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2 Events at the Ft. at #4
267 Springfield Road (NH Rte. 11)
Charlestown, NH 03603 / 603-826-5700

June 8th & 9th 2013
French and Indian War Encampment












July 6 & 7, 2013
Native Heritage Weekend
The ELNU Abenaki will be doing traditional 21
century, Native American Crafts and there will be a
1740 to 1750 trading camp inside the Forts gates
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum
4472 Basin Harbor Rd.  Vergennes, Vermont 05491
(802) 475-2022
Jamaica Old Home Days
July 27
Jamaica State Park, Jamaica, VT

Demontrations of traditional Native American Crafts and
1660s fishing, hunting/trading camp.
Native American Craft Classes
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum
4472 Basin Harbor Rd.  Vergennes, Vermont 05491   (802) 475-2022

Two-Row Wampum Bracelet with instructor Linda Longtoe
Sheehan, Elnu Abenaki Tribe
Learn the historical significance of wampum. See samples of
finished wampum belts and a demonstration of wampum
weaving. Then make your own glass wampum bracelet with
step-by- step verbal instructions. All materials included. 4
hours.
Date June 27, 5pm-9pm

Introduction to Twining with instructor Vera Longtoe Sheehan,
Elnu Abenaki Tribe
Twined baskets, bags and containers pre-date the ash splint
baskets that the Wabanaki people are known for. It is the oldest
method of basket making known in the North Eastern United
States. In this beginner level class, learn to twine by making a
small project, such as an ipod or cellphone holder, which you
get to bring home. These skills can then be applied toward
making a belt or strap. 3-4 hours.
Date June 29, 10am-4pm

*Contact museum to register*