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MARCH 11, 2 PM, Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque Historical Society THE EFFECT OF NEW MEXICO STATEHOOD ON ISLETA PUEBLO, SPEAKER: Stephanie Zuni, Administrator of the isleta Pueblo Cultural Affairs Office
The changes to Isleta Pueblo started coming when the railroad entered NM in 1879. Stephanie Zuni will describe how statehood brought change to pueblo education, religion, family life and culture. Zuni credits her 94-year old father for inspiration in preserving the stories of tribal elders.
Zuni has a BA in Museum Studies from the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe. She worked with pueblo elders in Isleta’s Cultural Committee to create the 2010 phot exhibit “Tim Exposures” that was hosted by the Albuquerque Museum.

MARCH 7, 1-3 p.m., UNM Continuing Education, $20, THE ROUGH RIDERS OF NORTHERN NEW MEXICO , SPEAKER: Paul Hutton, PhD–Call Joan Cok at 277-0563 to register.

MARCH 11, 9:15 a.m. – 5 p.m., Congregation Albert, JEWISH GENEALOGY WORKSHOP–more information at genealogy@nmjhs.org

MARCH 12, Noon – 12:45 p.m., free, New Mexico History Museum in Santa Fe, THE STUMBLE TO STATEHOOD, SPEAKER: Jon Hunner, professor of History at NMSU

MARCH 14, 9:30 AM – 11l30 AM, $20, UNM Continuing Education, DE ANZA MOTOR LODGE & ITS ZUNI PUEBLO CONNECTION, PRESENTERS: Elizabeth Chestnut, David Kammer, Call Joan Cok at 277-0563 to register.

MARCH 14, 7 p.m., free, KiMo Theater, GHOSTLY FOLKLORE–LA LLORONA , presented by Rosalea de Aragon, City of ABQ Cultural Services Dept. Centennial Series

MARCH 15, 6PM, $15 Dinner program, SANTIAGO PUEBLO: THE UNTOLD STORY OF AMERICA’S 1ST INDIAN WAR–SPEAKER: Dennis Herrick MCM Elegante’ Hotel, 2020 Menaul NE. Make reservations with gloria.bullis@msn.com

MARCH 15, 8AM-6PM field trip, $92– UNM Continuing Education GEOLOGY OF CERRILLOS & THE GALISTEO BASIN, Kurt Kempter, PhD is tour guide
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MARCH 17, 10:30 – 12 noon, free, Botts Hall / Special Collections Library ARCHAEOLOGY OF NEW MEXICO’S FIRST MILLENIA, SPEAKER: David Stuart

MARCH 18, 2 P.M., free, Friends of Coronado State Monument — GEOLOGY OF THE SANDIA MOUNTAINS, Presenter Dirk van Hart Location: Viva Events, 1420 S. Camino del Pueblo in Bernalillo

MARCH 21, 9:30-11:30 am, $20, KENNETH MILTON CHAPMAN: A LIFE DEDICATED TO INDIAN ARTS & ARTISTS Speaker: Janet Chapman, author Call Joan Cok at 277-0563 to register

MARCH 21, 7 p.m., free, KiMo Theater, TEXAS RANGERS(1936) shot on location near Las Vegas, NM

MARCH 25, 1-3 p.m., Albuquerque Museum, Reception for MAJOR TREVANION T. TEEL AND THE CIVIL WAR IN ALBUQUERQUE

CONTINUING EXHIBITS, PROGRAMS & NEW MEXICO HISTORY WORKSHOPS

INDIAN PUEBLO CULTURAL CENTER, 2401 12TH ST. NW,
CENTENNIAL EXHIBIT–100 YEARS OF STATE & FEDERAL POLICY: THE IMPACT ON PUEBLO NATIONS www.indianpueblo.org/100 years

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.

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 OUR 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.

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
47 STAR NEW MEXICO CENTENNIALEXHIBIT, NEW MEXICO HISTORY MUSEUM
www.nmhistorymuseum.org

MARK YOUR CALENDARS…MAY 2, 1 – 5 P.M. SANTA FE, NM STATE LIBRARY & ARCHIVES BUILDING
Display of the 1910 New Mexico Constitution with original signatures