News Flash

Posted on: August 16, 2022

Red Flags in Relationships with La Piñon Sexual Assault Recovery Services

La Pinon Hope

Adults and teens, join La Piñon Sexual Assault Recovery Services at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2022, to learn about healthy relationships and primary prevention education. Primary Prevention Education's focal point is preventing sexual violence b...

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Library News
Posted on: August 1, 2022

Romance Movie Marathon

Romance Movie Marathon

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, 200 E. Picacho Ave., invites residents to join us every Friday in August as we celebrate National Romance Awareness Month and Read a Romance Month with movies all about romance books! Come laugh, cry, and smile a...

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Library News
Posted on: July 29, 2022

Branigan Library Offers Free Computer Literacy Classes in August

Computer Literacy Classes

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, 200 E. Picacho Ave., offers a variety of free computer literacy classes designed to help adults develop confidence in their computer skills and grow more comfortable in today's digital world. Each session is an i...

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Library News
Posted on: July 29, 2022

Branigan Book Club

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Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, 200 E. Picacho Ave., invites residents to join the Branigan Book Club, our monthly book discussion group where we read and discuss a new book each month. Discussions begin at 6:30 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of each ...

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Library News
Posted on: July 26, 2022

Fall Seed Collection at the Branigan Library

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Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, 200 E. Picacho Ave., is pleased to announce the availability of our Fall collection of seeds at the Tierra Sagrada pop-up seed library. The Tierra Sagrada Seed Library was created to encourage Las Crucens to lear...

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Library News

News Flash

Posted on: August 3, 2022

"Icons and Symbols of the Borderland" at the Museum of Art

Icons and Symbols of the Borderland

Join us at the Museum of Art for a new exhibition, “Icons and Symbols of the Borderland: Art from the U.S.-Mexico Crossroads,” curated by Diana Molina and featuring more than 80 pieces of artwork by 29 regional artists. Stylistically diverse and ...

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Museum Exhibits

News Flash

Posted on: August 17, 2022

Las Cruces Visitor Center Seeks Artist for New Mural

Visit Las Cruces

Engaging, welcoming artwork must incorporate city's diverse culture

Visit Las Cruces is excited to announce an open call for artists and artist groups to submit proposals for the design and installation of a permanent exterior mural for the Las Cruces Visi...

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Museum News
Posted on: August 11, 2022

"Listen to Your Art" with the Las Cruces Museum of Art

May Programs with the Las Cruces Museum of Art

The next “Listen to Your Art” lecture with the Museum of Art is at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19, 2022, on Zoom. Cleopatra Arevalo will present “Hannah Höch in the shadow of the Third Reich.” Please use the following link, meeting ID, and passcode to...

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Museum News
Posted on: August 11, 2022

"Teen Science Café: Heat Mapping" at the Museum of Nature and Science

Teen Science Cafe Heat Mapping

Teens ages 11 to 17 are invited to “Teen Science Café: Heat Mapping” at the Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St., at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2022. Dinner is included, and admission is free. Middle and high school students ...

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Museum News
Posted on: August 11, 2022

September STEM Programs at the Museum of Nature and Science

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The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St., will offer in-person Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programs for children and families this September. Admission to the museum and programs are free.  “Nature &...

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Museum News
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Fall Plant Swap at Branigan Library

Fall Plant Swap

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, 200 E. Picacho Ave., is pleased to announce a Fall plant swap from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 20, 2022. The swap will be outside and in front of the library in the gardens. Participants are encouraged to brin...

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Museum News
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Murderous (Romantic) Reads

Murderous Reads

Do you love a little romance in your mystery? Join us in the Roadrunner Room at Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, 200 E. Picacho Ave., at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2022 for a discussion of the “Her Royal Spyness” series by Rhys Bowen. You can...

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Museum News
Posted on: August 4, 2022

"Bug Fest!"

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The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science presents the third annual “Bug Fest!” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, 2022, at the Museum of Nature & Science, 411 N. Main St.

Explore the world of bugs during the third annual Bug Fest! Meet livi...

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Museum News
Posted on: July 21, 2022

August STEM Programs at the Museum of Nature & Science

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The Las Cruces Museum of Nature & Science will offer in-person STEM programs for children and families this August. Admission to the museum and programs is free.

“Nature & Science Discovery PreK – Planeteers”Thursdays in September, 10 - 11 a.m.&...

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Museum News
Posted on: July 21, 2022

August Programs and Events at the Las Cruces Railroad Museum

August Programs in Museum

“Storybook Station” Thursday, August 4, 11 a.m. to noon Join us for a storybook reading, songs, and a craft. This activity is recommended for visitors ages 2 and up.

 

“Dino Train” Saturday, August 13, 10 - 11 a.m.&nb...

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Museum News

News Flash

Posted on: August 12, 2022

Join Us for Heart and History Walks!

Heart and History Walks

Come join us for an easy morning walk and learn about the history of Downtown Las Cruces and the Mesquite Historic District! Members of the public and City staff are invited to Heart and History Walks on the first and third Friday of every month....

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Quality of Life
Posted on: August 10, 2022

Call for Volunteers for Team Up to Clean Up District 3

Clean up District 3

Volunteers are needed! Get rid of weeds, trash, junk, graffiti, and other debris in your neighborhood the Team Up to Clean Up way! The Parks & Recreation Department Keep Las Cruces Beautiful (KLCB) will conduct its next Team Up to Clean Up ev...

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Quality of Life

News Flash

Posted on: August 16, 2022

City Awarded $7.89 Million Federal Grant for New Electric Buses, a New Maintenance Facility

Roadrunner Transit

The City of Las Cruces’ RoadRUNNER Transit has been awarded $7,891,287 by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) for the Fiscal Year 2022 Low or No Emission Buses Grant Program and Bus Facilities Program.

Of the federa...

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RoadRUNNER Transit

News Flash

Posted on: August 3, 2022

5 Ways to Start a Gratitude Practice

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5 Ways to Start a Gratitude Practice

Practicing gratitude can decrease stress, increase optimism, and improve your well-being. This is because negative thoughts can be very draining. So, changing your outlook and focusing on the positives in your life can ...

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Senior Programs
Posted on: August 3, 2022

Summer Nutritional Tips

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Summer Nutritional Tips

As the weather gets warmer and the days get longer, it's important to think about how to stay healthy during the summer months. Here are a few nutritional tips for seniors that can help make sure you stay safe and have plenty of ene...

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Senior Programs

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