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Downtown Events Through July 23, 2017

Main St. Downtown:

  • Farmers and Crafts Market
    • Wednesday, July 12, 6 -10 p.m.

    • Saturday, July 15, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

    • Wednesday, July 19, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

    • Saturday, July 22, 8 a.m.- 12 p.m.

  • Plaza De Las Cruces
    • FCMLC Evening Market – Wednesday July 12, 6-9 p.m.

    • Save School Lunches & Stay Safe Community Event – Saturday July 15, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    • A Decorated Night – Saturday July 22, 5-9 p.m.

Las Cruces Museum System: Free Admission!

  • Railroad Museum
    • Brown Bag Lecture Series – July 11, noon

    • Mrs. Prickett’s Story Time – July, 13 from 11-11:30 a.m.

    • Coloring Club for Adults – July 14, from 10 a.m. to noon

    • Toddler Story Time – Saturday, July 15 from 11-11:30 a.m.

    • Rail Readers Book Club – Wednesday, July 19 11 to noon

    • Need Punch Embroidery Class – Thursday, July 20 from 10 a.m. to noon

  • Branigan Cultural Center
    • Cultures of the World – Tuesday & Thursday, July 11 & 13, 2 p.m.

    • History Notes Lectures – Thursday, July 13, 1 p.m.

    • Culture Club: Egg Maracas – Saturday, July 15, 10 a.m.

    • Culture Club: Watercolor and Salt Art – Saturday, July 22, 10 a.m.

  • Museum of Art
    • Art Tales: Can you Hear It? – Tuesday, July 11, 10 a.m.

    • Summer Evenings: WOW Wednesday – Wednesday, July 12, 5 p.m.

    • Reading Art Book Club:Clay – Wednesday, July 12, 2:30 p.m.

    • Artrageous – Summertime – Saturday, July 15 & 22, 10 a.m.

  • Museum of Nature & Science
    • Young Engineers – Tuesday thru Friday, July 11-14, 10 a.m.

    • Pre-K Thursdays: Astronauts – Thursday July 13, 9 a.m.

    • Soaring High Summer Camp – Wednesday, July 19, 4:30 p.m.

    • Animal Encounters: Mammals – Saturday, July 22, 10:30 a.m.

    • Pre-K Thursdays: Ancient Omnivores– Thursday, July 22, 9 a.m.

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library library.las-cruces.org; 575/528-4005; 575/528-4010

  • The Library is closed on Sundays through Sept. 10

  • Movie Making Mondays—Mondays 5 p.m.; movie making for teens

  • Read to Me*—Tuesdays 10:30 a.m.; story time for ages 3—7

  • Doña Ana County Genealogical Society—Tuesday, July 11 at 2 p.m.

  • Teen Game Night—Tuesdays and Thursdays at 4 p.m.; games for teens

  • Branigan Book Club: Fortune Smiles by Adam Johnson—Tuesday, July 18, 6:30 p.m.

  • Toddler Time*—Wednesdays & Thursdays 10 a.m.; story time for ages 1—3

  • Munson Book Club: Empire of the Summer Moon by S.C. Gwynne—Wednesday, July 19, 10 a.m.

  • Mother Goose Time*—Wednesdays 11 a.m.; activities for infants and their adults

  • Teen Screen—Wednesdays 1 p.m.; Free movies for teens

  • Adult Summer Reading Program: Spicing and Herbs Around the World—Wednesday, July 12, 2 p.m.

  • Adult Summer Reading Program: How to Stay Young the First 100 Years—Wednesday, July 19, 2 p.m.

  • Books to Movies—Wednesdays at 5 p.m.; Free movies based on books

  • Summer Screen—Thursdays 2 p.m.; Free movies for children

  • Rhythm Roundup*—Fridays 10:30 a.m.; Music/Motion for ages 2-5

  • Library Lab**—Friday, July 14 at 3:30 pm; Activities/Stories for ages 6-10

  • Meghan Casey and the Rocky Mountain Puppets*—Friday, July 21 at noon.

  • Sound Session—Saturday, July 22 at 1 p.m.; Learn to Play Guitar for Teens

  • *Children must be accompanied by their well-behaved adult caregiver

  • **Caregivers welcome

    Live Theater:

    • A Festival of Dance in the Borderland, July 15 & 16

    • Yeoman of the Guard, July 21-23

    • Prices have changed for the 2016-2017 season, call 523-1223 for information

    • No shows at this time