The Las Cruces Museum System will host a “Summer Kick Off” Saturday, June 9, 2018, from 10am-1pm in the museum courtyard outside of Branigan Cultural Center.
Kids of all ages, families, and friends are invited to participate in hands-on sports science activities presented by the Museum of Nature and Science and Play It Again Sports, Las Cruces. Art activities and demonstrations will be presented by the Museum of Art Studio Programs. Visitors are also invited to take a sneak peek at summer camp, weekday evening, and studio art programs offered by the Museum of Art, Branigan Cultural Center, the Railroad Museum, and the Museum of Nature and Science.
Local radio station KHQT HOT 103.1 will be on site with a remote broadcast during the event. The event will also be visited by the Chick-fil-A cow.
Registration for summer activities will be open during the event. Registration for camps and studio programs may be completed in person at the atrium desk inside the Museum of Nature and Science Tuesdays-Saturdays 10am-4pm.
Admission to the Las Cruces Museum System is free. The Branigan Cultural Center is located at 501 North Main Street and is open Tuesday through Friday from 10am to 4:30pm and Saturday from 9am to 4:30pm. From June – August 2018, the museums will also be open every Wednesday evening until 8pm. For additional information, visit the website at: http://las-cruces.org/museums or call 575.522.3120.