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. Learn Traditional Medicine Without Borders Thursday, July 19: 8:10am-12:40pm University of New Mexico
Healers from N.M. and Mexico provide information on the history, traditions, rituals, herbs and remedies of Curanderismo, a folk healing tradition.
Kids Play the Harmonica with Kevin Kinane Thursday, July 19: 2-3pm Juan Tabo Public Library
Get a free harmonica and everything needed to get started on the path to mastering this fun and easy instrument. For ages 13 to 17. Registration required.
Kids CD Scratch Art Thursday, July 19: 3-4pm Los Griegos Library
Give scratched up CDs a new life with a little paint and some creativity. Make a masterpiece. For ages 13 to 17. Registration required.
Art Trajectory Thursday, July 19: 5-8pm Ghostwolf Gallery
Sean Paul Gallegos' innovative 3D pieces transform everyday items from the trash into objects of cultural significance. Runs through 7/31.
Image via Pixabay Kids The Science of Sound Friday, July 20: 3-4pm Lomas-Tramway Public Library
Learn about the science of recorded sounds. Record a voice straight to vinyl with a restored record cutter and make a record player from paper and a cactus needle. For ages 13 to 17.
Art Borders Boundaries and Limits Friday, July 20: 5-8pm Remarque: New Grounds Print Workshop
Hand-printed photographic imagery using alternative processes such as photopolymer intaglio, cyanotype or carbon; basically, any alternative to straight digital printing. Runs through 7/28.
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