Join MONAH for another installment of Native Conversations! KUAF’s Pluto Manager Caitlin Ahrens will delve into the fascination of constellations, the mixture of cultural stories, and exciting astronomical events.
Take a piece of MONAH and your day with Our Front Porch home with you! The first 50 people will enjoy a "talking feather" make and take opportunity. A wonderful way to foster listening among a group and a fantastic way to remember to remember your day with us, this fun craft will bring everyone together!
Community Drumming with Papa Rap
Join Papa Rap after an exciting musical parade to COMMUNITY DRUMMING. Participants will have a chance to make some noise and have fun with others to create music on the MONAH front lawn.
ABOUT OUR FRONT PORCH:
Join us on Saturday, October 14, for an exciting day of community activities. From a special front porch story with Padre Guillermo to musical activities with Papa Rap, "Welcome to Our Front Porch" is where everyone is welcome and there is no "other!"
Creating a yearning for the front porch practice of yesteryear where everyone is welcome and there is no "other."
Free; Open to the public
Join MONAH as we welcome Lourdes Valverde and Papa Rap for a special bilingual storytime event "Stories from Home." Valverde will delight visitors with a bilingual story and Papa Rap will lead a music oriented tale followed by a special musical and craft event, SHAKER MAKER CRAFTS.
Following storytime, SHAKER MAKER CRAFTS, led by Papa Rap will kick off with an exciting musical parade as guests make and use their own musical instruments!
Join MONAH, Downtown Bentonville, Inc., and House of Songs for an exciting night of MUSIC, ART, and CULTURE. Native Visions Now: Contemporary Works of Indigenous Artists of Oklahoma is a gallery opening and meet-and-greet in DBI’s new downtown location. House of Songs artists will also be on the First Friday main stage.
The Death and Renaissance Art Exhibit premiering at the first annual Bentonville Dia De Los Muertos Festival, November 2 and 3, is the perfect opportunity to showcase your artistic talent. Submit up to two 22” x 28” original pieces by October 15 for consideration. For more information, email Sherri Esarte at firstname.lastname@example.org or Lulu Valverde at email@example.com.
The Museum of Native American History (MONAH) in Bentonville is excited to welcome the 25th Annual Trail of Tears Commemorative Motorcycle Ride. Meet the riders and learn more about the organization.
Join Sam Scinta and Bobby Bridger for an exploration of challenges faced by writers and get tips on how to navigate them.
Join MONAH for a workshop on the spiritual significance of Lakota Bows and Arrow, led by Joseph Marshall III. No Cost. Ticketed Event.
Join MONAH at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art for their outdoor Forest Concert Series featuring the musical talents of Brooke Simpson, Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, and Digging Roots. The evening will also include Bunky Echo-Hawk creating a live painting during the performance.
An extra special Storytime at the Museum led by Cherokee author Brad Wagnon!