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China Then & Now at Hibben 105

October 15, 2014 from 7:30pm to 8:30pm
The Chinese of New Mexico, 1870s-1920s. Anna Naruta-Moya,shares research that shed surprising light into the Chinesepioneers who helped build New Mexico in the late 19th andearly 20th century. See More
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Passport to People Family Program: Acequias! at Maxwell Museum of Anthropology

June 21, 2014 from 1pm to 3:30pm
Celebrate the cultural heritage of northern New Mexico’s Acequias.Enjoy hands on intergenerational activities including Luck of the Draw Acequia game,River of Words poetry, Dress up and be a Mayordomo and more!Acequia themed music by David Garcia.  Free and Open to All. See More
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El Agua es Vida: Acequias in New Mexico at Maxwell Museum of Anthropology

May 3, 2014 from 1pm to 4pm
The latest locally originated museum exhibition El Agua es Vida: Acequias in New Mexico, merges art, science and cultural tradition to explore the fundamental role acequias play in the environment and the community in northern New Mexico.The opening celebration will include brief presentations by researchers Sylvia Rodriguez, José Rivera, Alexander Fernald and Paula Garcia; music of northern New Mexico by Cipriano Vigil; acequia poetry by Shirley Blackwell, and local food by Los Poblanos and…See More
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5th Annual Navajo Rug Auction at Prairie Star Restaurant

November 16, 2013 from 11am to 4pm
Preview 11:00 amAuction 1:00   pmMore than two hundred traditional and contemporary handmade rugs by weavers of New Mexico and Arizona will be on display and available for purchase. Whether you are a collector or learning this is a great opportunity to view a variety of styles and learn the history of Navajo rug weaving. Browse, bid, and take home a unique handmade textile.  Proceeds benefit Navajo weavers and the Maxwell.  Sales tax will not be charged, a portion of each purchase is tax…See More
Nov 5, 2013
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Indian Bread Baking at UNM Main Campus- Maxwell Museum of Anthropology Courtyard

September 11, 2013 from 11am to 3pm
Come join the Maxwell Museum of Anthropology for the first bread baking demonstration of the season. Enjoy the newly renovated courtyard, have lunch and relax in the open space. The Edaakies are back serving fresh oven bread, fry bread, Indian tacos, Joe’s Special, Anne’s Special and more. Welcome to the fall semester! Museum Courtyard  Repeats Wednesday, September 25See More
Sep 9, 2013

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The Maxwell Museum of Anthropology, the oldest public museum in Albuquerque (established in 1932 by Edgar Lee Hewett himself!) and the only museum in the state dedicated to the whole of human history and the human cultural experience.
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At 10:49am on September 27, 2008, missy said…
i am so glad the maxwell is represented on duke city fix! i worked as a curatorial assistant to marian rodee like a dozen years ago, and loved it. y'all have a very special place in my heart and in the city! thanks for updating your events here.

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