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Posted on: October 5, 2022

"Science Café – Trees, Rocks and Water: A Recipe for Critical Zone Science"

Science Cafe

The Museum of Nature & Science and Sigma Xi present “Science Café – Trees, Rocks, and Water: a recipe for critical zone science,” with guest speaker Holly Barnard, Ph.D.  Dr. Barnard joins us via Zoom at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18 from the Un...

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Posted on: October 5, 2022

National Arts and Humanities Month

May Programs with the Las Cruces Museum of Art

The Las Cruces Museum of Art, 491 N. Main St., will host in-person programs during the third weekend of October to celebrate “National Arts and Humanities Month” – a coast-to-coast collective recognition of the importance of art and culture in America.&am...

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Museum News
Posted on: October 4, 2022

"Desierto. Arte. Archivo" to Open at Branigan Cultural Center

Desert Cactus

The Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main St., is pleased to announce the opening of a new exhibition, “Desierto. Arte. Archivo.” This exhibit displays a compilation of art from 16 artists who have interacted with the Chihuahuan Desert and create...

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Museum News
Posted on: October 4, 2022

"Listen to Your Art" with the Museum of Art

May Programs with the Las Cruces Museum of Art

The next “Listen to Your Art” lecture, with the Las Cruces Museum of Art, will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21 on Zoom. Judy Pekelsma will explore the life and work of American artist Georgia O’Keeffe. Please use the following link, meeting ID, a...

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Museum News
Posted on: September 21, 2022

"Dig into the Past" with the Las Cruces Museums

Pick and Rocks Paleontology

Dig deep into Earth’s history with the Las Cruces Museums and local paleontology and archaeology experts from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8 at the Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main St., and Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St. ...

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Museum News
Posted on: September 15, 2022

October STEM Programs at the Museum of Nature and Science

Dinosaur Skeleton

The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St., will offer free Science, Technology, Education and Math programs for children and families this October. Admission to the museum and programs are free.  “Nature & Science Discove...

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Museum News
Posted on: September 13, 2022

Fall Break Programming at the Las Cruces Museums

A photo of the exterior of Branigan Cultural Center

The Las Cruces Museum System will host free, drop-in activities Tuesday through Friday, Sept. 27 through Oct. 7, during the Las Cruces Public School’s Fall Break. Programs each day will be from 10 a.m. to noon. Visitors can earn a limited-edition...

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