V.20 No.22 | 6/2/2011
Sergio Salvador salvadorphoto.com Locovore Five Star Burgers Meat that’s bloody well done Last week I explained the new direction this review column is taking, including the fact that I’ll no longer be eating or writing about mystery meat. There are many shades of mystery, and this simple-sounding mandate was tested numerous times during my first attempt to follow it at Five Star Burgers—with tasty results. Kids Kids Rock Geology Class Saturday, Dec 15: 10-11am Mama's Minerals
Kids learn basic concepts of geologic time, the rock cycle and types of rocks while they learn about beautiful crystals, minerals, fossils and stones. Reservations required.
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.
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.
Wellness Contra Dance Saturday, Dec 15: 7-10pm Albuquerque Square Dance Center
N.M. Folk Music and Dance Society holds a contra dance with live music by Albuquerque Megaband and caller TBA.
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.