July 2017

What’s Going On? – Santa Fe – July 2017


July 4–8

Hands for Land Community Art Workshop

Make art with local artists at two free interactive workshops. 7/4, 3–6 pm at Mercado del Aur, 6009 Jaguar Dr.; 7/5, 3–6 pm at sf farmers’ market, 1607 Paseo de Peralta. Artwork will be auctioned at community celebration fundraiser on 7/8, 11 am–2 pm at the Railyard community room. Proceeds benefit Earth Care Community Garden. Sponsored by Creative Activist Network. Http://earthcare.nationbuilder.com


July 5–August 25

Santa Fe Bandstand

Santa fe plaza

Live performances. Free. Santafebandstand.org/


July 7, 125 pm; July 8, 9 am2 pm

Well Water Testing

Pojoaque valley high school gym

1574 nm-502

Sf County NMED and NMDOH are offering free water tests for Pojoaque basin residents inSF County with private wells serving homes not connected to a public water utility. 505.986.2426, http://nmtracking.org/water


July 8, 10 am12 pm

SF Citizens’ Climate Lobby

Lafarge library, 1730 llano st.

Monthly meeting of group working for climate change solutions that bridge the partisan divide. Https://citizensclimatelobby.org/chapters/nm_santa_fe/


July 8, 68 pm

Earth Care Summer Celebration

Zona del sol building across from southside library

Community gathering. Music, fun and bbq. Celebration youth leaders and installation of four season mural. 505.983.6896, info@earthcare.org, rsvp: www.facebook.com/events/1027033390766290/?active_tab=about


July 9, 15 pm

3ho Sikhs

Santa fe plaza

“45 years of healthy, happy, holy living in the land of enchantment.” Yoga, live music, children’s and folk-dance performance, and interactive class, plus family-friendly activities. Free.


July 10–21

Reading is Magic

Sf school for the arts

A free literacy camp for rising 2nd to 4th graders referred by their sf public school teachers. Free. 505.920.9709, santafeschool@aol.com


July 13–16

Art Santa Fe

Sf convention center

Juried contemporary art from around the world, special events and entertainment. Exhibitors include galleries, art publishers and studio artists from the sf area, across the U.S. and around the world. 7/13 preview party: 5–9 pm. 7/14–15, 11 am–8 pm. 7/16, 11 am–5 pm. $20/$25/$100. Students/seniors: $10/$15. Artsantafe.com


July 14, 5 pm application deadline

Collaborative Arts Marketing Program

Funding offered for citywide, multi-partner arts events advertising and promotion of tourist-related attractions, facilities and events, specifically related to nonprofit art and performing arts activities in SF taking place Oct. 2017 to June 30, 2018. 505.955.6707, www.santafenm.gov/funding_programs


July 14–16

2017 International Folk Art Market

Museum hill

More than 150 master artists from 54 countries. The festival celebrates and preserves living folk art traditions and supports the work of artists serving as entrepreneurs and catalysts for social change. 6/13, 6–8:45 pm: artist procession on the SF Plaza. 505.992.7600, askus@folkartalliance.org, www.folkartalliance.org


July 15, 8 am5 pm

Advancing Tribal Healthcare Conference

Buffalo thunder resort

Designed to assist tribes and IHS in providing local training pertinent to their facilities and communities. $400. Owlsprings@gmail.com, http://buytickets.at/athc/77693


July 16, 46 pm

Charles Carillo

Collected works books

202 galisteo st.

Artist reception and book signing with the award-winning santero.


July 18, 24, 12:10–4:45 pm

Behind Adobe Walls Home & Garden Tours

Local residences

Bus departs from hotel sf. $75. 800.283.0122, terry@westwindtravel.net


July 19–23

Wellness in a Culture of Addiction

New earth institute of southwestern college

36th annual transformation and healing conference. 505.471.5756, conference@swc.edu, www.swc.edu


July 19aug. 13

Hipco Summer Series

Hipco santa fe, 100 s. Polo dr.

Equestrian shows and competitions, art exhibitions. Www.hipicosantafe.com


July 21, 7:30 pm

Platinum Music Awards

The lensic

Honoring Arlen Asher, Fernando Cellicion, Bill and Bonnie Hearne, Al Hurricane, Dale Kempter and Catherine Oppenheimer. $25–$100. 505.988.1234, ticketssantafe.org


July 23, 5 pm

Mesa Prieta Petroglyph Project Fundraiser

Scottish rite center

Premiere of Love Letter to Frida by Nacha Mendez, with cello and violins. Hors d’oeuvres, silent auction. $35 adv./$40 at the door. 505.852.1351, admin@mesaprietapetroglyphs.org


July 24–26

Integrating Spirituality, Mindfulness & Compassion In Mental Health And Addiction

Eldorado hotel

28th SF conference. Focus on trauma treatment, mindfulness and psychotherapy, spirituality and recovery, brain science and addictions, experiential and expressive therapies. Presented by U.S. Journal Training, Inc. And the Institute for Integral Development. Www.usjt.com


