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Lecture: Native American Sports and Recreation

August 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

| Free for members, $5 non-members

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.

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Date:
August 13
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cost:
Free for members, $5 non-members
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Website:
http://www.litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org

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Litchfield Historical Society
Phone:
860-567-4501
Email:
Website:
www.litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org

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Age Group
All Ages
CTH Funded
No

Venue

Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, Litchfield, CT 06759 United States
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Phone:
860.567.4501
Website:
http://www.litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org/