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. Comm 10th Annual Sustainability Expo Thursday, April 19: 10:30am-2:30pm UNM SUB Ballrooms
A vibrant array of growers' market, food trucks, educational events and live entertainment including demonstrations, music, bicycle auction and clothing swap.
Kids Dance Classes Thursday, April 19: 1pm Keshet Center for the Arts
Variety dance lessons for kids.
Food ¡Salud y Sabor! Nopales and Blue Corn Thursday, April 19: 5:30-7:30pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
An evening of food, art and entertainment for families to connect around nutrition, cooking, healthy lifestyles and culture. The theme for April is nopales and blue corn.
Learn Hammersley Visiting Artist Lecture: Gina Beavers Thursday, April 19: 7pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Gina Beavers holds a public lecture to discuss her practice, influences, interests and her experience with work in the Albuquerque Museum permanent collection.
Art Making Africa Friday, April 20: 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 Earth Day Celebration Friday, April 20: 10am-2pm Tingley Beach
Discover different ocean habitats and how to protect them. Learn about why it is important to buy sustainable seafood. Also make a recycled craft to take home.