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Pets Squirrely Fashion
Thanks, Neatorama! and TIME!
I didn't realize the squirrel was a boy. 1940's crossdresser.
This Year's Model Tommy Tucker was a squirrel adopted by a woman in Washington, DC, in the early 1940s after she found the critter orphaned in a tree.
He soon became part of the family, as it were -- accompanying the lady of the house on shopping trips, for instance. She also, it turned out, enjoyed dressing him up in specially made outfits. And so it begins ...
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game. Kids Crazy Critters Wednesday, June 28: 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 Stories in the Sky: Fourth of July Picnic Wednesday, June 28: 9:30am-noon Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum
Stories, songs, movement and crafts for the youngest explorers. Ideal for ages up to 6 years old, but all are welcome. Musician and teacher Terrie Galacia performs patriotic favorites.
Kids Recycleman Wednesday, June 28: 10:30-11:30am South Broadway Library
Kevin Kinane demonstrates how to create music from found objects with his new and improved Recyclemachine.
Wellness Understanding Medicare Programs Wednesday, June 28: Noon-1pm Greater Albuquerque Habitat for Humanity ReStore
Pam Felker gives a comprehensive presentation on the government health care program.
Kids A House for Me: Exterior Design Wednesday, June 28: 2-3pm Cherry Hills Library
Kids 9-12 learn the basics of exterior design from a practicing architect then create their own dream house. All materials provided. Registration required.
Song & Dance Live Music Wednesday, June 28: 6-7pm Taylor Ranch Library
Bébé La La boasts a unique and lovely repertoire that highlights their signature stunning harmonies, rhythmic lilts and rich melodies.
Film Macbeth Wednesday, June 28: 7-9:50pm Century Rio 24 Plex and XD
Live from the Metropolitan Opera, see Adrian Noble’s chilling production of Verdi’s tragic Shakespearean adaptation.
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