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18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States
603-456-2600 www.indianmuseum.org

March 2019

Mar 23

Maple Sugar Weekend

Maple Sugar Weekend  Saturday, March 23rd & Sunday, March 24th 10am- 4pm  MKIM will provide complimentary tastings of our maple syrup and a sampling of Indian griddle cakes. You will sample the rare treat of "sugar on snow," in a live demonstration of how indigenous people make maple sugar and learn how to boil sap in the traditional Native way. Come check out the Museum and see: Indian Griddle Cakes Maple Syrup on Snow Boil Sap Maple Sugar Canoe and Bowl…

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March 23, 2019 10:00 AM
March 23, 2019 04:00 PM
Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum
18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States

May 2019

May 18

Exhibit Opening Reception Babaskwahomwôgan: The Spirit Game

Exhibit Opening Reception Babaskwahomwôgan: The Spirit Game Saturday, May 18, 2019 2:00 PM 4:00 PM Lacrosse, Little Brother of War, or The Spirit Game...No matter what you call it, the game require the players to have great skill and demonstrate physical prowess. Babaskwahomwôgan:The Spirit Game brings together a collection of traditional and modern Lacrosse sticks, with family images of players and the original artwork from the book Swift Deer’s Spirit Game. Watercolor paintings by Francine Poitras Jones bring the game…

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May 18, 2019 02:00 PM
May 18, 2019 04:00 PM
Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum
18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States
May 18

Opening Exhibit Reception at Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum

You're Invited!  Exhibit Opening Reception:          Babaskwahomwogan:  The Spirit Game Saturday May 18th from 3-5pm Lacrosse, Little Brother of War, or the Spirit Game... Please go to our Website:  www.indianmuseum.org/calendar for more details.  

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May 18, 2019 03:00 PM
May 18, 2019 05:00 PM
Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum
18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States

July 2019

Jul 13

20TH ANNUAL POWWOW

SAVE THE DATE!  MT. KEARSARGE INDIAN MUSEUM  20TH ANNUAL POWWOW JULY 13 & 14, 2019! HEAD MAN DANCER: Andre Strongbearheart Gaines, Jr. (Nipmuc) HEAD LADY DANCER: Katie Devoid (Annishnaabe) Saturday's Master of Ceremonies: Edward Bullock(Wampanoag) Sunday's Master of Ceremonies: Justin 'Bigishkibin' Beatty(Ojibwe and Saponi Nations)  Sponsored by:  New Hampshire State Council on the Arts @  https://www.nh.gov/nharts. 

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July 13, 2019 10:00 AM
July 13, 2019 05:00 PM
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18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States
Jul 13

20th Annual Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum PowWow

20th Annual Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum PowWow Saturday, July 13, 2019 10:00 AM Sunday, July 14, 2019 4:00 PM  Gates open 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Saturday July 13th Gates open 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday July 14th Grand Entry 12:00 pm both days Eastern Social Dancing 2:00 pm both days HEAD MAN DANCER: Andre Strongbearheart Gaines, Jr. (Nipmuc) HEAD LADY DANCER: Katie Devoid (Annishnaabe) Saturday's Master of Ceremonies: Edward Bullock(Wampanoag) Sunday's Master of Ceremonies: Justin 'Bigishkibin' Beatty(Ojibwe and…

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July 13, 2019 10:00 AM
July 13, 2019 04:00 PM
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18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States

August 2019

Aug 10

Honor the Children Day

The Cost for this day is $10 per family 10am-10:30am Opening: Opening Remarks from our Trustee Chairman - Ray Southworth Story of the Children’s Fire 10:30-12:30 There will be games and crafts; (this is still in process) Hike through the Medicine Woods from Nature Discover Center Lunch 12:30-1; Bring your own Picnic lunch to enjoy overlooking our Mink Hills. We will serve Watermelon, Water and Lemonade and while you eat There will be a story told by Mt. Kearsarge Indian…

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August 10, 2019 10:00 AM
August 10, 2019 01:00 PM
Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum
18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States

September 2019

Sep 14

Art Gallery Reception at the Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum

The Journey - Exhibit Reception Saturday, September 14, 2019 4:00 PM 5:00 PM “The Journey” integrates the spiritual paintings and fine art sculpture of Arthur “Bud” Thibault (Lakota) and Jim Sawdey Smith, “Strongbear” (Mohawk heritage). When talking about the exhibit, Bud says, “We’re all on a different road. We take it. Find a path with a heart in it, and walk that path.” Bud Thibault is a graduate of Mass Art, and has been on a spiritual journey for the…

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September 14, 2019 04:00 PM
September 14, 2019 05:00 PM
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18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States
Sep 26

Twilight Tasting Business After Hours at Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum

