Join us on April 22, 2017, for a half-day symposium and an evening gala—Santa Fe style!
Extend your trip with a two-day exploration of the Pueblo world, April 23–24.
Mesa Verde and the Rio Grande: Connecting Centers of the Pueblo World
Saturday, April 22 • 1:00–4:30 p.m.
New Mexico History Museum, 113 Lincoln Avenue, Santa Fe, NM
Organized by Mark Varien and featuring archaeologists and Pueblo cultural scholars
The symposium will integrate Crow Canyon's research with the perspectives of Pueblo scholars to demonstrate how studies of Pueblo food are crucial to understanding how Pueblo society changed and developed over time.
Crow Canyon Santa Fe Gala
Saturday, April 22, 2017 • 6:00–9:00 p.m.
Lumpkins Ballroom, La Fonda on the Plaza, 100 E. San Francisco St., Santa Fe, NM
Join us for an elegant reception and dinner at the La Fonda on the Plaza Hotel, celebrating how Crow Canyon is changing the way we see the world.
6:00 p.m. Reception in the Mezzanine
7:00 p.m. Dinner in the Lumpkins Ballroom
8:00 p.m. Program
Price: No charge
Pueblo World Past & Present
Sunday, April 23–Monday, April 24, 2017
Extend your stay—join us on a field trip in New Mexico!
Sunday • 8:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
Pueblo Field Trip: On the eastern edge of the Sandia Mountains, we have the unique privilege of visiting the ancient site of Paa-Ko with officials from Santa Ana's Tribal Historic Preservation Office. Learn how this sacred site represents a crucial component of the Santa Ana's migration story, and how the site contributes to the continuity of culture at Santa Ana today. From 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., enjoy an enchanting evening of fine art, fine wine, and dinner at the IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native Arts.
On Monday, spend time at the textile weaving station with Mary Weahkee (Santa Clara/Comanche), assistant archaeologist at the New Mexico Office of Archaeological Studies.
Monday • 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Center for New Mexico Archaeology Field Trip: Dive into the past with a full day of interactive activities at the new state-of-the art headquarters for the New Mexico Office of Archaeology. Go behind-the-scenes to view the extensive curation collection from the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture. Discover the power of Marvin's Machine—technology that provides accurate, nondestructive carbon dating on an endless variety of artifacts and rock art!
Participants in Monday's field trip are invited to join us for an evening of fine arts, fine wine, and dinner at the IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native Arts on Sunday. A shuttle to the Albuquerque airport is available at the end of Monday or on Tuesday morning, upon request.
Price: $550 for both days or $275/day; some meals included
Lodging on your own