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Museum Hill Partner Celebrate Community Day, September 22, 2019

September 9th, 2019

(Santa Fe, New Mexico) – Join Museum Hill Partners, comprised of six organizations for Community Day, a day of free, family-friendly activities and art on September 22, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The annual event, which attracts nearly 2,000 attendees per year, will be free to the public and offer fun for all ages.

The participating organizations include the Museum of International Folk Art (MOIFA), the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture (MIAC), Santa Fe Botanical Gardens (SFBG), the International Folk Art Market (IFAM), Museum of Spanish Colonial Art (MOSCA), and the Wheelwright Museum of The American Indian (WMAI). Each organization will present entertainment, crafts, activities, or special offers for their programming.

Community Day events will include the following schedule and much more:

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Docent Tours Take a tour through the garden, ask questions and learn how to incorporate elements of the landscaping into your own backyard Santa Fe Botanical Garden (SFBG)

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Master Gardeners on site to answer all of your tough gardening questions (SFBG)

10:00 a.m. Jemez Seasonal Dance Group, (Jemez and Zuni) performs on Wheelwright Plaza (WMAI)

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Youth / Family Hands-on Art Activity Museum of Spanish Colonial Art (MOSCA)

10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Taqueria Gracias Madre Food Truck Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian (WMAI)

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Hatcha’s Food Truck (MOSCA)

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Docent Tours Explore Paul Pletka: Converging Faiths in the New World and other exhibitions (MOSCA)

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. International Folk Art Market Stop by our table to learn about our membership program and upcoming warehouse sale

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Limited Edition Coloring Sheets by Rose B. Simpson (Santa Clara) and Bob Haozous (Warm Springs Chiricahua Apache) in the Case Trading Post lobby (WMAI)

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Children’s Mapping Activity Locate New Mexico tribal communities in the Case Trading Post lobby (WMAI)

10:30 a.m. – 10:45 AM Caring for Your Art at Home presented by collections manager C.L. Kieffer Nail, in the classroom (WMAI)

11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Hands-on Art Activities and Treasure Hunts in the Girard Wing Museum of International Folk Art (MOIFA)

12:00 a.p. Jemez Seasonal Dance Group, (Jemez and Zuni) performs on Wheelwright Plaza (WMAI)

12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Rod Cannon Mind-blowing close-up magic (MOSCA)

12:30 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Caring for Your Art at Home presented by collections manager C.L. Kieffer Nail, in the classroom (WMAI)

1:00 p.m. INNASTATE Santa Fe’s contemporary reggae band performs on Milner Plaza Museum of Indian Arts and Culture (MIAC)

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Rita Padilla Haufmann, Spanish Colonial Arts Society 2019 Masters Lifetime Achievement Award Winner presents a talk about Weaving Technology and Tradition (MOSCA)

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Frank McCulloch and Melody Mock perform New Mexico Folk Music (MOIFA)

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Youth / Family Hands-on Art Activity (MIAC)

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Cavan Gonzales and Barbara Gonzales (San Ildefonso) present a Pottery Demonstration (MIAC)

1:00 p.m. Storyteller Emmett Shkeme Garcia (Santa Ana Pueblo) in the library - WMAI

2:00 p.m. Agoyo Oeyee Shadeh (Ohkay Owingeh) Dance Group performs on Milner Plaza (MIAC)

2:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Caring for Your Art at Home presented by collections manager C.L. Kieffer Nail, in the classroom (WMAI)

3:00 p.m. INNASTATE Santa Fe’s contemporary reggae band performs on Milner Plaza (MIAC)

3:00 p.m. Storyteller Emmett Shkeme Garcia (Santa Ana Pueblo) in the library - WMAI

4:00 p.m. Agoyo Oeyee Shadeh (Ohkay Owingeh) Dance Group performs on Milner Plaza (MIAC)

Museum Hill Partners welcomes all for a celebration of New Mexico’s art and culture on September 22, 2019.

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