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The Museum publishes an electronic newsletter, distributed Thursdays at 2 pm to our members and supporters. Click the links below to get caught up on things happening at your museum.

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Archives:

May 18, 2017

  • Green Screen
  • Museum Minute

May 11, 2017

  • Classic Film Series: Jane Austen
  • Dinosaur Discoveries
  • Dinosaurs of New Mexico
  • Museum Minute

May 4, 2017

  • Museum Minute Information
  • Museum Minute

April 27, 2017

  • Family Fun Day
  • Museum Minute

April 20, 2017

  • Llano Estacado Gardening Seminar & Plant Sale
  • Museum Minute

April 13, 2017

  • Dr. Dirt's Plant Therapy
  • Easter Weekend Hours
  • Museum Minute

April 6, 2017

  • Collaborating with Heizer Middle School
  • Museum Minute

March 30, 2017

  • Dino Night
  • Spring Break Hours
  • Museum Minute

March 23, 2017

  • Spring Break Hours
  • Dinosaurs of NM
  • Dinosaur Discoveries
  • Museum Minute

March 16, 2017

  • Women's Tea
  • Museum Minute

March 9, 2017

  • Lea County Centennial
  • Museum Minute

March 2, 2017

  • Remind
  • Museum Minute

February 23, 2017

  • Erica Rivinoja Lecture
  • Family Fun Day
  • Museum Minute

February 16, 2017

  • Dino Night

February 9, 2017

  • Museum Trek
  • Museum Store

February 2, 2017

  • Western Heritage Horticulture Society

January 26, 2017

  • Dinosaur Discoveries: Ancient Fossils, New Ideas
  • Dinosaurs of New Mexico: Fossils from the Collection of the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science

January 19, 2017

  • Tuff Hedeman Meet and Greet
  • Museum Rental Space

January 12, 2017

  • 2016 Recap
  • Museum Store
  • Recent Acquisitions

January 5, 2017

  • Welcome to 2017

December 29, 2016

  • Holiday Hours
  • Museum Trek

December 22, 2016

  • Holiday Hours
  • Museum Trek

December 15, 2016

  • Bonnie Moran's North Pole Village
  • Museum Store
  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Outstanding Ranchers - Mark and Annette McCloy
  • Holiday Hours

December 8, 2016

  • Christmas Family Fun Day
  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Working Cowboy - Zach Ozborn

December 1, 2016

  • Christmas Traditions
  • Silver Concho Inductee: Brice Chapman

November 24, 2016

  • Thanksgiving
  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Inductee: Charlcia Taylor
  • Exhibits Closed
  • Christmas Traditions

November 17, 2016

  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Inductee: Phil Smith, Sr
  • Exhibits Closed
  • Christmas Traditions

November 10, 2016

  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Inductee: Bert Madera
  • Exhibits Closed
  • Southwest Symphony
  • Christmas Traditions

November 3, 2016

  • Titanic's Last Weekend
  • 39th Annual Llano Esstacado Party
  • Museum Bulletin

October 27, 2016

October 20, 2016

  • Artist Talk
  • Titanic News-Sunday
  • School Children
  • A Night on Titanic

October 13, 2016

  • Salvage and Sale of the RMS Titanic
  • Museum Bulletin

October 6, 2016

  • Outcomes from the Titanic Disaster
  • Museum Bulletin
  • A Night on Titanic

September 29, 2016

  • Titanic Tours
  • Outcomes from the Titanic Disaster
  • Museum Bulletin

September 22, 2016

  • Titanic Expert to Speak at Museum
  • Coal Strike of 1912
  • Museum Bulletin

September 15, 2016

  • Sinking of the RMS Titanic
  • Museum Bulletin

September 8, 2016

  • Titanic Passenger and New Mexico

September 1, 2016

  • Titanic Passenger and New Mexico
  • Museum Bulletin
  • Public Presentation on the Prehistory of New Mexico

August 25, 2016

  • Condition of the RMS Titanic
  • Museum Bulletin

August 18, 2016

  • RMS Titanic Artifact Recovery
  • Museum Bulletin

August 11, 2016

  • RMS Titanic, Inc
  • Museum Bulletin

August 4, 2016

  • Lea County Fair and Rodeo
  • Pokemon Go!

