What's Happening at the FRHM

Events for the Month of May 2015

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May 2, 2015

Oral History Workshop
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn how to do oral history during a free workshop on conducting oral history to be held by Jon Hunner. Participants will learn how to research an interviewee, develop questions, engage in an interview, and process the oral history. This workshop is. . .
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May 9, 2015

Crafts for Kids
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Children of all ages are invited to come by the museum and create their own Mother's Day crafts to take home. Regular museum admission is required for all family members: $5 for adults, $3 for senior citizens, $2 for children 5 to 17, and free admiss. . .
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May 14, 2015

Culture Series: The Cowboy Music and Stories of Steve Cormier
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Former ranch hand and cowboy singer Steve Cormier brings his traditional music and story-telling to the Museum for May's Culture Series presentation.

A former history professor and actor, Cormier spent nine years as a ranch and farm hand in easter. . .
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May 15, 2015

Blessing of the FIelds
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum will celebrate an old tradition with the annual Blessing of the Fields procession on May 15.

Beginning at 10 a.m., Bishop Ricardo Ramirez, will lead the colorful procession around the museum grounds, to . . .
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May 21, 2015

Night at the Museum
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
On this special evening at the Museum, the exhibits will come to life. Encounter characters who step out of photographs, paintings and vignettes and learn about New Mexico history as you listen to stories and interact with an interesting array of peo. . .
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May 23, 2015

Cowboy Mounted Shooting
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Borderland Pistoleros Cowboy Mounted Shooting Club will have its “Run for the Border” event to benefit Aslyn’s Stable of Hope in Las Cruces. The organization provides equine-assisted therapy for victims of sexual abuse. Museum admission is requir. . .
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Exhibitions On Display in May 2015

Cowboys: The Real Deal

6/26/14 - 7/5/15

Slim Green: Master Saddle Maker

On long-term display

Sheep and Goat Barn

On long-term display

Historic Green Bridge

On long-term display

Skaggs Dairy Barn

On long-term display

Generations

On long-term display

Witte Cabin

On long-term display

Peter Hurd's charcoal studies

On long-term display

Antique Equipment Park

On long-term display

Watering Place

On long-term display

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