November 2017

What’s Going On? – Albuquerque – November 2017


Nov. 4, 6:30–8 pm, Nov. 5, 1–4 pm

2017 New Mexico Filmmakers Showcase Awards

NHCC Bank of America Theater, 1701 4th  St. SW

11/4, Ceremony, panel discussion with winners. 11/5: Free screening of winning films. 505.476.5604,,


Nov. 4, 12:30–2:30 pm

Healthy Writing, Healthy You

New Life Presbyterian Church, 5540 Eubank NE

Integrating mind, body and soul through writing, yoga and Ayurveda. All levels welcome. $20/$30.


Nov. 4, 2–5 pm

Nm Interfaith Power and Light Fall Gathering

Central Methodist Church, 201 University Blvd. NE

“Generations Caring for the Earth Together” Guest speakers: Lyla June Johnston and Pat McCabe. 2017 SEED and SPROUT awardees. Free.,


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.


Nov. 9, 8:30 am–6:30 pm; Nov. 10, 8:30 am–4 pm

Statewide Environmental Literacy Summit

Sandia Mountain Natural History Center, Cedar Crest

Bringing educators outdoors for professional development. Presentations, breakout sessions, awards ceremony. $50–$95. Presented by the Environmental Education Association. 505.859.3366,,


Nov. 10, 1:30–3:30 pm

Green Jobs Fair

Amy Biehl High School, 123 4th St. SW

Organizations and companies in the private, nonprofit and governmental sectors will represent work relevant to sustainability, environmental services, renewable energy and more. 765.748.8060 or


Nov. 10–12

Indigenous Comic Con

Isleta Resort

Native and indigenous creators, illustrators, writers, designers, actors and producers of comic books, graphic novels, games, sci-fi, fantasy, film & television.


Nov. 11, 9 am–4 pm

Pueblo Fiber Arts Show & Sale

IPCC, 2401 12th NW

7th annual. Coordinated by the Pueblo Fiber Arts Guild. 24 artists showcase weaving, embroidery, spinning, knitting, crochet, sewing, basketry. Free. 505.843.7270,


Through Nov. 11


516 Arts, 516 Central SW

Exhibition at the intersection of art and science, featuring 21 artists from around the world, emphasizing the importance of bees and other pollinators. 505.247.1445,


Through Nov. 11

Long Environmentalism in the Near North

UNM Art Museum, 1 University of New Mexico

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


Nov. 15, 6:30–8:30 pm

In Our Language

IPCC, 2401 12th NW

Indigenous Power, Poetry and Music. With Radmilla Cody, Lyla June Johnston, Frank Waln and Tanaya Winder. Part of the KCLC Native Languages Symposium. A fundraiser for the Keres Children’s Learning Center. $10 suggested donation. Registration:


Nov. 15–17

Quivira Coalition Conference

Embassy Suites Hotel

“Ranching and Farming at the Radical Center.” Conference will bring together thought leaders, agrarian innovators and land stewards. Plenary presentations, roundtable discussions and networking. Post-conference activities and workshops. Discounted rates to beginning ranchers, farmers and students.


Nov. 16, 2–4 pm

Cooperative Catalyst Meeting

Hispano Chamber, 1309 4th St. SW

Resources for organizations and individuals interested in cooperatives plus support for existing cooperatives.,


Nov. 17–19

4th Annual Pueblo Film Fest

IPCC, 2401 12th NW

The only film fest in the country devoted to the work of Pueblo filmmakers. Screenings, presentations and discussions. 505.843-7270,


Nov. 23, 9 am

Turkey Trek 5k Run/Fitness Walk + Kids 1k

Benefit to support Horizons ABQ, academic achievement program for low-income public school students.


Dec. 13–14

State Water Planning Town Hall

“Advancing NM’s Water Future.” Opportunity for the public to help develop policy priorities for the State Water Plan. Presented by NM First. 505.225.2140,



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


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,


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:




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