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NMSU to host state sustainable agriculture conference in Los Lunas Dec. 13

 

 

LOS LUNAS – Guar, guayule, canola and papa criolla potatoes could be potential crops for New Mexico farmers.

Finding alternative crops that will help agricultural producers be sustainable is one of the goals of New Mexico State University’s College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences research.

Research on guar, canola and the South American papa criolla potatoes will be among the presentations at the New Mexico Sustainable Agriculture Conference Wednesday, Dec. 13.

Enhancing farmer sustainability is the theme of the conference that will be from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the University of New Mexico-Valencia Campus, 280 La Entrada Road, Los Lunas.

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Fourth Annual Pueblo Film Fest

November 17 – 19 at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

Experience the only film festival in the country devoted to the work of Pueblo filmmakers and actors, as well as to films that explore the Pueblo experience! The weekend includes film screenings, presentations, and discussions with renowned Pueblo filmmakers. This year we’ll show a mix of classic Native-made movies as well as new work, and even host interactive workshops and a casting call! Everyone is invited to come be entertained, learn what’s happening in the film world, and forge new connections with those in the industry.

Suggested donation of $10 for admission.

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Journey Santa Fe: Progress Report on Public Banking

Journey Santa Fe sponsors Sunday morning gatherings of progressive thinkers who explore, through presentations, issues that influence our daily lives and the lives of future generations. All conversations are FREE and OPEN to the public and take place at 11 am at Collected Works Bookstore & Iconik Coffee House (202 Galisteo St. in Santa Fe, NM).

November 12, 2017 – Sunday, 11 am

Progress Report on Public Banking: With DAVID BUCHHOLTZ, Chair of SF Public Banking TF, and RENEE VILLARREAL, City Councilor for District 1 Journey Hosts: Alan Webber & Bill Dupuy

David Buchholtz, well-known New Mexico bond counsel and chair of the More >

Drop off your household hazardous waste and electronic waste for free at BuRRT Nov. 11

The Santa Fe Solid Waste Management Agency and Keep Santa Fe Beautiful are supporting America Recycles Day by hosting an HHW and E-Waste Amnesty Day on Saturday, Nov.  11 from 9 am to 1 pm at the Buckman Road Recycling and Transfer Station (BuRRT). The Agency and KSFB are encouraging City and County residents to recycle their household hazardous waste (HHW) and electronic waste at no charge. Examples of HHW include:  Motor Oil & Antifreeze  Paints, Stains Varnishes, Lacquers & Thinners  Pesticides & Herbicides  Cleaning Products  Aerosol Cans  Rechargeable Batteries  Fluorescent Light Bulbs More >

Journey Santa Fe: William Smith, SF Community Foundation (And don’t forget time change)

Journey Santa Fe sponsors Sunday morning gatherings of progressive thinkers who explore, through presentations, issues that influence our daily lives and the lives of future generations. All conversations are FREE and OPEN to the public and take place at 11 am at Collected Works Bookstore & Iconik Coffee House (202 Galisteo St. in Santa Fe, NM).

 

November 5, 2017 – Sunday, 11 am

Daylight Savings Ends November 5th. Remember to set your clocks.

 

WILLIAM SMITH, President and CEO of the Santa Fe Community Foundation (SFCF) Will Talk About the Exciting Directions That the Community Foundation is Now Taking. Journey Hosts:  Alan Webber & Bill More >

Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) To Hold Annual Open House Nov. 6

 

SANTA FE, NM: October 24, 2017. The Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) will be holding an Open House on Monday November 6, 2017 from 2:00 pm until 6:00 pm. The campus is located at 83 Avan Nu Po Road, eight minutes from the intersection of Rodeo Road and Richards Avenue, on the south side of Santa Fe. For directions and a map of the campus, click here.

Exhibitions, demonstrations, and ceremonies will be the order of the day, with open studios and classrooms – plus a Bronze Pour – a sight not often seen by those outside of the art More >

Journey Santa Fe: Denise Fort Will Discuss the Attack On Our Environment

Journey Santa Fe sponsors Sunday morning gatherings of progressive thinkers who explore, through presentations, issues that influence our daily lives and the lives of future generations. All conversations are FREE and OPEN to the public and take place at 11 am at Collected Works Bookstore & Iconik Coffee House (202 Galisteo St. in Santa Fe, NM).

