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Events & Education: Calendar

April 2015
Open 10AM to 5PM
Tuesdays-Sundays, closed Mondays


Sunday April 5, 2015- Easter- MUSEUM CLOSED

Monday April 6, 2015
Dr. Maxine McBrinn, Curator of Archaeology at the Museum of Indian Arts & Culture will address the use of turquoise for jewelry and ceremonial pieces, and will discuss how the stone is used and its deep significance to the people of the southwest. The lecture will be at the Museum of Indian Arts & Culture. The third lecture of the Friends of Folk Art Folk Art in Color Lecture Series. A series of free lectures presented exclusively for Friends of Folk Art members. Not a member? JOIN NOW! Please RSVP for EACH lecture by calling 505 982-7799, extension 8.

Friday April 10, 2015
The Museum of International Folk Art and Warehouse 21 present the 11th Annual Youth Music Night, for an evening of local music, art, refreshments and more. FREE!

Sunday April 12, 2015
studentart2-4 pm
Opening reception of Student art by students in the Ames Afterschool Program. Enjoy refreshments, live music by Mariachi Buenaventura, and diverse works of art. By Museim admission, New Mexico residents with I.D. Free on Sundays. The exhibition continues in the Museum atrium through April 22, 2015.

Sunday April 19, 2015
2:00 – 4:00 pm
A Provocative Conversation on the Current State and Future of Traditional Southern Pottery with Critic Garth Clark, and potters Mark Hewitt and Matt Jones, at the O’Keeffe Theater at the Museum of Indian Arts & Culture (MIAC) in conjunction with Pottery of the U.S. South.

folk art fleaFriday April 24 through
Tuesday April 28
9am to 4 pm EACH DAY!

Folk Art Flea Time to Donate!
The Friends of Folk Art will be at the Museum to accept your tax deductible donations of gently used folk art! If you have large or heavy items to donate, or other questions, please call the Folk Art Flea hotline at (505) 476-1201.

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