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. Art Making Africa Sunday, April 22: 9am-5pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Browse the work over 100 artists and designers working in cities throughout Africa. Runs through 5/6.
Image via Pixabay Comm EarthFest 2018 Sunday, April 22: 10am-4pm La Montañita Co-op
Tons of local vendors, social and economic justice organizations, artists, environmental advocacy groups, performers and, of course, La Montañita’s delicious deli foods.
Image via Pixabay Comm Mini-Maker Faire Sunday, April 22: 10am-6pm Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum
Maker Faires showcase lots of cool folks and their projects as they discuss their processes and teaching skills with the public.
Comm Earth Day Celebration Sunday, April 22: Noon-3pm Civic Plaza
Music from Reviva and Red Light Cameras, health and wellness exhibitors, environmentally conscious vendors, e-recycling, kids activities, food trucks, local beer and more.
Comm Fiesta del Cinco 2018 Sunday, April 22: Noon-7pm Villa Hispana @ Expo NM
In its 14th year, this family festival features performances of national, regional and local events, food and fun for the whole family.
Image via Pixabay Learn Spring Type-Out Sunday, April 22: 1-4pm Pennysmiths Paper
Experience an outdoor public typewriter gathering using a wide variety of typewriters. Write poetry, start that novel and discover digital detox.
Learn Round Table with Leon Botstein Sunday, April 22: 2-3:30pm form & concept
Bard College President Leon Botstein and leaders of the creative community host a dynamic round table discussion to examine innovative educational models and more.