Alibi V.22 No.20 • May 16-22, 2013
Feature The Cult of Homebrew It must cross every beer aficionado's mind at some point. Halfway into a pint of microbrewed ale, you savor and ruminate on the balance of malt and hops. “This is good,” you think. “But could I do it better?”
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com Brew City Duchess of Ale Albuquerque’s oldest homebrew shop enters a new generation Michelle Trujillo proudly carries the torch for her father Victor, who started Victor’s Grape Arbor, Albuquerque’s first (and, for a long time, only) homebrew supply store.
Brew City Brewing it for Ourselves A short guide to the long history of American homebrew America has a long history with home brewing beer. The pilgrims did it in Plymouth because it was considered safer than the questionable water of their adopted home. George Washington and Thomas Jefferson made beer at Mount Vernon and Monticello respectively. Photo by Eric Tillinghast Art Þyngdarljóð: Gravity's Poetry Thursday, June 21: 11am-4pm Richard Levy Gallery
A series of photographs of Icelandic waterfalls by Eric Tillinghast. Each waterfall is displayed in a light box containing internal mechanics that generate light and sound to simulate surging water.
Kids Big Bubble Circus Thursday, June 21: 11am-noon South Valley Public Library
Jim Jackson brings a hilarious mix of circus magic and buffoonery with soap bubbles in every size and form.
Kids Friendship Bracelets Thursday, June 21: Noon-1pm East Mountain Library
Teens learn the intricacies of braiding and knotting a bracelet, to keep or give to their bestie. One bracelet per participant. For ages 13 to 17. Registration required.
Art American Jewelry from N.M. Thursday, June 21: 1pm-4am Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
An exhibit chronicling the history of jewelry making in N.M. Runs through 10/14.
Comm Cowboy Days Music and Brews Nite Thursday, June 21: 5-9pm Wildlife West
An eclectic evening of music, beer, food, entertainment and contests celebrating the cowboy days of yesteryear.
Food Vintage Albuquerque Wine and Food Fiesta Thursday, June 21: 6-2pm Los Poblanos Historic Inn & Organic Farm
A collection of colorful events over four days, with dinners, seminars, galas, auctions, tastings and more, benefiting kids. Runs through 6/24.
Learn Short Story-A-Thon Friday, June 22: 7-9pm Fatpipe
Do all the hard work of creating a short story, including editing and submit it to Kindle.
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