Tag: Santa Fe Women to Women

Forsythias in Bloom

Welcome to the Cool List, my blog about cool things happening in Santa Fe with photos, quotes and musings. Enjoy!

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photo credit: Katie Rountree

Cool Pick of the Week: 

  • Using Public Records Like an Investigative Journalist: Using the state’s public record laws, Peter St. Cyr, Director of the New Mexico Foundation for Open Government, has cut through political spin, uncovered corruption and exposed fraud. Hear examples of how public records helped expose a corrupt state senator, revealed cronyism in New Mexico’s medical cannabis program, and how New Mexico’s top open government advocate is working to strengthen and defend transparency at all levels of government. Sunday, April 2nd at Collected Works 11AM. Free

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  • Your application is due today…The Santa Fe Chapter of the Awesome Foundation is accepting applications for a $1,000 micro-grant that will be awarded to invest in a local project that aims to make Santa Fe a better place to live, work, and play. The grant is open to individuals and groups with no prerequisites.Applications are due by March 31, 2017, with the grant to be awarded in late May. Apply online at http://www.awesomefoundation.org/en/chapters/santafe or email santafe@awesomefoundation.org for more information.
  • Mark you calendarsRSVP for the next Santa Fe Women to Women LuncheonGuest speaker will be author Janie Chodosh, talking about her life as a writer and her latest book Wild Lives: Leading Conservationists on the Animals and Planet They Love. Wed. Apr. 19, Noon at Cowgirl, $25 at the door. Email: Jodyville@yahoo.com to reserve your seat
  • Free Little Library at Pasatiempo Senior Center – Bring books to donate to the next SFW2W Luncheon on Apr. 19 or contact Layne Vickers Smith, email santafepotter@comcast.net to schedule a pick up.
  • Today, March 31st, is the LAST DAY to Nominate Ms. Cohen’s Homeschool Classroom for Best Elementary School in Santa Fe at: http://sfreporter.secondstreetapp.com/l/Santa-Fe-Reporters-Best-of-Santa-Fe-2017. Please write them under Best Elementary School if you support individualized, affordable, multicultural, innovative, alternative, supportive, loving multi-age classrooms!

  • Irene Kraas is Currently Reading

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    and loving it! What are you reading and loving? Let me know & I’ll share.


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    Saludos,

    Jody

Happy Friday

Welcome to the Cool List, my blog about cool things happening in Santa Fe with photos, quotes and musings. Enjoy!
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Cool Pick of the Week:

  • Check out the new radio program “Art Fusion” hosted by Ron Whitmore on 101.5 FM. The Thursday program features local visual artists describing their path, process and work followed by a local songwriter performing live original music. This week, 2/23, guests will be artist Andrea Broyles and songwriter Wilbert Weijer, noon to 1

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  • RSVP for Santa Fe Women to Women Luncheon: Guest Speaker, Kristin Kurtz talking about “Resetting Your Biological Clock: The Latest Science to Slow Down the Aging Process”Tues. 2/22 at noon at Cowgirl, $25 at the door. Email jodyville@yahoo.com to RSVP
  • Need of Volunteers for Math Festival…Lina Germann, Founder & Executive Director of STEM Santa Fe needs volunteers for a math festival she is organizing. STEM Santa Fe www.STEMSantaFe.org advocates for, develops and provides Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programming, mentoring and resources for all youth. Email her at Lina.Germann@stemsantafe.org
  • During the 100 Women Who Care in Santa Fe Meeting that was held on Tues. Feb. 7, we voted to support the Santa Fe Girls School. If you are a member but were unable to attend the meeting, please mail your check to Katie Rountree today, making your check payable to Santa Fe Girls School. If you need Katie’s address email her here.

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Hand Painted Pet Cards

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Check out the beautiful hand painted pet cards my daughter is making!

Send her a photo of your pet & she will do a small painting
& make it into a set of 10 cards!

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You get 10 cards w/ envelopes (you choose the color background) PLUS the original artwork! Cost: $55 plus shipping. Email me to place your order:  jodyville@yahoo.com


Cool Pick of the Week: 

  • On Tuesday, October 18, 2016 BlackShirtReads will bring “Flying Monkey” Ecologist and award-winning screenwriter Laura K. Marsh, Ph.D. to Santa Fe.  The one night only event includes a live-performance, staged-script reading of Across the Amazons, and a Q&A. Jean Cocteau Cinema. Tickets: $8 general admission, $7 seniors and $5 students.

