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Cultural Demonstrations: Turkey Feather Blanket and Yucca Processing
Dates: November 14, 2018
Address: Pecos National Historical Park, 1 Peach Drive, Pecos, NM 87552
Phone: 505-757-7241
Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Price: Free

Come see for yourselves how the ancestral Puebloans stayed warm as archaeologist Mary Weahkee demonstrates the traditional art of making turkey feather blankets on Wednesday November 14th at 10:00 a.m. at the Pecos National Historical Park Visitor Center. She will showcase the creation, materials, and uses of traditional turkey feather blankets and yucca fiber processing at Pecos National Historical Park. Mary Weahkee, a member of both Santa Clara Pueblo and the Comanche Nation is an Assistant Archaeologist for New Mexico’s Office of Archaeological Studies.

Cultural Demonstrations: Turkey Feather Blanket and Yucca Processing
  • Pecos National Historical Park
  • Pecos, NM 87552
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  • Pecos National Historical Park
  • Free