HHS Brotherhood & Belonging
September 21 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Historic Huguenot Street will be hosting an evening program focused on the history and culture of the Munsee and Mohican people. The program will additionally highlight the efforts and accomplishments of Chief Hendrick Aupaumut. The evening will include an exhibit viewing of Munsee artifacts and a letter written by Aupaumut, an opportunity to explore HHS¹s replica wigwam, complimentary tasting of indigenous herbal tea, a reading of Aupaumut¹s letter by a member of the Stockbridge-Munsee Community, an educational lecture presented by Indigenous Studies scholar Dr. Lisa Brooks, and participatory breakout sessions where attendees will be able to discuss specific topics with cultural representatives, researchers, and scholars.