July 28, 2016

  • Titanic Timeline
  • Museum Bulletin

July 21, 2016

  • Titanic Events
  • Museum Belletin
  • Nature Trails

July 14, 2016

  • Museum Membership
  • Museum Gardens
  • Museum App

July 7, 2016

  • Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition
  • Theatrica Thanks

June 30, 2016

  • Museum Closing for Titanic Setup
  • Theatrica: Last Weekend
  • Theatrica: Nunsense

June 23, 2016

  • Theatrica: Nunsense

June 16, 2016

  • Theatrica: An Evening with Jeremy Small
  • Theatrica: Lea County Belly Dancers & Friends
  • Theatrica: Nunsense

June 9, 2016

  • Theatrica: Maciolek School of Dance Recital
  • Theatrica: Expressions Dance Academy Recital

June 2, 2016

  • Theatrica: Acting: The First 6 Lessons

May 26, 2016

  • Theatrica: Hobbs Community Band
  • Theatrica: Long Day's Journey into Night

May 19, 2016

  • Theatrica Opening
  • Theatrica: Long Day's Journey Into Night
  • Classic Shakespeare Film Series Guest Speaker

May 12, 2016

  • Theatrica Exhibit
  • Theatrica: Seussical Preview

May 5, 2016

  • Museum Store
  • Mother's Day
  • Theatrica: Dance Camp

April 28, 2016

  • Last Weekend of Wicked Plants
  • Theatrica: Music Camp
  • Growing Classroom Workshop
  • Caution: Tobacco

April 21, 2016

  • Amy Stewart Visit
  • Classic Film Series
  • Shakespeare's 400th Birthday
  • Theatrica: Art Camps
  • Caution: Goathead

April 14, 2016

  • Western Heritage Gardens Workshop
  • Amy Stewart Visit on April 21
  • Theatrica: Theater Camps
  • Caution: Dumb Cane

April 7, 2016

  • Theatrica: Photography Workshop
  • Caution: Aloe Vera

March 31, 2016

  • Spring Break hours
  • Theatrica Camps
  • Member Benefit
  • Caution: Sago Palm

March 24, 2016

  • Theatrica Performance
  • Caution: Mesquite

March 17, 2016

  • Theatrica: A Tour of Community Arts
  • Caution: Mango

March 10, 2016

  • Smithsonian's Museum Day Live
  • Women in Science
  • Caution: Tulips

March 3, 2016

  • Instagram
  • Twitter
  • Remind
  • Facebook
  • Caution: Chili Peppers

February 25, 2016

  • Family Fun Day
  • Caution: Lily

February 18, 2016

  • Introduction to Western Heritage Museum Horticulture Society
  • Rose Pruning Workshop
  • Caution:Jimson Weed

February 11, 2016

  • Wickedly Natural: Photos by April Daplhne
  • Caution: Mistletoe

February 4, 2016

  • Museum Store
  • Caution: Teddy Bear Cholla

January 28, 2016

  • Wicked Plants Family Fun Day
  • Classic Film Series
  • Caution: Green Potoato

January 21, 2016

  • Wicked Plants
  • Caution: Oleander

January 14, 2016

  • Back in the Saddle
  • Tuff Hedeman Meet and Greet on January 21

January 7, 2016

  • 2016 Preview
  • Western Heritage Museum Horticultural Society

December 31, 2015

  • Happy New Year
  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Volunteers of the Year: NMJC Maintenance Department

December 24, 2015

  • Merry Christmas
  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Outstanding Rancher: Niki and Rusty Henard

December 17, 2015

  • Holiday Hours
  • End of Year Giving
  • Museum Store
  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Working Cowboy: Casey Hatley

December 10, 2015

  • Christmas Forest
  • Christmas Museum Trek
  • Museum Store
  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Silver Concho Inductee Dr. Steve McCleery

