On October 15, 2015 at 3:00 p.m, in conjunction with the New Mexico Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, Senior U.S. District Judge James A. Parker will lead a tour of the historic U.S. courthouse located at 421 Gold Ave. (the NE corner of 5th and Gold) in downtown Albuquerque. The courthouse, an important example of pueblodeco architectural design, is the repository of significant Great Depression era murals. Judge Parker will provide a brief history of the courthouse, show its important and significant artwork, and relate courthouse tales. Tour is limited to a maximum of 20 people. To register, email Valerie Vigil at Valerie_Vigil@nmcourt.fed.us or call 348-2393. Note: in order to gain entrance to the building, you must bring your bar card or a valid photo ID.
Thursday, September 17, 2015