What's Happening at the FRHM

Events for the Month of November 2017

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

November 4, 2017

Natural Dye Workshop
9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Museum volunteer Ric Rao will host this popular workshop that explores the uses and techniques of six different natural dyes. Ric, who has grown many of the dyes in his garden or harvested them locally, will work with participants using five fibers: . . .
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November 9, 2017

Culture Series: Driven by History: A Road Trip through our National Parks
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
In 2016 during the centenary of the National Park Service, Dr. Jon Hunner, who has taught in the History Department at New Mexico State University since 1995, drove more than 20,000 miles to visit more than 100 National Park sites and museums. During. . .
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November 15, 2017

Discovery Afternoon: Sheep & Wool
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet a Navajo-Churro ewe from our flock, learn about her history, and work with her wool. Explore the history of sheep and of working with wool, while learning to card and weave. These Wednesday afternoon classes were developed with home school stude. . .
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November 18, 2017

HomeGrown: A New Mexico Food Show & Gift Market
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Food produced in New Mexico is showcased at the fourth-annual “HomeGrown: A New Mexico Food Show & Gift Market.”

More than 100 growers, companies and individuals from around the state will sell their products as the gift-giving season approaches.. . .
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November 18, 2017

Crafts for Kids: Turkey Time
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Thanksgiving is almost here and that means turkey! Come celebrate the day by creating a paper turkey hat. Admission to the Museum on this day is $5 per carload.

November 19, 2017

HomeGrown: A New Mexico Food Show & Gift Market
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Food produced in New Mexico is showcased at the fourth-annual “HomeGrown: A New Mexico Food Show & Gift Market.”

More than 100 growers, companies and individuals from around the state will sell their products as the gift-giving season approaches.. . .
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November 29, 2017

Discovery Afternoon: The Amazing Honey Bee
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Do you know that honey bees are an important part of our lives? Honey bees pollinate the crops we love to eat. In this program, students will learn about the honey bee and why they are so important. Students will identify different parts of a bee’s a. . .
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Exhibitions On Display in November 2017

Greenhouse

On long-term display

Wheels & Gears

On long-term display

Skaggs Dairy Barn

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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