December 3, 2015

  • Christmas Traditions from Around the World
  • Bonnie Moran's North Pole Village
  • Christmas Family Fun Day
  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Inductee Carl E. Sams

November 26, 2015

  • Happy Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Traditions from Around the World
  • Santa at Christmas Traditions from Around the World
  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Inductee Jimmie Tom Cooper

November 19, 2015

  • Christmas Traditions from Around the World
  • Preview of Performers at Christmas Traditions from Around the World
  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Inductee Dorthy Bess

November 12, 2015

  • Christmas Traditions from Around the World
  • Preview of Tables at Christmas Traditions from Around the World
  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Inductee Guy Allen

November 5, 2015

  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Banquet
  • New Admission Price
  • Christmas Traditions from Around the World tickets

October 29, 2015

  • Rocky Horror Picture Show

October 22, 2015

  • Family Fun Day
  • In Memorium - Alta Faye Klein

October 15, 2015

  • Rental Space

October 8, 2015

  • Voting for Lea County Cowboy Hal of Fame Inductees

October 1, 2015

  • Membership

September 24, 2015

  • Family Fun Day

September 17, 2015

  • Museum Trek
  • Community Conversation

September 10, 2015

  • Fall Film Series
  • Trunk Show

September 3, 2015

  • Staked Plains Roundup
  • Nature Trail News
  • Bronze Cowboy Nominations

August 27, 2015

  • Family Fun Day
  • Bronze Cowboy Nominations

August 20, 2015

  • NMJC
  • Bronze Cowboy Nominations

August 13, 2015

  • Lea County Fair and Rodeo Recap
  • Bronze Cowboy Nominations

August 6, 2015

  • Lea County Fair and Rodeo
  • Bronze Cowboy Nominations

July 30, 2015

  • Great Plains: America's Lingering Wild, Photographs by Michael Forsberg
  • Lea County Fair and Rodeo
  • Bronze Cowboy Nominations

July 23, 2015

  • Nature Trail News
  • Interns
  • Lea County Fair 2015 - Raffle Items
  • Bronze Cowboy Nominations

July 16, 2015

  • Lea County Fair 2015 - Raffle Items

July 9, 2015

  • New Mexico Arts Loan

July 2, 2015

  • Holiday Hours
  • A Patch of Blue

June 25, 2015

  • Book Signing
  • Ship of Fools

June 18, 2015

  • 1965 Family Fun Day
  • Original NMJC Faculty Members
  • Help!

June 11, 2015

  • 1965: A Year In Review - Celebrating 50 Years of NMJC
  • Thunderball

June 4, 2015

  • 1965 Classic Film Series
  • Dr. Zhivago

May 28, 2015

  • Bugs Last Weekend

May 21, 2015

  • Photography Show Results

May 14, 2015

  • 8th Annual Community Photography Show

May 7, 2015

  • Bugs EXTENDED
  • Museum Store

April 30, 2015

  • Family Fun Day: Bug-a-Thon
  • Insect Inspiration
  • Museum Store
  • Photography Show
  • Bugs and You

April 23, 2015

  • Shake it Up for Veterans Fundraiser
  • Bugs and You

April 16, 2015

  • Photography Show
  • Bugs and You

April 9, 2015

  • Family Fun Day - Bug Chef (tickets required)
  • Bugs and You

April 2, 2015

  • Spring Break Hours
  • Bug Chef (tickets required)
  • Bugs and You

March 26, 2015

  • Spring Break Hours
  • Nature Trail
  • Bugs and You

March 19, 2015

  • Get Ready for the Bug Chef!
  • Bugs and You

March 12, 2015

  • Gallery Talk and Book Signing - Light in the Desert
  • Museum Store
  • Bugs and You

