Community Calendar: Navajo Shoe Game event Jan. 19; ARC board meeting Jan. 18
ARC ANNUAL BOARD MEETING: The Arc of San Juan County will be having its Annual Board meeting Jan. 18 at 1204 San Juan Blvd, Farmington NM 87401. The meeting will be from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and is open to the public.
KESHJEE' (NAVAJO SHOE GAME): The public is invited to join in for this Navajo winter night oral history game taught through song and playful teasing of opponents. The event takes place Jan. 19 from 6 p.m.- 11 p.m. in the Farmington Indian Center, 100 West Elm, Farmington. Call 505-599-1524 or go to http://www.fmtn.org/345/Indian-Center for more information.
TUESDAY BIRDING: From 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. join Donna Thatcher, Education Specialist, and other birders for bird watching at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park off Browning Parkway for a leisurely walk of 1 to 2 miles in Animas and Berg Parks every Tuesday. Free.
BROWN BAG BIRDING: Is 9 a.m. a bit too early, and a hike not on the menu? How about a lunchtime birdwatching event, inside? Bring your lunch and join Riverside Nature Center staff and volunteers in Animas Park, off Browning Parkway, from noon to 1 p.m. in the observation room to watch wildlife while dining. Every Wednesday.
SHIPWRECK! PIRATES & TREASURE (ENDS FEB. 17): Learn about shipwreck treasures and they are recovered. See more than 500 priceless artifacts including real gold and silver treasure recovered from thousands of feet deep. Cost: $7 for adults and $4 for kids and Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday – Friday and 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturdays. For more information call (505) 599-1174 or visit www.fmtn.org/FarmingtonMuseum.
FOCUS ON FARMINGTON: The newest atrium exhibit, “Focus on Farmington!” features a large collection of photographs that document the history of the city and the surrounding areas and highlight the diversity of the region. A few examples from the collection are featured in this latest historical photography exhibition. From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Feb. 17.
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