March and April Events
Jewish Community Center of Greater Albuquerque (JCC)
5520 Wyoming NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109

All Other Events
New Mexico Veterans Memorial (NMVM)
1100 Louisiana Blvd SE #5009
Albuquerque, NM 8710


To register, email and let us know which date(s) you wish to attend and how many people will be in your party. We look forward to seeing you there!


All events are held from 2 to 4 p.m.

As a founding member of the Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club in Albuquerque, Dwight “Doc. C.” Coleman will speak about being a black soldier in the US Armed Forces as well as his continued endeavors to promote the history of the Buffalo Soldiers and support the community following his service.

NMHIM will host a discussion on Native American resilience while delving into the psychological and physical trauma caused by Indian boarding schools.

Nikki Louis and her parents were victims of incarceration and exclusion by the American government during World War II. She will discuss those experiences and how she transformed them into a positive force for change through the Japanese Americans Citizens League.

Bernalillo County Commissioner Steven Michael Quezada, an award-winning member of the Screen Actors Guild, has a long record of public service for children and families. Well known for playing Agent Gomez in AMC’s Breaking Bad, he will share the experiences of being an Hispanic politician and actor as well as his efforts to support youth through filmmaking, gang intervention programs, and fundraising for such organizations as Youth Development Inc. (YDI) and the Boys and Girls Club of New Mexico.

Filmmakers Susan B. Katz and Esther Shaya will present their upcoming film, Angels of Amsterdam, which documents the astonishing stories of Dutch upstanders and their protection of Jews during Nazi occupation.