V.23 No.50 | 12/11/2014
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All illustrations by Robert Maestas Last-Minute Gift Guide Shopping for the Awful People in Your Life Checking off the last of your list Stuck on those last few “difficult” giftees on your list? Peruse the presents we “bought” for our respective charmingly hateful grandpas, sullen hipster nephews, born-again aunts and passive aggresive neighbors? Let us inspire you. Courtesy of the artist Art 64 Hexagrams Tuesday, Oct 16: 6-9pm Tortuga Gallery
Inspired by the 64 hexagrams from the 2,000-year-old Chinese I Ching, they combine trigrams related to heaven, earth, thunder, water, mountain, wind and fire. Runs through 10/27.
Arts Enchanted Coloring and Crafts Tuesday, Oct 16: 6:30-8:30pm Empire Board Game Library
Create distinctive and personal greeting cards and enjoy sandwiches, desserts and non-alcoholic beverages available for purchase.
Wellness Meditation in Everyday Life Tuesday, Oct 16: 6:30-8pm Albuquerque Shambhala Center
This course presents peaceful abiding meditation, basic goodness and ways that meditation practice can improve the quality of our daily life.
Film Wild Nights with Emily Tuesday, Oct 16: 6:30-8pm Guild Cinema
Long considered a reclusive spinster in the annals of literary history, Madeleine Olnek’s film provides a refreshing take on the life of author and poet Emily Dickinson.
Film Riot Tuesday, Oct 16: 8:45-10:15pm Guild Cinema
An eye-opening and thrilling dramatization of historic events based largely on the true-life experiences of political provocateur Lance Gowland.
Image via Pixabay Comm Dragon Lights Albuquerque Wednesday, Oct 17: 11am Expo New Mexico
Formerly known as the Chinese Lantern Festival, see the all new larger-than-life, fully-illuminated lanterns, Chinese cultural performances and special handicrafts.
Film The Cakemaker Wednesday, Oct 17: 8:45-10:15pm Guild Cinema
Ofir Raul Graizer’s tender debut about Thomas, an acclaimed baker, finding himself enchanted by traveling salesman, Oren, who takes his coffee at Thomas’ bakery with increasing frequency.
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