V.25 No.8 | 2/25/2016
Technology and Its Discontents King of Demons 95 Back in 1995 the launch of what was possibly the pinnacle of beige-PC lameness was occurring in parallel with the development of one of the most visually demented video games on the face of the earth. Which just goes to prove the maxim that computers can imprison us or they can set us free. Wellness Pure Mind, Pure World Saturday, Dec 16: 9am-3:30pm Kadampa Meditation Center New Mexico
Purify negative karma to experience a light, joyful mind and progress your spiritual life.
Art The Art of Christmas: New Mexico Style Saturday, Dec 16: 10am-5pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
Approximately 430 handmade ornaments from over 125 New Mexican artists, collected by the Duran family. Runs through 1/7.
Learn Jewelry Making Workshop Saturday, Dec 16: 10am-noon Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center
Jennifer Pretzeus shares how to create beautiful, wearable works of art. Registration recommended.
Art Holiday Toy Drive and Craft Workshop Saturday, Dec 16: 1-5pm FUSE Makerspace
Make laser cut reindeer, 3D printed ornaments, screen printed ugly sweaters, and more. Reservation recommended. Donate an unwapped gifts.
Kids Stories by the Fireside Saturday, Dec 16: 5pm Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
Kids experience the age-old tradition of hearing stories by the fire as well as making and decorating Christmas ornaments.
Stage Ugly Sweater Revue Saturday, Dec 16: 7pm Tricklock Performance Laboratory
A variety show provides the jolliest and bawdiest acts that local local performers have to offer.
Comm Winter Solstice Seed Mandala Sunday, Dec 17: 11am-noon Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center
Create a mandala made of different kinds of grains and seeds to feed migratory birds.