Friday, October 25, 2013

Beaver Moon Gathering, Saturday, November 16

New Raffle Item Photos on Facebook!
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Schedule of Events:

Doors open at Discovery Center, Avenue A Turner’s Falls. at 11 a.m.

 11:15 a.m. - noon (approximately) – Opening words from the President of the Nolumbeka Project, Joe Graveline. Music: Barry Higgins, Native American flute, and Joe Graveline songwriter/guitarist.

11:45 a.m. - 12: 15 p.m.: Children’s crafts activity with Medicine Mammals: Corn husk dolls, $2 per child.

 12:15 - 12:45 p.m. (approximately) Strong Oak and the Visioning B.E A. R. drum singers

12:15-12:45 Stone tool making demonstration with Wolf Tree Programs.Learn how to make arrowheads, knives and stone axes.

12:45 - 1:15 p.m. Children's craft activity with Medicine Mammals: Deer antler necklaces, 
$2 per child.

1:15 - 1:45 p.m. (approximately): Medicine Mammal Singers

 1:15-1:45 Primitive fire making demonstration with Wolf Tree Programs. Learn how the Natives made fire with sticks.

2:00 to 2:30 p.m. (approximately): Raffle drawing

2:30 - 3 p.m. (approximately): Closing

 Vendors: Medicine Mammals: earrings, antler whistles, necklaces, beaded pouches. Neil Dargis tee-shirts with Native American designs; David Pinkham, indigenous pots.  Nolumbeka Project fundraising raffle, traditional native gardens exhibit and more!

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Nolumbeka Project at the Franklin County Pumpkin Fest!

Look for us at the Franklin County Pumpkin Fest on Avenue A in Turners Falls, 2-9 PM, Saturday, October 19.  

Come and find out about the work we're doing to preserve New England's Tribal Heritage.  
We'll be continuing the sale of tickets to the raffle to be held at our Beaver Moon Gathering in November and will have Three Sisters Heritage Seeds on hand!