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2nd Annual Virtual Portal to the Past Festivalhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/pueblo-grande-museum/1504Pueblo Grande Museum9/15/2020 7:00:00 AMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1504/Newsroom_PGM_011.jpg2nd Annual Virtual Portal to the Past Festival<div class="ExternalClass1D112BE0988A430D80D9A969F5F7612E"><html>​Celebrate the art and ingenuity of the Ancestral Sonoran Desert People! Pueblo Grande Museum and Cultural Coalition, Inc. present the 2nd Annual Portal to the Past Festival as a free virtual event on Sunday, October 4 from 2 to 4 p.m. Live streamed on Facebook and YouTube, the event features cultural performances of dance, music, and storytelling celebrating the engineering ingenuity of the Ancestral Sonoran Desert People.<br><br>Last year’s inaugural Portal festival unveiled the “Portal to the Past” art installation, a winner of the New Arizona Prize Water Public Art Challenge. The piece, designed by local Arizona artist Zarco Guerrero, is a sculptural gate that incorporates images acknowledging the importance of the complex canal system created by the Ancestral Sonoran Desert People that we still use today. The “Portal” is located along the Grand Canalscape offering access to the grounds of Pueblo Grande Museum and an interpretive trail highlighting the accomplishments of the first inhabitants of the Valley of the Sun.<br><br>Schedule a Watch Party with friends and family to enjoy an afternoon of entertainment on Sunday, October 4, 2020 from 2 to 4 p.m.:<br><br>STORYTELLING by Zarco Guerrero and Randy Kemp DANCE by the Gila River Akimel Basket Dancers, Indigenous Enterprise, and Salt River Achem Aa'L Basket Dancers<br><br>MUSIC by Randy Kemp, Tony Duncan, QVLN<br><br>HISTORY with virtual tours of the Museum and the archaeological site<br><br>ART with children’s water art craft activity made with found objects from home<br><br>Visit the <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/2784700878522185" target="_blank">Facebook Event​</a> for updates on the schedule of performances.<br><br>Visit <a href="https://culturalcoalition.com/" target="_blank">Cultural Coalition</a> or <a href="/parks/arts-culture-history/pueblo-grande/" target="_blank">Pueblo Grande Museum's​</a> website for more information. This virtual program is made possible by a grant from Arizona Humanities and National Endowment for the Humanities.​<br><br><br> <p><br></p></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/parks/arts-culture-history/pueblo-grandeNewspueblo-grande-museumPGM
New Virtual Programming at Pueblo Grande Museumhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/pueblo-grande-museum/1481Pueblo Grande Museum9/1/2020 7:00:00 AMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1481/Newsroom_PGM_010.jpgNew Virtual Programming at Pueblo Grande Museum<div class="ExternalClass4DC684B1D4AA4EF59C4741646A6BBE1A"><html> <p>​​Pueblo Grande Museum held their annual <a target="_blank" href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VR7rAKyfOc4">Teacher's Open House</a> virtually on August 26 to showcase their brand-new virtual programming! This new programming is supported in part by the NEH CARES grant and the Arizona Preservation Foundation. With a new <a target="_blank" href="/parkssite/Pages/Virtual-Programming.aspx">webpage</a>, Pueblo Grande now offers free and fee-based virtual programming for educators and schools. The free programming includes a 10-minute introduction and overview of the site, and two videos from the exhibit galleries. These videos are available on Pueblo Grande’s website and <a target="_blank" href="https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3IzGAKtuf6QCso2Fw13wUA">YouTube Channel</a>. </p> <p>Beginning September 14, you will be able to book the extended fee-based virtual programming which includes 15-20-minute recorded programs that highlight different aspects of the site. There are currently 2 programs available, <a target="_blank" href="https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/phoenix/activity/search/detail/36129?onlineSiteId=0&from_original_cui=true">A Place to Call Home</a> and <a target="_blank" href="https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/phoenix/activity/search/detail/36133?onlineSiteId=0&from_original_cui=true">Designs on Rocks</a>, with