What's Happening at the FRHM

Events for the Month of May 2017

Demonstrations are part of what makes our museum unique. Click here for our demonstration schedule.

May 6, 2017

Crafts for Kids: All About Hoot
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join us for a Hootastic time. Come create a craft all about Hoot, one of the Museum’s owls. Crafts are free, but regular Museum admission is required for all family members: $5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4 to 17, and free adm. . .
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May 11, 2017

Culture Series: Billy the Kid's Grave: A History of the Wild West’s Most Famous Death Marker
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Author David Thomas of Las Cruces is the speaker for this presentation that explores the topsy-turvy history of the death, burial spot and grave marker of Billy the Kid.

Thomas' book on the subject gives an account of the chain of events that led . . .
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May 13, 2017

Crafts for Kids: Mother's Day Crafts
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come celebrate Mom and create a craft showing how much your mom means to you. Crafts are free, but regular Museum admission is required for all family members: $5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4 to 17, and free admission for chi. . .
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May 15, 2017

Blessing of the Fields
10:00 am – 11:00 am
The New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum will celebrate an old tradition with the annual Blessing of the Fields procession on Monday, May 15.

Beginning at 10 a.m., Most Reverend Oscar Cantú, Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Las Cruces, w. . .
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May 20, 2017

Crafts for Kids: All About Ranching
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Children will create crafts all about animals on the ranch. Crafts are free, but regular Museum admission is required for all family members: $5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4 to 17, and free admission for children 3 and under.

May 20, 2017

Varroa Mite Monitoring Workshop
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Jessie Brown, president of the New Mexico Beekeepers Association, will be at the Museum to present a workshop on monitoring varroa mites.

The workshop is free with regular paid museum admission. Participants are also invited to enjoy the Museum's . . .
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May 27, 2017

Crafts for Kids: Memorial Day Crafts
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come celebrate Memorial Day with a red, white and blue crafts. Crafts are free, but regular Museum admission is required for all family members: $5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4 to 17, and free admission for children 3 and und. . .
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Exhibitions On Display in May 2017

Greenhouse

On long-term display

Weaving in New Mexico

5/23/16 - 7/9/17

Wheels & Gears

On long-term display

Slim Green: Master Saddle Maker

On long-term display

Sheep and Goat Barn

On long-term display

Historic Green Bridge

On long-term display

Generations

On long-term display

Witte Cabin

On long-term display

Peter Hurd's charcoal studies

On long-term display

Antique Equipment Park

On long-term display

Watering Place

On long-term display

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