V.20 No.50 | 12/15/2011
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com Spotlight High Lonesome The Porter Draw is a friend to Albuquerque's Americana scene Alt.country band The Porter Draw is part of a small but prolific Americana movement that has bubbled up in Albuquerque during the past five years. Marked by an unusual amount of camaraderie, the handful of bands within it are friends who are mutually dedicated to making music in and for this town. Wellness Nia Sunday, June 25: 9-11am Open Space Visitor Center
A joyful cardio dance workout led by Kate David, Anna Pentler and other talented instructors. Registration required.
Food Show and Shine Car & Truck Show Sunday, June 25: 10am-3pm Blake’s Lotaburger
The first of three events celebrating Blake’s Lotaburger’s 65th Anniversary. About 60 vehicles are anticipated, many from the 1950s when the restaurant chain began. Also featuring a DJ, giveaways, free t-shirts and food available for purchase.
Stage Bad Jews Audition Sunday, June 25: 10:30am Jewish Community Center of Greater Albuquerque
Actors 20-25 audition for sensitive college-aged guy who comes home to NYC for his beloved grandfather's funeral in Joshua Harmon's dark comedy
Bad Jews. Paid role. Words Luncheon for Literacy Sunday, June 25: 11am-2pm Hotel Albuquerque
Reading Works and author Jimmy Santiago Baca celebrate literacy to raise money for the nonprofit that provides free literacy tutoring to adults.
Art Love's Sweet Disguise Sunday, June 25: 11am-5pm Eye on the Mountain Gallery
Artist Lavanya Reed displays her newest artworks. Runs through 6/30.
Art The Jan Series Sunday, June 25: 11am-7pm Jan's Art Shop
Featuring a culinary sculpture of Karin Turro and a story in paintings by Sean Boyce. Light refreshments served. Runs through 6/28.
Kids Family Fun Days Sunday, June 25: 2pm Bachechi Open Space
Crafts, outdoor activities and experiments offered to deepen knowledge of the natural world.