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January 2016
Jan 9–10

Watch ‘Confluence’ mentor, mentee artists create art!

Watch three mentor artists — Kristen Dorsey (Chickasaw), Warren Montoya (Santa Ana/Santa Clara) and Dwayne Manuel (Tohono O’odham) — and their mentees create their projects on site here at the Heard Museum. The Co-Creation Studio will be open 11:30 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, and 11:30 to 4 ... Details →

February 2016
Feb 17

9:00 am – 11:30 am

Heard Guild Monthly Meeting – Speaker, The Honorable Diane Humetewa

Join the Heard Museum Guild during its monthly meeting and hear the Hon. Diane Humetewa (Hopi), the first female American Indian federal judge, of the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona. She has also served in several high-profile roles including special adviser for American Indian affairs to ... Details →

March 2016
Mar 16

9:30 am – 11:30 am

NAU anthropology, archaeology professor Kelley Hays-Gilpin speaks to Guild in March

Well-known for her knowledge and interesting lectures on the tribes of Northern Arizona, Kelley Hays-Gilpin, professor of anthropology and archaeology at Northern Arizona University, is the Heard Museum Guild’s featured speaker in March. Hays-Gilpin is the Edward Bridge Danson Chair of Anthropology at the Museum of Northern Arizona in ... Details →

April 2016
Apr 9

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Panel discussion: ‘Mysteries of Fred Harvey’

Get details of the life and accomplishments of legendary entrepreneur Fred Harvey, the subject of the exhibit, Over the Edge: Fred Harvey at the Grand Canyon and in the Great Southwest, from this knowledgeable panel: Kathy Howard, Heard research associate and Diana Pardue, Heard curator of collections, co-authors of ... Details →

Apr 12

8:30 am – 10:00 am

Women for the Heard: A Planned-Giving Forum

We invite the women of the Heard Museum to join our curatorial and development staff for a seminar led by certified financial planner and philanthropist Harry Papp. Learn about planned giving topics such as estate plans, annuities, trusts and other legacy gifts. Breakfast buffet sponsored and catered by Atlasta ... Details →

Apr 16

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Preview Workshop: ‘The Stories We Tell’ Opera

The result of a collaboration between the Heard Museum, the Grand Canyon Music Festival and the Arizona Opera, “The Stories We Tell” consists of “micro-operas” composed by five Native students during workshops at Arizona Opera. This is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to experience Native culture in a way unlike any ... Details →

Apr 20

9:30 am – 11:30 am

Youth leader, educator Dennis Bowen to speak to Heard Museum Guild’s monthly meeting

Dennis Bowen (Seneca) is well-known at the Heard Museum as a leader and educator dealing with youth problems. He’s also a humorist who serves as the crowd-pleasing public address announcer at the museum’s annual World Championship Hoop Dance Contest, among other gatherings. Anyone interested in information on membership in ... Details →

June 2016
Jun 16

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Canyon Conversations & Cocktails with The Fred Harvey Company

Join us on any or all of six Thursday nights this summer to take part in engaging conversations about The Fred Harvey Company, the Harvey Girls, and Arizona history. Each event will host a different speaker and topic on Arizona. $10 non-members; members free. Cash bar available for those ... Details →

July 2016
Jul 14

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Canyon Conversations & Cocktails with The Fred Harvey Company

Join us on any or all of select Thursday nights this summer to take part in engaging conversations about The Fred Harvey Company, the Harvey Girls, and Arizona history. Each event will host a different speaker and topic on Arizona. $10 non-members; members free but must RSVP by clicking ... Details →

Jul 23

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Native Language Film Showcase

Join us in the Steele Auditorium for a select screening of films featuring many Native languages, from fun documentaries to thoughtful short films. You will be sure to enjoy this program focused on diverse languages. Included with museum admission. Here’s the schedule of the afternoon’s film showings and a ... Details →

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