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National Train Day

Trains are a big part of America’s history. Celebrate this years¬†National Train Day at the Alvarado Transportation Center in Albuquerque! There will be free live entertainment, local food vendors, activities, raffles, interactive and educational exhibits, and elaborate model train displays. Enjoy yours of the rail cars of the New Mexico Rail Runner Express, The Burlington … Continue reading

Rabbits, Dragons, and Bears…Oh My!

Family Day at the Albuquerque Museum of Art and History. Enjoy performances of animal folk tales from Asia, go on an animal scavenger hunt in the gallery and create animal-inspired art in conjunction with the exhibition,¬†Deco Japan: Shaping Art and Culture, 1920-1945. Animal folk tales from Asia performed by Elaine Muray at 2 & 3 … Continue reading

Fishing at Tingley Beach

Ever wanted to try fly fishing? BioPark Tingley Beach volunteers and New Mexico Trout experts will be teaching kids knot-tying, fly-making and casting as a part of a half day fly fishing event. Supplies will be provided and instruction is FREE! Open to ages 15 and under. Saturday, February 23 @ 9:00AM-1:00PM Kid’s Fishing Fair … Continue reading

Solar Toy Hacking Workshop

Students of UNM’s “Creating Change 2.0” course will teach you to assemble and modify a solar-powered toy. Learn the benefits of solar energy and some basic electronics and building skills. All materials will be provided. This workshop is recommended for ages 9 and up. Seating first come, first served. @ The Albuquerque Museum of Art … Continue reading

Star Wars Fest

Celebrate Star Wars with an all day, all ages event. Make a light saber and learn how to use it with martial arts experts. Visit and take pictures with the 501st Legion. Enjoy a huge collection of Star Wars legos and more. Event is FREE but registration is required for light sabers. Friday, February 15th … Continue reading