March 2014

What’s Going On? – Albuquerque – March 2014


March 5-7, 8 am-5 pm

3rd International Meeting on Indigenous Women’s Health

Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town

Healthy Generations: Integrating Traditions and Science to promote well-being. An opportunity for physicians, midwives, nurses, community providers and others who work with indigenous women to share, support, network, learn and build partnerships to improve the health of indigenous women and their families. 505.272.3942,,


March 5, 9:30-11 am

Home Composting Basics

North Valley Senior Center, 3825 4th St. NW

Learn the science, materials and methods of drought-proofing your garden soil in order to grow vegetables, fruit and berries. Free. Composting classes at other locations on 3/6, 3/8, 3/20 ($7), 3/27. More >

What’s Going On? – Santa Fe – March 2014


Through March 16, 2014

Cowboys Real and Imagined

NM History Museum

This exhibit explores NM’s contribution to the cowboys of both myth and reality from the 1600s to the present day.


Through April 1, 10 am-5 pm

Heartbeat – Music of the Southwest

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

A celebration of sight, sound and activity for visitors of all ages. Over 100 objects relating to Southwestern Native music and dance are featured. 505.476.1250,


March 1-2: Workshop; March 3-4: Tour

Finding Our Creative Spirit: Dreaming Awake

SF Community Convention Center

Contemporary expression of practical wisdom of the seer of ancient Mexico.” Workshop on Carlos Castaneda’s Tensegrity taught by his direct More >

What’s Going On? – Española – March 2014


March 13, 8:30 am-5 pm

Workshop: Soil Food Web and Compost Tea Technology

NNMC Main Administration Building, 921 Paseo de Oñate, Española, NM

Presentation by Dr. Elaine Ingham. (See newsbite, page37) $99. 505.819, 3828,


March 14, 5-7 pm

Opening Reception

Northern NM Regional Art Center, Española Plaza

Exhibit by Río Rancho artists Jean Kempinsky and Dick Overfield. Through 4/11.


March 15

3rd Annual Conference: Increasing NM Small Farm Production, and Food Crop Aggregation for Local Markets

San Pedro Community Center, Española, NM

Presented by the Río Arriba County Food & Agriculture Council and co-sponsors. (See newsbite, pg. 25)


March 22

Walk Against Bullying

Sponsored by the Española Fiesta Council and the Crisis Center More >

What’s Going On? – Here & There – March 2014


Through March 28, M-F, 9 am-5 pm

Contemporary Handwoven Art Exhibition

Taos Town Hall, 400 Camino de las Placita, Taos, NM

Taos Arts Council and Weaving Southwest present a weaving and tapestry exhibition featuring more than 18 northern NM fiber artists. The show is funded in part by NM Arts, a division of the Dept. of Cultural Affairs and the NEA. 575.779.8579,,,


March 3-7

Stop Violence Against Native Women

Hyatt Regency Tamaya, Santa Ana Pueblo, NM

40-hour advocacy training. The Coalition to Stop Violence Against Native Women: 505.243.9199,


March 3, 6:30-8 pm

Local Food Summit

Denver, Colorado

Mile High Business Alliance presents this 2nd annual summit focused More >