DOCENT TRAINING

DOCENT TRAINING Monday, February 28th, 9.30 am - 12.00 pm A "Docent" is the first smiling face visitors to the Cave Creek Museum see. Meet and greet our guests and introduce them to the Museum and its exhibits. A great opportunity that allows you to learn our local history and work with fun, passionate people in an easy-going atmosphere. You can volunteer as little or as much of your time as you wish. Please follow the link to our VOLUNTEER PAGE!  https://cavecreekmuseum.org/volunteer/

2022-02-14T08:46:55-07:000 Comments

Cave Creek Museum Presents: Arizona Water

We know that Arizona is facing a water crisis. How will the current shortages affect us? Does Arizona have enough water? What if we run out of our current sources? What can I do? This presentation will help you understand our current water crisis and Arizona’s water future.

2022-02-15T13:34:55-07:000 Comments

Rainbow Ryder Hot Air Balloon Ride for 2 Raffle Ticket

RAINBOW RYDERS HOT AIR BALLOON RIDE FOR 2 RAFFLE TICKETS You've longingly watched colorful hot air balloons waft on the thermals above Cave Creek---now's your time to FLY!  Experience the beauty of the Sonoran Desert while floating in the sky and tick one more item off your bucket list.  This is a once-in-a-lifetime moment that you deserve!  Buy your raffle tickets today for this Hot Air Balloon Ride Experience, generously donated by Rainbow Ryders Hot Air Balloon Ride Company of Phoenix---a $450 value!  All proceeds will benefit the Cave Creek Museum, allowing us to maintain and preserve, interpret and share the history of the Desert Foothills. Winning ticket will be drawn at the Cave Creek Museum's Annual Miners' Dinner on March 22nd at 6 pm. Winner need not be present to win. (But you should be!) Winner responsible for contacting Rainbow Ryders and making arrangements for Hot Air Balloon Ride.

2022-02-23T15:30:27-07:000 Comments

The AZ GOLD MINING EXPERIENCE

*** Due to the popularity of this event, pre-purchase of tickets is required. Tickets may be purchased on the EVENT page. *** SPECIAL 2ND SATURDAY TIME!!!! Museum opens at 10:30 am for event check-in, The AZ GOLD MINING EXPERIENCE begins at 11 am! The Cave Creek Museum’s AZ GOLD MINING EXPERIENCE is unique with its display of the complete hard rock ore extraction process, with the mine shaft, tramway, ore carts, crushing and extraction, that are always on display, but operated on 2nd Saturdays.

2022-04-09T16:55:17-07:00Comments Off on The AZ GOLD MINING EXPERIENCE

Antique Appraisal Fair with Sean Morton

Who knows what treasure lies within? Find out from professional antique appraiser Sean Morton who offers anecdotal assessments of your valuables! Sean has a remarkable knowledge of the history and value of antiques, from readily recognizable to obscure. Donation: $20 per item Limit two items per session with unlimited sessions. Pre-registration at our website is appreciated, walk-ins are welcome.

2021-12-16T12:49:57-07:000 Comments

Cave Creek Museum Presents: Black Mountain, a Study in Black and White

“Black Mountain, a Study in Black and White” Due to popular demand, the “Black Mountain, a Study in Black and White,” led by riveting and popular museum speaker Stephanie Bradley, is filled for January 22, 2022. However, no worries. Cave Creek Museum will bring this great program back in January 2023. Speaker Stephanie Bradley, a geologist and rock enthusiast, again will lead this interesting program. A long time Cave Creek resident, Bradley seamlessly melds stories and information as visitors learn about the mighty forces that created the wonderful, rocky desert landscape. Bradley has explored nearly every inch of the desert foothills and offers the free program in the historic church behind the museum. Stay tuned for more information!

2022-01-06T09:11:08-07:000 Comments

Kiwanis Family Days: Painting in the Desert

The Cave Creek Museum is excited that well-known artist, ceramicist, muralist and art educator Robin Ray will be leading this Kiwanis' sponsored art event. With her trademark good humor and sense of whimsey, Robin will teach our young artists special watercolor techniques and they'll have a work of art to take home! Weather permitting, we will be outside "painting the Desert". Limited seating--please pre-register! This Children's program is sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Carefree.

2022-01-08T05:32:57-07:000 Comments

The AZ GOLD MINING EXPERIENCE

*** Due to the popularity of this event, pre-purchase of tickets is required. Tickets may be purchased on the EVENT page. *** SPECIAL 2ND SATURDAY TIME!!!! Museum opens at 10:30 am for event check-in, The AZ GOLD MINING EXPERIENCE begins at 11 am! The Cave Creek Museum’s AZ GOLD MINING EXPERIENCE is unique with its display of the complete hard rock ore extraction process, with the mine shaft, tramway, ore carts, crushing and extraction, that are always on display, but operated on 2nd Saturdays.

2022-04-09T16:55:16-07:00Comments Off on The AZ GOLD MINING EXPERIENCE
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