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PUEBLO, Colo. (September 13, 2018) – El Pueblo History Museum will host a weekend of entertainment and heritage activities during the 24th Annual Chile and Frijoles Festival, September 21-23. The museum will offer free admission and programming throughout the Festival.
DENVER (September 5, 2018) – The Center for Colorado Women’s History at the Byers-Evans House in Denver will host an essay contest to celebrate International Day of the Girl on Thursday, October 11, 2018. Denver metro students in grades 3 through 8 are invited to learn about women who have made a difference in history, so that they can use them as inspiration to create a better tomorrow.
DENVER (September 4, 2018) – History Colorado announced the expansion of its board of directors from nine to 13 members to increase its diversity in experience and statewide representation. The new members, appointed by Governor John Hickenlooper, are Dr. Donna Lynne, Ellen S. Roberts, Stephen F. Sturm, and Dr. Albert C. Yates.
PUEBLO, Colo. (August 22, 2018) – In order to meet the needs of Pueblo working families with the transition to a 4-day school week, El Pueblo History Museum will expand its Hands-On History program to full days on Fridays.
DENVER, Colo. (August 2, 2018)━Thirty-one Colorado families that have owned and operated their farms and ranches for 100 years or more will be honored at the 32nd annual Centennial Farms & Ranches ceremony on Friday, August 24 at 1 p.m. at the Colorado State Fair in Pueblo.
DENVER (July 23, 2018) – The Center for Colorado Women’s History at the Byers-Evans House has selected three scholars for its inaugural Women’s History Fellowship beginning in September 2018. The fellows were selected based on their proposals to expand the understanding of Colorado women’s history through new work highlighting women’s contributions to the history of the state. The fellows will work at the historic Byers-Evans House in Denver.
PUEBLO, Colo. (July 20, 2018) – The Avondale Community Team and El Pueblo History Museum will host the first in a series of memory workshops for the Avondale Memory Project on Wednesday, July 25, at 5 pm, at Sacred Heart Church Hall. The workshop will be led by Dawn DiPrince, director of El Pueblo History Museum.