Alibi V.25 No.15 • April 14-20, 2016
Opinion Why, That’s Outrageous! Petulance and outrage are never enchanting In a world that has lifted human discourse past conversation and into a realm of anonymous emoticons, it should be our duty to rehumanize our interactions.
Robert Maestas Newscity The Center on Law and Poverty wants an independent monitor brought in to bring the Human Services Department into full compliance with a 1990 consent decree. Plus Santa Fe bans any non-essential official city travel to North Carolina and Mississippi.
Odds & Ends Funny because someone else’s beer could have been tragically damaged in a collision.
A reader writes about Donald Trump.
Kids Storytime at the Museum Tuesday, Feb 25: 10-11am New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
Hear stories about gardening and composting and learn about compostable items. Then, take a walk through the Kiwanis Learning Garden to see composting in action. For ages 0 to 10.
Wellness Chronic Illness Support Group Tuesday, Feb 25: 4:30-5:30pm Metropolitan Community Church
People of all diagnoses share their personal experiences and feelings, learn coping strategies and gain the support of a community that can relate.
Wellness Rise of the Goddess Burlesque Class Tuesday, Feb 25: 7:30-8:30pm Alley Kats Tap Company
Learn the art of tease from leading members of the local burlesque scene. Topics change weekly and are for both new and experienced performers of all backgrounds. Pre-registration recommended.
Kids STEM Labs Thursday, Feb 27: 3:45-4:45pm South Valley Public Library
Program activities provide hands-on and minds-on lessons for kids including activities where these fields are both fun and interesting.
Wellness The Art of Energy Work Friday, Feb 28: 5-6pm Mama's Minerals
Learn the history of chakras and how to heal imbalances in the chakra systems. Also take home seven chakra stones. Registration required.
Comm The American Advertising Awards Saturday, Feb 29: 6-10pm Sheraton Uptown Hotel
Celebrating the industry’s largest and most representative competition, recognizing and rewarding creative excellence in advertising throughout the state.
Learn Preparing for Data Collection Tuesday, March 3: 9am United Way of Central New Mexico
Learn about the different methods to plan your data collection protocol and understand the benefits and costs of data collection methods, including assessments, surveys, interviews and more.