March 5, 2015

  • Interview about Film Series
  • Museum Store
  • Bugs and You

February 26, 2015

  • Good Bug/Bad Bug
  • Dr. Pollock
  • Bugs and You

February 19, 2015

  • 1965
  • Bugs and You

February 12, 2015

  • Valentine's
  • Bugs and You

February 5, 2015

  • Light in the Desert
  • Museum Store
  • Bugs and You

January 29, 2015

  • Family Fun Day: Bugs 101
  • Attention Pecan Growers
  • Dr. Carol Sutherland Bio

January 22, 2015

  • Exhibit Opening Postponed
  • Bugs: Outside the Box
  • Meet and Greet Tuff Hedeman

January 15, 2015

  • Bugs: Outside the Box

January 8, 2015

  • A Look at 2015
  • Master Gardeners

January 1, 2015

  • Happy New Year

December 25, 2014

  • Merry Christmas
  • Holiday Hours

December 18, 2014

  • Museum Store

December 11, 2014

  • End of Year Giving

December 4, 2014

  • Christmas Traditions from Around the World
  • Family Fun Day

November 27, 2014

  • Christmas Traditions From Around the World
  • Bonnie Moran's Christmas Village
  • Patriotic Tree

November 20, 2014

  • 2014 Bronze Inductee: Christopher Columbus "Lum" Medlin
  • Museum Store
  • Christmas Traditions from Around the World
  • Tree decorating contest

November 13, 2014

  • 2014 Bronze Inductee: Malcolm R. Madera

November 6, 2014

  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Banquet
  • 2014 Bronze Inductee: Johnny Martin Etcheverry

October 30, 2014

  • Charreada

October 23, 2014

  • Family Fun Day
  • Dia de los Muertos

October 16, 2014

  • Family Fun Day
  • Museum Store

October 9, 2014

  • Family Fun Day
  • Michael Martin Murphey Meet and Greet
  • Stacy Allen Memorial

October 2, 2014

  • Object Spotlight - 1939 World Champion Saddle

September 25, 2014

  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Voting
  • Sam Abell - Maddox Foundation Distinguished Lecture Series
  • Photos
  • Looking ahead

September 18, 2014

  • Arte en la Charreria
  • Staked Plains

September 11, 2014

  • Staked Plains
  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame

September 4, 2014

  • Staked Plains

August 28, 2014

  • Saddle Up
  • Arte en la Charreria

August 21, 2014

  • Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame Nominations
  • Membership

August 14, 2014

  • Andy Warhol: Legends from the Cochran Collection
  • Lea County Fair and Rodeo
  • Arte en la Charreria
  • Connect
  • New Website

August 7, 2014

  • Lea County Fair and Rodeo
  • New Website
  • Connect

July 31, 2014

  • Made in New Mexico
  • Lea County Fair and Rodeo
  • Connect
  • Library-Museum Collaboration

July 24, 2014

  • New Intern
  • Nature Trail

July 17, 2014

  • Nature Trail

July 10, 2014

  • Stay in Touch
  • Connect

July 3, 2014

  • Holiday Hours
  • Sally the Salamander
  • New Doors
  • Update from Night at the Museum

June 26, 2014

  • A Night at the Museum

June 19, 2014

  • Upcoming Exhibits and Events

June 12, 2014

  • Nature Trail

June 5, 2014

  • New in the Collections

May 29, 2014

  •  Sunday Film Series
  •  Gift Shop

May 22, 2014

  •  Andy Warhol Opening

May 15, 2014

  • Andy Warhol pt 2

May 8, 2014

  • Andy Warhol pt 1

May 1, 2014

  • Bigger than T-Rex

April 24, 2014

  • 2013 Bronze Cowboys

April 17, 2014

  • 2013 Silver Concho, Young Rancher, Working Cowboy, Volunteer of the Year

April 10, 2014

  • Gus
  • Chuckwagon

April 3, 2014

  • Museum Store

March 27, 2014

  •  Family Fun Day
  •  Museum Store Clearance

March 20, 2014

  •  Family Fun Day
  •  Nature Trail

March 13, 2014

  •  Remembering Tuffy Cooper

March 6, 2014

  •  North Gallery Re-Open

February 27, 2014

  • Welcome