As part of the New Mexico Centennial Speaker Series, the KiMo Theater presents "Our Struggle for Statehood" with University of New Mexico Professor Richard Melzer on Wednesday, June 13 at 7 p.m. A meet and greet follows the free event.

Melzer, who teaches at the UNM Valencia campus, discusses the repeated efforts of New Mexicans to achieve statehood since the Civil War.

The KiMo Theater is located in downtown Albuquerque at 423 Central Ave. N.E.  Paid parking is available behind the theater at 5th and Copper.

For more information, contact the KiMo Theatre at (505) 768-3544 or visit: KiMo Theater