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MPM's Chat with a Museum Expert: Great Lakes Native Americans Winter Activities

Thu, 01/31/2013 -
10:00am to 11:00am
Milwaukee Public Museum
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Chat with a Museum Expert
Join MPM’s staff of experts as they share current research and projects in their particular field of study, and engage with them during Q&A segments. Through the use of remote technologies you’ll also get a behind the scenes look into their labs and get up close with the objects and artifacts central to their work. This is a free monthly series of interactive of discussions.

Great Lakes Native Americans Winter Activities
What do you do during the cold and snowy winter months to keep busy and have fun? Find out about snow snakes, Indian snowflakes, ice fishing, trapping and other activities that Indians of the Great Lakes area engaged in during this interactive chat with Museum Anthropology curator Dawn Scher Thomae. See fascinating artifacts from the museum’s collections.

Visit http://www.mpm.edu/events/957/ for more information.

Dawn Scher Thomae