V.21 No.8 | 2/23/2012
Courtesy of HCI Books Eating In Hollywood Helper Make dead celebs’ dishes the life of your Oscar party Liberace’s sticky buns. That’s Frank DeCaro’s favorite recipe in his freshly published Dead Celebrity Cookbook (HCI Books, $19.95), and the reason has nothing to do with taste—although DeCaro says the packaged crescent rolls doused in rum, butter and enough seasoning to spice a pumpkin pie are dangerously delicious. “It just kills me,” says the Sirius Radio talk show host and former “Daily Show” film critic, “but only if he’s in on the joke. If he’s not in on the joke, it’s just sad.” Kids Big Bubble Circus Thursday, June 21: 11am-noon South Valley Public Library
Jim Jackson brings a hilarious mix of circus magic and buffoonery with soap bubbles in every size and form.
Photo by Eric Tillinghast Art Þyngdarljóð: Gravity's Poetry Thursday, June 21: 11am-4pm Richard Levy Gallery
A series of photographs of Icelandic waterfalls by Eric Tillinghast. Each waterfall is displayed in a light box containing internal mechanics that generate light and sound to simulate surging water.
Kids Face Masks for Teens Thursday, June 21: 2-3:30pm Juan Tabo Public Library
Using plaster bandages and their own faces, teens create and decorate masks to bring out their inner rock star. For ages 13 to 17. Registration required.
Kids Be A Rock Star with ¡Explora! Thursday, June 21: 3-4pm San Pedro Library
Students use microscopes to discover types of rocks, model the rock cycle and perform a series of tests to unearth a mystery mineral. For ages 9 to 12. Registration required.
Comm Cowboy Days Music and Brews Nite Thursday, June 21: 5-9pm Wildlife West
An eclectic evening of music, beer, food, entertainment and contests celebrating the cowboy days of yesteryear.
Learn Artist at Work Thursday, June 21: 6-8pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Artist demonstrations that highlight a diverse range of contemporary jewelers in N.M.
Food Bourbon and Bites Thursday, June 21: 7pm Zinc Wine Bar & Bistro
Alternative to the more formal winery dinners featuring multiple courses with wines or cocktails.
Food Vintage Albuquerque Wine and Food Fiesta Friday, June 22: 6-2pm Los Poblanos Historic Inn & Organic Farm
A collection of colorful events over four days, with dinners, seminars, galas, auctions, tastings and more, benefiting kids. Runs through 6/24.
• Steve Roach Concert 8.4.2018