Events

Workshops and Lectures and the University Museum (Fall 2016)

All events are free and open to the public. Supplies for workshops are provided, but may be limited, and are available on a first come first serve basis.
Additional lectures and events to be announced- please check back frequently for the most up to date schedule!

 

Saturday Sept. 24 (12:00pm – 4:00pm) – Apaches of the Southwest educational display and presentation by Juan Rojelio (Chiricahua Apache)

Thursday Sept. 29 (3:00pm – 7:00pm) – Sale of textiles from Central America and the Andes spanning the last half century, and showings of “A Maya Celebration”.

Saturday October 15 (12:00pm – 4:00pm) – Learn how to make leather bags with Juan Rojelio (supplies will be provided).

Friday, Oct. 28 (3:00pm – 4:30pm) – Presentation by Dr. Thanik Lertcharnlit (professor at Silpakorn University in Thailand) about his current archaeological research in Thailand.

Saturday Nov. 5 (12:00pm – 4:00pm) – Chiricahua Indian beadwork. Decorate leather with Native American designs with Juan Rojelio (supplies will be provided).

Saturday Nov. 12 (12:00pm – 4:00pm) – Chiricahua storytelling with Juan Rojelio.

Saturday Dec. 5 (12:00pm – 4:00pm) – Chiricahua drumming and dancing in the courtyard.

 

Events by Mr. Juan Rojelio are coordinated and assisted by Mrs. Judy Marquez, museum assistant and Anthropology graduate student.