PAINTING ON THE PURGATORIE AT BOGGSVILLE: This Saturday, June 11, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. – paint a picture from start to finish and have fun while doing it! Refreshments and all supplies provided. Contact Linda Bourne at 688-2508 or the Museum at 456-6066 for reservations. $30 per person and reservations are limited.

DOC JONES SUMMER SADDLE EXHIBIT: Now open in the Grand Hall. What an awesome display of our military history and heritage! This exhibit will remain up all summer for your viewing pleasure. Thanks Doc, we appreciate your support!

SUMMER FIELD TRIP: Join us on June 28 for our field trip to the Francisco Fort in La Veta. Picnic in the park following the tour by Bill and Diane Baublits. Reservations required. Leaving at 8 am.

RADIO LAS ANIMAS: Listen to KRKV 107.3 Las Animas on LA Live Mondays at 6:30 am or at their studio in the Chamber of Commerce Office at 702 Grove Avenue to hear the latest local news of the museum and community events. Broadcast is repeated at noon on Mondays and daily throughout the week. Check out website for updates and local community events.

OLD TRAIL ART GALLERY & GIFT SHOP & MUSEUM HOURS: FREE access to the Old Trail Gallery if you just want to shop!!! New Boggsville and Santa Fe Trail T-shirts have arrived! Our museum is open each week from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays, and Wednesdays through Saturdays from noon to 4 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $4 for children, free to active military and children under six. We are happy to provide tours off hours – just call us!!

PHS TIDBITS: Like us on Facebook (Pioneer Historical Society of Bent County and Boggsville) and check out our webpage - – or call us at (719) 456-6066. We continue to thank our volunteers, partners and friends – we are grateful for all your support.