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3rd Thursday Online: Let the Sunshine In

Albuquerque Museum present our 3rd Thursday event through Facebook @abqmuseum


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May 21, 2020
05:00 PM - 08:30 PM


Albuquerque Museum
2000 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104


Visit our Facebook page @abqmuseum for a family friendly event featuring our history exhibition Let the Sunshine In.

5–8:30 p.m. | History Trivia from Modern ABQ
Throughout the evening, Modern Albuquerque will be asking trivia questions about Albuquerque's recent past that offer a peek into the museum's film collection.

Historian and archivist Mo Palmer will share her personal memories from the 1970s and talk about rediscovering the Walter McDonald photography now on display in the Let the Sunshine In exhibit.

We'll also interview Jessica Roybal, a contemporary street photographer whose work has been exhibited at ArtWalk and the Neon Museum, and take a look at how she's been capturing Albuquerque with her camera.

Listen to a Podcast
Welcome to Picture This, a podcast from the photo archives of the Albuquerque Museum narrated by Jill Hartke, Digital Archivist at the Albuquerque Museum. Learn the story behind the photograph.

5:30–6:15 p.m. Listen to a live performance
David Turner, Mikey Wright, Chuck Lucero, Ryan Clement, and David Capute are Nothing But Groove, a band of veteran musicians whose love for the "groove" is unconditional. They will be performing favorites from the 1970s, live from their studio.

6:30–7:30 p.m. | Practice yoga in your living room |  LINK TO YOUTUBE LIVE
Join YogaZo instructors as they host a free yoga class. Log into Zoom for a 60 minute yoga flow built with you in mind. Join our friends at YogaZo on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. and do the downward dog in the comfort of your own living room.

Create a work of art
Download instructions to make a go-go dress ornament. Groovy, retro paper dresses can be made with materials you have at home. Post a picture of your finished outfits on our Facebook page. Fun for all ages!


3rd Thursday Online: Let the Sunshine In

Walter McDonald, Teenage Girls on Central Avenue, 1969, 35mm color slide, Albuquerque Museum, PA1996.029.192


Jessica Coyle