On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 3:00 pm there will be a talk on New Mexico's Livestock Heritage at the El Rito Library.
The program is a slide-illustrated talk that covers the amazing four hundred year history of livestock in our state. Cattle, sheep, horses and more. There will also be some historic photos to see. The speaker is Bill Dunmire, retired Superintendent of Carlsbad Caverns National Park. Mr. Dunmire has written a book entitled "New Mexico's Spanish Livestock Heritage: Four Centuries of Animals, Land and People" and printed by UNM Press, 2013. This book will be available for purchase. This program is supported by a grant from the New Mexico Humanities Council.
Light refreshments will be served.