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  • Luncheon with Santa Fe Women to Women. Please join us Wednesday, Oct. 19 at noon at Cowgirl Restaurant. $25 at the door. Guest Speaker: Melissa Gzaskow, a Registered Nurse & Certified Thermologist  at 360 Medicine, will be here to talk about Thermography – Did you know that a mammogram with multiple views can deliver up to 1000 times the radiation of a chest x-ray to sensitive breast tissue? Digital Thermography(DITI) can detect inflammation, infection, hormone imbalance and blood vessel abnormalities without any radiation exposure, or compression of breast tissue. RSVPto jodyville@yahoo.com

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Jody

The Aspens are Turning! The Aspens are Turning!

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If you haven’t already, drive up to Aspen Vista to see the aspens turning. So beautiful!!


Cool Pick of the Week: 

  • TRANSITIONS, an exhibition of contemporary photographic works interpreting the personal perspective of 25 local, national and international photographers – opening reception Friday, October 14 from 5-7pm at Edition One Gallery, 1036 Canyon Road

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  • Luncheon with Santa Fe Women to Women. Please join us Wednesday, Oct. 19 at noon at Cowgirl Restaurant. $25 at the door. Guest Speaker: Melissa Gzaskow, a Registered Nurse & Certified Thermologist  at 360 Medicine, will be here to talk about Thermography – Did you know that a mammogram with multiple views can deliver up to 1000 times the radiation of a chest x-ray to sensitive breast tissue? Digital Thermography (DITI) can detect inflammation, infection, hormone imbalance and blood vessel abnormalities without any radiation exposure, or compression of breast tissue. RSVP to jodyville@yahoo.com

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Jody

Feels like Fall

Welcome to the Cool List, my blog about cool things happening in Santa Fe with photos, quotes and musings. Enjoy!

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photo by Katie Rountree


Cool Pick of the Week: 

Grand Tasting featuring tastes from 75 of Santa Fe’s finest restaurants and sips from 100 world-class wineries.

September 24, 2016

1:00pm – 4:00pm

Santa Fe Opera


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  • An Artist Reception for Andrea Broyles will be held Sunday September 25th
    from 5:00 to 7:00pm at the Adobe Theatre. featuring INTERNAL/EXTERNAL a new body of work which includes paintings and mixed media drawings on
    paper.
  • Anyone interested in be a part of a local WRITERS GROUP? Please email me: jodyville@yahoo.com
  • Amy Ferris, author, editor, screenwriter & memoirist with be here next month Oct. 21 & 22,  to teach one of her famous HERshops.  Click Here for more information.
    • HERshops: Our stories, woven together, are who we are and what we become. Long after we leave this world our stories will remain. When write our stories – and share them out-loud – we not only lift our own lives, we lift others as well. Telling our stories – confronting our truths, our fear, our anger, our shame – takes huge courage. Examining these truths leads to change. When we write our stories, we very often right our lives.


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Jody

 

Happy Last Days of Summer!

Welcome to the Cool List, my blog about cool things happening in Santa Fe with photos, quotes and musings. Enjoy!

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photo by Katie Rountree


Cool Pick of the Week: 

  • Saturday, September 17, at St John’s College Student Activities Center

    2:00pm Panel discussion with Seymour Bernstein, a virtuoso pianist, veteran New Yorker and true original who gave up a successful concert career to teach music along with his student Michael Kimmelman, NY Times art and architecture critic:  Life’s Pursuit: Work, meaning, and Connection. Free and open to the public!

