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If you’re looking for adventure, quality parks and outdoor activities, you won’t be disappointed. The best place in the west offers you a chance to see some of the hidden gems within Southern Colorado and Northern New Mexico.
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Full of opportunities for your weekend—everything from nature to culture, and from beer to art. From the Purgatoire River to the plains, events in the area will make your weekend a little more special.
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Artist Talk on Art – October 15th, Artist Dawn Howkinson Siebel will lead a discussion on her exhibit, better angels, the firefighters of 9/11
Artist Talk on Art Public Program, Saturday, October 15th, 2 p.m. at MoF. Artist Dawn Howkinson Siebel will lead a discussion on her exhibit, better angels, the firefighters of 9/11. 600 Main Street, Walsenburg, CO. About Better Angels: Dawn Howkinson Siebel’s exhibit, Better Angels consists of paintings that depict the 343 firefighters who died on 9/11. Each painting is a portrait of these fallen firefighters on a 6” x 4” burned block of Baltic Birch. The compositions are in black, white, and raw umber. The complete work is the totality of all portraits in seven rows of 49 columns that span 48 inches by 21 feet. This exhibit has traveled around the country. To learn more visit betterangels911.com or museumoffriends.org Light refreshments will be served. This exhibit