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Events & Activities 2018
The following Events and Hands-on Activities are free, unless otherwise noted, although a $5 donation is suggested to support museum activities. Weather permitting, hands-on activities may take place in the Silver City Museum Courtyard, so please dress accordingly. Materials for hands-on activities are provided.

MARGARET 'CHICKIE' BELTRAN: MAKING AN OFRENDA FOR THEODORA HOBART
Tuesday, October 30, 12:30-3:30 pm
Museum Education Room

TRICK OR TREAT!
Wednesday, October 31, 1:30-3:30 pm
Museum Education Room

ARTIST RECEPTION FOR ARTISTS OF ARTE CHICANO DE SAN VICENTE 2018
Thursday, November 1, 3:30-5:30 pm
Silver City Museum
Come meet the artists and ask them about their work. Meet Krissy Ramirez, Grecia Rivas, Patricia Countryman and M. Fred Barraza.

ANGELICA PADILLA PERFORMANCE & PROCESSION
Friday, November 2, 4:00-4:30 pm; Procession at 4:30 pm
Silver City Museum Courtyard
Angelica Padilla will perform in the Courtyard, as she has in years past, performing traditional funeral songs as ministry at funerals throughout the year and songs in memory of all souls of the dead so that we honor them. It is a way for me to give back to all of the people I sang for, all the people we've lost. At 4:30 be a part of the Dia de los Muertos Procession!

BROWN BAG LUNCH LECTURE, ARTIST ALLAN HOUSER
Thursday, November 8, 12:00-1:00 pm
Museum Annex, 302 W. Broadway
Carmen Vendelin, Museum Director, and curator of the exhibition, will present an illustrated art historical lecture entitled Artist Allan Houser: Native American Modernist. In this overview of Houser's artistic production, special attention will be given to his influences and place within the Modern art styles of his time. The Silver City Museum is proud to host the exhibition Allan Houser: Renowned 20th Century Warm Springs Chiricahua Apache Artist, on view through January 13, 2019. The artwork in this exhibition is on generous loan from Allan Houser, Inc.

FAMILY FUN PROGRAM: Arte Chicano
Saturday, November 10, 1:30-3:30 pm
Museum Education Room
Examine the works of four local Chicano artists using clay, paint, the written word and the poster format, and make your own artwork with a message. Admission free; $5 donation suggested.