What's Happening at the FRHM

Events for the Month of January 2019

Demonstrations are part of what makes our museum unique. Click here for our demonstration schedule.

January 5, 2019

Crafts for Kids
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Celebrate the New Year by making a wishing wand that contains your New Year resolutions. Children of all ages are welcome to come to the Museum and create their own craft to take home. This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, $4 f. . .
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January 9, 2019

Discovery Afternoon
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn all about Dairy in this class that teaches you how cows are milked, what we use dairy products for, and how to make art with milk! This program is meant for students in grades 1-5. Limit of 10 students. Cost is $3 per student. Please register . . .
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January 10, 2019

Culture Series:Michael & Peter Hurd
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
In the January Culture Series, Michael Hurd will tell anecdotal stories about his father, the great New Mexico artist Peter Hurd.

Michael, an outstanding artist as well, will share memories of his father, his time on the ranch and elsewhere, some . . .
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January 12, 2019

Basic Spinning Workshop
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
The Museum will be teaching a basic spinning wheel class in the education classroom. Participants will learn how to card, use a drop spindle, and try various kinds of spinning wheels. Fiber and equipment will be available to use, however if you have . . .
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January 12, 2019

Crafts for Kids
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Visit the animals at the Museum and then decorate your own farm animal piggy bank. Children of all ages are welcome to come to the Museum and create their own craft to take home. This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, $4 for sen. . .
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January 15, 2019

Story Time
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Bring your little ones to the Adventure Corral for story time and a craft! Ages 3-6. Regular admission is required. This activity is held on the third Tuesday of each month.

January 16, 2019

Discovery Afternoon
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Take a tour through our Peter Hurd exhibit, and make your own watercolor painting! This program is meant for students of all ages with special needs. Limit of 6 students. Please register at: https://goo.gl/forms/mUPznyD51b886JDT2.

January 19, 2019

Crafts for Kids
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
In honor of our new exhibit, come make your own gristmill stone out of clay and participate in a scavenger hunt in the exhibit. If you finish, you get a prize! Children of all ages are welcome to come to the Museum and create their own craft to take . . .
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January 19, 2019

Acid Dye Demonstration: Wool Dyeing
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Museum volunteers will demonstrate the process of dyeing wool and welcome participants to assist and observe. Acid dyes along with vinegar and salt will be used to dye pots of wool. Most of the demonstration will be outside so dress appropriately. Co. . .
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January 23, 2019

Discovery Afternoon
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn all about genetics as you extract DNA from a strawberry, and also create your own breed of cattle! This program is meant for students in grades 6-8. Cost is $3 per student. Limit of 10 students. Please register at: https://goo.gl/forms/AifVCxjl. . .
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January 26, 2019

Antique Treasures Show
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum's 14th-Annual Antique Treasures Show has expanded to two days -- Jan. 26-27.

The new show will have plenty of old treasures this year as more than a dozen antique and collectible dealers from Santa Fe t. . .
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January 26, 2019

Crafts for Kids
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Go on a scavenger hunt through the exhibits to find puzzle pieces, and then come put the puzzle together to see which antique object you found! Children of all ages are welcome to come to the Museum and create their own craft to take home. This activ. . .
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January 27, 2019

Antique Treasures Show
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum's 14th-Annual Antique Treasures Show has expanded to two days -- Jan. 26-27.

The new show will have plenty of old treasures this year as more than a dozen antique and collectible dealers from Santa Fe t. . .
more info »

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