Third Annual Museum Hill Community Day

Sunday, September 24, 2017- 9AM to 5PM
Museum Hill, Santa Fe
FREE Admission

The Museum Hill Partners present the Third Annual Community Day. Visitors and residents will enjoy a variety of family-friendly activities and performances at all Museum Hill sites- all FREE! Celebrating 80, 30 and 15 year anniversaries with Native Dances, artist demonstrations, storytelling, hands-on art making, Santa Fe Trail Tours and more.  There is something for everyone on Museum Hill!


As part of the third-annual Museum Hill Community Day Celebration, IFAA is proud to present two tie-dye workshops for Kids with Master Artist, Gasali Adeyemo. Gasali invites kids of all ages to participate in two Indigo tie-dye workshops. Gasali will teach students two Tie-Dye techniques: stitch resist and raffia. The workshops are free and open to the public.
  • Two Workshops: 11:00 am and 2:00 pm: Outdoor Classroom: Free Admission

 

Museum of Indian Arts & Culture
Celebrating 30 years

  • Native Treasures Collector’s Sale FINAL DAY https://nativetreasures.org/collectors-sale/\
    Meem Hall, Laboratory of Anthropology
    10AM – 5PM
  • Mural painting / 3 Native Storytellers / Pottery activity / Birthday cake
    1-4PM
  • Relevance of Native Voice in Museums with Native Collections- panel discussion
    1 PM
  • MIAC Director Della Warrior is joined by three former Directors for a discussion of the development and    evolution of MIAC in the first 30 years
    2 PM

 

 


Museum of Spanish Colonial Arts
Celebrating 15 years

  • Matanza/traditional pig roast, $12 per person all you can eat, drinks included
    9AM – 3PM
  • Cipriano Vigil Cigar box guitar demonstration and performance
    10AM
  • Nasario Garcia reads his new children’s book Grandpa Lolo’s Matanza
    11:30AM
  • Nasario Garcia reads his new children’s book Grandpa Lolo’s Matanza
    1PM
  • Cipriano Vigil Cigar box guitar demonstration and performance
    1:15PM

 


Santa Fe Botanical Garden
Celebrating 30 years
  • Horno Baking (includes flat breads, cookies, and s’mores) Family Activity.  Herbal Iced Tea Sampling –      The Botanical Garden will be serving samples of iced tea made from herbs grown in their agricultural terraces.
    9AM– 3PM
  • Weaving and Fiber Spinning Demo
    10AM – 3PM
  • Docent Tours: Take a tour through the garden with a Botanical Garden Trained Tour Guide. Ask questions and learn how to incorporate the Botanical Garden landscape into your own backyard.
    9AM – 5PM

 

Museum of International Folk Art

  • Live music by the Varsity Marimba Band from the Academy for Technology and the Classics
    Neutrogena Lounge
    1-4PM
  • Hands- on Art Making for ages 3 to 103: Make notched, layered paper photo frames in conjunction with the exhibition No Idle Hands: The Myths and Meanings of Tramp Art.
    ATRIUM
    1-4PM
  • Circle of Open Hearts Community Labyrinth Walk- Santa Fe Labyrinth Resource Guild
    1pm-
  • Luis Tapia book signing of Borderless: The Art of Luis Tapia
    2pm

 

 

 

 

The Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian
Celebrating 80 years.

  • Taqueria Gracias Madre Food Truck
    10AM- 3PM
  • Dancing, Black Mesa Dancers, San Ildefonso Pueblo
    10AM
  • Treasure Hunts for kids in the galleries
    10AM-4PM
  • Beading activity with Wendy Boivin, Menominee
    10am -3PM
  • Storytelling with Joe Hayes in our Library
    11am
  • Dancing, Black Mesa Dancers, San Ildefonso Pueblo
    12:15
  • Storytelling with Joe Hayes in our Library
    1:30 PM
  • Dancing Black Mesa Dancers, San Ildefonso Pueblo
    2:45

National Park Service

  • Moderate hike with guides from the Santa Fe Trail Association.  Meet in the Wheelwright parking lot
    9 & 11am