NMHU: Students Present Jemez Historic Site Project At International Museum Conference

Highlands media arts students designed a new resin floor and multimedia display at Jemez Historic Site visitors center. Courtesy/HU Media Arts
NMHU News:
LAS VEGAS, NM Students at New Mexico Highlands University will present their state-of-the-art multimedia work for the Jemez Historic Site Nov. 5-8 at the Museum Computer Network (MCN) international conference in San Diego.
The students redesigned the site’s visitor center to help people experience the site in new ways.
Being selected to present at the Museum Computer Network conference is competitive.


Scenes: Xi Nu Chapter Of Beta Sigma Phi Craft Fair

Xi Nu Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi held its 34th Annual Craft Fair Saturday. Jeweler Bettina Hehlen, right, was among the venders at the Fair. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
A customer checks out yarn at one of the booths. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Skip King decided to put his wine cork collection to good use as holiday crafts of many kinds. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Customers examine quilts at the Fair. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/


Close Knit Yarn Celebrates First Anniversary

Close Knit Yarn Cooperative celebrates its first anniversary Saturday with treats and knitting. The business took over from Warm Hearts Yarn and is housed with Atomic City Quilts at 1246 Central Ave., next to the Los Alamos Daily Post world headquarters. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
In addition to yarn and knitting supplies, Close Knit sells creations by local artists such as these felted pumpkins by free-form crochet artist Samuel Buelow. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/


Live Theater At Senior Centers Nov. 13 And Nov. 25


Live Theater play reading is coming free at 12:45 p.m. Nov. 13 to the White Rock Senior Center (next to the cafeteria) and Nov. 25 to the Los Alamos Senior Center (downstairs).

See The Explaining Room, by Taos playwright Helen Rynaski, and learn what it’s like immediately after death.

This clever and amusing short play explores the unexpected connection between two recently departed women in a somewhat unanticipated arena.

Directed by Pat Beck and featuring Terry Beery and Holly Robinson (Nov. 13) and Kelly Dolesji (Nov. 25), the readings are part of an ongoing partnership among


Don Taylor Photographs LAHS Class Of 2020

Los Alamos photographer Don Taylor takes a photograph of the Los Alamos High School Class of 2020 gathered Wednesday morning on Sullivan Field. The is the 10th consecutive year that Taylor has donated his time and talent to provide a special photograph to the senior class for their yearbook. Photo by John McHale/


Posts From The Road: Custer State Park

Sylvan Lake: Sylvan Lake is located in the northern part of the park. This lake features several rock formations in and around the lake and is very popular with water sport enthusiasts as well as picnicking, hiking, biking, and other outdoor activities. A lodge and campground are located nearby for overnight stays. Photo by Gary Warren/

Needles Eye Tunnel: One of the tunnels on the Needles Highway is the Needles Eye Tunnel. This tunnel is just over eight feet wide making it a tight space for many vehicles. Photo by Gary Warren/
Needles Eye: The Needles Eye