V.20 No.38 | 9/22/2011
Mina Yamashita Mina's Dish Side Dishing New restaurants in a neighborhood near you Downtown: Pasión Latin Fusion Elvis is in the house—Chef Elvis Bencomo, that is. With co-owners Monica (Elvis’ wife) and Orlando (his brother), Pasión Latin Fusion serves up dishes found throughout Latin America with Elvis’ own creative flair. The chef has followed his love of cooking through culinary school at CNM, where an assignment turned his life around—fast. In April, his class was told to create a restaurant complete with a menu. Shortly thereafter, the building at Lomas became available. Pasión opened its doors just one month ago. Keep reading for more on this and P’tit Louis’ new Nob Hill location, as well as a gourmet beef sandwich shop in Los Ranchos. Art Vision Quest Tuesday, July 25: 11am-7pm Jan's Art Shop
New paintings by Anthony T. Wamego, Zephora Von Destroia and Kim Cheshire. Runs through 8/2.
Kids Build A Better World Tuesday, July 25: 2-3pm North Valley Public Library
Sarah Malone shares a range of stories from around the world in a fast paced, interactive and fun program with plenty of audience participation.
Kids A House for Me: Exterior Design Tuesday, July 25: 2-3pm Juan Tabo Public Library
Kids 9-12 learn the basics of exterior design from a practicing architect, then create their own dream house. All materials provided. Registration required.
Kids Build a Better Paper Glider Tuesday, July 25: 3-5pm Taylor Ranch Library
Aerodynamic principles are put to the test with three different plane designs that dash, glide and loop. Registration required.
Learn Energy Storage Update Tuesday, July 25: 6-7:30pm North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center
Jim DesJardins discusses the status of energy storage followed Teresa Johansen goes over Road Runner Food Bank's recent new battery system installation to save energy.
Learn Learning at the Library Tuesday, July 25: 6:30-7:30pm Cherry Hills Library
Learn how to use your phone, Excel, an Apple computer, CAD, photo editing, marketing and more, all accessible with a library card.
Sports • Outdoor Night Walk Tuesday, July 25: 7-9pm ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden
A guided tour through the garden in search of night-blooming plants, nocturnal animals and night pollinators.
Film Albuquerque Jewish Film Fest: Body and Soul Tuesday, July 25: 7-10pm Jewish Community Center of Greater Albuquerque
Learn about the early performance history of the jazz standard
Body and Soul, one of the most recorded songs in the jazz repertoire and how that relates to the relationships between African Americans and American Jews. • Saudade's Brazilian Jazz 8.3.2017