V.21 No.23 | 6/7/2012
Miss Diagnosis “We’re Both Dad” Health care’s LGBT blind spot Considering all our nurse columnist has witnessed in her career—dramatic resuscitations and miraculous recoveries included—it’s a little funny that teaching a couple of dudes how to wipe a baby butt stands out as one of her proudest moments. But she met baby Melanie and her two dads years before "Modern Family" would air on prime time and the president would finally evolve enough to voice his support of gay marriage. Kids Stories in the Sky: Presents Wednesday, Dec 13: 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.
Art Smitten Forum Wednesday, Dec 13: 10am-5pm form & concept
View wearable artwork from emerging and well-established makers who employ a staggering array of mediums and techniques. Runs through 1/6.
Learn NAWBO December meeting Wednesday, Dec 13: 11:30am-1pm Tanoan Country Club
Debbie Johnson shares her amazing journey of coming to the US and her work helping homeless and low-income women, survivors of domestic violence and previously incarcerated women achieve stable, self-supporting lives.
Food Drinking Liberally Wednesday, Dec 13: 6-8pm O'Niell's Pub
Informal conversation about politics. Promote political engagement and facilitate collaboration among progressive organizations.
Art Querencia: Rituals of the Río Arriba Thursday, Dec 14: 9am-4pm New Mexico Humanities Council
Award-winning documentary filmmaker and fine-art photographer Miguel Gandert shows his work highlighting his mestizaje heritage, and the fusion and tension of the relationship between Spanish Colonial and Native Cultures of the Americas. Runs through 12/29.
Art The Art of Christmas: New Mexico Style Thursday, Dec 14: 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.
Stage Ugly Sweater Revue Thursday, Dec 14: 7pm Tricklock Performance Laboratory
A variety show provides the jolliest and bawdiest acts that local local performers have to offer.