more to come later in the Fall. No visit to Pueblo Grande is complete without a hands-on craft, which is why now you can purchase <a target="_blank" href="https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/phoenix/activity/search/detail/36148?onlineSiteId=0&from_original_cui=true">craft kits</a> for your group. Each craft kit includes all the materials necessary for the craft based on your group size, and a step-by-step guide PowerPoint. Craft kits will be available for curbside pickup by appointment only. All fee-based programing can be purchased online through <a target="_blank" href="https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/phoenix/activity/search?onlineSiteId=0&activity_select_param=2&activity_keyword=PGM&viewMode=list">ActiveNet</a>, via e-mail at pueblo.grande.museum.pks@phoenix.g​ov, or by phone at 602-495-0901.<br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/parks/arts-culture-history/pueblo-grandeNewspueblo-grande-museumPGM
Pueblo Grande Museum’s Free Arizona Summertime Storytelling Has Gone Virtual! https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/pueblo-grande-museum/1338Pueblo Grande Museum6/12/2020 7:00:00 AMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1338/Newsroom_PGM_009.jpgPueblo Grande Museum’s Free Arizona Summertime Storytelling Has Gone Virtual! <div class="ExternalClassFCAC938FA52F43C799E54586639EC765"><html>​​Join Arizona authors in a virtual storytelling of their books every Saturday starting July 18th through August 8th. The FREE videos will be posted on the Pueblo Grande Museum <a target="_blank" href="https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3IzGAKtuf6QCso2Fw13wUA?view_as=subscriber">Youtube Channel</a>. Each week features a different book and craft to go along with it. Fun craft kits related to each story can be purchased online for $5 each through <a target="_blank" href="https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/phoenix/activity/search/detail/36024?onlineSiteId=0&from_original_cui=true&locale=en-US">Activenet​</a> and includes a free child’s admission pass to visit the museum. Kits can be picked up Tuesday - Saturday, 8 am - 1 pm, beginning the week prior to the scheduled date of the virtual storytelling.  Access to all storytelling videos will end September 5.<br><br><strong>July 18</strong> - <strong><em>Panda Proud</em> by Phoebe Fox and illustrated by Michael Hale</strong><br>Follow bumbly, tumbly Panda who is worried she’ll trip and fall in the upcoming fashion show. Knowing her best friend needs her, she is determined to make him proud.<br><br><a target="_blank" href="https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/phoenix/activity/search/detail/36020?onlineSiteId=0&from_original_cui=true&locale=en-US">Panda Proud Craft Kit:</a> Get ready to strut your stuff with your very own fashionable, panda-faced purse! <br><br><strong>July 25</strong> - <strong><em>Green on Green</em> by Dianne White </strong><br>Follow a child on a colorful journey through the seasons—yellow flowers and blue coral in spring and summer, orange pumpkins and green pine forests in fall and winter. All the while, there is another colorful change on the horizon—the birth of a new sibling.<br><br><a target="_blank" href="https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/phoenix/activity/search/detail/36021?onlineSiteId=0&from_original_cui=true&locale=en-US">Green on Green Craft Kit</a>: See all four seasons in 3D with your very own four seasons tree! <br><br><strong>August 1</strong> - <strong><em>What Do You Do When the Couch Eats Your Shoe?</em> by Debi Novotny </strong><br>Matthew who realizes that his favorite superhero is missing, so he takes his dog on a mission to find it. They search the whole house together, only to discover unimaginable surprises!<br><br><a target="_blank" href="https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/phoenix/activity/search/detail/36022?onlineSiteId=0&from_original_cui=true&locale=en-US">Craft Kit</a>: Create your own miniature couch that can store many things! Our miniature couch craft is pre-made and needs your decoration to come alive, just like in the book!<br><br><strong>August 8</strong> - <strong><em>Saved by the Burp</em> by Rodo Sofranac </strong><br>Follow Rogilla the Gorilla, the zoo’s most popular resident. At heart, she’s like a human kid. She loves to play, eat, drink, and play some more. One night she gets out of her enclosure and decides to eat and drink like a human kid. Oh my! What happens when she does?<br><br><a target="_blank" href="https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/phoenix/activity/search/detail/36023?onlineSiteId=0&from_original_cui=true&locale=en-US">Saved by The Burp Craft Kit</a>: Make some noise with your very own gorilla rattle! This kit comes with all the materials needed for some apelike fun!<br><br></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/parks/arts-culture-history/pueblo-grandeNewspueblo-grande-museumPGM
