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Events for the Month of May 2018

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May 5, 2018

Crafts for Kids: Something for Mom
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Children are invited to come make a special craft for a Mother’s Day gift. The activity is free with regular paid Museum admission, and no registration required. Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4 to 17, and free fo. . .
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May 15, 2018

Blessing of the Fields
10:00 am – 11:00 am
The New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum will celebrate an old tradition with the annual Blessing of the Fields procession on Tuesday, May 15.

The event is the start of a week of activities as the Museum celebrates its 20th Anniversary.

Begi. . .
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May 17, 2018

Brown Bag History Talk: The Legend of Billy the Kid
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
As part of the weeklong celebration of the Museum's 20th Anniversary, the public is invited to a brown bag lunch and history talk featuring local historian and author David Thomas discussing the legend of Billy the Kid.

Drinks and dessert will be . . .
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May 18, 2018

New Mexico Vintage Iron
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
As part of the weeklong activities celebrating the Museum's 20th Anniversary, the New Mexico Vintage Iron tractor club will be on site May 18-19.

The group will have antique tractors on display, as well as lawn tractors, hit-and-miss engines, a gr. . .
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May 18, 2018

'Sodbuster, San Isidro' Sculpture Reception
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
This reception and lecture are part of the weeklong celebration of the Museum's 20th Anniversary.

The Museum's new lobby showpiece is the Luis Jiménez sculpture, "Sodbuster, San Isidro." The unveiling and reception will include drinks and hors d'o. . .
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May 19, 2018

20th Anniversary Celebration Day
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
A day of demonstrations, children’s activities, rides, and special programs wraps up a week commemorating the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum’s 20th Anniversary.

May 19 is 20th Anniversary Celebration Day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. A reduced ad. . .
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Exhibitions On Display in May 2018

Sodbuster: San Isidro

On long-term display

Dressed for the Occasion

4/5/18 - 3/19/19

How Does Your Garden Grow?

4/5/18 - 8/5/18


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


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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