Rooted in Tradition: Giving Thanks to the Strawberry

The Institute for American Indian Studies 38 Curtis Road, Washington, CT

When wild strawberries ripen, they represent life and good health. They also herald the ripening of fresh fruits and the arrival of summer. Participate in family-friendly, small group education activities […]

$5 – $15

Smithsonian Museum Day

The Institute for American Indian Studies 38 Curtis Road, Washington, CT

Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian Magazine. Participating museums across the country provide Free Admission to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket. Bring along […]

Sunday Fun Day Holiday Crafts

The Institute for American Indian Studies 38 Curtis Road, Washington, CT

Sunday, December 19, Time Slots Between 11:00am and 4:00pm Small Group, In-Person Programs Throughout the year, the IAIS Education Department offers small group craft workshops on Sunday afternoons. Sign up […]

Winter Games, Stories & Crafts

Thursday, December 30; 9:30am and 1:30pm sessions   Have some children that are experiencing a bit of cabin fever? This program will feature Traditional Native American stories, as well as […]

Snow Snake Workshop

Insitute for American Indian Studies 38 Curtis Road, Washington, CT

Saturday, January 29, 11:00am and 2:00pm Did you know that snow snake, a traditional Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) winter game, is still played today in many Northern Native American communities? This game […]

Basic Birding with Susan Scherf

Insitute for American Indian Studies 38 Curtis Road, Washington, CT

In Person, Outdoor Event Native peoples traditionally recognized that all beings are related and that animals and plants can be our teachers. You might be seeing and hearing increased bird […]

$5 – $10