Pueblo Grande Museum Celebrates International Museum Day Online!https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/pueblo-grande-museum/1233Pueblo Grande Museum5/14/2020 7:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1233/Newsroom_PGM_008.jpgPueblo Grande Museum Celebrates International Museum Day Online!<div class="ExternalClass781B1264A3DE459683E17FF0BEC148A8"><html> <p>​Pueblo Grande Museum wanted to join in the virtual fun on International Museum Day on May 18th. Follow Pueblo Grande on Facebook and Twitter for the day’s activities which include an artifact interpretation from the Museum Curator, and chalk art at the museum. Join the activities from home by drawing chalk lizards on your sidewalk and sharing pictures on social media! Be creative and make your own designs or download the lizard template below. Don’t forget to share your creations on May 18th as we follow the lizards to Pueblo Grande online! </p> <p>​​<a href="/parkssite/Documents/PKS_Pueblo_Grande_Museum/lizard.jpg" target="_blank">Lizard Template​</a><br></p> <p><br></p></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/parks/arts-culture-history/pueblo-grandeNewspueblo-grande-museumPGM
After almost 30 years, the book Archaeology of the Pueblo Grande Platform Mound and Surrounding Features - Volume 5: Special Studies has been published!https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/pueblo-grande-museum/1164Pueblo Grande Museum4/24/2020 7:00:00 AMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1164/Newsroom_PGM_007.jpgAfter almost 30 years, the book Archaeology of the Pueblo Grande Platform Mound and Surrounding Features - Volume 5: Special Studies has been published!<div class="ExternalClass524F97D8262B4409947B426D19B95E12"><html> <p>​<span style="font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"helvetica",sans-serif;color:#1c1e21;background:white;">The fifth volume in the Pueblo Grande Archival Project Series (Archival Series) focuses on artifacts collected during excavations on and around the Pueblo Grande platform mound from the 1930s through the 1980s.  The goal of this special studies volume was to gather and summarize the data collected during all the previous investigations. The Hohokam (culturally affiliated with the O’Odham Tribes) were an archaeological tradition who used stone, clay, animal bones and hides, natural vegetation, and agricultural crops in their daily activities for shelter and subsistence. They were also a religious society that likely included priests, healers, and shamans. The roles of different villagers were almost certainly reflected in their material culture. The studies presented in this volume enhance our current understanding of the people who lived at Pueblo Grande.</span></p> <p> <span style="font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"helvetica",sans-serif;color:#1c1e21;background:white;">A team of professional archaeologists volunteered their time to research and write about these collections. The book is available for purchase in our gift shop! Check out the link below! </span> </p> <p> <span style="font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"helvetica",sans-serif;color:#1c1e21;background:white;"> <a href="https://pueblo-grande-museum-store.square.site/product/archaeology-of-the-pueblo-grande-platform-mound-vol-5/1869?cs=true" target="_blank">Museum Gift Shop</a> <br> </span> </p> <p>​</p><br></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/parks/arts-culture-history/pueblo-grandeNewspueblo-grande-museumPGM