 

October 22, 2017 – Sunday, 11 am

DENISE FORT Will Discuss the Attack On Our Environment: What the President and Congress are Doing and What We Can Do About It Journey Hosts: Alan Webber & Bill Dupuy

 

With each passing day, we witness a stream of depressing More >

Race and Ethnicity: Free Lecture on The Origins of Hispano Identity in New Mexico

 

 

Pecos, NM: – Pecos National Historical Park will honor National Hispanic Heritage Month with a free lecture by Dr. Adrian Bustamante on Saturday, October 21st titled “Race and Ethnicity: The Origins of Hispano Identity in New Mexico”. Dr. Bustamante will explore why multiple ascribed and self-ascribed ethnic terms such as Hispano, Mejicano Spanish American, etc, are used to describe descendants of colonial settlers in New Mexico.  The presentation will take place in the Kiva Theater at the Visitor Center at 1:00 p.m. on Oct. 21.

 

Adrian H. Bustamante was born in Pecos, New Mexico and raised in Santa Fe where his mother’s More >

New Buffalo and Beyond

Gallery talk with Iris Keltz October 14, 2017 12:00 PM

01:30 PM New Mexico History Museum

Join the New Mexico History Museum every second Saturday of the month from June-February for a presentation and conversation-style gallery talk in conjunction with the current exhibit, Voices of Counterculture in the Southwest.

Iris Keltz, author of Scrapbook of a Taos Hippie, shares stories of living at New Buffalo and in the Taos area during the countercultural era.

“The whole name of New Buffalo means the buffalo sustained the Indians for many years and this is New Buffalo. We were going to be sustained by the More >

Journey Santa Fe: Economics of Happiness Conference

Journey Santa Fe sponsors Sunday morning gatherings of progressive thinkers who explore, through presentations, issues that influence our daily lives and the lives of future generations. All conversations are FREE and OPEN to the public and take place at 11 am at Collected Works Bookstore & Iconik Coffee House (202 Galisteo St. in Santa Fe, NM).

 

October 8, 2017 – Sunday, 11 am

ANN FILEMYR, Vice President and Dean at Southwestern College, and NATE DOWNEY, President of PermaDesign, Will Forecast the Upcoming Economics of Happiness Conference (Oct. 12-14) Journey Hosts: Alan Webber & James Burbank

 

The Economics of Happiness Conference to occur at More >

Journey Santa Fe: A Conversation With Maggie Toulouse Oliver, New Mexico Secretary of State

Journey Santa Fe sponsors Sunday morning gatherings of progressive thinkers who explore, through presentations, issues that influence our daily lives and the lives of future generations. All conversations are FREE and OPEN to the public and take place at 11 am at Collected Works Bookstore & Iconik Coffee House (202 Galisteo St. in Santa Fe, NM).

 

October 1, 2017 – Sunday, 11 am

A Conversation With MAGGIE TOULOUSE OLIVER, New Mexico Secretary of State, On Her Long-Term Efforts to Work for Government Transparency and Ethics Journey Hosts: Alan Webber & Bill Dupuy

Replacing the ill-fated Dianna Duran, who faced criminal charges, Toulouse Oliver More >

Journey Santa Fe: Challenges and Economic Trends Key to the City’s Future Success, With Matthew Brown

Journey Santa Fe sponsors Sunday morning gatherings of progressive thinkers who explore, through presentations, issues that influence our daily lives and the lives of future generations. All conversations are FREE and OPEN to the public and take place at 11 am at Collected Works Bookstore & Iconik Coffee House (202 Galisteo St. in Santa Fe, NM).

 

September 24, 2017 – Sunday, 11 am

MATTHEW BROWN, Director of Economic Development, Santa Fe, Will Discuss the Challenges and Economic Trends Key to the City’s Future Success Journey Hosts: Alan Webber & Bill Dupuy

 

Brown combines a keen sense of strategy with a recognition of the More >

American Indian Community Day – Sept. 16

Join the Santa Fe Indian Center for the 7th Annual American Indian Community Day, 12-4pm at Ragle Park. Let’s share a meal and relax to the music of JJ Otero & Son of Hwéeldi. Enjoy traditional Native dances by the Laguna/Hopi Buffalo Dancers and contemporary style dances by Ria Thundercloud. Ojibwe drummer Nation Wright will get the crowd moving with round dance songs. 7th grader Nolan Hall, will share his spoken word poems, an acknowledgement to the strength he’s received to overcome bullying. You don’t want to miss 3HC, an amazing local group of breakdancers performing at 3pm! Free raffles More >

“Paint to Hike”: National Public Lands Day Service Project and Back-country Adventure

 

 

Pecos, NM: Pecos National Historical Park will celebrate the 22nd annual National Public Lands Day by hosting a special free event, “Paint to Hike” on Saturday, Sept. 30. Join us in giving back to Pecos by volunteering your time to paint fence posts.  In return, receive an afternoon of exploration into the seldom-seen back-country of Pecos National Historical Park and a coupon for fee-free entrance into one Federal public lands unit that charges an entrance fee. This opportunity is limited to 50 people and reservations are required.

