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Saturday, April 18 & 25, 2015

 

Spring Cleanup

Volunteer Cleaning Museum

Grab a rake and join us

Saturday April 18th & 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

 

Beautiful Markings:

Native American

Tattoos

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 "Beautiful Markings: Native American Tattoos"

by guest curator Liz Charlebois

 

Wednesday-Friday, May 13-15, 2015, 6-9pm

 

Alex Alvarez

Shell Engraving Class

- Beginner Level

A great introduction to the tools and techniques, you will

create several pieces of your own, like the one below:

Engraved Shell Necklace

Cost: Members $50 + $20 materials

          Non-members $70 + $20 materials

Must attend all three sessions

Pre-registration required

Saturday & Sunday, May 16-17, 2015, 10am-3pm

 

Alex Alvarez

Shell Engraving Class

- Intermediate Level

A more in-depth class for those with prior experience.

Alex Alvarez engraved shell piece

Cost: Members $50 + $35 materials

          Non-members $70 + $35 materials

Must attend both sessions

Pre-registration required

June 6, 2015, 10am-4pm

 

Jennifer Lee

Bark Basket Class

 

Jennifer Lee's bark basket class

Cost: Members $30

          Non-members $45

Pre-registration required

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