Please join us on April 1, 2017 for the upcoming celebration of Belen’s rich heritage during Belen Railroad Day! The event kicks off with a Friends of the Library Book Sale from 9am-12pm at the Belen Public Library (located at 3rd & Becker). Explore the M.190 Doodlebug at Doodlebug Depot (located at 2nd & Becker), visit with vendors and learn about rail travel from 12-4pm. And don’t forget to visit the Belen Harvey House Museum (located at 1st & Becker) for our first-ever “Model Citizen” Contest, where builders of all ages can create mini replicas of their favorite Belen landmarks. Entries will be accepted between 10am-2pm, judging begins at 3pm, and awards will be announced at 4pm. Judging categories include Builders (9 & under), Inventors (10-13 years), Architects (14-17 years), Artisans (18 & over), People’s Choice, and Best “Belen-iature.” For more information, please call Frances at (505)861-0581. See you there!