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  1. Butterfly Walk

    July 20, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Riverside Nature Center

    Learn about the butterflies and other insects on this "catch & release" walk of about a mile in Animas Park. Learn what plants attract butterflies, what their caterpillars need as food, and how to identify some of our common species. We provide nets and containers for temporarily observing our insect discoveries. Dress for the weather and for walking off the trails through tall grass.

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  2. Apollo 50th Anniversary MOONabration

    July 20, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Farmington Museum

    Did you know it has been 50 years since man stepped foot on the moon??? Rocket on into the Farmington Museum for a MOONabration that is out of this world. Sure, sure, the moon isn't visible at this time of day, but we can still participate in several moon activities.

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  3. Four Corners Rod Run & Open Car Show

    July 20, 2019, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Downtown Farmington

    Celebrate your love for automobiles with this festival of music, food and of course hot rods, classic cars, and lowriders in Historic Downtown Farmington. This event is free to the public and guaranteed to be a great time. Gear heads, classic car enthusiasts and hot rod lovers gather in Farmington for this summer festival celebrating the beauty, power and speed of the automobile. Main Street through Historic Downtown Farmington will be closed for this giant block party. There will be art, food, music, and plenty of fun! Musical guests "Rockabilly Strangers" from Las Cruces, NM will be headlining this year's event. This is one summer event you won't want to miss!

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  4. Summer Terrace Music Series

    July 20, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Farmington Museum

    Join us on the terrace by the river each Saturday evening during the summer months for some local live entertainment at our family-friendly summer terrace music series. Don't forget your folding chair and dancing shoes. June 1 - Devil's Dram (Celtic) June 8 - Terry Rickard (Rock & Country) June 15 - Off the Interstate (Country) June 22 - Meri Dean Music (Indy Rock) June 29 - Zia Chicks (Pop Hits) July 6 - Philippe Holmes (Classical Guitar) July 13 - San Juan College Concert Band July 20 - TBD July 27 - Ben Gibson Duo (Rock) August 3 - ...And Beyond (Blues/Funk) August 10 - Willow Blue (Rock & Country) August 24 - Chokecherry Jam (Bluegrass) August 31 - TBD

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  5. Summer Theater - All Shook Up

    July 20, 2019, 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM @ Lions Wilderness Amphitheater

    All Shook Up is a new musical comedy built around a number of songs made famous by Elvis Presley. it's NOT a biographical revue. It takes place in 1955, somewhere in middle America, where one girl's dream and a surprise visit from a mysterious leather-jacketed, guitar-playing stranger help a small town to discover the magic of romance and the power of rock & roll. Among the 24 songs feature in the score are classics like "Heartbreak Hotel," "Love Me Tender," "Don't Be Crue," "Can't Help Falling in Love," and of course the title tune, "All Shook Up." Wines of the San Juan will be serving on Friday and Saturday nights. Padded seat covers can be rented prior to the performances.

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  6. New World Record an Electric Light Orchestra Tribute

    July 21, 2019, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ Farmington Civic Center

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  7. Teen Trip to Purgatory Resort

    July 22, 2019, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Farmington Recreation Center

    Hey partents! Need a break from your teen? Register them for our first-ever teens-only summer field trip! We will be heading north to visit Purgatory Resort in Durango, CO to take part in some of the awesome summer activities they have to offer. For teens 13 to 15 years old.

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  8. Discover-E's Series - Harry Potter Science

    July 23, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ E3 Children's Museum & Science Center

    Don't worry, mischief will not be managed! This week we will conjure up a little Harry Potter science. Join us for one or all three of these drop-in activities. July 23 - Snitch Launchers July 25 - Lumos & Nox July 26 - Crystal Balls

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  9. Wildlife Wednesday

    July 24, 2019, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Riverside Nature Center

    Kids, need a special summer activity? Wildlife Wednesday is a five-week series of outdoor activities and hikes. You will learn about bugs, birds, trails, the water creatures in Animas Rivers, plants, geology, and more. Sessions start promptly at 9:00 a.m. and include a snack. Call or drop-in to Riverside Nature Center in Farmington to register.

