to May 25

Adobe Brick-Making

Get Muddy in Santa Fe!

May is Historic Preservation month. Celebrate by joining Cornerstones for the 3rd Annual Adobe Brick-Making Community Days that will be held on 4 Saturdays in May 2019. Join other volunteers, meet new friends, have fun, learn traditional adobe brick-making and get your hands dirty for a worthy cause! Each brick you make will be used in a Cornerstones preservation project.

May 4 and 11 at the Drury Plaza Hotel, 828 Paseo de Peralta

May 18 and 25 at San Miguel Chapel, 40 Old Santa Fe Trail

All ages are welcome. No experience necessary. All adobe -making events are free and open to the public. We need volunteers to help setup and cleanup the event areas, to prepare the adobe mix and help others make the bricks. Contact Karen Kuranz at kkuranz@cstones,org or call 505-982-9521 for more info or if you can assist!

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to Sep 15

Sacred Heart of Jesus, Rainsville

Mud plaster and basel repairs. Work day begins at 9:30AM and finishes at 2:30PM.

Work schedules are subject to change due to weather conditions. Please contact Cornerstones a day before heading to work site, by calling 505-982-9521 or checking this page for updates.

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to Aug 25

Work Project Sites and Schedules

Work projects at Santo Nino de Atocha, Buena Vista, Santo Nino de Atocha, Monte Aplanado and Sacred Heart of Jesus, Rainsville are all rescheduled due to weather. Schedules will be added to the Cornerstones web site as soon as they are determined. In the meantime, please contact Cornerstones if you have any questions regarding future work projects.

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to Jun 23

Los Hueros, San Juan

Remove deteriorated plaster, repair adobe, apply new lime plaster. Anticipated work days are: June 8,9, 15, 16, 22, 23.

NOTE: It is essential to contact Cornerstones before going to this workshop site. Exact days and times for this works project have yet to be determined. 

Please email Cornerstones at: or call 505-982-9521

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to May 26

Adobe Making

Cornerstones and Historic Santa Fe Foundation will host four Saturdays of traditional adobe brick making in Santa Fe during Heritage Preservation Month. The bricks will be used in preservation projects in northern New Mexico.

May 5, 12, 9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.: Palace of the Governors Courtyard
May 19, 26, 9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.: San Miguel Chapel

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