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Lecture: Native American Sports and Recreation

Date/Time

Aug 13, 2017
03:00 PM until 04:30 PM

Description

The Litchfield Historical Society invites you to learn more about Native American sports and recreation with a presentation by Lucianne Lavin, Director of Research and Collections at the Institute for American Indian Studies on Sunday, August 13 at 3 p.m. at the Litchfield History Museum.

Dr. Lavin, author of Connecticut’s Indigenous Peoples: What Archaeology, History and Oral Traditions Teach Us about their Communities and Cultures, is an anthropologist & archaeologist who has over 40 years of research and field experience in Northeastern archaeology and anthropology. The Institute for American Indian Studies is a museum and research and educational center in Washington, CT. Following the lecture, the Historical Society’s current exhibit, America’s Pastimes: Sports and Recreation in Litchfield, will be open to explore.

Lectures are free for members and $5 for non-members. Space is limited and registration is required. Payment is required at time of registration. To register, call (860) 567-4501 or email registration@litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org. For more information about this or other programs, please visit www.litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org. 

Cost

Free for members; $5 non-members

Location

View map Litchfield History Museum
7 South Street
Litchfield, CT

Additional Information

Sponsor

Litchfield Historical Society

Phone

860-567-4501

Contact name

Litchfield Historical Society

Contact email

registration@litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org

Region:

Litchfield

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