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Events for the Month of October 2018

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October 10, 2018

Lecture: Climate Change and Old Corn at Cañada Alamosa
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Human Systems Research Lecture Series on the Archaeological Explorations of the Cañada Alamosa comes to the Museum on Oct. 10.

The title for this lecture, by Dr. Curtis A. Monger, is "Climate Change and Old Corn at Cañada Alamosa: 4,000 Years . . .
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October 11, 2018

Culture Series: NM Land Grants & Water Rights
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Land grants and water rights have been an integral part of New Mexico's history. The subject of intense debates, long and arduous discussions and disagreements, court rulings and legislation, land grant and acequia rights remain an ongoing issue in N. . .
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October 20, 2018

Basic Weaving Workshop
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
The Mesilla Valley Weaver’s Guild is partnering with the Museum and teaching a one-day basic weaving class for participants. Looms will be warped and yarn will be provided with which to weave. Participants will take home their woven piece when they f. . .
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October 27, 2018

Heritage Cooking: Day of the Dead Bread
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Just in time for Day of the Dead, the Museum's Heritage Cooking Program features baking this festive, celebratory dessert bread in an 1890s vintage wood-burning cook stove. Visitors of all ages are welcome to join in the making of these classic loave. . .
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Exhibitions On Display in October 2018

Saddle Makers of the Southwest

8/20/18 - 8/20/20

Joe Pfeiffer: My Long Journey

8/13/18 - 12/2/18

Sodbuster: San Isidro

On long-term display

Dressed for the Occasion

4/5/18 - 8/25/19

Greenhouse

On long-term display

Wheels & Gears

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

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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