Thursday, June 10, 2010

4th of July Race Starts and Finishes at Museum

The 4th of July Fusion 4 Miler will start and finish at the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History.

The Schedule:
7:00 am: A super flat and fast 4 miler
8:00 am: A kid's 1776 meter (1.1 mile).
Lots of awards and memorabilia will be handed out. All participating kids will receive finisher's ribbons. Later that day, bring your race number to the Nuclear Museum to receive 1/2 priced admission! 

How to Register and Cost:
Early Registration at ABQ Running Shop, by mail, or at by 6/20:
General: $20
ARR Members/Active Duty Military: $18
Kids' 1776 meter run: $10 

Late Registration through 7/3:
General: $25
ARR/Military: $23
Kid's 1776: $12 

Race Day Registration 6:00-6:45am at the Museum
4 Miler: $30
Kid's 1776: $15
A portion of the proceeds from the race will go to the Museum's Science is Everywhere Summer Camp.

Questions? Call the ABQ Running Shop (505) 293-2RUN

Thursday, June 3, 2010

Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Day

On Saturday, May 22, the Museum celebrated the cultural traditions, ancestry, and native languages represented among the ethnic groups of Asia and the Pacific Islands. Activities included Martial Arts Demonstrations, Thai Dancers, East Asian Performance, Taiko Drummers, Food Samples and Demonstrations, Origami, Calligraphy and Brush Painting, Japanese Floral Arrangement Demonstrations, Puppet Shows, Interesting Lectures, and More! Check out the Museum's Facebook page to see pictures taken at this beautiful and successful event: