Alibi V.20 No.23 • June 9-15, 2011
Feature Pride Guide 2011 Where the gay things are We tip you off to more than 30 LGBT-friendly events, including some of the summer’s hottest dance parties—spanning from now through mid-August.
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com Feature Family Pride Making a place for LGBT parents—and their kids—is a priority for nonprofits Adrien Lawyer and Elena Letourneau are what they refer to as “invisible”—a white, seemingly straight couple with a 6-year-old son. Lawyer had his breasts removed in 2004. A year later, he began hormone replacement therapy, which deepened his voice and sprouted hair on his face. Lawyer is now legally a man. Once recognized as a lesbian couple, he and his partner have undergone not only a physical but a cultural transformation. They appear to be the all-American family. And that’s exactly what they are. Learn Makey Makey Workshop for Educators Saturday, Aug 19: 8:30am-3pm ¡Explora!
Learn to use and program a Makey Makey, which is a device designed to get students interested and comfortable with trying new technology.
Comm Lapdog-A-Looza Saturday, Aug 19: 9am-noon Alfredo Garcia Community Barns
Meet sweet and loving dogs rescued from shelters, that are ready for a forever home.
Learn Financial Fitness for Life Saturday, Aug 19: 9am-4pm CNM Workforce Training Center
Learn how to reduce or eliminate debt, decrease anxiety around money issues, repair and improve a credit rating, and build savings.
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 Basic Necklace and Earring Making Saturday, Aug 19: 1-3pm Mama's Minerals
A tutorial on tools, materials and methods required to properly finish off a professional-quality necklace. Students must bring or buy materials. Registration required.
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.
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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