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WomenFest will feature visible artwork and stay new music

WomenFest will incorporate actions like studying yoga approaches. Melissa Begay and Tierra Candelaria show.
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SOCORRO – Socorro is recognised for its scientific research and for the Bosque del Apache Wildlife Refuge and its wonderful birding possibilities.

But the county also is household to an awesome range of artists, the two visual and musical (not to point out the fantastic Doing Arts Series operate by way of the university.)

NM Tech’s Women’s Thirty day period is highlighting some of that now, both equally in the month-prolonged artwork show at Macey Centre and for the afternoon WomenFest on Saturday, March 26 from 1-7 p.m. exterior Macey Heart.

A reception for the artists at the Macey Center show is slated for Friday, March 25 at 6 p.m., ahead of the PAS concert. The art show,  open up for viewing all thirty day period all through common business enterprise hours, attributes some very well-known artists which include Skeeter Leard and Sharon Fullingim, some specialist artists who have just lately moved to the location and some emerging artists, some from the PAS-sponsored paint functions, as nicely as some well-regarded Socorroans whom a single does not ordinarily believe of as artistically inclined.

The absolutely free Saturday afternoon party will characteristic a assortment of arts and crafts. Go to a demonstration on the south garden:1 p.m, Yoga with Marisa Wolfe 2 p.m. Self-Defense with Dug Corpolongo, NMTech Tai Chi Teacher 3 p.m., Yoga and Power Strategies with Melissa Begay, NMT Recreation director. Or master mandala painting with Nicole in the Macey Center foyer at 1:30 or 3 p.m.

In the upper foyer, small demonstrations on a variety of subjects will be conducted including theater game titles with Theresa Apodaca, NM Tech’s theater professor, 1 p.m. “Freeing the Author Within…Fast Writing” with Karin Williams, 2:30 p.m. (carry paper and pencil or pen) and  Purposeful Vacation with Vannettta Perry, qualified vacation director, 3:30 p.m. For a whole timetable, pay a visit to the PAS website:

A large selection of “inspiration stations,” suppliers and exhibitors will be outdoors, north of Macey Centre all afternoon together with Socorro Standard Medical center, the NM Section of Overall health, NRAO, NM Tech Gals in STEM, Favourable Outcomes, City of Socorro and SCOPE.

Even though viewing demonstrations and exhibits, people will be entertained by neighborhood musicians which includes Julie Ford, whose working day job is a professor of Mechanical Engineering at NM Tech Shelbi Etscorn, a Socorro native who most recently has been playing with Flat Notice Society and Terri Sunflower, former nurse turned singer-songwriter, who will execute with Malcolm Moore in a duo they are contacting Heartsleeve.

Also accomplishing will be Crystal Gutierrez, a Socorro indigenous recognised to several in her job as information anchor with KRQE Information 13 Val and Ben, a couple who publish tunes and examine a variety of tunes genres a team contacting on their own Colleen Gino’s Horror Chick and Lunatics, who will perform excerpts from an first rock opera.

Also on the stage will be Socorro Higher School Dance Group Aditi Natesa – NMT Belly Dance Troupe, a Tech club led by well-identified stomach dance instructor Julie Johnson and Zumba with Studio Z, a new business enterprise in the city.

The afternoon finishes with Tuesdays @ 2, a Magdalena group and the well known Tori Murillo Band.