Day: February 14, 2020

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Center for Global Justice
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Center for Global Justice

Center for Global Justice presentsFilmThe Economics of HappinessTue, Feb 18, 11amTeatro Santa Ana70 pesosFilmIn TransitionWed, Feb 19, 11amTeatro Santa Ana70 pesosPanel“Localism and Democracy”With Cliff DuRand, Peter Weisberg, and Gregory DiamantThu, Feb 20, 11amSala Quetzal70 pesos By Cliff DuRand The Economics of Happiness provides both inspiration and practical solutions. Arguing that economic localization is a strategic...

Welcome a Singular Approach to Contemporary Dance!
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Welcome a Singular Approach to Contemporary Dance!

By Rocío Hernández Dance Contemporary“DO”Sun, Feb 23, 7pmTeatro Ángela PeraltaMesones 82, Centro200 and 150 pesosFree for children under 16 After having presented her choreography Los Cuatro Elementos at the Santa Ana Theater some years ago, Natalia Sirdey enters a new decade with a new show in collaboration with Orialys Hernández. Both dancers are graduates of...

Tu B’Shevat—the Birthday of the Trees
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Tu B’Shevat—the Birthday of the Trees

By Carole Stone We all love to celebrate birthdays—our own as well as those of others. In Jewish tradition, we even get to celebrate the birthday of the trees! The Birthday of the Trees, known more correctly as Tu B’Shevat, is the Israeli Arbor Day. It occurs on the 15th of the Hebrew month of...

Dangerous When Wet: Booze, Sex, and My Mother
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Dangerous When Wet: Booze, Sex, and My Mother

Live ConcertTIMKA! Afro-Colombian Rhythms Fri, Feb14, 7pm200 pesosConcert Documentary and DiscussionLinda Ronstadt: The Sound of My VoiceSat, Feb 15, 3pm120 pesosHealth Documentary and DiscussionHow Not to Die: Prevent Disease w/Plant Based DietSun, Feb 16, 3pm120 pesosLive ComedyDangerous When Wet: Booze, Sex, and My MotherMon, Feb 17, 5pm200 pesosLive Music/VarietyOpen MicTue, Feb 18, 5pm80 pesos (Inc...

“What Makes God Laugh?”
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“What Makes God Laugh?”

UU Service“What Makes God Laugh?”Rev Ned WightSun, Feb 16, 10:30amHotel de La AldeaAncha de San Antonio 15, Centrouufsma.org By Paula Peace This week the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of San Miguel de Allende (UUFSMA) welcomes Rev Ned Wight, who will share “divine correspondence” illuminating the question “What Makes God Laugh?” Many of us grew up thinking...

From Psychology to Artist
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From Psychology to Artist

Rotary Presentation“From Psychology to Artist”Tue, Feb 18, 9:30amLos ArcosStirling Dickinson 27gpeterson41@gmail.com By Skip Essick Gail Winbury is the Artist-in-Residence at the CO-CO Connection in Summit, New Jersey. This state-of-the-art co-working and empowerment space for women is in a stunningly designed building with a one-woman exhibit of her paintings. Originally, Winbury was tasked with providing an...

Mujeres en Cambio Presents Carnival in San Miguel…the Party Continues!
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Mujeres en Cambio Presents Carnival in San Miguel…the Party Continues!

Mujeres en Cambio PresentsCarnival in San Miguel…the Party Continues!Thu, Feb 27, 6:30–10pmInstituto AllendeAncha San Antonio 22, CentroTickets: 1,000 pesosAvailable at Abrazos at Zacateros 24, or the Biblioteca at Insurgentes 25www.MujeresEnCambio.org By Trish Leavens All around the world countries and cultures celebrate the festive season before Lent with amazing parties. There’s Mardi Gras in New Orleans,...

The 75th anniversary of Auschwitz’s Liberation
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The 75th anniversary of Auschwitz’s Liberation

By Suzanna Dworsky Images of children imprisoned behind fences and bars are seared into our collective consciousness. Seventy-five years ago, on January 27, 1945, the children depicted in the photograph above were set free. That day four Soviet Red Army soldiers had set out on a mission to locate and report on the conditions at...

Jóvenes Adelante Minicongress 1.0 Opens 2020 Application Period
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Jóvenes Adelante Minicongress 1.0 Opens 2020 Application Period

By Don Krim On January 18, 2020, more than 80 aspiring new applicants for the class of 2020 arrived bright and early for their first, in-person experience with Jóvenes Adelante (JA). Some came with their parents and spent 30 minutes at our coffee open house with a mix of current students, graduates, and mentors. After...

A Perfect Day in Colonia Guadalupe
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A Perfect Day in Colonia Guadalupe

By Catherine Marenghi If you’re in town for the San Miguel Writers’ Conference, or just looking to enjoy a perfect day without leaving town, visit Colonia Guadalupe. Just a short walk north of Centro, Colonia Guadalupe offers food, art, and a feast for the eyes. Begin your day with a walking tour of Guadalupe’s famous...