 

“Paint to Hike” will begin Saturday, Sept. 30 at 8:30 am with volunteer registration and More >

Journey Santa Fe: A Conversation with Tony Anella, Past Co-Chair of the Aldo Leopold Centennial, and Founder of the Leopold Writing Program

Journey Santa Fe sponsors Sunday morning gatherings of progressive thinkers who explore, through presentations, issues that influence our daily lives and the lives of future generations. All conversations are FREE and OPEN to the public and take place at 11 am at Collected Works Bookstore & Iconik Coffee House (202 Galisteo St. in Santa Fe, NM).

 

September 10, 2017 – Sunday, 11 am

A Conversation with Tony Anella, Past Co-Chair of the Aldo Leopold Centennial, and Founder of the Leopold Writing Program Journey Hosts: James Burbank, Alan Webber & Bill Dupuy

 

TONY ANELLA, past co-chair of the Aldo Leopold Centennial and founder of More >

Enforcing the Broken Border: Two Attorneys General in Conversation

 

Join the Santa Fe Council on International Relations at 6:00 pm on Monday, Sept. 18 at La Posada, 330 E. Palace Ave., for an intimate conversation between two former attorneys general, describing their work in enforcing the border against the Mexican drug cartels. Terry Goddard (Ariz.) will talk about his work in, among other things, stopping the flow of laundered drug money into the U.S.; Gary King (N.M.) will discuss his work in training Mexican prosecutors to litigate the cartels.

While the news is dominated by federal responses to the U.S.-Mexico border–with heated discussion just now around a possible border wall–it More >

Sixth Annual Reaching for the Stars Reception Sept. 23

 

 

Join us for our Sixth Annual Reception Reaching for the Stars that supports our “Local Teen’s Dreams to Careers Program.” Come dance to the music of the Santa Fe Great Big Jazz Band at Stieren Hall at at our own Santa Fe Opera, Sept. 23. We are very proud of our auction treasures from renowned artists, retail stores, and adventurous experiences.

The Rising Stars process is designed to help today’s youth develop their personal leadership skills and begin to set goals and directions for their lives beginning at an earlier age. Leadership is essential in enabling teens to develop character, confidence, More >

Journey Santa Fe: Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) Santa Fe Chapter

Journey Santa Fe sponsors Sunday morning gatherings of progressive thinkers who explore, through presentations, issues that influence our daily lives and the lives of future generations. All conversations are FREE and OPEN to the public and take place at 11 am at Collected Works Bookstore & Iconik Coffee House (202 Galisteo St. in Santa Fe, NM).

 

September 3, 2017 – Sunday, 11 am

Ken Baumann and Cathy Garcia, co-chairs of the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) Santa Fe Chapter, On the Fastest-Growing Socialist Organization in the Country Journey Hosts: Alan Webber & Bill Depuy

How can we focus political and social action on More >

ABQ Center for Peace and Justice schedules Peace Day Forum and Block Party

A number of groups, including the Albuquerque Center4 for Peace and Justice, have scheduled a Peace Day Forum on Thursday, Sept. 21 from 5:30pm to 8pm (includes Frito Pie) and the Peace Day Block Party on Saturday, Sept. 23 from 3pm to 7pm (includes live music, poetry, dance, food trucks, face painting, drumming, social justice info tables). For more information call 505.268.9557. Sponsored by: Albuquerque Center for Peace and Justice, United Nations Association Albuquerque Chapter, UNM Peace Studies Program, Power Through Peace, Campaign Nonviolence NM, and NM Faith Coalition for Immigrant Justice.

Journey Santa Fe: Author Phil Connors On Fire Season—Field Notes From A Wilderness Look-Out

Journey Santa Fe sponsors Sunday morning gatherings of progressive thinkers who explore, through presentations, issues that influence our daily lives and the lives of future generations. All conversations are FREE and OPEN to the public and take place at 11 am at Collected Works Bookstore & Iconik Coffee House (202 Galisteo St. in Santa Fe, NM).

 

 

August 20, 2017 – Sunday, 11 am

Collected Works Bookstore & Iconik Coffeehouse

 

Author Phil Connors On Fire Season—Field Notes From A Wilderness Look-Out

With The NM Wilderness Alliance

Journey Hosts: Alan Webber & James Burbank

 

 

“In the tradition of Desert Solitaire and Shop Class as Soulcraft, a remarkable debut More >