Twilight Tasting Thursday, September 26, 2019 5:30 PM 8:00 PM Join us for this unique event as area restaurants, cafes, caterers and others showcase their talents in this awesome space. The Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum and The Little Nature Museum will be open and available to tour and walk the grounds. Sponsored by Contoocook Chamber of Commerce, Kearsarge Area Chamber of Commerce, Henniker Chamber of Commerce, and Lake Sunapee Region Chamber of Commerce. $5 Members, $10 Public. Proceeds to benefit…

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September 26, 2019 05:30 PM
September 26, 2019 08:00 PM
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18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States

October 2019

Oct 19

Meet Crazy Horse Family Elder & Author W. Matson

Meet Crazy Horse Family Elder and Author William Matson discuss and sign their book "Crazy Horse: The Lakota Warrior's Life and Legacy" based on the Family's oral history. The photo is a colorized version of family relatives Lone Horn (seated in the center) and Dull Knife aka Morningstar (seated on left) at the Fort Laramie treaty talks in 1868. Colorization by Dave Grover. Book Signing  

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October 19, 2019 01:00 PM
October 19, 2019 03:00 PM
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18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States

December 2019

Dec 7
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December 07, 2019 11:00 AM
December 07, 2019 04:00 PM
Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum
18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States

November 2020

Nov 21

Wampum Bracelet Zoom Workshop at Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum

  Wampum Bracelet Zoom Workshop 11/21/20 1:00 PM 3:00 PM Join us online via Zoom to learn how to make a single row Wampum Bracelet. Please register by 11/16/20 so that we have enough time to send out materials. See the details under the Events/Workshops tab of the website.  

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November 21, 2020 01:00 PM
November 21, 2020 03:00 PM
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18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States
Nov 27

Ladies’ Night Shopping at Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum

Ladies' Night Shopping  Join us for a special night of shopping! There will be a free gift for each person who stops by and sales to help you get a jump start on your holiday shopping. Make a wish list so that others can contact us to shop for you! Our gift shop is fully stocked with many unique and wonderful items. 20% off Jewelry (except consignment) & $9.95 shipping anywhere in the US. Face masks are required and we…

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November 27, 2020 04:00 PM
November 27, 2020 07:00 PM
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18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States

February 2021

Feb 27

Peyote Stitch Keychain Workshop Virtual at Mt Keasarge Indian Museum

Our next Zoom Workshop will be a Peyote Stitch Keychain project on Sat. 2/27/21 from 1 to 3 pm EST. Our director, Andy Bullock, will guide you through the process to make a fun and colorful keychain. Workshop fee includes all materials and is $30 for members or $35 for non members. Please register in time for us to ship materials to you or, if you are local, you can arrange a time to pick up at museum. Happy Beading!

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February 27, 2021 01:00 PM
February 27, 2021 03:00 PM
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18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States

March 2021

Mar 20

Maple Day at Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum

It’s a sweet time in NH when the sap is flowing. Join us for an outdoor demonstration and a tour of the galleries. The museum will be open for self-guided tours (regular admission applies) and we will have maple syrup for sale from a local sugar house. This event is dependent on favorable weather conditions.  

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March 20, 2021 10:00 AM
March 20, 2021 04:00 PM
Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum
18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States

April 2021

Apr 9

Center for the Arts NH Poetry Night: Zoom at Mt Keasarge Indian Museum

  Center for the Arts NH Poetry Night We are excited for this collaboration with the Center for the Arts! Click on the link to get the Zoom Link for the event. The theme for the poetry is ‘Native American Beauty is Diversity’. Images of the museum and artifacts were provided as inspiration for area poets.    

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April 09, 2021 05:30 PM
April 09, 2021 07:00 PM
Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum
18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States
Apr 14

Colby-Sawyer Lunch & Learn – Navajo Culture, Tradition and Spirituality

Speaker: The Rev. Cornelia Eaton Canon to the Ordinary for Ministry & Program Director of Hozhó Wellness Center for Women, The Episcopal Church in Navajoland Subject: Diné (Navajo) culture, tradition and spirituality Come and learn how the Diné view of creation – that all is interconnected and sacred – informs their culture, their traditions, their stories, their very identity. The balance and harmony reflecting this centeredness is expressed in their word “Hozhó” – “Walk in Harmony. Live in Beauty.” We…

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April 14, 2021 12:00 PM
April 14, 2021 01:00 PM
Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum
18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States

May 2021

May 1

Opening Day at Mt. Keasarge Indian Museum

  Opening Day at Mt. Keasarge Indian Museum

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May 01, 2021 08:00 AM
May 01, 2021 05:00 PM
Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum
18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States
May 15

Beaded Daisy Chain Necklace Class at Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum

