwork, turning and spin techniques, and leading and following methods.
Words How Do You Pray? Tuesday, June 27: 6-7:30pm Bookworks
Celeste Yacoboni discusses her latest work regarding how leading spiritual, shamanic, scientists, guides and activists pray and contemplates the intention of prayer.
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