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April 16th - 19th- Spring Break Family Programming

Tuesday - 4/16
10 AM- Bark Containers - Learn about historical bark containers and make your own using paint, yarn, and foam sheets.

11 AM and 3 PM - Trail Walk

2 PM -  Springtime in Seneca Country, Trail Walk - Walk around the Trail of Peace and learn about 17th Century springtime activities at Ganondagan

Wednesday - 4/17

10 AM and 2 PM - Sunflower Seed Bombs - Make a seed bomb full of sunflower seeds and can grow your own sunflowers!

11 AM and 3 PM - Trail Walk

Thursday - 4/18

10 AM and 2 PM - 3 Sisters Garden - Learn about the Three Sisters and make your own  corns, beans, and squash seed starter kit

11 AM and 3 PM -  Trail Walk

Friday - 4/19

10 AM- Springtime in Seneca Country, Trail Walk - Walk around the Trail of Peace and learn about 17th Century springtime activities at Ganondagan

11 AM - Trail Walk

2 PM - Bark Containers - Learn about historical bark containers and make your own using paint, yarn, and foam sheets.

Free with Museum Admission, Free for Friends of Ganondagan Members

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May 1st - Seneca Bark Longhouse Open for the Season

Our Bark Longhouse is closed for the season but it will open again May 1st, 2019. The Seneca Art & Culture Center remains open for visitors to enjoy the Iroquois Creation Story film, our exhibits, and exciting programing.

May 4th - I Love My Parks Day

9 am - Noon - Volunteers Needed to help beautify Ganondagan!

Great opportunity for school groups, businesses and organizations looking for volunteer team building!

Interested in helping out? Please RSVP to aimee@ganondagan.org, or call 585-742-1690

June 17th - Hodinöhsö:ni’ Art Show Applications Due

Calling all Haudenosaunee artists in the 5 divisions of: Beadwork, Basketry, Traditional Arts, Fine Art 2D, and Fine Art Sculpture to enter up to three pieces of new work for consideration in the show.

First Place - $1,250; Second Place - $750; Third Place - $400; Best in Show - $2,500. All pieces must be available to purchase, and Ganondagan will have right of first refusal (the right to purchase before any other offers are considered).

The show committee will accept digital images of the work up until Monday, June 17th, 2019. Art show webpage.

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July 27th - 28th - Indigenous Music & Arts Festival

Indigenous Music & Arts Festival (Formerly the Native American Dance & Music Festival)
  • Traditional and Contemporary music of the Americas
  • Iroquois Social Dancing
  • Native American Arts Market
  • Traditional Arts Demonstrators
  • Storytelling
  • Indigenous Food
  • Hodinöhsö:ni' Juried Art Show 
  • Family Discovery Tent