Our next workshop will be in person at the museum on Saturday, May 15th from 1-3 pm. Learn how to make a Beaded Daisy Chain Necklace with Director, Andy. The fee is $25 for members or $30 for non-members and includes all materials. Please bring your own scissors. We are limiting the attendance to 10 people. Masks will be required and we will observe social distancing guidelines. Please register at the following link. https://www.indianmuseum.org/…/daisy-chain-beading-workshop…

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May 15, 2021 01:00 PM
May 15, 2021 03:00 PM
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18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States

June 2021

Jun 5

11th Annual Herb & Garden Day at Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum

11th Annual Herb & Garden Day Herb & Garden Day is an annual event where herbal educators and seasoned growers from all walks of life will come together to share their unique knowledge and build upon a tapestry of age old wisdom about trees and seeds, herbs and plants, and the power of nature to heal. Herb & Garden Day caters to a diverse group of nearly two hundred people each year. Many attend the whole day for the workshops,…

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June 05, 2021 09:00 AM
June 05, 2021 04:30 PM
Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum
18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States
Jun 5

2nd Annual Plant Sale at Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum

2nd Annual Spring Plant Sale Join us for our second annual Spring Plant Sale. We welcome donations from local gardeners a few days before the event. All plants must be labeled and will sold by donation. We will also have a selection of plants from 5 Acres in Bradford, NH. The event is free to attend, however, regular admission applies for museum entrance. The galleries will be open from 10 am to 4 pm. Our gift shop will also be…

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June 05, 2021 10:00 AM
June 05, 2021 04:00 PM
Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum
18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States
Jun 15

Life & Times of a Penobscot Poetess – Mt Keasarge Indian Museum

Life and Times of a Penobscot Poetess - A Virtual Visit with Carol Dana  Join us for a virtual presentation with Carol Dana, Penobscot Language Keeper. She has devoted years to Penobscot language revitalization, working on the Penobscot dictionary project during the 1800s, and teaching Penobscot at the Indian Island School during the 1990s. Call 603-763-5803 or e-mail director@newburynhlibrary.net for a link to the Zoom presentation.  

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June 15, 2021 05:00 PM
June 15, 2021 06:00 PM
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18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States

July 2021

Jul 10

21st Annual Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum Pow Wow

We here at Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum hope this message finds you well and in good spirits in these tumultuous times we are currently facing with COVID-19. With the rapidly changing situation across New Hampshire, and worldwide, we all are experiencing new challenges and obstacles daily. The museum's Pow wow committee has been busily preparing to welcome you to the 21st Annual Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum Pow Wow.  Although many have worked tirelessly to prepare this event and were excited…

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18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States
Jul 11

21st Annual Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum Pow Wow

We here at Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum hope this message finds you well and in good spirits in these tumultuous times we are currently facing with COVID-19. With the rapidly changing situation across New Hampshire, and worldwide, we all are experiencing new challenges and obstacles daily. The museum's Pow wow committee has been busily preparing to welcome you to the 21st Annual Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum Pow Wow.  Although many have worked tirelessly to prepare this event and were excited…

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July 11, 2021 10:00 AM
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18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States

August 2021

Aug 4

Remembering Dawn at Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum

  This is a bilingual virtual program of traditional Abenaki songs and stories by father and son culture bearers Joseph and Jesse Bruchac. For over 40 years Joseph Bruchac has been creating literature and music that reflect his indigenous heritage and traditions. His son, Jesse follows in the tradition as a storyteller, musician, and Abenaki language instructor. This event is free and open to the public. Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82301567315?pwd=QWtkUElaQ0ZrZ0ZIZnpjYmZxR1Q1Zz09      

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August 04, 2021 07:00 PM
August 04, 2021 08:30 PM
Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum
18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States
Aug 21

Navajo Weaving Workshop at Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum

Navajo Weaving Workshop Learn about the origins of weaving and make something extraordinary with us at MKIM!  The artisan tradition of weaving has been a part of the Navajo culture for over 150 years. Today this craft remains a thriving business and art form in the Four Corners region of the United States. Join us to discover and learn how to create something useful and beautiful.  Althea John, a talented young Navajo woman from New Mexico, will be showing us…

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August 21, 2021 01:00 PM
August 21, 2021 03:00 PM
Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum
18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States

September 2021

Sep 18

Lazy Stitch Bead Workshop at Mt Kearsarge Indian Museum

  Lazy Stitch Beading Workshop Join us to learn Lazy Stitch Beading on a brain-tanned leather bracelet with Director, Andy Bullock. Once mastered, this technique can be applied to future projects. All materials are provided. The price is $25 for members or $30 for non-members.  

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September 18, 2021 01:00 PM
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18 Highlawn Rd
Warner, NH 03278 United States
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