Time: March 2, 2013 at 9:30am to March 3, 2013 at 4pm
Location: Old Sturbridge Village
Street: 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Website or Map: http://www.osv.org
Event Type: osv, native, american
Organized By: Old Sturbridge Village
Latest Activity: Feb 25, 2013
Native American Weekend at Old Sturbridge Village
Some of New England's most noted authorities on Native American folkways, food, music, and crafts will gather at Old Sturbridge Village March 2-3 for the museum's first annual Native American Weekend. Noted Nipmuck flute maker Hawk Henries will demonstrate flute-making and play music on a variety of traditional hand-made eastern woodlands flutes. "Indian Doctress" Molly Geet will present Algonkian Indian stories and Wooden Snowshoes and Fur Mittens: Algonkian Winter Fashions. She will also share the facts and folklore behind native plants. Jeff and Judy Kalin of Primitive Technologies will make Native American tools and demonstrate primitive cooking techniques over an open fire. Hands-on crafts and games with a Native American theme will be offered all weekend. Details: 800-SEE-1830; www.osv.org.
For event details, visit www.osv.org or call 800-SEE-1830.