november, 2023

Hands-On History with IAIS for Families

13nov4:30 pm5:30 pmHands-On History with IAIS for FamiliesRidgefield Library

Event Details

In honor of National Native American Heritage Month, the Ridgefield Library invites families to join Darlene Kascak (Schaghticoke Tribal Nation), from The Institute for American Indian Studies, for an interactive presentation on the 10,000-year history of Life in the Eastern Woodlands. This program will take place on Monday, November 13th at 4:30 PM.  

Please register

Darlene, a Traditional Native American Storyteller, will share various visual and tactile resources to guide the discussion about how Eastern Woodlands Natives have adapted to their changing environment. With hands-on activities, learn the importance of working together for the sake of the community, innovation through knowledge of natural resources, and how that knowledge can benefit everyone today. IAIS will bring along animal furs, replicated artifacts, and organic instruments for a fun and educational experience!


(Monday) 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm(GMT-05:00)


Ridgefield Library

472 Main Street, Ridgefield CT 06877