Events

  • History/Arts - Exhibit of Early Stone Tools of the Local Abenaki People
    Durham Historic Museum
    Oct 08, 2018, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Durham Historic Museum, 15 Newmarket Rd, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    On Indigenous Peoples’ Day, stop by the Durham Historical Association’s Museum to see their Abenaki exhibit of early stone tools found in this area.
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  • Crafts - Indigenous Peoples' Day Children's Craft
    Durham Public Library
    Oct 06, 2018, 10:30 AM
    Durham Public Library, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Join the family fun and make a traditional craft in celebration of Indigenous Peoples' Day. This workshop is part of the Durham Library’s Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) Saturday programming. Location: Storytime Room.
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  • Film - We Shall Remain: After the Mayflower
    Community Church of Durham
    Oct 03, 2018, 6:00 PM
    Community Church of Durham, 17 Main St, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    This PBS documentary begins with the uneasy alliance between Massasoit, sachem of the Wampanoags of New England, and the Pilgrim settlers whose early survival depended on the Wampanoag’s help.
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  • Lecture - 12,000 Years Ago in the Granite State
    Unitarian Universalist Church
    Sep 27, 2018, 6:30 PM
    Unitarian Universalist Church, 20 Madbury Rd, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Relatively little is known about the early Abenaki, and conventional histories often depict the first Europeans entering an untamed, uninhabited wilderness, rather than the homeland of people who had been there for hundreds of generations.
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  • Discussion - Ask an Indian Anything
    Durham Evangelical Church
    Sep 26, 2018, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    Durham Evangelical Church, 114 Dover Rd, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    What traditions do contemporary Indians still practice? How do you know if you’re an Indian? How do native people see the Durham Post Office mural? Come meet members of New Hampshire’s Indigenous community and ask them anything.
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  • Crafts - Basket Weaving Workshop for Kids & Adults
    Durham Public Library
    Sep 15, 2018, 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM
    Durham Public Library, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Garrett Chapman, UNH administrator and member of the Mohegan tribe of Uncisville, CT, will present a traditional basket weaving workshop. Participants will learn to weave and take home a traditional reed basket. Registration is required. Limit 20 participants. Ages 10+ .
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