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Upcoming Events at the Museum of New Mexico

12/7/16, Wednesday
12:00pm — 1:00pm
Brownbag Lunch Film Showing
"Maize: A Sacred Sustenance" at the Center for NM Archaeology

"Maize: A Sacred Sustenance“ Brownbag lunch/Film showing Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - Noon - 1pm At the Center for New Mexico Archaeology 7 Old Cochiti Road, Santa Fe, off the 599 Bypass and Caja del Rio Road Come and enjoy three short films in which Native Americans share the significance of corn in their cultures and lives. The films include: Lenora Tsosie of Navajo Nation who discusses a Rite of Passage ceremony she recently conducted with her daughters Marlon Magdalena of Jemez Pueblo, who demonstrates flutes and harvest songs on his handmade Native American flutes Norma and Hutchy Naranjo, traditional Native farmers who demonstrate how they make chicos and other corn products. Questions? Contact Diana Sherman, (505) 476-4443.

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

12/8/16, Thursday
4:00pm — 5:00pm
Connecting to Sacred Realm through Divine Communication
Free Webinar

FREE and Open to Educators Everywhere.

Museum of International Folk Art

12/9/16, Friday
5:30pm — 8:00pm
Christmas at the Palace

Santa Fe’s beloved Christmas at the Palace brings the community together for an evening of hot cider, cookies, live music, piñatas, craft-making activities, a chance to operate an antique printing press and the visit of Mr. and Mrs. Claus -- all in the legendary magic of the Palace of the Governors. A free, family event. (Donations of non-perishable food welcomed.) The History Museum and Palace will close at 3 p.m. to prepare for this event. Enter through the Palace at 105 W. Palace Ave. The History Museum will remain closed during the event.

New Mexico History Museum

12/10/16, Saturday
9:00am — 3:00pm
Young Native Artists Winter Show

Begin collecting art, jewelry, pottery and more from the next generation of Native American artists and craftspeople at the annual Young Native Artists Winter Show. Children and grandchildren of artists associated with the Palace of the Governors’ Portal Program will demonstrate and sell their own arts and crafts in the Meem Community Room. Free.

New Mexico History Museum

12/10/16, Saturday
5:00pm — 9:00pm
Las Noches De Las Luminarias

Come enjoy the glow of Luminarias lighting up Ft. Selden Historic Site and enjoy the holiday celebration.

Fort Selden Historic Site

12/11/16, Sunday
10:00am — 4:00pm
Native American Hairstyles
Traditional and Contemporary - A MUST SEE EVENT!

Join us at 10am for demonstrations of Tewa, Jemez, Santa Clara, San Felipe, Navajo, Hopi, Pawnee, and Laguna men’s and women’s hairstyling. Followed by a presentation and Q&A with the participants at 3pm. This is a must see event, especially for families. In 2014 a similar program received rave reviews! Program is free with museum admission.

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

12/11/16, Sunday
10:30am — 12:00pm
Alcoves 16/17 #6
Exhibition Opening

Five new artists exhibit contemporary art made in New Mexico 10:30AM - 12PM

New Mexico Museum of Art

MORE INFO:

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
www.indianartsandculture.org

Museum of International Folk Art
www.internationalfolkart.org

New Mexico Museum of Art
www.nmartmuseum.org

New Mexico Historic Sites
www.nmhistoricsites.org/

Office of Archaeological Studies
www.nmarchaeology.org

New Mexico History Museum
www.nmhistorymuseum.org

El Palacio Magazine
elpalacio.org