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  10. Discover-E's Series - Harry Potter Science

    July 25, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ E3 Children's Museum & Science Center

    Don't worry, mischief will not be managed! This week we will conjure up a little Harry Potter science. Join us for one or all three of these drop-in activities. July 23 - Snitch Launchers July 25 - Lumos & Nox July 26 - Crystal Balls

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  11. Downtown Marker's Market

    July 25, 2019, 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Orchard Plaza Park

    Discover the heart of Farmington at our seasonal Maker's Market featuring (but not limited to) fresh produce, homemade baked goods, jams and jellies, handmade leather goods, art, handmade and repurposed items, antiques, and collectibles. There is also live music at this JOLT WORTHY EVENT. If it's handmade, homemade, or home-grown - it's here!

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  12. Summer Theater - All Shook Up

    July 25, 2019, 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM @ Lions Wilderness Amphitheater

    All Shook Up is a new musical comedy built around a number of songs made famous by Elvis Presley. it's NOT a biographical revue. It takes place in 1955, somewhere in middle America, where one girl's dream and a surprise visit from a mysterious leather-jacketed, guitar-playing stranger help a small town to discover the magic of romance and the power of rock & roll. Among the 24 songs feature in the score are classics like "Heartbreak Hotel," "Love Me Tender," "Don't Be Crue," "Can't Help Falling in Love," and of course the title tune, "All Shook Up." Wines of the San Juan will be serving on Friday and Saturday nights. Padded seat covers can be rented prior to the performances.

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  13. Rock-N-Roll Tennis Camp Registration Deadline

    July 26, 2019, All Day @ Farmington Recreation Center

    Players 4 to 17 years old, join the Farmington Recreation Center for our Rock-N-Roll tennis camp held at the Farmington Sports/Tennis Complex on La Plata Highway Monday, July 29 through Thursday, August 1 (times vary depending on age group). This day camp will provide an introduction to the game of tennis including instruction on techniques, rules, and strategies. Each participant needs to wear comfortable clothing, athletic shoes, and a hat or visor. Also bring sunscreen, a water bottle, tennis racquet (or borrow one from the proshop, 325-7936), a positive attitude, and a desire to have fun!

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  14. Discover-E's Series - Harry Potter Science

    July 26, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ E3 Children's Museum & Science Center

    Don't worry, mischief will not be managed! This week we will conjure up a little Harry Potter science. Join us for one or all three of these drop-in activities. July 23 - Snitch Launchers July 25 - Lumos & Nox July 26 - Crystal Balls

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  15. TGIF - Live Music and Lunch

    July 26, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Farmington Civic Center

    Celebrate Friday's during the summer at TGIF! Buy lunch onsite from one of the food trucks or get something to go from one of the nearby downtown restaurants. June 7 - Jose Villarreal - Dickey's BBQ June 14 - Off the Interstate - Chile Pod June 21 - San Juan Jazz Society - Dickey's BBQ June 28 - Terry Rickard - Chile Pod July 5 - Donny Johnson - Dickey's BBQ July 12 - Shawn Arrington - Chile Pod July 19 - Ben Gibson Duo - Dickey's BBQ July 26 - Willow Blue - Chile Pod

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  16. Summer Theater - All Shook Up

    July 26, 2019, 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM @ Lions Wilderness Amphitheater

    All Shook Up is a new musical comedy built around a number of songs made famous by Elvis Presley. it's NOT a biographical revue. It takes place in 1955, somewhere in middle America, where one girl's dream and a surprise visit from a mysterious leather-jacketed, guitar-playing stranger help a small town to discover the magic of romance and the power of rock & roll. Among the 24 songs feature in the score are classics like "Heartbreak Hotel," "Love Me Tender," "Don't Be Crue," "Can't Help Falling in Love," and of course the title tune, "All Shook Up." Wines of the San Juan will be serving on Friday and Saturday nights. Padded seat covers can be rented prior to the performances.