    3:00pm Master Piano Class taught by Seymour Bernstein to students from SJC and New Mexico School for the Arts


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  • Luncheon with Santa Fe Women to Women. Please join us Wednesday, Sept. 21 at noon at Cowgirl Restaurant. $25 at the door. Guest Speaker: Dr. Laura K. Marsh, an award-winning screenwriter & writer/producer. She will be talking about her latest project, “ACROSS THE AMAZONS”. RSVP to jodyville@yahoo.com

  • Anyone interested in be a part of a local WRITERS GROUP? We’re putting one together and if you’re interested in joining please email me: jodyville@yahoo.com

  • Amy Ferris, author, editor, screenwriter & memoirist with be here next month Oct. 21 & 22,  to teach one of her famous HERshops.  Click Here for more information.
    • HERshops: Our stories, woven together, are who we are and what we become. Long after we leave this world our stories will remain. When write our stories – and share them out-loud – we not only lift our own lives, we lift others as well. Telling our stories – confronting our truths, our fear, our anger, our shame – takes huge courage. Examining these truths leads to change. When we write our stories, we very often right our lives.


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Saludos,

Jody

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Jody Feagan moved back to Santa Fe last year after a 25 year absence and began Santa Fe Women to Women as a way to engage and connect with other women in Santa Fe. She is  the founder and former director of the  San Miguel Writers Conference & Literary Festival in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Currently,  Jody works with authors and artists on their social media and marketing plafforms. Her website is JodyFeagan.com

Puye Ancient Cliff Dwellings

Welcome to the Cool List, my blog about cool things happening in Santa Fe with photos, quotes and musings. Enjoy!

Have you been to Puye Ancient Cliff Dwellings lately? If not I highly recommend it.

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photos by Alex Crook


Cool Pick of the Week: 

  • Puye’s Earth & Sky Event – Sept 4, with dance group performing pueblo dances from 10am until 3pm. Dance Group will be dancing at 10:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm, and 2:30pm. Plus local artist from the Pueblo of Santa Clara selling pottery and artwork. For more info please call us at 505-917-6650 or visit us at www.puyecliffs.com

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Have a wonderful and safe Labor Day weekend!!

Saludos,

Jody

Sat. May 14, 2016

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H A P P Y   S  P  R  I  N  G !!!!!!

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Cool Pick of the Week: 

  • Darma Talk:  Genzan Quennell presents “How to Carve a Buddha”Wednesday, May 18th at 5:30 PM, Upaya Zen Center, 1404 Cerro Gordo Road

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  • Santa Fe Women to Women monthly luncheon & guest speaker series, Wed. May 18 at noon at Cowgirl. RSVP today. Space limited Guest Speaker: Sarah Lovett, author
  • Volunteers Needed for On The Page New Mexico Screenwriter’s Conference Fundraising Party, Friday, June 10th. Email Jody Feagan at jodyville@yahoo.com for more information

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Until next week…

Saludos,

Jody

Sat. May 7, 2016

Welcome to the Cool List, my blog about cool things happening in Santa Fe with photos, quotes and musings. Enjoy!!

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Cool Pick of the Week: 


Posts to Share: 

  • Santa Fe Women to Women monthly luncheon & guest speaker series, Wed. May 18 at noon at Cowgirl. RSVP today. Space limited Guest Speaker: Sarah Lovett, author
  • Volunteers Needed for On The Page New Mexico Screenwriter’s Conference Fundraising Party, Friday, June 10th. Email Jody Feagan at jodyville@yahoo.com for more information

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Happy Mother’s Day!!


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Until next week…

Saludos,

Jody

Sat. Apr. 30, 2016

Welcome to the Cool List, my blog about cool things happening in Santa Fe with photos, quotes and musings. Enjoy!!

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Driving Along Camino del Monte Sol
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Cool Pick of the Week:

  • Swing Dance! at Skylight. Dance lessons from 7 – 8, music 8 till close. $5 at the door, $3 if you dress to impress.

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  • United We Run—5/1 K Run/Walk Outreach Benefit
    Sunday, May 1 at 12:30 pm. United Church of Santa Fe hosts a 5k run/walk (1k for children) to raise funds for three organizations in Santa Fe (New Mexico Environmental Law Center, Nuestra Jornada of Gerard’s House, and Santa Fe Dreamers Project). The 5k run/walk begins after the 11:00 service and goes in a circle from the church (all on sidewalks, side roads and trails). An all-church cookout follows. All are welcome! $20 per person entry fee.
  • 100 Women Who Care invites you to become part of this powerful group, to have a positive impact on those in need here in the Santa Fe area, without the time-consuming effort we all associate with fundraising.
    Time: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Location: Center for Spiritual Living, 505 Camino de los Marquez

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Until next week…

Saludos,

Jody