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National Parks Store in December

October 1, 2015 @ 10:00 am - December 31, 2015 @ 5:00 pm

The Western National Parks Store events in November. To reserve seats, please call 520-622-6014 during business hours, beginning one week prior to the event. Unclaimed reservations are cancelled five minutes prior to program. Additional parking in rear of building.

Gente de Razon: People of the Missions
December 15, 11 AM only
Take a step back in time. Journey through the changing landscape of the San Antonio River Valley as Gente de Razon explores the people who occupied the valley before, during, and after the missions, which are preserved today as San Antonio Missions NHP. This movie examines current interpretations of who these people were, the intricacies of their daily lives, and where they went.

December Kiva Gallery Exhibit
December 1–31, 10 AM–5 PM
The stunning artwork of Dick Meyers will be on display throughout the month of December. Come enjoy serene scenes of Western landscapes, national parks, and wildlife, as well as paintings of American Indians. Dick has generously offered to donate all proceeds from sales to benefit national parks.

Holiday Arts Festival
Saturday, December 17, 10 AM–5 PM
The Holiday Arts Festival is a great opportunity to purchase unique holiday gifts. Featuring contemporary and traditional American Indian jewelry, Mata Ortiz pottery and jewelry, Zapotec rugs, and Oaxacan woodcarvings.

Mexican Arts
December 18–28, 10 AM–5 PM
Explore a wide variety of exquisite Mata Ortiz pottery, playful Oaxacan painted woodcarvings, and vibrant Zapotec rugs. Just in time for holiday shopping! Hundreds of handcrafts will be on display for this weeklong event. To reserve seats, please call 520-622-6014 during business hours, beginning one week prior to the event.

Photographing Mesa Verde
Wednesday, December 14, 12 PM & 2 PM
In 1891, Gustaf Nordenskiöld spent four months excavating and photographing the cliff dwellings in what is now Mesa Verde National Park. Nearly a century later, a team of volunteers rephotographed Nordenskiöld’s scenes. Join Doug Hamilton, one of the four members of the rephotographing project, as he describes Nordenskiöld’s visit to Mesa Verde and shows side-by-side comparisons of the original photos with those taken in modern day. Click here for more information. To reserve seats, please call 520-622-6014 during business hours, beginning one week prior to the event.

Gente de Razon: People of the Missions
Thursday, December 15, 11 AM only
Take a step back in time. Journey through the changing landscape of the San Antonio River Valley as Gente de Razon explores the people who occupied the valley before, during, and after the missions, which are preserved today as San Antonio Missions NHP. This movie examines current interpretations of who these people were, the intricacies of their daily lives, and where they went.

Store Closed Sunday, December 25
Store closed for Christmas Day.

Santo Domingo Jewelry
Saturday, January 7, 10 AM–5 PM
Join us as acclaimed artists Priscilla Nieto and Harvey Abeyta exhibit their Santo Domingo jewelry and discuss traditional techniques involved in their work, including handpump drilling, sandstone bead shaping, and flint knapping. Talks and demonstrations at 11 AM and 2 PM.

To reserve seats for free events, please call 622-6014 during business hours, beginning one week prior to the event. Unclaimed reservations are cancelled 5 minutes prior to program. Additional parking in rear of building.

Details

Start:
October 1, 2015 @ 10:00 am
End:
December 31, 2015 @ 5:00 pm

Venue

National Parks Store
12880 N. Vistoso Village Drive
Tucson, AZ 85755 United States
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Phone:
520-622-6014
Website:
http://www.wnpa.org/event

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