V.20 No.41 | 10/13/2011
Maurits Giesen Jazzed Eric Vloeimans’ Gatecrash Eloquent jazz from below sea level Hailing from Rotterdam, virtuoso trumpeter Eric Vloeimans (pronounced “ Vlouie -mans”), like many of his jazz-playing countrymen, brings a good-natured swagger and cheery fearlessness to the music. Thursday at the Outpost, his quartet Gatecrash will windmill its way through engaging original compositions. 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.
Art Making Africa Saturday, April 21: 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.
Comm E-Waste Collection Saturday, April 21: 9am-1pm Smith's
Albuquerque Recycling teams up with Smith's for an Earth Day recycling event for electronics. There are fees associated with some items.
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.
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.
Stage Audition for Beehive: The '60s Musical Saturday, April 21: 2-4pm Desert Rose Playhouse
Seeking six female singer-dancers of diverse ethnicities, especially African American, 20s to early 50s. Please be prepared to sing two songs and stay and dance.
Song & Dance Bach Project Saturday, April 21: 5-6pm St. John's United Methodist Church
Cantata 153 with soloists Kerry Ginger, Erik Gustafson, Paul Bower and cellist Joel Becktell perform
Bach's Suite No.1 for solo cello. Image via Pixabay Learn Spring Type-Out Sunday, April 22: 1-4pm Pennysmiths Paper
Experience an outdoor public typewriter gathering using a wide variety of typewriters. Write poetry, start that novel and discover digital detox.