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FEBRUARY 2013 LOCAL HISTORY PROGRAMS

THE ALBUQUERQUE HISTORICAL SOCIETY & THE CENTENNIAL COALITION

ENCOURAGE YOUR PARTICIPATION

www.albuqhistsoc.org www.nmcentennial.org www.hsnm.org

2nd ANNUAL NM BLACK HISTORY MONTH FESTIVAL IN FEBRUARY, with affordable activities for the entire family. NMBLACKHistoryMonth.com.

FEBRUARY 21, 7 p.m., Free. Corrales Historical Society. Traditional stories from Northern New Mexico. Paulette Atencio also describes growing up in the Village of Penasco. www.corraleshistory.org

FEBRURARY 21, 6 p.m. Dinner program-Historian Kathy Flynn speaks on the WPA and New Deal buildings and murals in NM, $15, Corral of Westerners. Elegante Hotel, 2020 Menaul NE. Call Janet Saiers at 299-5019 for a reservation.

FEBRUARY 23, 12 noon – 3 p.m., free, Espanola Public Library. “COMPADRAZCO: THE TREATY OF GUADALUPE-HILDAGO & BEYOND”. Former State Historician Hilario Romero, Author Mike Scarborough “Trespassers on our Own Land.Panel discussion on land grant history of northern New Mexico. See for more information. www.trespassersonourownland.com.

NEW MEXICO HISTORY EDUCATION RESOURCE NOW AVAILABLE: ADVENTURE, ADVERSITY & OPPORTUNITY: OUR JEWISH PIONEER HISTORY IN NEW MEXICO, Education materials including middle school level lesson plans my be downloaded from the website of the NM Jewish Historical Society, www.nmjhs.org

$10 donation requested but not mandatory.

UNM CONTINUING EDUCATION & OSHER LIFELONG LEARNING INSTITUTE Krista Foutz, 277-0563, is the new program coordinator and works in cooperation with Maralie BeLonge, 277-6179, program supervisor for Osher. For course info go to dce.unm.edu/culture or call 277-0077. UNM CE & Osher provide travel, lectures and classes. Osher requires a $20 membership fee.

Go to dce.unm.edu/osher for course descriptions.