What's Happening at the FRHM

Events for the Month of November 2019

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November 2, 2019

Felting Workshop
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Participants are invited to create their own piece of felted artwork out of wool. The felting process includes matting, condensing and pressing fibers together by using soap, warm water, and agitation. All materials will be provided and artwork can b. . .
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November 6, 2019

Weaving Class: Overshot is over the moon!
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
A round robin class where students receiving warping instructions ahead of time and learn the fundamentals of overshot patterns and the use of 2 shuttles. The class will be a traditional overshot where the warp is cotton or a cotton blend and the pat. . .
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November 7, 2019

Exhibit Opening: Home on the Range: From Ranches to Rockets
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A new exhibit at the Museum explores the dramatic transformation of life in the Tularosa Basin in the 1940s and beyond.

“Home on the Range: From Ranches to Rockets” stretches through two galleries and will be on display through January 15, 2021. T. . .
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November 8, 2019

Weaving Class: Tapestry- Slowing down to create!
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Creating a variety of geometric shapes using a pre-planned design infused with color and texture. Students will create horizontal and vertical lines, pick and pick (railroad) motifs, clasped and unclasped wefts, design features using color to provide. . .
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November 10, 2019

Sunday Story Time
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us for Story Time in the Museum lobby. Children of all ages are welcome to listen and learn. This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4-17). Children 3 and under are admitted free.

November 14, 2019

Culture Series: Tracking Telescopes & the Forgotten Legacy of Clyde Tombaugh at White Sands Missile Range
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Bill Godby, an archaeologist at White Sands Missile Range, discusses the history and significance of astronomer Dr. Clyde Tombaugh's efforts at WSMR from 1946-1955, during the very beginnings of America's missile and space exploration activities. Thi. . .
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November 23, 2019

HomeGrown: A New Mexico Food Show & Gift Market
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
HomeGrown: A New Mexico Food Show & Gift Market returns for the sixth year at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum with more demonstrations, more samples, food trucks, and many new vendors.

HomeGrown will take place on Saturday, Nov. 23 fro. . .
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November 24, 2019

HomeGrown: A New Mexico Food Show & Gift Market
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
HomeGrown: A New Mexico Food Show & Gift Market returns for the sixth year at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum with more demonstrations, more samples, food trucks, and many new vendors.

HomeGrown will take place on Saturday, Nov. 23 fro. . .
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Exhibitions On Display in November 2019

Cultivating Color

8/16/19 - 12/1/19

Grist for the Mill

2/15/19 - 12/2/19

Saddle Makers of the Southwest

8/20/18 - 8/20/20

Greenhouse

On long-term display

Wheels & Gears

On long-term display

Skaggs Dairy Barn

1/1/15 - 1/1/20

Sheep and Goat Barn

On long-term display

Historic Green Bridge

On long-term display

Generations

1/1/07 - 1/15/21

Witte Cabin

1/1/07 - 1/1/20

Peter Hurd's charcoal studies

On long-term display

Antique Equipment Park

1/1/00 - 1/1/20

Watering Place

1/1/00 - 1/1/20

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