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Rattle-Making Workshop with Gregg and Xavier Analla

Learn about Native American Musical Traditions and Make your Own Rattle.

When

This event has already happened.
Sep 17, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Open Space Visitor Center
6500 Coors Rd. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87120
505-897-8831

Description

Rattle-Making Workshop with Gregg and Xavier Analla

WHO: The General Public – Fun for the entire family

WHAT: Learn about Native American Musical Traditions and Make your Own Rattle

WHERE: Open Space Visitor Center | 6500 Coors Blvd NW

at the end of Bosque Meadows Rd. between Montaño and Paseo del Norte.

WHEN: September 17th, 2016| 11:00 AM – Noon 

FREE!

As part of the 10th Anniversary of the Open Space Visitor Center, Gregg and Xavier will guide children and kids at heart through the process of making a rattle similar to the ones he and his family use. Gregg’s mother is from Isleta Pueblo and his father is from the Laguna Pueblo. Xavier is being raised in many traditions, and is eager to share them. 

Join us on our shaded patio and experience this unique, hands-on workshop.  For more details about the Open Space Visitor Center 10th Anniversary, please call 897-8831 or see www.cabq.gov/openspace.

 Other scheduled activities for the 10th Anniversary Event:

  • ON-GOING throughout the day: “Undercurrents” art exhibit in the Open Space Gallery and a photography exhibit by Bill Pentler in the lobby, and family-friendly crafts and activities,
  • 9am-10am: Piedras Marcadas Pueblo Tour presented by Dr. Matthew Schmader (registration required. Call 897-8831 to register)

Coro de Coronado (Latin Folklorico), 10am-11:00am               Pawn Drive (Americana), 12:00pm-1:30pm

Last Call (Jazz), 2:30pm-4:00pm                                                        the Tumbleweeds (Western), 6:00pm-8:00pm

 About the Open Space Visitor Center: The purpose of the Open Space Visitor Center is to convey and deepen the relationship between Albuquerque's Open Space program and the integrated community by providing an exceptional environment to enjoy, experience, and learn about land, wildlife, and cultural heritage. The Open Space Visitor Center is located at 6500 Coors Blvd. NW between Montaño Rd. and Paseo del Norte at the end of Bosque Meadows Rd.  The Center is open Tuesday through Sunday, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM and closed Mondays.  Call 897-8831 for more information or visit www.cabq.gov/openspace.

Price

Free