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Bow Making Workshops

Event Date/Time

Sep 14, 2013
10:00 am until 4:00 pm

Description

 

Native people were experts at hunting for food by using traditional methods – such as a bow and arrow. Visitors create hunting or target bows with Manuel Lizarralde, associate professor of Ethnobotany and Anthropology at Connecticut College. Manuel has made more than 400 bows over the last 25 years and is a skilled teacher of fledging bowyers. Guests can practice target shooting under the guidance of Museum educators. Children under 15 must have adult assistance. The morning workshop is for ages 10-15; the afternoon is for ages 16 and older. On the Farmstead or the CL&P Room, if raining. Limited to 10 participants per workshop. $55/$40 Museum members. Call (800) 411-9671 or email seleazer@pequotmuseum.org by Sept. 1 to register.

Cost $55/$40 Museum members
Location

Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center
110 Pequot Trail
Mashantucket, CT
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