New York Times bestselling author Anne Hillerman brings together modern mystery, Navajo traditions, and the evocative landscape of the desert Southwest in this intriguing fifth entry in the Leaphorn, Chee, and Manuelito series. This time, the Legendary Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn—the character with whom her father Tony Hillerman launched the series—is back as a crime solver.
Los Lunas Transportation Center
101 Courthouse Rd.
Los Lunas, NM 87031
For more information call 839-3850.
Friends of the Los Lunas Public Library and the Museum of Heritage & Arts
Saturday, August 17, 2019 ~ 2:00 - 4:00 PM
The Flying Saucers of New Mexico: an Illustrated History
Join physicist and mathematician Dave Thomas for a scientific examination of the Roswell, Socorro, and Aztec, New Mexico UFO stories. Dave will discuss the complexities of space travel, including traditional rockets as well as teleportation ("Beam me up, Scotty"), warp drive, relativistic effects, and wormholes, and will also describe what scientists really think happened during New Mexico's famed UFO sightings.
Dave Thomas graduated from the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, where he was awarded the Brown Medal and the Langmuir Award. Thomas is president of the science group New Mexicans for Science and Reason, and also is a Fellow of CSI (Committee for Skeptical Inquiry), the publishers of Skeptical Inquirer. He has authored several articles and presentations on his research into unusual scientific phenomena.
Saturday, August 17, 2019 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Los Lunas Transportation Center, 101 Courthouse Rd. Los Lunas
Friends of the Los Lunas Public Library & the Museum of Heritage & Arts