Virtual Museum Resources Available From Pueblo Grande Museumhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/pueblo-grande-museum/1100Pueblo Grande Museum3/30/2020 11:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1100/Newsroom_PGM_006.jpgVirtual Museum Resources Available From Pueblo Grande Museum<div class="ExternalClass13E839B35C6948B3945A91098BC559AA"><html> <p>Pueblo Grande Museum temporarily closed its doors as part of the City of Phoenix's initiative to stop the spread of the coronavirus (Covid- 19). Joining the hundreds of cultural organizations providing virtual content and online resources, PGM shares the online resources available through their website. </p> <p>Pueblo Grande is a Contributing Institution for the Arizona Memory Project which, "provides access to the wealth of primary sources in Arizona libraries, archives, museums and other cultural institutions." The Museum currently has four collections available online, including <em>Basketry from Pueblo Grande Museum</em> and <em>Maricopa Pottery</em>. Pueblo Grande is also a Google Cultural Institute partner with an online exhibit <em>The Hohokam: The Land & the People - Ancient Artisans of the Sonoran Desert</em> and over 60 artifacts available for viewing from the Museums' collection. ​<br></p> <p>​​<a href="https://azmemory.azlibrary.gov/cdm/pgm" target="_blank">Arizona Memory Project</a></p> <p>​<a href="https://artsandculture.google.com/partner/pueblo-grande-museum" target="_blank">Google Cultural Institute ​</a><span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span><a href="https://azmemory.azlibrary.gov/cdm/pgm" target="_blank">​</a><br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/parks/arts-culture-history/pueblo-grandeNewspueblo-grande-museumPGM
The Story Continues: Pueblo Grande Museum at 90https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/pueblo-grande-museum/998Pueblo Grande Museum2/26/2020 11:00:00 PMhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VaWfpz0Ilas&feature=emb_logoThe Story Continues: Pueblo Grande Museum at 90<div class="ExternalClass268678BA4BB04A6EA777C688C0305148"><html> ​<br><br><br> Last year Pueblo Grande Museum and Archaeological Park celebrated 90 years of preserving the culture and history of the indigenous people of the Salt River Valley. "The Story Continues - Puebl​​​o Grande at 90" is a new exhibit in three locations. There are exhibits at Pueblo Grande Museum and Archaeological Park, Sky Harbor International Airport, Terminal 3 and Phoenix City Hall in The Gallery @ City Hall. Each gallery will highlight historical themes and artifacts from pottery to archaeological tools. <br><br>This video explores the history of Pueblo Grande and the process of creating 3 different exhibits in 3 different locations. ​<br></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/parks/arts-culture-history/pueblo-grandeVideopueblo-grande-museumPGM
20th Annual Ancient Technology Day: Prehistoric & Historichttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/pueblo-grande-museum/977Pueblo Grande Museum2/19/2020 11:35:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/977/Newsroom_PGM_005.jpg20th Annual Ancient Technology Day: Prehistoric & Historic<div class="ExternalClass7914A0584EC44C0F8EA2671D1ADE9ECD"><html> ​Test your technology skills at the 20th Annual Ancient Technology Day on March 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Pueblo Grande Museum. Enjoy a hands-on experience, fun for the whole family, where visitors can try their hand at throwing an atlatl (spear), weaving their own cloth, and sample roasted agave slow-cooked the traditional way. Artists will be on hand to demonstrate how people used various technologies such as archery, book binding, mesquite processing, adobe brick making, weaving and much more! Free arts and crafts activities are available for kids. Enjoy various cultural, historic, and technological demonstrations and artifact show-and-tell stations available throughout the day.<br><br> Ancient Technology Day: Prehistoric & Historic is recognized as both an official Arizona Scitech Festival event, and an Arizona Archaeology and Heritage Awareness Month event. ​ <br><br> All Ancient Technology Day activities and Museum admission are FREE for the day made possible by a grant from Tohono O’Odham Nation! Visit pueblogrande.com or call (602) 495-0901 for more information about this event. <br><br> <br><br><br></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/parks/arts-culture-history/pueblo-grandeNewspueblo-grande-museumPGM

 

 

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