Loading Events

Events for September 19, 2019

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

All Day

Museum of the West Temporary Exhibit

June 14, 2019 - December 31, 2020
Museum of the West (Downtown GJ), 462 Ute Ave.
Grand Junction, CO 81501 United States
+ Google Map
Find out more »

A Journey through Hopi-Navajo Reservations

September 19 - September 23
CO United States

(c) Amadeustx | Dreamstime.com Led by Joe Higgins The magic and uniqueness of Arizona’s Native Peoples is enchanting and awe inspiring. This journey will take us onto the Hopi and Navajo reservations where we will travel into Canyon de Chelly, view exclusive rock art sites, explore the culture of the Hopi, stop at historic trading posts, and stay at the famed La Posada in Winslow. The tour is led by the former head of Grand Junction ... Read More

Find out more »

5:30 pm

Earth Science Lecture Series

September 19 @ 5:30 pm
Dinosaur Journey Museum, 550 Jurassic Court
Fruita, CO 81521 United States
+ Google Map

Come learn about the history behind the scenery of the Western Slope. We've partnered with scientists from across the region (and the country) to present information about the geology, geography, and paleontology of our spectacular landscapes. Learn about Ice Age animals, deep-time minerals, cannibal dinosaurs, and much more. Lectures will take place in the newly-upgraded Dinosaur Journey auditorium and are open to the public.

Find out more »

6:00 pm

Oral History Program – September

September 19 @ 6:00 pm
Whitman Educational Center, 248 S. Fourth Street
Grand Junction, CO 81501 United States

Fortifying Roubidoux: Fort Uncompahgre and the Old Spanish Trail From the late 1820s until the 1840s Fort Uncompahgre was the only outpost in all of what was then northern Mexico. The popular fur trading post served fur trappers and Ute families. The northern branch of The Old Spanish Trail, a trade route that connected Santa Fe with the southern California Mexican missions, later passed by the fort. The trail crossed the old Grand - now ... Read More

Find out more »
+ Export Events+ Google Calendar & ICal Export