The Saguache County Museum will be hosting a series of free programs on Sunday afternoons. Our guest speakers come from a variety of backgrounds and will talk on a variety of topics. The programs begin at 1:30pm. Refreshments are served. Donations are appreciated.
We invite you to attend the following programs:
June 5th - Jay Young will speak about the History and Future of Colorado Gators. Jay will bring a small alligator with him. Even kids will enjoy Jay’s presentation.
June 12th – Mike Rosso, Owner, Publisher and Editor of Colorado Central Magazine will discuss the goals of the magazine. Published in Salida, it is an interesting and informative magazine, which helps to build a sense of place, a regional community, local culture in central Colorado and the San Luis Valley.
June 19th – No program due to Father’s Day
June 26th – Becky Dolan and Ken Frye, Founders of Native American Research & Preservation, will speak about Modified Trees, Stone Sculptures and Oblong Singing Stones.
If you have any questions about these presentations, please feel free to call Connie at 719-298-7940.
After touring even a couple of museums in the San Luis Valley you'll need to get some sustenance. The area's Farmers' Markets are the place to shop for fresh locally grown produce, crafts, baked goods and music in all the corners of the San Luis Valley?
Alamosa Farmers' Market
Where: State and 6th St
When: 8am - 1pm on Saturdays – Jul 9th – Oct 8th
Creede Farmers' Market
Where: 550 Airport Rd
When: 10-2pm on Fridays - Jun 10 - Sept 2nd
Crestone Farmers' Market
Where: In front of the Bliss Café, 187 W. Silver Ave.
When: 10am - 3pm Saturdays - Late Apr (Earth Day) through mid-Oct
Del Norte Farmers' Market
Where: On Spruce St & Hwy 160
When: 2pm - 6pm Thursdays - Jul 5th - Sept 27th
La Jara Farmers' Market
Where: Broadway Ave in front of the Town Hall
When: 3pm - 7pm Fridays - end of Jul to the beginning of Sept
Info: James/Elena at 719-849-9164 /firstname.lastname@example.org
Monte Vista Sunshine Market
Where: Fullenwider Park - Hwy 160 and Chico Camino St.
When: 8am - 4pm Fridays – Jun - Aug
San Luis Farmers' Market
Where: Downtown San Luis on Main St, Hwy 159
When: 10am - 3pm Thursdays - Jul - mid-Aug
10am - 3pm Fridays - mid-Aug to end of Oct
South Fork Farmers' Market
Where: Rickel's Arena, 0204 County Road 59
When: 10-2pm Sat and Sun - Jun 18th - Sept 4th
Enjoy the deliciousness the farms of the San Luis Valley have to offer.
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