Children's Activity - Styrofoam Printing
Saturday, September 3 - 10:30 am to 12 noon at the Silver City Museum, 312 W. Broadway.
Conjointly with the Mimbres Regional Arts Council's Print Fiesta
, children will have the opportunity to make a Styrofoam printing to take home, frame, and hang in their rooms. Come join the fun. [ Press Release
An Event to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month
World War I Soldiers of Grant County
presented by Henrietta Martinez Christmas
Wednesday, September 21 - 1 pm at the Silver City Museum Annex, 302 W. Broadway.
Henrietta Martinez Christmas will speak on the history and genealogy of World War I soldiers of Grant County. This event is co-sponsored by the Silver City Public Library
in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.
Children's Activity - Paper Rock Mosaics
Saturday, September 24 - 10:30 am to 12 noon at the Silver City Museum, 312 W. Broadway.
In conjunction with the Gila River Festival
, the kids will make mosaics out of paper rock squares. The squares are pictures of various types of rocks such as turquoise, native copper, malachite, pyrite, and others. There will be mosaic patterns they can follow or they can use their own imaginations to create a mosaic of their own.
Brown Bag - The Legacy of Lloyd Kiva New and the Institute of American Indian Arts presented by Carmen Vendelin
Thursday, September 29 - 12 noon to 1 pm at the Silver City Museum Annex, 302 W. Broadway.
Carmen Vendelin, Director of the Silver City Museum, has written and published an article, Finding a Contemporary Voice: The Legacy of Lloyd Kiva New and the Institute of American Indian Arts
, an exhibition she curated for the New Mexico Museum of Art
. Bring your lunch and listen to Carmen tell about American Indian Arts.
Victorian Christmas will be held at the Silver City Museum on December 8, 2016.