Volunteer Day at Coronado Historic Site
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Volunteer Day at Coronado Historic Site

An eager crew showed up bright and early to spend Thursday morning at Coronado, working on various landscaping and maintenance projects with our staff. They spread over two tons of gravel in the picnic areas and worked on trails to get our site ready for the coming busy season. Linseed oil on the traditionally-made caretta will keep it looking great for another year! Thank you to all the people who sacrificed their time to come out today. We couldn’t do it without you! : ) Continue reading

Dig Kuaua:    New Archaeology at Coronado Historic Site
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Dig Kuaua: New Archaeology at Coronado Historic Site

Coronado Historic Site staff member, Ethan Ortega will conduct a lecture on April 15, presenting new discoveries found during the archaeological excavations conducted in 2017.  He will share what was found, what was learned, and what is next. +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ May 22 – June 30, 2017  Monday – Friday         9:00am – 3:00pm Sponsored by … Continue reading

Fiesta of Cultures is Saturday – Oct 17
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Fiesta of Cultures is Saturday – Oct 17

The Friends of Coronado present our fun-filled annual celebration, Fiesta of Cultures,  on Saturday, October 17, from 10:00 – 4:00.  Come celebrate and enjoy the blending of of our local Pueblo, Hispanic, and Anglo cultures with music, dancing, ancient life-way demonstrations, and fine arts and crafts vendors for pre-holiday shopping.  We will have an atl-atl … Continue reading

Lecture on African Americans in the Early Southwest 2-15-15
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Lecture on African Americans in the Early Southwest 2-15-15

Friends of Coronado Historic Site Present “African Americans in the Early Southwest” By Ed Wallace Sunday, February 15, 2015 @ 2PM Noted lecturer and respected Chautauqua presenter, Ed Wallace, will discuss the role of African Americans in the early Southwest, and more specifically, here in New Mexico. He will include stories about well-known cowboys and … Continue reading

Lecture on Animal Remains from Salmon Pueblo 1-18-15
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Lecture on Animal Remains from Salmon Pueblo 1-18-15

Friends of Coronado Historic Site Present “Bones From the Rubble: Animal Remains and their Relationship to Cultural Behavior at Salmon Pueblo” By Ethan Ortega – Historic Ranger at Coronado Historic Site Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 2PM Ethan Ortega, Coronado’s newest ranger will present a talk on Salmon Pueblo.  This includes a discussion of various types of … Continue reading