1st Saturday Crafts at the Museum

The Weslaco Museum is pleased to announce a new program beginning in October.  The first Saturday of the month will be designated as our "craft class." These classes will be offered with minimal cost to the participant (to cover the cost of supplies for that month's class).  All material, needles, hooks, etc. are yours to take home after the class. Classes will include:

  • Tatting/Lace Making   October 7
  • Beginning Crochet       November 4
  • Historical Sewing Kit   December 2
  • Mandela Drawing        January 6
  • ​Beading                         February 3


Doors open at 10 and CLASSES WILL BEGIN AT 10:30.  Some classes will have limited enrollment.

Upcoming Art Exhibits:


September- The art of Axexandria Rivera..... "100 Day Journey"

October- WISD student art exhibit "Dia de los Muertos"

November- Liliana Avalos

December-TBA

January- Quilt Exhibit

February- The art of Sandra de la Fuente

March- The work of Christine Kulikamp

April- The art of the Flores Family


The art of the students of local Weslaco schools celebrating "Dia de los Muertos"

Upcoming Events

​​​The Weslaco Museum

​Saturday Lecture Series:

Lectures begin at 2:00 p.m     Cost is $2.00 Members - free

October 21        U.S. Military Artillery                                  Ronnie Littles

November 18    Guerrero Viejo                                             Joe Vidales

December 16    The Weslaco Style Show                             Joe Vidales

January 13         Rio Rico                                                        Joe Vidales

January 20        Ranch Life in Hidalgo County                    Robert Ramirez

February 10       Tejano Heroes of Texas                              Jack Aayoub

March 17           Texas Waters - Them's Fighting Words    Dr. Steven Lanoux

March 31           Log Structures and Houses                         Tim Trapp