Programming Schedule - Center of Southwest Studies

Belief and Life:
Peoples of the Southwest
Spring Programming 2015
2015 Spring Programming Schedule
Tough Men in Hard Places
This exhibit, based on the book by the same name, documents the coming of
electricity to southwestern Colorado; 5:00-7:00pm, The Museum
Wednesday, February 25th LECTURE
“Ghost Tracks: Haunting Tales Along the Rails”, book talk with authors
Elizabeth A . Green and Suzy Garrison Meyer
The Flame, film screening; 6:00pm, CSWS Lyceum Room 120
Member Reception with filmmaker Sean Owen; 5:00pm
Delaney Library Book Sale; 4:00-6:00 pm, special pricing for Members
Monday, March 9th LECTURE
Dr. Anna Nogar, University of New Mexico
“How Do You Solve A Problem Like Maria? The Legendary Travels and Lost Writings
of Sor María de Jesús de Ágreda in the Colonial Southwest ”
Monday, March 30th LECTURE
Dr. Janneli Miller, FLC Environmental Studies Program
“Getting the Goat: Syncretism in a Rarámuri Yumari Ceremony”
Monday, April 6th LECTURE
Yvonne Bilinski, Director, FLC Native American Center
“Native Education at Fort Lewis: From the Early Days to Now”
Monday, April 20th LECUTRE
Dr. Jay Harrison, Director, Center of Southwest Studies
“All Friars Are Not Equal: Understanding Franciscan Missionaries in the Early Southwest”
Monday, May 4th LECTURE
Sara Porterfield, Doctoral Fellow, Center of Southwest Studies
“Supplying Light: The Western Colorado Power Company in the San Juan Mountains”
Please note: All lectures 6:00pm, CSWS Lyceum Room 120
Free and open to the public.
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Our most popular membership levels:
A $55 Basic Annual Membership enjoys free parking*, advance notice of
exhibits and events, invitation to special member events, subscription to
our Timelines newsletter, 10% off retail items and archival reproductions.
A $150 Sustaining Annual Membership enjoys the benefits listed above
plus: 20% off retail items and archival reproductions,
and special behind-the-scenes tours.
*Parking for Center visits only. FLC employees and students are not eligeble for free parking.
Other membership levels include the $500 Basic Business Membership,
the $1500 Business Sponsorship, and the $2000 Patron Circle.
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Center of Southwest Studies Hours
Delaney Research Library and Archives: Monday - Friday, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
and Thursdays 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Museum Gallery: Monday - Friday, 1:00 - 4:00 PM and Thursdays 1:00 - 7:00 PM
Photo from The Flame, courtesy No Special Abilities Productions.
SAVE THE DATE: May 16, 2015
Opening Reception for RARE II:
Imperiled Plants of Colorado
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Center of Southwest Studies
Fort Lewis College
1000 Rim Drive
Durango, CO 81301