Mitchell Museum
of the American Indian

3001 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847.475.1030

Museum Events March 2014 - April 2014

Check out what's happening at the Mitchell Museum! Come see our exhibits: Cultural Identities: Mixed Blood and Another View of American Indian Fine Art. Read our Current Newsletter for more information about programs and exhibits.

 

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March 2014 - April 2014 - Kid's Crafts

 

March 2014

Alternating Thursdays 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Flute Group

Contact Museum for details

Saturday, March 1, 11:00AM - Noon,

and Sunday, March 2, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kid's Craft Hour

Zuni Fetish Statues

Friday, March 7

Free Admission Day

Saturday, March 8, 11:00AM - Noon,

and Sunday, March 9, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kid's Craft Hour

Lakota Star Quilts

Saturday, March 8, 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Docent-Led Exhibit Tour

Free with regular admission

Saturday, March 15, 11:00AM - Noon,

and Sunday, March 16, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kid's Craft Hour

Woven Baskets

Saturday, March15, 6:30 - 9:30 PM

Annual Benefit: Storytellers

Come celebrate the Mitchell Museum's legacy of bringing Native American art, education and culture to Evanston and the surrounding area.

Location: Evanston Golf Club

Contact Museum to RSVP or purchase tickets: (847/4751030) or e-mail

Saturday, March 22, 11:00AM - Noon,

and Sunday January 19th, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kid's Craft Hour

Loom Beading

Saturday, March 22, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Storyteller: Jim St. Arnold, Bad River Chippewa

$15 for Mitchell Museum Members or Tribal Citizens, $20 for Non-Members

 

Saturday, January 11th 11:00AM - Noon,

and Sunday January 12th, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kid's Craft Hour

Talking Feathers

 

April 2014

Alternating Thursdays 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Flute Group

Contact Museum for details

Friday, April 4

Free Admission Day

Saturday, April 5, 11:00AM - Noon,

and Sunday, April 6, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kid's Craft Hour

Navajo Concho Belts

Tuesday, April 8, to Friday, April 11, Regular Museum Hours

Spring Break: All Day DIY Crafts

Free with regular admission

 

Saturday, April 12, 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Docent-Led Exhibit Tour

Free with regular admission

 

Saturday, April 12, 11:00AM - Noon,

and Sunday, April 13, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kid's Craft Hour

Corn Husk Dolls

Tuesday, April 15, to Friday, April 18, Regular Museum Hours

Spring Break: All Day DIY Crafts

Free with regular admission

Saturday, April 19, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

New Exhibit Public Opening: "Moccasins: Steps Through Time"

Free with Regular Admission

 

Saturday, April 19, 2:00 PM

Curator Tour: "Moccasins: Steps Through Time"

Free with Regular Admission

Saturday, April 19, 11:00AM - Noon,

and Sunday, April 20, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kid's Craft Hour

Plains Warrior Shields

Saturday, April 26, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Community Day

Activities Free with Regular Admission

  • 11:00 AM - Noon: Kid's Craft: Dreamcatchers
  • Noon - 1 :00 PM: Food and Light Refreshments
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM: Live Music
  • 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM: Storyteller at the Teaching Lodge
 

Saturday, April 26, 11:00AM - Noon,

and Sunday, April 27, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kid's Craft Hour

Dreamcatchers

 

Kids' Craft Activities!

Stop by the Mitchell Museum on Saturdays and Sundays and make a Native American inspired craft. Kids' Craft is free with regular admission and is recommended for ages 5 & up.  Participants must be accompanied by an adult. Guided craft instruction available during the below times:

Kids' Craft Hours:

Saturdays, 11:00 AM - Noon & Sundays, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

     

March

1 & 2: Zuni Fetish Statues

22 & 23: Loom Beading

8 & 9: Pueblo Painted Pots

29 & 30: Talking Feathers

15 & 16: Woven Baskets  

April

5 & 6: Navajo Concho Belts

19 & 20: Plains Warrior Shields

12 & 13: Corn Husk Dolls

26 & 27: Dreamcatchers

For more information, contact the Museum at 847.475.1030 or click here to email Visitor Services.

Want information on our past events? Click below:

2014 January - February

2013 January - December

 

NOW SHOWING:

Another View of American Indian Fine Art

 

HOURS & ADMISSION
Tuesday – Saturday:
10am – 5pm
Thursday: 10am – 8pm
Sunday: 12pm – 4pm

Adults: $5.00
Children, students, teachers,
seniors:
$3.00 
Mitchell Members: FREE
Tribal Members: FREE

New Exhibit

Cultural Identities:
Mixed Blood

Free with regular admission

 

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