Category Archives: outreach

NM Biopark Aquarium (adults-only) After Hours

Look for our lights as we wander about at the NM Biopark Aquarium after-hours program on Saturday, January, 27th! Hope to see you there! –Alice

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Holidays Take Flight 2017 at the Balloon Museum

THANKS to everyone who helped us make this 11th annual Holidays Take Flight event at the Balloon Museum BRIGHT!

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NM Science Fiesta 2017

Help 505access Lighten Up! the NM Science Fiesta on May 20th, 2017!  Look for us inside the NM Museum of Natural History & Science. See you at the Museum! Cheers, –Alice

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Workshops at Albuquerque Mini Maker Faire 2016

For the first time at the Albuquerque Mini Maker Faire, workshops will be available in 2016! 505access is involved in both: “Lighten Up!: Using Light in Designs” and “Affordable, Custom Do-It-Yourself Assistive Technologies (AT)“. “Lighten Up!: Using Light in Designs“: … Continue reading

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Thanks for Lighten-ing Up our day!

THANKS to the attendees, organizers of the Expanding Your Horizons conference [in Albuquerque, NM] and co-presenters of  “Lighten Up: Using Light in Designs!”  workshop for lightening up my day! — Alice

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En-Lighten-ed Girl Scouts!

Sorry, we were not able to help everyone who wanted to Lighten Up do so.  But here’s a few!   THANKS to Anthony and everyone at Girl Scouts of New Mexico Trails for a fun day!

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Join us at the Girl Scouts Camporee on Saturday!

We will be joining the Girl Scouts of New Mexico Trails Camporee on Saturday, September 12, 2015 to help more girls Lighten Up!  We will hold workshops* at 12:30, 2:00 and 3:30.  At our Workshops, girls will use e-textile materials … Continue reading

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Tech Trek @ NMHU

On Monday and Tuesday, July 13 and 14th, at Tech Trek @ NMHU in beautiful Las Vegas, NM, Alice, Jan and Patrick presented the Workshop, “Lighten Up: Using Light in Designs“. It was a brief introduction to electronics using e-textiles. … Continue reading

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Expanding Your Horizons!

On Saturday, February 7th, at the Expanding Your Horizons Conference in Albuquerque, NM, Alice, Jamii, Karen, Lana, Joyce, Elizabeth, Laurie and Aaron presented the Expanding Your Horizons Workshop, “Lighten Up: Using Light in Designs”. It was a brief introduction to … Continue reading

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