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6 Events On Saturday, March 24, 2018

Maurice Sendak: 50 Year; 50 Works; 50 Reasons

All day Saturday, Mar 24, 2018  |  Farmington Public Library
VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! Step into the fantastical imagination of Maurice Sendak, author and illustrator of the beloved children’s book, "Where the Wild Things Are". Library hours: Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m, Friday - Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
North, South, East, and West: Maps from the Farmington Museum Collection

Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 8:00am - 5:00pm  |  Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
Showcasing a variety of examples from the late-nineteenth century to the present, the exhibition North, South, East and West uses maps from the Farmington Museum collection to explore the history of the region.
Plein Air Painters of the Four Corners

Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 8:00am - 5:00pm  |  Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
The Farmington Museum welcomes the return of the Plein Air Painters of the Four Corners. For sixteen years, this group has been dedicated to creating art outdoors, a practice called plein air, which allows for direct observation in capturing light, shadow, and color.
Dinosaurs of New Mexico

Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 8:00am - 5:00pm  |  Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! Fossils from the collection of the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science will be on display at the Farmington Museum, March through September 2018. Bring the kids, and a camera, to this fascinating and fun hands-on exhibit!!!
Riverside Nature Center Photo Show

Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 9:00am - 5:00pm  |  Riverside Nature Center
Visit the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park to view some of the best pictures of scenery, people, wildlife and activities taken in the river parks. Photos will be on display during the Annual Photo Show.
Printed Pattern Etching and Cutting on Metal

Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 10:00am - 4:00pm  |  Three Rivers Art Center & Gallery
Have you ever needed custom metal pieces in your jewelry or art, but don’t want to buy the same patterns everyone else uses? This class will use E3 electrical etching with printed patterns. Once they have each etched 2 metal sheets and used patinas, students will learn to use Swanstrom Cutter sets to create consistent shapes. Holes can be punched for jump rings, beads can be added… possibilities are endless!
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