Albuquerque’s northeast libraries are hosting fun events for the children this weekend, with plenty of art exhibits for the adults. Catch the Ice Wolves game on Saturday and while you’re there check out registration for ice skating lessons running Jan. 9 through Feb. 13.
This free art exhibit opens from 6-9 p.m. Jan. 7. A collaboration between Albuquerque-based artists and animal rights advocates David D’Agostino and Mark Dyke, this work is dedicated to revealing the trauma and tenacious survival of non-human species. It is part of the Bestiary Collective; bringing compassion to the estrangement between humans and nonhumans.
Address: 301 Mountain Road NE
2. Let’s Lego
Hosted by Cherry Hill’s library, the Lego Club is meeting 3-4 p.m. Sunday. Come for fun and build whatever you like while visiting with other lego lovers.
Address: 6901 Barstow NE
3. Big Hands Little Hands Stories and Craft Hour
Perfect for those ages 3-6, this event is a parent/child activity hosted by the Juan Tabo Library from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday. Children must have an adult present. All materials are supplied, and registration is required. This month’s seasonal theme is Penguins. Come for a fun story and craft hour.
Address: 3407 Juan Tabo NE
4. New Mexico Ice Wolves VS. Lone Star Brahmas
Catch the game at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 7 at the Outpost Ice Arena. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and all ages are welcome. Tickets start at $12.50 and can be purchased in advance.
Address: 9530 Tramway Blvd. NE
5. Three Award-Winning MasterWorks Artists
The Gallery ABQ presents the January 2023 Salon Show “Three Award-Winning MasterWorks Artists” featuring the work of artist Craig Frankowski. Reception is 5-8 p.m. Jan. 6. Current hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Admission is free.
Address: 8210 Menaul Blvd. NE