Opening the 2017 Season!

We kicked off the summer with a reception for all Los Amigos del Museo members on Friday, June 2, from 5:00 to 7:00pm. We gathered in front of the Paloheimo Education Center to honor Robert Himmerich y Valencia as a Golondrinas Ambassador. Following this ceremony, there were light refreshments, wine and beer catered by our…

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New Leadership at Las Golondrinas

As many of you know, two weeks ago, Board Chair Stephen Machen, accepted, with regret, the resignation of our Museum Director, Dawn St. George, who has moved back to Wisconsin and taken a position closer to her home and family.  Dawn  will be the Executive Director of a non-profit organization in Milwaukee which works to…

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Fire & Hops Fundraiser

Fire & Hops

Come out mid-week, have a beer and some tasty food and at the same time lend your support to El Rancho de las Golondrinas! On Wednesday, June 7, from 5:00 to 9:30pm, Fire & Hops Gastropub, 222 North Guadalupe in Santa Fe, will be hosting a fundraising event for us.  Owner and manager, Josh Johns,…

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Volunteering is Fun!

Volunteer Edward Wallace

This month’s “Volunteering is Fun” article comes from Edward Wallace.   “I met Ric Thompson on the set of the movie, ‘Astronaut Farmer.’ I worked in the movie industry for about 5 years. Ric told me that he volunteered at El Rancho de las Golondrinas.  I had never heard of Las Golondrinas, and he explained…

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