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SATURDAY, FEB. 4, 2-4 PM, LOS LUNAS MUSEUM OF HERITAGE & ARTS,
251 Main St. SE, Los Lunas (near the water tower)
Centennial Presentation, Baldwin Burr-President of the Valencia Co. Historical Society speaks on Solomon Luna and his role in the 1910 Constitutional Convention, www.loslunasnm.gov

SATURDAY, FEB. 4, 1 PM opening, INDIAN PUEBLO CULTURAL CENTER,
2401 12TH ST. NW
100 Years of State & Federal Policy: The impact on Pueblo Nations
www.indianpueblo.org/100years

FEBRUARY 3-5, BLACK HISTORY MONTH ARTS & CULTURE WEEKEND
www.nmblackhistorymonth.org
Numerous musical, dance and visual arts activities at the N4th Theatre, 4904 4th St. NW, Roots Revival: Our Struggle, Our Glory, OUr Story

FEBRUARY 8 WEDNESDAY, 9:30-11:30 AM, $20
UNM CONTINUING ED., 277-0563
Spanish Discovery, Exploration and Conquest–Settlement of El Norte 1529-1848, Charles Truxillo, PhD-Latin American Expert

FEBRUARY 8 WEDNESDAY, 7PM, KIMO THEATER DOWNTOWN, FREE
Enrique La Madrid, UNM Professor, Folkorist: Nuevo Mejico: The Spanish Colony — multi-media presentation about the influences and conflicts betweeen the regional native people and Spanish explorers and settlers. Followed by Q & A, meet and greet with refreshments.

FEBRUARY 12, SUNDAY, 2PM–IMPORTANT NEW MEXICANS 1850-1912
CO SPONSORED BY ALBUQUERQUE, CORRALES & SANDOVAL COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETIES
10 local historians speak on historic persons involved in ranching, education, politians, fine arts, President Taft and much more ! see www.sandovalhistory.org for more information and directions.
Location: Sandoval County Historical Society’s DeLavy House in Bernalillo

ALL MONTH
BLACK HISTORY MONTH, www.nmblackhistorymonth.org

ONGOING
LOS LUNAS MUSEUM OF HERITAGE & ARTS, 251 MAIN ST. SE, (near the water tower) 353-7720www.loslunasnm.gov JANUARY 21 – MARCH 24, 2012
New Mexico’s role in obstructing the Confederate’s Westward expansion during the Civil War.

WEBSITES OF NOTE
www.newmexicohistory.org/centennial.
This is from the State Historian’s office and it deals specifically with the 1910 New Mexico Constitution. It has photos & bios of all the delegates to the 1910 constitutional convention along with the text of the 1910 constitution, the 2012 amended NM constitution and a piece by the Legislative Council Services describing all the changes to the Constitution over the last 100 years. There is also info on president Taft and much more.

The ABQ Public Library has a huge web site devoted to the Centennial and NM History. There are links to all sorts of material. www.cabq.gov/library.

CONTINUED EXHIBITS OF LOCAL & NEW MEXICO HISTORY

ALBUQUERQUE MUSEUM OF ART & HISTORY, 2000 Mountain Rd. NW in Old Town, free parking at lot south of Museum. (Give parking space number to Museum cashier).
FACES FROM OUT PAST, FACING THE FUTURE: ALBUQUERQUE AND THE TURN OF THE 20TH CENTURY
ALBUQUERQUE CELEBRATES 2012
More information: www.cabq.gov/museum

New Mexico’s African American Legacy photo panels at the African American Performing Arts Center at Expo NM, 320 San Pedro NE. Exhibit through April 14, 2012. Parking adjacent to the building should be free. If not indicate you are going to the Performing Arts Center.

NEW MEXICO JEWISH PIONEER FAMILIES: IMMIGRATION AND OCCUPATIONS OF OUR EARLY NM JEWISH PIONEERS JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER 5520 Wyoming NE. Open evenings. A group of photograph panels tell the story of many German speaking European families who came to New Mexico in the 1850’s when it was a territory. The panels continue with family histories into the 1920’s. www.nmjewishhistory.org

BALLOON MUSEUM: A CENTURY OF HIGH FLYING: SCIENCE, SPACE, SPORT–CALL 768-6020 FOR MORE INFORMATION

CENTENNIAL TEACHERS RESOURCE GUIDE
Visit the web sites of the New Mexico Historical Society, www.hsnm.org and the Albuquerque Historical Society, www.albuqhistosoc.org, to see the free Centennial Teachers Resource Guide. The Guide has four sections on New Mexico History and 4th & 7th grade lesson plans. The sections are:
New Mexico’s Long Road to Statehood
New Mexico’s County Courthouses
The Boundaries of New Mexico
New Mexico’s Governors since 1912

SPONSOR A CLASSROOM SET OF JANUARY 2012 CENTENNIAL NEW MEXICO MAGAZINES
If you would like to help the history department of a local high school or middle school, the ABQ Historical Society in cooperation with the New Mexico Magazine, is seeking sponsors for classroom sets of the January 2012 New Mexico Magazine. The magazine may be purchased in sets of 30 for $75 or 40 for $100. Your sponsorship could honor a school, business, former teacher, or relative who appreciated New Mexico history. For more information contact Janet Saiers, 299-5019.

OFFICIAL WEB SITE OF THE NEW MEXICO STATE HISTORIAN’S OFFICE www.newmexicohistory.org
SANTA FE EXHIBITS
HISTORIC NEW MEXICO MAPS, “Culture & Cartography on the Road to Statehood” GOVERNOR’S GALLERY — 4TH FLOOR, CAPITAL BUILDING

47 STAR FLAG EXHIBIT, NEW MEXICO HISTORY MUSEUM