June 22, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Come enjoy seeing and learning about the beautiful creations that are produced locally by fiber artists! Demonstrations for this first-annual event include spinning, knitting, quilting, Colcha embroidery, tatting, bobbin lacing, several types of weaving, and much more! Local fiber groups will have informational booths and demonstrations.
The documentary video, “Colcha Circle: A Stitch in Northern New Mexico Culture,” will be shown in the Museum’s theater as well as informational talks. The day also includes food trucks, and a craft activity for the children from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Also make plans to attend the Las Cruces Health & Fitness Expo, which also will be at the Museum on the same day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Admission to the Fiber Fiesta, the Health Expo, and all of the regular Museum offerings on this day are FREE.