Preserving Our Culture through Land Stewardship: The Story of the Triangle Native American Society &the Wake County Indian Education Community Garden

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Start:
November 9, 2013 10:30 am
End:
November 9, 2013 11:30 am
Cost:
Free
Venue:
NC Botanical Garden Education Center
Address:
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100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC, 27517, United States
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Learn about the Healthy Native North Carolinians project in which Native youth, adults, and elders are working together to preserve cultural heritage, promote health, and foster land stewardship through community gardening and educational aquaponic gardening. Jeff Currie—member of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina and a community member of the Triangle Native American Society—helped start the educational gardens at the NC Museum of History. Advance registration recommended. Please plan to stay and join us for a special musical performance by UNC Unheard Voices at noon