The Nolumbeka Project presents Full Snow Moon Gathering: An Island Perspective on Wampum

When:
February 2, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
2019-02-02T11:00:00-05:00
2019-02-02T13:00:00-05:00
Where:
Great Falls Discovery Center
2 Avenue A
Turners Falls
MA 01376
Cost:
Free
Contact:
4138633221

The Nolumbeka Project presents Full Snow Moon Gathering: An Island Perspective on Wampum

Join Aquinah Wampanoag Researcher and Artist Elizabeth James-Perry for a presentation on historic wampum arts including adornment, diplomacy and record keeping from the perspective of a Native woman, including a demonstration of wampum weaving. Free. All welcome. Traditional Wampum Bead-making workshop to follow, 1-3:30 pm. Co-sponsored by DCR and the Montague Cultural Council. Check nolumbekaproject.org for weather updates. Snow date: Feb. 3.