What's Happening at the FRHM

Events for the Month of December 2018

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December 1, 2018

Crafts for Kids
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
In honor of the Museum's new Peter Hurd exhibit, come try your hand at depicting the New Mexican landscape using handmade egg tempera paint. This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4-17).

December 8, 2018

Crafts for Kids
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join us in making and decorating graham cracker pueblos. This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4-17).

December 15, 2018

Crafts for Kids
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Celebrate the winter season while crafting paper poinsettias, as you learn about the history of this plant. Open to all ages. This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4-17).

December 16, 2018

Exhibit Opening: Around the Farm & Ranch: Watercolors by Penny Thomas Simpson
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
This exhibit opening in the Arts Corridor features paintings of life around the farm and ranch -- from fruits and vegetables to old cooking utensils. Penny Thomas Simpson's realistic work captures pieces of time with dramatic lighting in a way that b. . .
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December 22, 2018

Campfire Christmas Cookies
9:00 am – 1:00 pm
A campfire might seem like an unlikely place to make Christmas cookies, but let's do it.

Visitors can participate in the age-old art of making cookies using a vintage Pizzelle iron from the 1800s. We'll use traditional cookie cutters, and have all. . .
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December 22, 2018

Crafts for Kids
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Children are invited to make their own reindeer bookmark in celebration of the season. The activity is free, regular Museum admission is required to participate in this special program ($5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, and $3 for children 5-17). . .
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December 29, 2018

Crafts for Kids
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Kids of all ages are invited to come make a paper plate snow globe. This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4-17).

Exhibitions On Display in December 2018

Saddle Makers of the Southwest

8/20/18 - 8/20/20

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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