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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.  Click Here for the press release.

Saturday, October 4, 11, 18, & 25,  12:00 pm
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 - 4:00 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 unique heritage.

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 troy.gray@co.bell.tx.us.

 

 

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 were used.
 

 

 

Thursday, October 23, 2014
A Night at the Museum.  More information to follow.

 

 

   

 

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