Indigenous Peoples' Weekend
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From October 7-10, 2022, together we honor the artistry and contributions of Indigenous peoples with a series of workshops, performances, and art-making activities at MAM. Join us to recognize Indigenous homelands, history, and futures here in Lenapehoking and beyond.
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Bush with Yellow Flowers
Photowalk

Saturday, October 8, 2022: 3-5 p.m.

View new acquisitions by Jeremy Dennis (Shinnecock), then join him for an outdoor group walk to take photographs of your own. (Age 16+)

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Jeremy Dennis Headshot
Sunday Studio

Sunday, October 9, 2022: 1-4 p.m.

Families will create collages after hearing Native stories of creation and transformation, led by Jeremy Dennis (Shinnecock).

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Brent Michael Davids Headshot
Concert

Monday, October 10, 2022: 5-7 p.m.

Join celebrated composer Brent Michael Davids (Mohican/Munsee-Lenape) and the Kodak Quartet for music, film, and conversation. You can also drop by their open rehearsal from 10 a.m.–12 p.m. on Sunday.

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Family participating in one of our Drop-in Studios
Participatory Space

All Weekend

Stop in our café on the first floor to learn about Indigenous homelands and contribute your reflections on “home” in this collective space.

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New Jersey Council for the Humanities Logo

 

 

These events are made possible by a grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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