Museum Hill Community Day 2021

Museum Hill Community Day 2021

Family-Friendly and Free for All!

September 19, 2021 10:00 am
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05:00 pm
Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, Museum of International Folk Art

Join us to celebrate Community Day on Museum Hill! FREE all day from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Enjoy a variety of family-friendly activities, music and preformances at Museum Hill Partner sites: Museum of Indian Arts and Culture; Museum of International Folk Art; Museum of Spanish Colonial Art; Santa Fe Botanical Garden; and the Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian.

Check back here for updated schedule information! Current confirmed activities include:

9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Santa Fe Extension Master Gardeners will be available to answer your questions about native plants at the Santa Fe Botanical Garden (SFBG)

9:15 – 9:45 AM Docent-Led Tour of the Botanical Garden’s water harvesting and catchment system - SFBG

10:00 AM Acoma Sky City Buffalo Elk Dancers performs on Wheelwright Plaza at Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian (WMAI)

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Pick up a coloring page and sign up for a membership with the International Folk Art Market (IFAM)

10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Learn about the Botanical Garden’s role in the Xerces Society’s Santa Fe Pollinator Trail pilot program - SFBG

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Artist demonstrations all day with Doug Nava, retablos; Cristina Hernandez Feldewert, tinwork; and Julia Gomez, colcha embroidery at the Museum of Spanish Colonial Art (MOSCA)

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Explore the Celebrating Music in New Mexico exhibit on the Wonder on Wheels mobile museum

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Mas Chile Food Truck - WMAI

10:00 AM – 10:45 AM Docent-Led Tour of the new Piñon-Juniper Woodland - SFBG

11:00 AM – 11:30 AM Docent-Led Tour of the Botanical Garden’s water harvesting and catchment system - SFBG

11:00 AM Storytelling with Emmett “Shkeme” Garcia (Santa Ana Pueblo) - WMAI

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Join Kaitlin Haase of the Xerces Society for a Santa Fe Pollinator Trail Plant Walk - SFBG

12:00 PM Acoma Sky City Buffalo Elk Dancers performs on Wheelwright Plaza WMAI

12:00 – 4:00 PMAll-ages craft sessions, design and make your own beaded plate in the outdoor classroom at the Museum of International Folk Art (MOIFA)

1:00 PMThe Earth Turns: Autumnal Equinox Labyrinth Walk, join the Labyrinth Resource Group of Santa Fe for a walk on the Milner Plaza Labyrinth - MOIFA

1:00 PMStorytelling with Ehren Kee Natay (Diné/Kewa), a multimedia artist who specializes in music and percussion in front of the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture (MIAC)

1:00 PMStorytelling with Emmett “Shkeme” Garcia (Santa Ana Pueblo) - WMAI

1:30 PMNacha Mendez performs original and eclectic pan-Latin-style songs on Milner Plaza - MOIFA

1:30 – 3:00 PMTalk by nature photographer, botanist, and author George Oxford Miller, followed by a book signing, including his Native Plant Gardening for Birds, Bees & Butterflies - SFBG

3:00 PMStorytelling with Ehren Kee Natay (Diné/Kewa), a multimedia artist who specializes in music and percussion - MIAC

3:00 – 3:45 PMDocent-Led Tour of the new Piñon-Juniper Woodland - SFBG

3:30 PMNacha Mendez performs original and eclectic pan-Latin-style songs on Milner Plaza - MOIFA