V.23 No.32 | 8/7/2014
Books Ninja Meets Navajo Code Talker The YA collisions of Leza Lowitz and Shogo Oketani Author Leza Lowitz on women as ninja, the power of multiculturality and the what it’s like to write with your spouse.
V.22 No.29 | 7/18/2013
Book Review Strikingly Entertaining The Widow's Strike The fourth installment of Brad Taylor’s Pike Logan Series, The Widow’s Strike , pits Pike Logan, Jennifer Cahill and the other members of the Taskforce team against an imminent apocalyptic terrorist threat, the H5N1 virus.
V.21 No.36 | 9/6/2012
video games Webgame Wednesday: Hexagon Hexagon is a maddening, impossible- to- survive puzzle actioner. Like, the old arcade hit Tempest, but in reverse, you must pilot your avatar though a tunnel-like maze. There are no enemies to fight, just a tiny, triangular speck to steer in a circular pattern. The walls close in on you at a frightening pace. In seconds, you'll be dead. The key is to get into the game's Zen. Relax your eyes and sense the pattern that the walls are forming. Now, let your fingers follow that pattern: left, right, leeeeeft! Boom.
V.21 No.7 | 2/16/2012
Ortiz y Pino Don’t Be Scared. Be Angry. Watching the Republican presidential candidates’ mind-numbing televised forums all winter long, this question echoed through Sen. Jerry Ortiz y Pino’s mind: How do we get past conjured fear? Kids Crazy Critters Tuesday, June 27: 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.
Art The Art of the Flower Tuesday, June 27: 10am-4pm New Mexico Art League
An astounding view of the beloved subject of the flower by artists living and working in New Mexico.
Art Po Mo Paintings Tuesday, June 27: 10am-5pm Loma Colorado Main Library
Carolyn Peterson presents her paintings based in the ancient Chinese art of splashing pigment and water on paper. New Mexico Taiko performs on traditional Japanese Taiko drums. Runs through 06/30.
Kids Recycleman Tuesday, June 27: 2-3pm North Valley Public Library
Kevin Kinane demonstrates how to create music from found objects with his new and improved Recyclemachine.
Kids Energy That Moves You with Explora Tuesday, June 27: 3-5pm Taylor Ranch Library
Discover the benefits, possibilities and challenges of different types of energies while moving cars and look for hidden energy sources of sugar. Registration required.
Music Open Mic Tuesday, June 27: 6-10pm Blue Grasshopper Brew Pub Taproom 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.
Comm Monthly Meeting of the Mind and Brain Tuesday, June 27: 6:45-8:30pm North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center
Learn about the nine different types of personalities at the from a knowledgeable panel. Reservation required.
Song & Dance Songwriting 101 Tuesday, June 27: 7-9pm Draft Station
Bring poems, short stories and works-in-progress with others to help take your creativity to the next level.
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