V.21 No.16 | 4/19/2012
News Profile Mining the Law An interview with Pete Domenici Jr., attorney for industry For Domenici Jr., it's a question of balance: "You start with the premise that the reality is that human beings will affect their environment when resources are developed," he says. "So as a society we have to figure out ways to protect the environment while allowing population growth and economic growth to occur." Kids 2nd Annual Truck-A-Palooza Saturday, April 21: 9-10am Balloon Fiesta Park
Children may touch their favorite trucks, get behind the wheel and meet the people who help build, protect and serve our community. Crafts, games and food trucks are also available.
Learn Introduction to Excel Saturday, April 21: 10am-1pm South Valley Economic Development Center
Pi Luna makes learning fun and easy in this hands-on workshop.
Image via Pixabay Comm Mini-Maker Faire Saturday, April 21: 10am-6pm Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum
Maker Faires showcase lots of cool folks and their projects as they discuss their processes and teaching skills with the public.
Image via Pixabay Comm Earth Day Celebration Saturday, April 21: 10am-2pm ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden
Discover different ocean habitats and how to protect them. Learn about why it is important to buy sustainable seafood. Also make a recycled craft to take home.
Song & Dance Edmar Castaneda Saturday, April 21: 7:30-9:30pm Outpost Performance Space
Colombian-born harp virtuoso Edmar Castaneda performs live.
Art Making Africa Sunday, April 22: 9am-5pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Browse the work over 100 artists and designers working in cities throughout Africa. Runs through 5/6.
Image via Pixabay Comm EarthFest 2018 Sunday, April 22: 10am-4pm La Montañita Co-op
Tons of local vendors, social and economic justice organizations, artists, environmental advocacy groups, performers and, of course, La Montañita’s delicious deli foods.