Comm Fifth Annual Kids Count Conference Monday, June 26: 7:15am-3:15pm Marriott Pyramid
Learn how to advance opportunities for New Mexico's children, women and families in a new political era and the link between women's economic security and the well-being of children.
Art Art and Oppression Opening Reception Monday, June 26: 8am-5pm Santa Fe University of Art and Design
Curated photographs record victims of civil war in Sri Lanka, Guatemalan refugees in Mexico, uranium mining in western N.M., as well as the suppression of women, police violence and surveillance. Runs through 9/15.
Kids Crazy Critters Monday, June 26: 8:30am-3:30pm New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
Explore how animals are adapted to their environments and why they can oftentimes look so absurd.
Kids Pig Out on Reading Monday, June 26: 10:30-11:30am Alamosa Library
Farmer Minor, Daisy the pig and her two pugs read to kids.
Art We Began to See Things Whole Monday, June 26: 2-5:30pm Outpost Performance Space
Meggan Gould and Kacie Smith show highlights from the Cottonwood Gulch archive as stories of the outdoors, discovery, comraderie and problem-solving. Runs through 7/2.
Wellness Salsa Rhythm and Timing Monday, June 26: 7:30-8:30pm Hiland Dance Studio
Learn about the different instruments that make up a salsa song to connect better to the music through dance.
Wellness Salsa Level One Monday, June 26: 8:30-9:30pm Hiland Dance Studio
Build on the fundamentals of salsa dancing by reinforcing the basic steps, essential footwork, turning and spin techniques, and leading and following methods.
Words How Do You Pray? Tuesday, June 27: 6-7:30pm Bookworks
Celeste Yacoboni discusses her latest work regarding how leading spiritual, shamanic, scientists, guides and activists pray and contemplates the intention of prayer.
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