Alibi V.21 No.46 • Nov 15-21, 2012
Gift Guide Whether you love a good Tweet or don’t believe life can be reduced to a series of status updates, social media provides invaluable holiday gift-finding information. Hit the streets of Albuquerque and support local businesses. Here are some of our favorite presents on shelves in the 505 this year.
Feature Our favorite Burque vendors on the cottage-industry supersite—just in time for the holidays.
Avoid the crush of crowds at mega-chain outlets vying for your dollar. Find one-of-a-kind presents and support our local makers at these holiday fairs. Art Taxi Tuesday, May 23: 9am-5pm Harwood Art Center
Atist reception featuring new works by New York City artist Christian Michael Gallegos. Runs through 5/31.
Music Open Mic Tuesday, May 23: 6-10pm Blue Grasshopper Brew Pub Taproom Wellness Herbalism Tuesday, May 23: 6-8pm The Source
Learn how herbs can treat many acute and chronic illnesses including respiratory infections, digestive illness, ear infections, sore throats, auto-immunity, first aid and skin treatments. Registration required.
Wellness AcroYoga Workshop Tuesday, May 23: 7-9pm Yoga Art Space
Chris Filkins shares techniques to expand partner yoga skill sets. Students required to hold a 15 second handstand against the wall, a headstand in the middle of the room and a standing half moon pose.
Wellness Radical Dharma Book Study Tuesday, May 23: 7-9pm Albuquerque Shambhala Center
Reverend Angel Kyodo Williams calls to disrupt the system of separation, to connect with ourselves and with others and examine the structures within spiritual communities that mirror the larger societal systems.
Song & Dance Her Road Tuesday, May 23: 7:30-9pm The Lensic
A mixed repertoire featuring Jessica Lang’s newest piece inspired by Santa Fe artist Georgia O’Keeffe and her series of New Mexico road paintings.