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Drop Circle Beaded Earrings with Kathleen Meckel

Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center 101 Dunkel St, Fairbanks, AK

A beginner level "micro-project" workshop for participants 14 and older. Students will learn traditional bead motifs of Interior Alaska while creating their own wearable art.   Register online at: https://www.morristhompsoncenter.org/beading-workshop/ Date/Time: July 30, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Cost: Free - please register Important Info: We have cancelled the in-person portion of this class due to… Read More

Beaded Magnet with Kathleen Meckel

Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center 101 Dunkel St, Fairbanks, AK

A beginner level "micro-project" workshops for participants 14 and older. Students will learn traditional bead motifs of Interior Alaska while creating their own wearable art.   Register online at: https://www.morristhompsoncenter.org/beading-workshop/ Date/Time: August 26 , 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Cost: Free - please register Important Info: We have cancelled the in-person portion of this class due… Read More

Beaded Brooch with Kathleen Meckel

Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center 101 Dunkel St, Fairbanks, AK

A beginner level "micro-project" workshop for participants 14 and older. Students will learn traditional bead motifs of Interior Alaska while creating their own wearable art.   Register online at: https://www.morristhompsoncenter.org/beading-workshop/ Date/Time: August 27 , 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Cost: Free - please register Important Info: We have cancelled the in-person portion of this class due… Read More

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Winter Storytelling and Handmade Baby Booties with Denakkanaaga Elders

Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center 101 Dunkel St, Fairbanks, AK

Live Stream Replay Organized by the Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center in partnership with Denakkanaaga and Tanana Chiefs Conference. Live streaming by AlaskaLive.TV.  Made possible by generous support from Design Alaska and GHEMM Company. Join us for two cozy evenings together online as Denakkanaaga First Chief Anna Frank, Elizabeth Fleagle, and Sam Demientieff share… Read More

Free
Recurring

Winter Storytelling and Handmade Baby Booties with Denakkanaaga Elders

Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center 101 Dunkel St, Fairbanks, AK

Live Stream Replay Organized by the Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center in partnership with Denakkanaaga and Tanana Chiefs Conference. Live streaming by AlaskaLive.TV.  Made possible by generous support from Design Alaska and GHEMM Company. Join us for two cozy evenings together online as Denakkanaaga First Chief Anna Frank, Elizabeth Fleagle, and Sam Demientieff share… Read More

Free

Make a Bird Ornament with Susan Paskvan

Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center 101 Dunkel St, Fairbanks, AK

LIVE STREAM REPLAY Join us for a kid-friendly activity, making a bird ornament for the holidays and learning about the Denaakk’e language and culture with Susan Paskvan, Native Language Coordinator, at Yukon-Koyukuk School District. We will be making two bird hanging ornaments, the black-capped chickadee and pine grosbeak. While making these ornaments Susan will talk… Read More

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Our Way of Life: Then, Now and Forever [ONLINE ONLY]

https://www.morristhompsoncenter.org/live

Join us as esteemed guest Miranda Wright addresses the topic of Native ways of life. She describes the importance of spiritual, as well as survival, connections to the land which creates a Native way of life. Miranda also delves into the challenges of maintaining such as lifestyle in the present and in the future.  … Read More

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