Come join us for an evening of science and fun. The Museum will be open from 5:30pm to 9pm with reduced admission of $5. The Museum’s newest exhibits, Brain: The Inside Story and Drugs: Cost and Consequences, will be open to visitors. Visitors will also enjoy fun games and puzzles that will challenge your mind.
The 20th Annual Cowboy Days festival at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum in Las Cruces is March 2-3 and pays tribute to the state’s ranching traditions and heritage. There will be chuck wagon cooking, cowboy demonstrations, children’s crafts, vendors, stagecoach and pony rides, the CASI Chili Cook-Off, living history characters and much more.
A fun and interactive multi-media workshop. Explore the facinating science of sound and the mind! Includes and acoustic sound back with crystal singing bowls. Presented by Robert John Malone.
Join us on the First FREE Sunday of the Month for a new all-ages program featuring storytime, hands-on art activities and explorations in the galleries.
Fun for the whole family. FREE for all NM residents . Funded by Museum of New Mexico Education Fund
Shawn will share his knowledge and traditional teachings regarding weaving as more than just Art or a trade good, as weaving has defined the spiritual and cultural core and identity of the Navajo People. Program runs at 2pm and again at 3pm. Choose either time!
March comes in like a lion with lots of win, and at this month’s workshop we will learn more about wind power in New Mexico. Join scientist Rich Strittmatter and master the basic technology of windmills, and make your own model to take home.
Free with Admission. All ages welcome, limit 20.
Dr. Audra Bellmore, Associate Professor and Curator; John Gaw Meem Archives of Southern Architecture, is with the Center for Southwest Research and Special Collections at the University of New Mexico, and joins us to share on John Gaw Meem, New Mexico’s most prominent historic architect, who popularized the Spanish Pueblo Revival and Territorial regional architectural styles.
Auditorium event-bottled water only please
As part of the programming associated with the current exhibition from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration Drugs: Costs & Consequences Opening Eyes to the Damage Drugs Cause, the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science is hosting a lecture on the Oral Effects of Methamphetamine Use: The “Meth Mouth” Syndrome.
Mar 9, 2019
Tania Katan & Jen Sincero Talk Creativity & Their New Books
New Mexico Museum of Art
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Talk and book signing with Tania Katan and Jen Sincero
SANTA FE, New Mexico – After more than 10 years of smuggling creativity into the business sector without getting busted, Tania Katan’s new book Creative Trespassing: How to Put the Spark and Joy Back into Your Work and Life is a refreshing look at how to fit creativity into the seemingly mundane. New Mexico Museum of Art and Creative Santa Fe are partnering on an engaging event with Tania Katan at St. Francis Auditorium March 9.
Please note you must be a member of the Friends of Indian Art to attend this event. Please visit museumfoundation.org/join or call (505) 982-6366, ext. 100 to join. Click through for full event information.
Your Brain after a Concussion
Russell Morton, Ph.D. UNM Health Sciences Center
March 27, 2019, • 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
What happens to our brains during a concussion? Join Dr. Morton as he discusses some potential therapies and management strategies to help patients with concussions. Dr. Morton is an Assistant Professor at UNM Health Science Center, Department of Neurosciences, and part of the Preclinical Core facility within the Center for Brain Recovery and Repair. He uses electrophysiology and microscopy to investigate the effects of mild traumatic brain injuries
Join us as we welcome retired Los Alamos National Laboratories scientist Cheryl Rofer, and learn about the women who were part of the Manhattan Project, and the women who then later joined the laboratories; their work and struggles.
Cheryl is part of our Atomic exhibit and shares in commemoration of National Women’s History month.
Free Auditorium event-Bottled water only please