T or C to Host 16th New Mexico Archaeology Fair October 4th

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“Travel Through Time” at the 16th New Mexico Archaeology Fair at Ralph Edwards Park in Truth or Consequences on October 4 from 10am-4pm.

Meet archeologists and learn about their projects in New Mexico and how they study historic artifacts to learn about the past. Kids can make pots, rock art, and handprints at the Kids’ Table. There will be an atlatl (spear-thrower) range and Nerf atlatl. See examples of arrowheads and sort different kinds of pottery. Admission is free!

A tour of the town’s historic bathhouse district will be offered courtesy of Truth or Consequences Mainstreet. The bathhouse district is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

pottery at the Geronimo Springs Museum
photo courtesy of Geronimo Springs Museum & Steve Northup

Farmers Market shoppers – don’t worry, you can still find local produce and other goodies at the Farmers Market, going on as usual in the park from 8:30 to 11:30am. There will also be a Walk in the Park for Sierra County Cancer Assistance starting at 9am in Ralph Edwards Park. The park is located on Riverside Drive at Cedar Street.

archaeological fair in Truth or Consequences

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