Alibi V.21 No.12 • March 22-28, 2012
Feature A Picture of Health At 40 years young, First Choice’s network of community clinics is in tip-top shape Most 40-year-olds are done growing. But First Choice Community Healthcare—a network of nine clinics across three counties in underserved areas—is more like a gangly teenager at the peak of his growth spurt. “We’ve outgrown our space,” says Patient Services Director Michelle Melendez. Comm Albuquerque Rail Yards Holiday Market Saturday, Dec 15: Noon-4pm Albuquerque Rail Yards
Discover the best of local, small businesses. More than 200 vendors with made-from-scratch delicious food and handmade crafts convene for a locavorian spirit.
Learn Basic Necklace and Earring Making Saturday, Dec 15: 1-3pm Mama's Minerals
A tutorial on tools, materials and methods required to properly finish off a professional-quality necklace. Students must bring or buy materials. Registration required.
Comm Jingle Mingle for Singles Saturday, Dec 15: 3-6pm Nexus Silver Taproom
Enjoy food, drinks, dancing, table games and music provided by DJ E-Legal. This is for ages 25 and over. Wear casual holiday attire.
Words Swimming with Elephants Soiree Saturday, Dec 15: 6-9pm Tortuga Gallery
Swimming with Elephants Publications celebrates five years with music, food and poetry and features Poet Laureate alumni, Manuel Gonzalez, Jessica Helen Lopez and more.
Stage It's A Wonderful Life Saturday, Dec 15: 7:30-9:30pm Albuquerque Little Theatre
The saga of the everyman whose dreams of adventure have been quashed by family obligation and civic duty, whose guardian angel descends on Christmas Eve to save him from despair.
Stage In the Blood Saturday, Dec 15: 8pm Aux Dog Theatre
A contemporary urban satire inspired by Nathaniel Hawthorne’s
The Scarlet Letter.