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- All events are at the Animas Museum, 3065 W. 2nd Avenue, unless otherwise stated.
Saturday, April 16, 2016
- Sponsored by the La Plata County Historical Society and the Southwest Colorado Genealogical Society, Virginia Sanchez will present the topic, "Conejos Indian Agent Lafayette Head: Friend or Foe?" Her presentation will be held at 2 PM at the museum. Attendance is free. Contact the Animas Museum at 970-259-2402 with any questions.
Friday, May 6, 2016
- Two train cars designated as the "Tacoma History Train" will depart on the final Winter Train to Cascade. Participants will depart the train at the historic Tacoma Power House for a rare interior tour of the 1906 working power plant and a walking tour of the Tacoma townsite. Costumed interpreters and historians will interact with guests, providing historical information and stories on the north and southbound routes. Tickets are $65.00, with all proceeds going straight to the Animas Museum. A deluxe boxed lunch is available for an additional $15.00, provided by The Yellow Carrot. For tickets or additional information, please contact the Animas Museum at 970-259-2402 or via email. We hope you will join us for this exciting and special event. Reserve your tickets soon- space is limited!
- Visit the museum library for a quilt exhibit. More details to follow.