July 2930, 8 am5 pm

Traditional Spanish Market

Santa fe plaza

Over 250 Spanish Colonial artists. Woodcarving, tinwork, colcha, hide painting, retablos, straw applique, furniture and furnishings, weaving, jewelry filigree, pottery and ironwork. 7/26, 5:30 pm artists reception at Elks Lodge. Tickets: $25 adv. Sfhccnm.org. 7/28 preview at El Museo Cultural at the Railyard. Spanishcolonial.org


July 2930, 8 am5 pm

Contemporary Hispanic Market

Lincoln avenue

More than 130 artists’ booths. Contemporaryhispanicmarketinc.com


July 31aug. 4


Sfcc, 6401 richards ave.

Hands-on artisan spirulina algae farming and intro to aquaponics course. $1,600 includes training, materials and meals. Nic@apogeespirulina.com, www.apogeespirulina.com/workshop-july-31-aug-4/


Aug. 4–6

Qigong and Conscious Aging Conference

Wisdom healing qigong center

Galisteo, nm

Presenters include Dr. Judith Orloff, Father Richard Rohr, Joan Borysenko, Andrew Harvey, Dr. Gregory Shushan, Master Mingtong Gu, George and Sedena Cappannelli, Nathan Crane and others. 505.470.6295, sedena@agenation.com, www.chicenter.com


Through feb. 11, 2018

Voices of Counterculture in the Southwest

Nm history museum, sf plaza

Exhibit spans the 1960s and ’70s exploring the influx of young people to NM and the collision of cultures. Archival footage, oral histories, photography, ephemera and artifacts. Curated by Jack Loeffler and Meredith Davidson. Http://nmhistorymuseum.org/calendar.php?


Sundays, 10 am-4 pm

Railyard Artisan Market

Farmers’ market pavilion

1607 paseo de peralta

Local artists, textiles, jewelry, ceramics, live music. 505.983.4098, francesca@santafefarmersmarket.com, artmarketsantafe.com


Sundays, 11 am

Journey Santa Fe Conversations

Collected works books

202 galisteo st.

7/2: Janie Chodash on her book Wild Lives–Leading Conservationists on the Animals and Planet They Love. With the NM Wilderness Alliance. 7/9: A Tale of Two Cities: Inequity and Segregation in SF and What You Can Do About It with Paul Gibson of Retake Our Democracy and Tomas Rivera of Chainbreaker Collective. 7/16: A Look Behind the Scenes of the SF intl. Folk Art Market with CEO Jeff Snell and Kim Meredith, publisher of Stanford Social Innovation Review. 7/23: Addressing Climate Change With Bold Solutions, with Mariel Nanasi, Exec. Dir., New Energy Economy. 7/30: Creativity for Peace Director Dottie Indyke with Israeli and Palestinian young women summer program students. Hosts: Alan Webber and Bill Dupuy. Free. Www.journeysantafe.com



Poeh Cultural Center & Museum

78 cities of gold rd

Pueblo of pojoaque

In t’owa vi sae’we: the people’s pottery. Tewa pottery from the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian. Nah poeh meng: 1,600-sq.-ft. Core installation highlighting the works of Pueblo artists and Pueblo history. Poehcenter.org



El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe

555 cam. De la familia

Rotating exhibits, community programs and performances designed to preserve Hispanic culture. Elmuseocultural.org


Tues., Sat., 7 am-1 pm; Weds., 37 pm

SF Farmers’ Market

1607 paseo de peralta (& guadalupe)

Tues., 36 pm: Plaza Contenta

 6009 jaguar dr.

Northern NMnm farmers & ranchers offer fresh greenhouse tomatoes, greens, root veggies, cheese, teas, herbs, spices, honey, baked goods, body care products and much more. Santafefarmersmarket.com


Weds., 68 pm

St. Johns Music on the Hill

St. John’s college athletic field

Free family-friendly concert series. Picnic and enjoy live music.



Santa Fe Children’s Museum

1050 old pecos trail

Interactive exhibits and activities. 505.989.8359, santafechildrensmuseum.org


Sat., 8 am4 pm

Randall Davey Audubon Center

1800 upper canyon rd.

Striking landscapes and wildlife. Bird walks, hikes, tours of the Randall Davey home. 505.983.4609, http://nm.audubon.org/landingcenter-chapters/visiting-randall-davey-audubon-center-sanctuary



Santa Fe Botanical Garden

715 cam. Lejo, museum hill

Living museum on 14 acres. Ojos y manos, orchard gardens, the courtyard gardens and the arroyo trails. Santafebotanicalgarden.org


Sustainable Growth Management Plan for Santa Fe County

Hard copies $70, CDs $2. Contact Melissa Holmes, 505.995.2717 or msholmes@santafecounty.org. The sgmp is also available on the county website: www.santafecounty.org/growth_management/sgmp and can be reviewed at sf public libraries and the county administrative building, 102 Grant Ave.



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