What's Happening at the FRHM

Events for the Month of February 2019

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February 2, 2019

Crafts for Kids
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children of all ages are welcome to come to the Museum and create their own craft to take home. In celebration of Groundhog Day, make your own pop-up groundhog. This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 f. . .
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February 2, 2019

Felting Workshop
1:00 pm – 3:00 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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February 6, 2019

Discovery Afternoon
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
What did the Spanish bring with them when they came to what is now New Mexico? What did they eat? How did they get their food? How did they use the resources that were already here? What did they do in their spare time? Come explore daily life during. . .
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February 9, 2019

Crafts for Kids
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children of all ages are welcome to come to the Museum and create their own craft to take home. Join us in making woven hearts that you can give to that special person on Valentine’s Day. This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, $. . .
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February 14, 2019

Culture Series: Remembering Life in Rural New Mexico
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
In 2018, dozens of New Mexicans throughout the state shared their memories of “country living” in a series of oral history interviews. Taken together, these individual stories reveal the many shared experiences (and a few key differences) of girls an. . .
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February 15, 2019

Weaving Workshop
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
February 15, 16, and 22, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

This three-day weaving workshop will teach students how to warp their looms and create different patterns throughout their piece. First-time weavers are welcome. The class is offered to adults and childre. . .
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February 16, 2019

Crafts for Kids
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children of all ages are welcome to come to the Museum and create their own craft to take home. Visit the great horned owls at the Museum and make your own pine cone owl to take home. This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, $4 fo. . .
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February 19, 2019

Story Time
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Bring your little ones to the indoor Adventure Corral for story time and a craft! Ages 3-6. Free with regular admission.

February 20, 2019

Discovery Afternoon
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
What did the Spanish bring with them when they came to New Mexico? What did they eat? How did they get their food? How did they use the resources that were already here? What did they do in their spare time? Come explore daily life during the colonia. . .
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February 23, 2019

The Museum Rocks! Gem & Mineral Show
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
This sixth-annual event is hosted by the Friends of the Museum and features more than 60 vendors from throughout the Southwest. The show brings together wholesale and resale dealers of both cut and uncut gemstones, rocks, minerals, fossils, meteorite. . .
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February 23, 2019

Crafts for Kids
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children of all ages are welcome to come to the Museum and create their own craft to take home. As part of the annual Museum Rocks! Gem & Mineral Show, design a painted rock inspired by the landscape art of Peter Hurd. Admission is $7 for everyone 12. . .
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February 24, 2019

The Museum Rocks! Gem & Mineral Show
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
This sixth-annual event is hosted by the Friends of the Museum and features more than 60 vendors from throughout the Southwest. The show brings together wholesale and resale dealers of both cut and uncut gemstones, rocks, minerals, fossils, meteorite. . .
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Exhibitions On Display in February 2019

Grist for the Mill

2/15/19 - 12/2/19

Saddle Makers of the Southwest

8/20/18 - 8/20/20

Sodbuster: San Isidro

5/22/18 - 5/22/21

Dressed for the Occasion

4/5/18 - 8/25/19

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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