As They Speak: March Virtual Book Club Discussion

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

Virtual book club discussion about "Sister Nations: Native American Women Writers on Community" About This Event Looking to expand your reading list and discuss a variety of issues and topics important to Native people? If so, join our virtual book club, As They Speak: Native Voices in Today’s Literature. Based on a variety of topics […]

Free

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 activity recently. Whether hiking on a trail, or looking out your window, now is the perfect time to observe and learn from our feathered friends. […]

$5 – $10

Spring Woodland Adventure Day

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

Wednesday April 20, 9:00am to Noon. In person event Do you have children that are off from school this week? Looking to get them out of the house for some exciting and educational activities? Have them join experienced educators and camp staff for one, or both, of these fun filled programs geared for learners ages […]

$20 – $25

Spring Woodland Adventure Day

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

In person event Do you have children that are off from school this week? Looking to get them out of the house for some exciting and educational activities? Have them join experienced educators and camp staff for one, or both, of these fun filled programs geared for learners ages 6 through 12, with activities related […]

$20 – $25

Annual Members’ Meeting: Planting the Seeds for the Next Generation

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

Saturday, April 23, 2022 at 11:00 AM Join us for our Annual Members’ Meeting, as we formally elect our 2022 Officers and Trustees. Following, we invite you to join IAIS Staff for a celebration of the renewal of life that accompanies spring after a cold, hard winter. Learn about traditional companion planting methods and seed […]

Give Local 2022 Greater Waterbury & Litchfield Hills!

April 26th 7:00 AM - April 27th 7:00 PM Join us in celebrating Give Local's 10th Anniversary! This 36-hour online fundraising campaign unites donors, businesses, and local charities to provide much-needed support for our community.  This year for Give Local, our museum is raising funds for our Community Development & Engagement with a focus on […]

As They Speak: Native Voices in Today’s Literature – Virtual Book Club “The Radiant Lives of Animals” by Linda Hogan

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

Virtual Event Looking to expand your reading list and discuss a variety of issues and topics important to Native people? If so, please join our virtual book club, As They Speak: Native Voices in Today’s Literature. Based on a variety of topics and featuring a range of genres, all of the books we will be […]

Red Dress Installation

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

Saturday, April 30; Sunday, May 1 and Wednesday, May 4 – Sunday, May 8 11:00am – 4:00pm each day In-Person, Outdoor Installation; Installation is Weather Dependent We are once again partnering with the town of Washington in an initiative known as The REDress Project, based on an installation in 2010 by Métis artist Jaime Black. […]

Red Dress Installation

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

Saturday, April 30; Sunday, May 1 and Wednesday, May 4 – Sunday, May 8 11:00am – 4:00pm each day In-Person, Outdoor Installation; Installation is Weather Dependent We are once again partnering with the town of Washington in an initiative known as The REDress Project, based on an installation in 2010 by Métis artist Jaime Black. […]

Virtual Film Screening and Discussion: Bring Her Home

Stream Documentary Online: Sunday, May 1st – Thursday, May 5th Virtual Discussion: Thursday, May 5, 7:00pm From Vision Maker Media and Twin Cities PBS, the 2022 documentary Bring Her Home follows three Indigenous women, an artist, an activist, and a politician – as they fight to vindicate and honor their missing and murdered relatives who […]