Alibi V.27 No.42 • Oct 18-24, 2018
Council Watch TaskUs, Netflix and Voting Council also works to end domestic violence Council proclaims October Domestic Violence Awareness month, approves the next step in handing out a $6 million industrial revenue bond package for TaskUs and gets ready to debate giving $4.5 million to Netflix.
Newscity New Mexico's representation at the federal level is crucial in keeping our concerns addressed and our interests heard on the Hill. Weekly Alibi has endorsed Democrat Debra Haaland this week, so let's take a look at the other candidates. Odds & Ends Funny because getting sent to the Auschwitz concentration camp happens to someone else. (Wait... what?! )
Wellness Social Ballroom and Latin Dance Sunday, Sept 15: Noon Albuquerque Square Dance Center
Take a beginner lesson and then hit the floor for social dances featuring ballroom (waltz, tango, foxtrot), Latin (rumba, cha cha, salsa, bolero), tango, swing and club (night club, two-step) music.
Comm Impact and Coffee Tuesday, Sept 17: 9-10am Albuquerque Community Foundation
Nonprofit leaders, volunteers, funders and people finding their place in the community have a cup of coffee, hear about new social profit ventures and innovation in a six-minute presentation format.
Kids SepSTEMber: Feel the Breeze Tuesday, Sept 17: 4:30-5:30pm Central & Unser Library
Explore air in its most tangible form, wind. Feel it, make it and see its effects on other objects. Also, make a windmill to take home and continue to experiment with. For ages 3 to 5.
Cannabis The Medicine in Marijuana: Documentary Film Tuesday, Sept 17: 6:30-7:30pm New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
This documentary tells the stories of patients, practitioners and researchers in NM and provides scientific information about what we know and what we don't about its use for medical conditions.
Learn Encuentro de Semillas: Gathering of Seeds Saturday, Sept 21: 9:30am-4:30pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Learn about seed saving, participate in a seed exchange, harvest amaranth, make art and listen to a discussion about bioregional and indigenous arid-land agriculture, climate change and seeds.
Outdoor 35th Anniversary Campfire and Storytelling Saturday, Sept 21: 7-9pm Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center
An evening under the stars with tales of heroism and adventure, hot chocolate, s’mores, a presentation by Rex Funk and Dr. Matthew Schmader, kids’ activities, live music and more.