RAW FOODS CLASS for kids -------> http://www.tasteofraw.net/ "Rockin, Rolling, and Raw Kids" Sunday, June 12th, 2011 10:00-11:30 am $25 This is a rockin' kids class creating good eats for all using fruits, veggies, nuts and seeds. Its time to make food healthy, fun and creative for kids and adults alike. Recipes go home with the kids and parents can help if they're lucky!
Comfort in Wilderness for Children ----> registration required
June 7th – 10th, 9am to 12 noon
Cost: $25 a day; limit 15 student per day This training is designed to allow students to develop a sense of confidence in wild places. Plants, insects and animals have many stories to tell. Simply knowing these entities are present in each and every landscape or cityscape can bring one to an understanding of the important roles they play in the web of life. Not fearing these things will bestow a sense of peace to ones life for a lifetime.
OPEN SPACE VISITOR CENTER 6500 Coors Blvd NW between Montano & Paseo del Norte at the end of Bosque Meadows Rd Tuesday – Sunday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm 505-897-8831 http://www.cabq.gov/openspace
Jun 18 – TWA Canyon, Martin 404 wreck Jul 16 – Bear Canyon, A-17 wreck Aug 13 – Hondo Canyon, Piper Commanche wreck Sep 5 – Tecolote Canyon, 19th Century Smelter Ruins Oct 1 – tentative 4-hour hike down the La Luz; ride the chair lift to peak http://www.sandiapeak.com/index.php?page=events-calendar-2 Oct 15 – Tres Pistoles, Cessna 210 Centurion wreck
Mark Burton 971-2053 pager firstname.lastname@example.org
ABQ's Best to Play Blues on the Balloon Museum Lawn-Pack a Picnic and Enjoy the Views!
ALBUQUERQUE NM-Albuquerque's spectacular Balloon Museum is turning into the "Blueseum" on Sunday, June 12th from 1 - 6 p.m. when a great lineup of Albuquerque's best blues bands bring soulful sounds to the great outdoors. This great afternoon blues festival is sponsored by the weekly Alibi.
Bluseum posterRelax on the Balloon Museum's expansive lawn with its incredible view of the Sandia Mountains and listen to a great afternoon of blues performed by talented local artists.
Bring chairs and blankets and settle in for an afternoon of great music. Pack a picnic, or enjoy tasty treats from the local vendors offering delicious food and beverages for purchase.
Tickets for the event are just $10 per person, and children under 5 get in free. Tickets are available at http://www.holdmyticket.com or at the box office at 112 - 2nd Street SW. For more information please call 505-768-3556 or 311.
Blues at the Blueseum is presented by the Cultural Services Department, City of Albuquerque, Richard J. Berry, Mayor. For more details on other special events planned for the 2011 Summer Season, please visit http://www.cabq.gov/cultural-services or call 505-768-3556 or 331. TTY users call 711.
Saturday, June 11 08:30 PM - 10:00 PM Manzano Mountains
The park goes Batty! Bats comprise one quarter of the world's total number of mammal species. There are many misconceptions that portray bats as scary and fearsome creatures. But bats play an important ecological role by helping with seed dispersal, pest control and pollination. Without bats, the world as we know it would be very different. In this entertaining presentation, we will separate fact from fiction and share tips to help you be a good bat neighbor.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee Contact: Park staff 505-847-2820
Saturday, June 25-Sunday, June 26 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM Hyde Memorial
Great American Backyard Campout Join Hyde Memorial State Park, REI, and the National Wildlife Federation for the Great American Backyard Campout. Create lasting memories by connecting with family and friends in the great oudoors. It's something simple you can do to promote happier, healthier kids.
Fees: Regular Entrance Fee Contact: Stefan Conkle 505-983-7175
Saturday, June 4-Sunday, August 28 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM OR 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Guided Tours of the Grounds Join us for a tour of the Memorial grounds and learn interesting facts about this beautiful place. You'll hear about the chapel; the founder, Doc Westphall and our marvelous Huey.
Fees: No Entrance Fee Contact: Kate German 575-377-2293
June 3 & 4: Summer ABQ LIBRARY Reading Program Kickoff!
Check with your branch to find out what events are planned to celebrate the kickoff of the 2011 Summer Reading program. Also also see our schedule of Summer Reading events!pdf We have a events every week for kids, teens and adults:
Come celebrate the largest rodent in North America (the BEAVER) this Saturday (4/25/2011) at Bosque School. Partnering with Animal Protection of New Mexico and Riversource, BEMP will be hosting beaver fun and a FREE pizza lunch! Location: Bosque School - 4000 Learning Road, NW - Albuquerque Time: 9:00-12:30 (free Pizza lunch included),
please RSVP Activities: bosque animal adaptations, beaver habitat survey, native tree wrapping Contact: Kimi Scheerer - email@example.com; 505.898.6388 ext. 128