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Fun Arts and Crafts Events

Arts and crafts are fun activities for everyone, whether it’s children, parents, or older adults. They allow us to use our creativity and express ourselves, while also making something new and beautiful. It can even be more enjoyable when there are organized arts and crafts events to bring people together to create, learn new skills, buy local art, and more. There are many different types of arts and crafts events, with each offering its own unique experience.

Here are some of the most fun types of arts and crafts events:

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The Best Experiences Around Albuquerque During the Balloon Fiesta

Each year, Albuquerque, New Mexico hosts the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. This event is the world’s largest balloon festival and lasts nine days at the beginning of October. There are many amazing experiences to be had at the Fiesta, but that’s not all that is happening in the area during that time.

So, what else is happening in ABQ during the Balloon Fiesta? In this article, we’ll share some of the best experiences—both fancy and casual—you can have around Albuquerque during the Balloon Fiesta.

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What is New Mexico Known For?

New Mexico—known as the Land of Enchantment—is a unique and beautiful state full of stunning landscapes, rich heritage, and so much more. However, it’s also one of the states that people in the U.S. know the least about. So, what is New Mexico known for?

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How Do Hot Air Balloons Work?

You’ve probably seen pictures or videos of hot air balloons flying through scenic landscapes or taking part in hot air balloon festivals. But, have you ever stopped and thought about how those balloons are flying? There’s clearly a balloon, a basket, and fire. But, how do hot air balloons work? In this article, we’ll briefly explain how the different parts of a hot air balloon work together to make the balloon fly.

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Interesting Facts About New Mexico

New Mexico is a beautiful, distinct state that offers its citizens and visitors unique and exciting experiences. However, there are many historical facts about New Mexico that most people in the U.S. might be unaware of, like the fact that it is the 47th state and it joined the union in 1912. There are even more fun facts about New Mexico that can help you learn more about the Land of Enchantment. In this article, we’ll share some of the most interesting facts about New Mexico.

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The Importance of Year-End Giving

The end of the year is an important time, when many people celebrate holidays, travel to be together, and show how much they care for one another. The end of the year is also an essential time for charities and nonprofit organizations in regard to year-end giving. In this article, we’ll explain what year-end giving is, why it’s so important, and how you can use this time to give back during the holiday season.

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The Best Family Activities in Albuquerque

Whether you’re taking a vacation or just driving through on your way to another destination, there are many fun things for families to do in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The southwestern city offers many different experiences that you and your whole family will enjoy. Here are some of the best family activities in Albuquerque:

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The Importance of Museums

From big to small, famous to local, museums give us places to think, grow, learn, wonder, and feel. Few cultural institutions have remained as important as museums over the decades. They preserve and promote social interests as diverse and unique as the people who visit them. Our world would be entirely different without all of the ways museums positively impact society. Here are some of the main ways they do so:

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