- December 23, 2018
- December 25, 2018
- December 30, 2018
In the Gallery
“New Mexico Wildlife and Wildscapes” the art of Julia Cairns and L. Wren Walraven.
“Far Off the Path, Watercolors and Words” by Betsy James, author-illustrator of seventeen books for adults and children.
Both exhibits run through December 30.
- Yoga with a ViewYoga with a View
Time: 9:00 am
Yoga class at the Visitor Center, 30% of the $15 class fee is a donation to the Open Space Alliance at 9:00 am
- Winter Solstice MandalaWinter Solstice Mandala
Time: 10:30 am
at 10:30 am
- Magic of LightMagic of Light
Time: 12:30 pm
at 12:30 pm
- Circling Hands QigongCircling Hands Qigong
Time: 2:00 pm
at 2:00 pm
- Yoga with a ViewYoga with a View
In the Theatre
Snowbound: Animals in Winter
Gordon Buchanan, a wildlife cameraman used to filming in frigid lands around the globe, explains how creatures like the wolf, Arctic fox, bison, reindeer, lynx, weasel, polar bear, penguin, Weddell seal, and woolly bear caterpillar adapt to their surroundings or employ clever tactics to survive.
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Sunday, December 16 12:30pm – 2:00pm To celebrate the Winter Solstice, Regina Ress, as well as Scott and Johanna Hongell-Darsee, bring winter tales and songs from around the world to the City of Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center (OSVC). As … Continue reading
Sunday, December 16 10:30am – 12:00pm The Solstice Seed Mandala creation is an annual community art-making event to celebrate the coming of the winter season. The seeds of the mandala serve to feed migratory songbirds and the mandala remains in … Continue reading
Saturday, December 15 9:00am – 12:30pm Join the Open Space Community and help us protect our City’s vital natural resources. Trail Watch Volunteers (TWV) are the eyes and ears of the Open Space Division, reporting wildlife and visitor activities, maintenance … Continue reading
Saturday, December 1 10:00am – 12:00pm Join artist Lynnette Rizek for a workshop using the art of “encaustics” (natural pigments mixed with hot wax) to decorate holiday ornaments. Limit 8 people. Please note that there is a $10.00 materials fee … Continue reading
Saturday, November 24 9:30am – 12:00pm Home composting is recycling that produces a useful soil conditioner. Basic composting science will be presented with a special focus on useful practices for a high desert climate. A variety of home composting … Continue reading
Saturday November 17 1:00pm – 3:00pm Art and writing begin with our experience of the world. Join artist and author Betsy James for a workshop on how our journeys—short or long, in the back yard or on the other side … Continue reading
Sunday, November 11 12:00pm – 3:00pm Church of My Heart is a collection of the writings and meditations of Debra Giomi about the sacred site of the Petroglyph National Monument and other sacred sites. Debra had many profoundly spiritual experiences … Continue reading
Saturday, November 10 2:00pm – 4:00pm The Open Space Visitor Center presents an opening reception for New Mexico Wildlife and Wildscapes, the Art of Julia Cairns and L. Wren Walraven. L. Wren Walraven has received a BFA from Ohio University, … Continue reading
Saturday, November 10 9:00am – 5:00pm The Open Space Visitor Center (OSVC) invites the citizens of Albuquerque to help us welcome the Sandhill cranes back to their winter habitat along the Middle Rio Grande river valley with this annual family-friendly … Continue reading