What's Happening at the FRHM

Events for the Month of June 2019

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June 1, 2019

Crafts for Kids: Squirt Bottle Painting
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children of all ages are welcome to come to the Museum and create their own craft to take home. Trade your paint brush for a squirt bottle to create watercolor art. This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, . . .
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June 4, 2019

Story Time
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Bring your little one for story time and a craft! Free with regular admission. Recommended for ages 3-6.

June 8, 2019

Crafts for Kids: Bird Feeder
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children of all ages are welcome to come to the Museum and create their own craft to take home. Create a peanut butter snack for visiting birds. This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4-17. . .
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June 8, 2019

Felting Workshop
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Participants are invited to create their own piece of felted artwork out of wool. The felting process includes matting, condensing and pressing fibers together by using soap, warm water, and agitation. All materials will be provided and artwork can b. . .
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June 13, 2019

Culture Series: The Trial of Oliver Lee
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Historian and author W. Michael Farmer will join us for this month’s Culture Series and discuss the trial of rancher Oliver Lee. Admission to this presentation in the Museum’s Theater is free.

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June 14, 2019

The Art of Animals
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
If you're enjoying the ongoing show, "Animals of the Southwest," featuring the pastel paintings of Dinah Swan, you'll enjoy this special opportunity. "The Art of Animals" is a free demonstration and lecture by Dinah about her work on June 14 from 1:1. . .
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June 15, 2019

Crafts for Kids: Salt Dough Ornaments
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children of all ages are welcome to come to the Museum and create their own craft to take home. Design a hand-made ornament in honor of Father’s Day. This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children. . .
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June 18, 2019

Story Time
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Bring your little one for story time and a craft! Free with regular admission. Recommended for ages 3-6.

June 22, 2019

Crafts for Kids: Paper Plate Looms
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Children of all ages are welcome to come to the Museum and create their own craft to take home. As part of the Museum’s Fiber Fiesta, weave a creation on a paper plate loom. This activity goes until 1 p.m. Admission is free for everyone on this day.

June 22, 2019

Fiber Fiesta
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Come enjoy seeing and learning about the beautiful creations that are produced locally by fiber artists at the first Fiber Fiesta on June 22 at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum in Las Cruces.

Also make plans to attend the Health & Fitne. . .
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June 22, 2019

2019 Health & Fitness Expo
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Health & Fitness Expo returns to the Museum this year. Sponsored by Mountain View Regional Medical Center, Electronic Caregiver and the Las Cruces Sun-News, the expo includes informational booths and great family fun.

The Expo is happening the. . .
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June 29, 2019

Crafts for Kids: Salt Fireworks
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children of all ages are welcome to come to the Museum and create their own craft to take home. Get ready for the Fourth of July by creating your own “fireworks” to display for the holiday.This activity is free with regular admission ($5 for adults, . . .
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June 29, 2019

Making Felted Dryer Balls
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Wool dryer balls are easy to make and serve a very practical purpose: they help decrease drying time by separating clothes in the dryer to allow more air flow using less energy. Participants will be making a set of 3 felted dryer balls to take home. . . .
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