Saturday, September 13, 2014
Frida Kahlo: Through the Lens
of Nickolas Muray. Join
us for our new exhibit which provides an intimate look at
Mexico's most prolific and well-known female artist, through the
photographic lens of her long-time friend and paramour, Nickolas
Muray. The opening reception for this bilingual exhibition
will be from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and will feature refreshments,
lots of activities for children, and Ballet Folkloric.
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Saturday, October 4, 11, 18, & 25,
Archeology Pits Open.
Join us every Saturday in October as the museum's archeology
pits will be open. Youngsters can explore and discover
reproduction artifacts and learn about basic archeology
techniques. Volunteers will be on hand to assist.
Monday, November 1, 2014
Day of the Dead Event.
More information to follow.
Saturday, September 20, 2014, 2:00 pm -
Bell County Roots - How Faith
and Architecture Intertwine. Join
us for a free public program on the relationship between faith
and architecture featuring architectural historian, Dr. Kenneth
Hafertepe and authority on Methodist history, Bill Hardt.
The program is sponsored by the Bell County Historical
Commission in an effort to preserve and promote our county's
Saturday, October 11, 2014, 8:30 am
Gault Site Tour. Join
us for a tour of the Gault Site, located in southwestern Bell
County. The Gault Site is recognized as one of the most
important archeological sites in America. The 2.5 hour
tour covers about one mile of gentle terrain. Space is
limited to 30 people. Participants will meet at the museum
at 8:30 a.m. Fee is $10 per person, payable to the Gault
school. To register, please call 254-933-5243 or email
Saturday, October 18, 2014,
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Curtis Carter and his Plains
Indian Tipi. Join us for our program commemorating
Texas Archeology Month. Curtis Carter will be at the
museum to discuss and demonstrate Plains Indian material
culture. He will erect his own tipi and will bring
artifacts from Plains Indian culture and demonstrate how they