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13 Thanksgivings with Tomaquag Museum (Family Program)

November 27, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

We are thrilled to welcome Tomaquag Museum educator Lorén Spears for a day of learning & exploration for all!

Join us for a family friendly presentation on the traditions behind the 13 Thanksgivings of the Narragansett people with traditional social dancing and exploration of cultural belongings in her traveling exhibit.  

ALL are welcome!

Lorén is an educator, activist, author, and Indigenous artist. She is the executive director of Tomaquag Museum and founder of the Nuweetooun School affiliated with the museum. Lorén is a 2017 winner of the Tom Roberts Prize for Creative Achievement in the Humanities from the Rhode Island Council on the Humanities, and in 2010 was named as one of 11 Extraordinary Women honorees for teaching and education.


November 27, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Island Free Library
9 Dodge St
New Shoreham, RI 02807
(401) 466-3233