PEEC: Meet Cowboys And Horses 6:30 P.M. Today

Learn about cowboys and their horses at 6:30 p.m. today at the Los Alamos Nature Center. Courtesy/PEEC
PEEC News:
The Summer Family Evening at 6:30 p.m. today at the Los Alamos Nature Center features a talk about cowboys and horses of Northern New Mexico.
Gene McCracken will be at this event with two horses and discuss what role horses play in a cowboy’s life. This is a great opportunity to see these beautiful creatures up close and ask an expert any questions about horses.
Del Norte Credit Union is sponsoring this event and all of PEEC’s Summer Family Evenings in 2019, at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday at the Los Alamos Nature Center throughout June and July except July 3.
The events are free for PEEC family members and $5 per family for non-members. Admission is paid at the door. Seating is limited at these events, so arrive early or bring a camping chair.
Summer Family Evenings 2019 Schedule:
  • June 12: Cowboys and Horses of Northern New Mexico;
  • June 19: New Mexico Bats;
  • June 26: Meet Adult and Baby Goats;
  • July 10: ScienceFest: Explora!;
  • July 17: Space Night with Mesa Public Library;
  • July 24: Exotics of the Rainforest; and
  • July 31: New Mexico Wildlife Center.
For more information about this and other PEEC programs, visit, email or call 505.662.0460.
PEEC was founded in 2000 to serve the community of Los Alamos. It offers people of all ages a way to enrich their lives by strengthening their connections to our canyons, mesas, mountains, and skies. PEEC operates the Los Alamos Nature Center at 2600 Canyon Road, holds regular programs and events, and hosts a number of interest groups from birding to hiking to butterfly watching. PEEC activities are open to everyone; however, members receive exclusive benefits such as discounts on programs and merchandise. Annual memberships start at $35. To learn more, visit