Out and about 01-06-11

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Around Los Alamos

Joey Farish, electric guitarist, will perform at Grounds and Sounds, the new Christian Coffee House at White Rock Presbyterian Church, 310 Rover Blvd., from 6-8:30 p.m. Saturday. All proceeds go to Hope Pregnancy Center. For more information call 661-9661 or e-mail eileen.green@q.com.

Los Alamos Liitle Theatre announces their production of Agatha Christie’s “Go Back for Murder.” Performances of “Go Back for Murder” are at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 7, 8, 14, 21, 22, 2011 and at 2 p.m. on Jan. 15, all at the Los Alamos Little Theatre, 1670 Nectar Street. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for students and seniors, and are available for advance purchase at CB Fox and also at the door 45 minutes before each performance.

Out of town

King of the Cage, featuring some of New Mexico’s MMA fighters, including Donald Sanchez, Lenny Lovato, Frank Baca, Santino Hinojos, Matt Madrid, Josh Montoya, Lorenzo Coca, Zuhey Quezada and more. 7 p.m. Jan. 15 at the Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino. Tickets are available at www.tickets.com or by phone, 800-905-3315.

Freestyle Motocross, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 14 and Jan. 15, Tingley Coliseum. Tickets $24.85-$31.75, www.ticketmaster.com.


A Night to Honor Israel, the annual demonstration of solidarity for Israel and the Jewish people convened by Pastor John Hagee, Founder of Christians United For Israel (CUFI), Son Broadcasting and the Jewish Federation of New Mexico will be at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 11 at the Kiva Auditorium at the Albuquerque Convention Center.  Tickets to attend A Night to Honor Israel are available at the Jewish Federation, Bibles Plus, Chronicles, AM 730 KDAZ, in Los Lunas at the Branch and in Santa Fe at Cornerstone Books and online at www.cufi.org. Event sponsors are invited to a 5 p.m. reception at the Kiva’s Ruidoso Room. For more information call 505-345-1991.
Dr. Maya Angelou brings her wisdom to Popejoy Hall at 3 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $39 and can be purchased at the UNM Ticket Offices and select area Albertsons locations, or online at popejoypresents.com or unmtickets.com.

New Mexico History Museum Palace of the Governors presents the Brainpower and Brownbags Lecture Series 2011. On Jan. 19, Pat Kuhlhoff will speak on “A History of the Old Spanish Trail.” Kuhlhoff is a member of Los Compadres, a support group of the History Museum and coordinator of the Palace of the Governors Downtown Walking Tours. She’s also an avid scholar of the Old Spanish Trail, which opened a new era of trade with California for New Mexico colonists. For more information call 505-476-5200.

David Geist will perform at Pranzo Italian Grill, 540 Montezuma Ave., Santa Fe from 6-9 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. For reservations,  call 984-2645.

Hymn for Her will bring their live show to Cowgirl BBQ at 8 p.m. Jan. 26t. Cover charge is $3.

Silverstein, Miss May I, Pierce the Veil, The Chariot, A Bullet for Pretty Boy, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 18 at the Sunshine Theater. Tickets $15, www.sunshinetheaterlive.com.

Railroad Earth and Great American Taxi, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 21 at the Sunshine Theater. Tickets $20, www.sunshinetheaterlive.com.

Willie Nelson, 8 p.m. Jan. 22 at the Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino. Tickets, $49-$59 at www.tickets.com or by phone, 800-905-3315.