Mesa Prieta Petroglyph Events Coming Up
Mesa Prieta, the Valley’s own amazing petroglyph preserve is hosting a number of activities for summer 2018. See below for a short list of upcoming activities.
1. Mesa Prieta Petroglyph Project Public Tours – Wednesdays and Saturdays at 9:30am. Pre-registration is required. Reserve online at
https://www.mesaprietapetroglyphs.org/visit-the-wells-petroglyph-preserve.html . Image: tour pic 1 smaller
2.Mesa Prieta Petroglyph Talks: Himalaya Bound
Tuesday, May 22 At 6:30 PM at the Northern Rio Grande Heritage Area Center (formerly the Onate Monument and Visitor’s Center). Author and photographer Michael Benanav will present pictures and stories from his book Himalaya Bound: One Family’s Quest to Save Their Animals and an Ancient Way of Life.
$5 Suggested Donation
3. Art on the Rocks: Creating Petroglyph Inspired Silk Scarves – Sunday July 1st, 8:30 AM – 2:30 PM
The Project is pleased to host fiber artist Nadina Barnes, who will lead us in dyeing silk scarves after a tour of the Wells Petroglyph Preserve. Lunch and Materials are Provided. Course Fee: $125
Link: https://www.mesaprietapetroglyphs.org/art-on-the-rocks.html Image: Nadina Barnes copy