Branigan Cultural Center

PUENTES
7:04 pm
Fri March 20, 2015

From a Hearse to a Park Bench - 100 Years of Volunteer Service

Rebecca Courtney and Valerie Redington at KRWG FM studios.

March 20, 2015 – Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, Emily Guerra bridges the community with the President of General Federation of Women’s Clubs (GFWC) Progress Club of Las Cruces, Valerie Redington; and GFWC Progress Club Centennial Committee Chair, Rebecca Courtney. This year the club celebrates 100th Anniversary of service to our community. Their motto is “Living the Volunteer Spirit.”

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PUENTES
10:23 pm
Thu February 5, 2015

Museums Are the Heart of the Community - February is For the Love Art Month

Dr. Elisabeth Stone at the KRWG FM Studios.

 February 6, 2014 – Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, Emily Guerra bridges the community with the Branigan Cultural Center Curator of Education, Dr. Elisabeth Stone from Belen, New Mexico. She received her Ph.D. from the University of New Mexico in Anthropology, with a focus on Archaeology. From “Museum Selfies,” to “Birds, Bees & Brews,” she has developed new programs in order to stay on the cutting edge to attract new and younger visitors to the City of Las Cruces Museum System. Dr.

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PUENTES
10:52 pm
Thu May 15, 2014

Ancestral Wisdom/Sabiduria Ancestral

Ancient Wisdom, Original Art by Corina Gabaldón.

  May 16, 2014 – Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, Emily Guerra bridges the community with local visual artist, musician/songwriter, and numerologist Corina Gabaldón. The rich culture, mythology, and art of her Aztec/Mayan heritage were the inspiration for her paintings to promote and preserve their ancestral wisdom. By sharing their traditional indigenous beliefs and ways of life, Gabaldón hopes to bring an appreciation and awareness to the world.

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PUENTES
9:56 pm
Thu April 18, 2013

Borderland Art

Trapped by Kim Shifflett Borderland Art Exhibit.

April 19, 2013 – Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, Emily Guerra bridges the community with Borderland artist, Kim Shifflett. Her art will be featured at the Branigan Cultural Center in Las Cruces through April 27th. She describes her art as dealing more with migratory and economic issues rather than traditional border art.

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