V.21 No.26 | 6/28/2012
Alibi Picks Boogie Jams Local blues rock guitar hero Ryan McGarvey —who's shared stages with legends of the genre and toured Europe multiple times in the past year—revels in the release of his second album, Redefined , at Santa Fe Sol (37 Fire Place, Santa Fe) tonight at 8 p.m. Go to the show—admission only $10—so you can say you saw the globe-trotting musician before he was super famous. Art Querencia: Rituals of the Río Arriba Wednesday, Dec 13: 9am-4pm New Mexico Humanities Council
Award-winning documentary filmmaker and fine-art photographer Miguel Gandert shows his work highlighting his mestizaje heritage, and the fusion and tension of the relationship between Spanish Colonial and Native Cultures of the Americas. Runs through 12/29.
Art The Art of Christmas: New Mexico Style Wednesday, Dec 13: 10am-5pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
Approximately 430 handmade ornaments from over 125 New Mexican artists, collected by the Duran family. Runs through 1/7.
Learn NAWBO December meeting Wednesday, Dec 13: 11:30am-1pm Tanoan Country Club
Debbie Johnson shares her amazing journey of coming to the US and her work helping homeless and low-income women, survivors of domestic violence and previously incarcerated women achieve stable, self-supporting lives.
Kids Music in the Sky Wednesday, Dec 13: Noon-2:30pm Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum
Music, stories and art for ages 0-3 and their adult companions.
Learn Personal Internet Safety Class Wednesday, Dec 13: 6-7:30pm Tony Hillerman Library
Learn the fundamentals of keeping a computer clean and updated. This class covers malware, phishing, scams, viruses and strong passwords. Registration is required.
Stage Ugly Sweater Revue Thursday, Dec 14: 7pm Tricklock Performance Laboratory
A variety show provides the jolliest and bawdiest acts that local local performers have to offer.