We Are Still Here! Lunaapeew/Lenape Celebration Weekend

4 May (11:00)
- 5 May (16:00)
We Are Still Here! Lunaapeew/lenape Celebration Weekend
We Are Still Here! Lunaapeew/Lenape Celebration Weekend

⌚️2024-05-04 11:00:00 – 2024-05-05 16:00:00
🏢1220 Fifth Ave at 103rd St, New York, NY, United States, New York 10029

Members of the Lunaapeew/Lenape community and the Museum of the City of New York invite you to join us for an inaugural weekend of activities celebrating the resilience and cultural heritage of the First People of the New York City region.

Visitors of all ages can enjoy two days of events with musical and dance performances, craft workshops, a marketplace, and discussions led by Indigenous speakers and artists, exploring the past, present, and future of the Lunaapeew/Lenape.

All ages are welcome! Enjoy two days of events in Manhattan led by Indigenous speakers and artists including:

• performances by Red Blanket Singers
• stories & music with Master Storyteller Tchin
• panels with Lenape Knowledge Keepers, leaders, & youth
• language workshop, Wampum-Making demonstration, Lenape games for kids…and more!

📷: Photograph courtesy of Red Blanket Singers.

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