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new toy loungeThe book and toy area is in a Tree of Life theme stocked with toys that encourage imaginative play, as well as a wonderful selection of children's books. Children of all ages enjoy this interactive area.

The galleries have special appeal to children of all ages. Several cases in the Girard exhibition Multiple Visions: A Common Bond have special appeal to children, and are noted in the Gallery Guide. Families can also pick up an Ipod touch and take a Multimedia tour of the Girard Wing.. Wooden Menagerie: Made in New Mexico offers mask making as well as a station to listen to animal stories, Try your hand at puppet making and literature on a string in Brasil & Arte Popular. Parents, teachers and artists are encouraged to use our all age hands-on art making projects on-line» and programs are offered seasonally, see Events below.
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Sunday February 15, 2015
1-4 pm

Carving the Animal Kingdom
catsFinal day to see this exhibition of carved wooden animals, wood carving artist demonstrations with Arthur Lopez, Gloria Lopez Cordova and Ron Archuleta Rodriguez. The winner of "Angel Cat" a carved wooden cat with removable wings by Ron Archuleta Rodriguez will be drawn. Raffle through theSanta Fe Animal Shelter's The final day to experience the exhibition Wooden Menagerie: Made in New Mexico and make an animal mask. By Museum admission, New Mexico residents free every Sunday!

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