Sports Against the Flow Indoor surfing? Yeah, dude, it’s a trip. Just remember to knot those shorts tight. Alibi sports writer Toby Smith attempts to hang 10—even after his wardrobe malfunctions.
Julia Minamata News Feature Can APD Beat Its Rap? Shootings, lack of oversight have plagued police for years Officer-involved shootings and a lack of oversight have plagued police for years. Reporter Carolyn Carlson looks back at a report from the ’90s spurred by civil rights abuses, as well as all the headlights shining on Albuquerque police today.
Council Watch Heroin’s Toll An activist who works to raise awareness attended the Council meeting to plead for a teen treatment center. A couple of days before the meeting, her 18-year-old son died after an apparent overdose.
Ben Radford The Radford Files Badlands Survival Death is in the details Our house skeptic wanders into Bisti, lured by unusual rock formations. A weather change and poor planning turn a lovely day trip into a scramble for safety. Image via Pixabay Earth Day Celebration
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.
Image via Pixabay Mini-Maker Faire
Maker Faires showcase lots of cool folks and their projects as they discuss their processes and teaching skills with the public.
Image via Pixabay Spring Type-Out
Experience an outdoor public typewriter gathering using a wide variety of typewriters. Write poetry, start that novel and discover digital detox.
Rio Grande Mule and Donkey Association All Breed Classic
Support or compete in a great variety of equestrian classes for prizes. Enjoy donkey races during lunch break. Registration required.
Image via Pixabay EarthFest 2018
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 Flickr Sex and Self-Love for Survivors
Trauma survivors learn to take control of sexuality and reclaim the sense of self through gentle, nurturing techniques. Donations are welcome.