Traditional Alaska Native mask.

Past Online Events

Language Journeys: Polly Hyslop on Upper Tanana

Language Journeys: Polly Hyslop on Upper Tanana

Polly Hyslop shared some of the memories growing up in Northway, hearing her Native language, Nee’aanèegn’ (Upper Tanana) from elders, and eventually reconnecting with the language when she returned to… Read More

Language Journeys: Ruth Ridley on Hän

Language Journeys: Ruth Ridley on Hän

Special guest Ruth Ridley shared some of the memories and experiences growing up in Eagle and learning her Native language, Hän, with her family. Over the years, Ruth has supported… Read More

Language Journeys: Hishinlai’ on Gwich’in

Language Journeys: Hishinlai’ on Gwich’in

Special guest Hishinlai’ Peter shared some of the memories and experiences that have shaped her language learning journey with Alaska Native language Gwich’in, and how she teaches and encourages others… Read More

Make a Bird Ornament with Susan Paskvan

Make a Bird Ornament with Susan Paskvan

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… Read More

Beaded Brooch with Kathleen Meckel

Beaded Brooch with Kathleen Meckel

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:… Read More

Drop Circle Beaded Earrings with Kathleen Meckel

Drop Circle Beaded Earrings with Kathleen Meckel

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.   Date/Time: July 30, 2 p.m.… Read More

Beaded Magnet with Kathleen Meckel

Beaded Magnet with Kathleen Meckel

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.   Date/Time: August 26 , 5:30… Read More

Forget-me-not Earrings with Kathleen Meckel

Forget-me-not Earrings with Kathleen Meckel

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. Date/Time: July 29, 2 p.m.… Read More