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  17. SOLD OUT - Museum EdVenture: Puye Cliffs

    July 27, 2019, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Farmington Museum

    Join us for a Museum EdVenture! On Saturdays throughout the year, you will have the opportunity to explore the cultural heritage of the Four Corners on an all-day, adults-only field trip. Registration is required and transportation to and from the museum is provided. Participants are asked to bring a sack lunch. Farmington Museum Foundation Members, call to get a registration discount! In July, explore the cliff dwellings of the Ancestral Puebloans at Puye Cliffs. The Puye Cliffs complex, the largest complex on the Pajarito Plateau, includes two levels of cliff-dwellings and surface and cave dwellings and is the ancestral home of the Santa Clara Pueblo. Register online at www.fmtn.org/WebTrac under "Exploring the Four Corners" or by calling (505) 599-1400.

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  18. Water Cycle Suncatcher Making

    July 27, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Riverside Nature Center

    Make a colorful window decoration to remind you of the water cycle from sunshine to flowers and rivers. Sit in Riverside Nature Center and watch wildlife from the window as you complete your craft.

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  19. Summer Terrace Music Series

    July 27, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Farmington Museum

    Join us on the terrace by the river each Saturday evening during the summer months for some local live entertainment at our family-friendly summer terrace music series. Don't forget your folding chair and dancing shoes. June 1 - Devil's Dram (Celtic) June 8 - Terry Rickard (Rock & Country) June 15 - Off the Interstate (Country) June 22 - Meri Dean Music (Indy Rock) June 29 - Zia Chicks (Pop Hits) July 6 - Philippe Holmes (Classical Guitar) July 13 - San Juan College Concert Band July 20 - TBD July 27 - Ben Gibson Duo (Rock) August 3 - ...And Beyond (Blues/Funk) August 10 - Willow Blue (Rock & Country) August 24 - Chokecherry Jam (Bluegrass) August 31 - TBD

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  20. Summer Theater - All Shook Up

    July 27, 2019, 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM @ Lions Wilderness Amphitheater

    All Shook Up is a new musical comedy built around a number of songs made famous by Elvis Presley. it's NOT a biographical revue. It takes place in 1955, somewhere in middle America, where one girl's dream and a surprise visit from a mysterious leather-jacketed, guitar-playing stranger help a small town to discover the magic of romance and the power of rock & roll. Among the 24 songs feature in the score are classics like "Heartbreak Hotel," "Love Me Tender," "Don't Be Crue," "Can't Help Falling in Love," and of course the title tune, "All Shook Up." Wines of the San Juan will be serving on Friday and Saturday nights. Padded seat covers can be rented prior to the performances.

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  21. Discover-E's Series - Fusible Fun

    July 30, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ E3 Children's Museum & Science Center

    Who doesn't L-O-V-E Perler beads? Stop in and make a melty masterpiece. Join us for one or all three of these drop-in activities. July 30 - Rockets August 1 - Outer Space August 2 - Outer Space, Part Deux

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  22. Mini Summer Art Camps

    July 30, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ E3 Children's Museum & Science Center

    Come in out of the heat and make several new masterpieces to take home and display. Adults, you will have two hours each day to yourself so you can grab a cup of coffee while we keep the kiddos busy. Sign up for one or all three mini art camps. July 30-August 2 is Mixed Media. This program is designed for kids eight (8) years and older. Space is limited to 12 per session. Call E3 to register.

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  23. Wildlife Wednesday

    July 31, 2019, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Riverside Nature Center

    Kids, need a special summer activity? Wildlife Wednesday is a five-week series of outdoor activities and hikes. You will learn about bugs, birds, trails, the water creatures in Animas Rivers, plants, geology, and more. Sessions start promptly at 9:00 a.m. and include a snack. Call or drop-in to Riverside Nature Center in Farmington to register.

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  24. Mini Summer Art Camps

    July 31, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ E3 Children's Museum & Science Center

    Come in out of the heat and make several new masterpieces to take home and display. Adults, you will have two hours each day to yourself so you can grab a cup of coffee while we keep the kiddos busy. Sign up for one or all three mini art camps. July 30-August 2 is Mixed Media. This program is designed for kids eight (8) years and older. Space is limited to 12 per session. Call E3 to register.

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