January 11, 2022
351 N. Mesilla St.
P.O. Box 20000
Las Cruces, NM 88001
Brown Bag Lunch Lecture: Las Cruces Founder Pablo Melendres
Tuesday, January 11, 2022
History lecture series.
Carlos Melendres will share the story of his ancestor, Pablo Melendres, a Peace Officer and founder of the village of Dona Ana, including Pablo's role in helping to establish the city of Las Cruces and the controversy surrounding his burial after death.
Bring a lunch and enjoy this history lecture. The lecture series is held the second Tuesday of each month (except December) from 12pm-1pm at the Railroad Museum.