V.20 No.28 | 7/14/2011
Feature Ancient Flying Luck Machines: The Dragonfly Festival is neither creepy nor gross Dragonflies are thought to be good luck, symbols of happiness and springtime. But they have a sinister side, too, with nicknames of “eye-snatcher” or the “devil’s darning needle.” These winged beauties have had millions of years to develop their reputations on planet Earth. The ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden is once again unveiling their secrets at the Dragonfly Festival, buzzing with “discovery stations” where patrons can learn to identify species by color, size and wing color. Kids Pig Out on Reading Wednesday, June 28: 2-3pm Juan Tabo Public Library
Farmer Minor, Daisy the pig and her two pugs read to kids.
Wellness Conservatory Class Wednesday, June 28: 5-7pm Conservatory of Flamenco Arts
Learn flamenco from the iconic Alejandro Granados.
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 Movie Night Wednesday, June 28: 7pm Rio Bravo Brewing Company
See the 1968 fantasy and drama film
Barbarella. 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.
Song & Dance Summer Concert Wednesday, June 28: 7-8pm Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum
The Albuquerque Concert Band, under the direction of John Sanks, perform a patriotic concert with classics from John Williams, Clare Grundman, Henry Fillmore, John Philip Sousa and more.
Learn G-Spot Orgasms and How to Squirt Wednesday, June 28: 7:30pm Self Serve
Self Serve owner Matie hosts an in-depth discussion on the clitoral cluster and G-spot myths and facts. The class covers anatomy, positioning, toys and communication techniques.
Film Vicky Cristina Barcelona Thursday, June 29: 7-8:30pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
While spending a summer in Spain, two young Americans meet a charming Casanova and his volatile ex-wife. They all become romantically entangled and sparks begin to fly in hilarious fashion.
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