V.19 No.34 | 8/26/2010
Book News The E-Library No need to shhh! when you’re downloading from home The news sent shock waves through the publishing industry: In the second fiscal quarter, amazon.com—the world’s largest online book retailer—had sold more electronic books than hardbacks for the very first time. Art Germination Friday, May 26: 9am-5pm Open Space Visitor Center
Mosaic Artists of New Mexico and Rachel Zollinger join forces to display their works centered around the necessity of water, oxygen, light, darkness, dormancy and pollination. Runs through 5/28.
Art Juxtapose Friday, May 26: 10am-6pm Remarque: New Grounds Print Workshop
Photogravure and mixed media collage by Diane Alire. Runs through 5/27.
Art Beautiful Gardens Friday, May 26: 1-6pm Gallery 606
Paintings of gardens, flowers, both realistic and abstract. Runs through 5/31.
Song & Dance Temp Tats Duo Friday, May 26: 2-3:30pm Oasis Albuquerque
Seth Hoffman and Debo Orlofsky of the local group Temporary Tattoos perform beautiful and original eclectic folk songs that celebrate life, friendship and community.
Kids Teen Science Café Friday, May 26: 2pm ¡Explora!
Have a snack and enjoy a talk, demo or activity with a local scientist to find out how they ended up choosing their career in science.
Wellness Argentine Tango Workshop and Milonga Friday, May 26: 4:30-6:30pm Holiday Dance Studio
Expand your tango experience with Shahin Medghalchi. Focus on basic knowledge, musicality and four principles of this soulful, sensuous dance.
Art Lines of Thought Opening Reception Friday, May 26: 5:30-7:30pm New Mexico Museum of Art, St Francis Auditorium
See how artists have used drawing to record and provoke thought, from the 15 century to today. Featuring work from Leonardo da Vinci, Paul Cézanne, Pablo Picasso and many more. Runs through 9/27.
via Pixabay Sports • Outdoor Harry Potter Night Friday, May 26: 7:05-10:05pm Isotopes Park
See the Albuquerque Isotopes go against the Oklahoma City Dodgers. Fans dress up as their favorite witches or wizards and explore Hogwarts.
Stage The Last Five Years Friday, May 26: 8pm Aux Dog Theatre
Follow a love story in an untraditional format, with one story moves forward in time while while the other story moves backwards meeting in the middle when they get married.