July 2017

What’s Going On? – Albuquerque – July 2017


July 8, 10 am12 pm

Abq Citizens’ Climate Lobby

Edna Fergusson Library

3700 San Mateo Ne

Monthly meeting of group working for climate change solutions that bridge the partisan divide. Lisas.ccl@gmail.com,  https://citizensclimatelobby.org/chapters/nm_albuquerque/


July 9, 911 am

Seasons of Growth Gardening Class

Indian pueblo cultural center

2401 12th nw

Resilience garden session checking each plant species’ health. $5 suggested donation. 11 am–12 pm: volunteer work. 505.843.7270, reservations: learn@indianpueblo.org


July 13, 6:309 pm

Voices Of The Barrio: Abq Slam Team

El chante: casa de cultura

804 park ave. Sw

Open mic music and poetry rooted in the uniqueness of nm culture and centered on community activism and social justice. The ABQ Slam Team is going to the nationals in Denver. Https://www.facebook.com/events/1299394766848707/


July 19, 10 am2 pm

Job Fair

Harrison middle school

3912 isleta sw

5th annual. Organized by sen. Michael padilla. 505.977.6247


July 19–23

NM Senior Olympics

2017 state Senior Olympic summer games. 575.622.9244, nmso@nmseniorolympics.org, www.nmseniorolympics.org


July 22, 5:309 pm

NM Film Foundation Summer Soiree

I-25 studios, 9201 pan american fwy. Ne

Annual event. Food, fun, art auction. Tickets: $60/$100 for 2/$25 students.  Www.nmfilmfoundation.org/2017-summer-soiree-fundraiser/ info/sponsorships: dirk@nmfilmfoundation.org


Aug. 3, 8:30 am7 pm

Diplomacy Begins Here Summit

Abq Convention Center and Hyatt Regency Downtown

Summit will focus on the creative economy, social entrepreneurship and indigenous entrepreneurship and explore the impact of innovation, culture and international relations on economic development. Cohosted by Global Ties ABQ and the Santa Fe Council for International Relations in association with the State Department. 505.888.1687, www.globaltiesabq.org


Through aug. 13

Birds Of A Feather Woven Together

Open space visitor center

6500 coors blvd. Ne

Tapestry artists of Las Areñas. Also Scribes 8 Exhibits: Trees: 505.897.8831, www.cabq.gov/openspace


Aug. 19, 10 am7 pm

Bosque Chile Festival

National hispanic cultural center

1701 4th st. Sw

Celebration of food, art and culture on the Río Grande. Entertainment, kids’ activities, demonstrations. Presented by Bernalillo County and the NHCC. $5/ages 5 and younger free. Www.nhccnm.org/event/bernalillo-county-nhcc-present-bosque-chile-festival/


September 22–23


Nhcc, 1701 4th st. Sw

Annual celebration of world music & culture. 20 performances by 17 acts from 5 continents on 3 stages. Tickets: 505.724.4771, www.globalquerque.org/tickets.html


Through September

We Are of This Place

Indian pueblo cultural center

2401 12th  st. Nw

The Pueblo story. A historical overview and contemporary artworks. Through July 2018: Long Ago: Pueblo People & Our Modern Environment, exploring cutting-edge sustainability issues. Multimedia exhibit links elders’ wisdom to modern relationship with the earth. Weekend native dances. Open daily. $8.40/$6.40/$5.40; 505.843.7270, indianpueblo.org


Through Nov. 5

Outstanding in his Field: San Ysidro

Nhcc art museum, 1701 4th st. Sw

Contemporary and traditional depictions of the patron saint of farmers & gardeners. More than 65 artists. $6/$5/16 & under free. Nationalhispaniccenter.org


Through nov. 11

Long Environmentalism In The Near North

Unm art museum, 1 university of nm

A collection of photos and writings by UNM professor Subhankar Banerjee. Closed Sundays and Mondays. Unmartmuseum.org


First Sundays

NM Museum Of Natural History

1801 mountain road

Museum admission is free to NM residents on the first Sunday of every month. 505.841.2800


Every Fri, Sat, 7–9 pm and Sun 13 pm

Summertime in Old Town Concerts

Abq old town, 303 romero st. Nw


Saturdays, 1 pm

Weekly docent-led tours

National hispanic cultural center

1701 4th st. Sw

Tours of different exhibits and themes in the art museum. $2-$3, free with museum admission. 505.246.2261, nhccnm.org


Paid Americorps terms

Young women and men ages 18–25 sought for seasonal, full-time conservation projects in Albuquerque-area wilderness starting in September. 575.751.1420, www.youthcorps.org


ABQ 2030 District

A voluntary collaboration of commercial property tenants, building managers, property owners and developers; real estate, energy, and building sector professionals, lenders, utility companies; and public stakeholders such as government agencies, nonprofits, community groups and grassroots organizers. Property partners share anonymous utility data and best practices. Professional partners provide expertise and services. Public partners support the initiative as it overlaps with their own missions. Info: albuquerque@2030districts.org



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