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Saturday, March 28, 2015

 

Maple Sugar Demo

10am-3pm

Wooden trough used to make maple sugar

We're joining in the Kearsarge Maple Weekend

demonstrations this year.

We'll be boiling sap in a kettle, stirring syrup in a

wooden trough (like the one in the picture)

until in turns to sugar and telling an

Abenaki maple syrup story.

Sample the sap and syrup and traditional Native

foods flavored with maple.

We'll also have a small exhibit of objects in our

collection that relate to maple sugaring.

 

Come help us stir!

Saturday, April 18 & 25, 2015

 

Spring Cleanup

Volunteer Cleaning Museum

Grab a rake and join us

Saturday April 15th & 25th, 10am-4pm

Help us get the museum grounds ready for opening day. 

We'll clear the Medicine Woods trails, rake leaves &

gravel out of the lawn and remove the snow fencing

from around plants.

On April 25th we'll also be cleaning inside the museum

(get a sneak peak at all the new exhibit changes).

Call Debbie Moody at 603-456-2600 x227 or email

volunteer@indianmuseum.org

to let us know when you're able to help.

 

We'll bring lunch!!

May 1-July 12, 2015

 

Native American

Tattoos Exhibit

Native woman showing tattoos on forearms

 

Liz Charlebois (Abenaki) guest curator.  

For thousands of years people have been

marking their bodies for personal and spiritual

reasons.  See examples of modern day

traditional tattooing of First Nations people.

 

In the Contemporary Art Gallery.

Sunday, May 3, 2015

 

Annual Meeting

 

Starting at Noon:

-Potluck lunch (Please bring your own

place setting-plate, bowl, utensils-if you are able.)

-Short business meeting where we celebrate the past year's

accomplishments

-Thank you to our volunteers

-Recognition of new Honorary Trustees

Kennewick Man reconstruction

Program at 1:30pm:

A talk by Kate & Peter McGovern: "Racing Home to Peace: Finding a

Resting Place for Kennewick Man and Jim Thorpe"

Introduction to our new exhibits

For more information about these events

please call 603-456-2600

or email info@indianmuseum.org

Please consider joining us as an MKIM event volunteer.

Click here to see event volunteer position descriptions.

To become a volunteer: contact MKIM’s Volunteer Coordinator

at 603-456-2600, x227 or email volunteer@indianmuseum.org