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Mitchell Museum of the American Indian

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3001 central street
Evanston, IL 60201 United States

June 2019

Tricksters! Family Films and Crafts

June 25 @ 11:00 am - June 28 @ 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until June 28, 2019

Mitchell Museum of the American Indian, 3001 central street
Evanston, IL 60201 United States
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$3

The Mitchell Museum invites all families for the “Tricksters! Family Film and Crafts” Program! Join them Tuesdays through Fridays at 11:00am or 1:30pm for a new episode of “Raven Tales”, the hit animated series that teaches children about Native American values through the tradition of storytelling. You’ll laugh at the antics of tricky characters like Raven and Eagle while working on wily crafts such as a raven coloring book, a coyote puppet, or a dreamcatcher. The program is only $3…

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July 2019

July Weekend Crafts

July 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mitchell Museum of the American Indian, 3001 central street
Evanston, IL 60201 United States
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Explore the Native American cultures of our area with July woodlands crafts at the Mitchell Museum! Inspired by the beliefs of woodlands tribes, our July crafts are appropriate for all ages. You can color a woodlands floral design coloring sheet, make your own dream catcher, or sew a turtle doll. Weekend crafts are always free with admission! Crafts are offered each Saturday from 11am-12pm and each Sunday from 12:30pm-1:30pm.

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Milestones in American Indian History

July 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Mitchell Museum of the American Indian, 3001 central street
Evanston, IL 60201 United States
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Learn the story of Native Americans that you never heard in school. From Illinois' ancient history and Columbus' impact on North America to forced removal and modern decolonization, there is so much more to learn about Native American history than what your school textbooks taught you. Join us for a presentation from Mitchell Museum staff on key moments and milestones in Native American history you likely missed out on. CPDU Credit Available for Teachers

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