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Native American Heritage Month at Indian Grinding Rock SHP

November 13, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on , repeating until November 27, 2016

November is Native American Heritage Month.
Celebrate with Indian Grinding Rock State Historic Park in Pine Grove, open daily.
The Chaw’se Regional Indian Museum features a variety of exhibits and an outstanding collection of Sierra Nevada Indian artifacts.  The Museum has been designed to reflect the architecture of the traditional roundhouse. Exhibited in this two-story museum are outstanding examples of the technology and crafts of the Miwok and other Sierra Nevada native American groups.
As a regional Indian museum, the collection at Chaw’se includes Northern, Central and Southern Miwok, Maidu, Konkow, Monache, Nisenan, Tubatulabal, Washo, and Foothill Yokuts. Examples of basketry, feather regalia, jewelry, arrowpoints, and other tools are on display.
A Miwok village complete with a ceremonial roundhouse has been reconstructed in the middle of the small valley.
Park Open Daily
Dawn to Dusk
Museum Hours:
7 Days a Week
10am-4pm
Indian Grinding Rock SHP
14881 Pine Grove-Volcano Road
Pine Grove, CA  95665
209-296-7488

Details

Date:
November 13, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Venue

Indian Grinding Rock SHP
14881 Pine Grove-Volcano Rd
Pine Grove, CA 95665 United States
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Phone:
(209) 296-7488

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