Mitchell Museum
of the American Indian

3001 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847.475.1030

 

Museum Events May 2015

NEW!

Wednesdays 4:00 - 4:30 PM & Saturdays 1:30 - 2:00 PM

Ciporoke Tours

Take a guided tour of the Ho-Chunk ciporoke, or lodge, built on our West Lawn last fall.

Free with regular admission

Alternating Thursdays 5:30 - 7:45 PM

Flute Group

Contact Museum for details

Friday, May 1, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Free Admission Day

Saturday, May 2 (10:00 AM - 5:00 PM) - Sunday, May 3 (Noon - 4:00 PM)

Artist Trunk Show: Terry Gasdia (Hopi/Akimel O'odahm)

Katsina artist Terry Gasdia (Hopi/Akimel O’odahm) will be featuring his Katsinas and other artwork during his trunk show at the Mitchell Museum

Free; museum admission separate

Saturday, May 2, 11:00 AM - Noon

Kids' Craft: Bolo Ties

Free with regular admission

Saturday, May 2, 2:00 - 3:00 PM

Presentation with Terry Gasdia: "Hopi Traditional Arts, Culture, & Peoples of the Southwest

$10 members/$12 non-members

Teachers can earn CPDU credits

Sunday, May 3, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kids' Craft: Bolo Ties

Free with regular admission

Saturday, May 9, 11:00 AM - Noon

Kids' Craft: Loom Beading

Free with regular admission

Saturday, May 9, 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Docent-Led Exhibit Tour

Free with regular admission

Sunday, May 10, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kids' Craft: Loom Beading

Free with regular admission

Saturday, May 16, 11:00 AM - Noon

Kids' Craft: Basket Weaving

Free with regular admission

Sunday, May 17, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kids' Craft: Basket Weaving

Free with regular admission

Thursday, May 21, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Dr. David Beck Book Signing

Introducing his new book City Indian: Native American Activism in Chicago 1893 - 1934, co-author David Beck will visit the Mitchell to discuss and sign copies of City Indian, which will be available in our museum shop.

$10 members/$12 non-members

Saturday, May 23, 11:00 AM - Noon

Kids' Craft: Ledger Drawings

Free with regular admission

Sunday, May 24, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kids' Craft: Ledger Drawings

Free with regular admission

Saturday, May 30, 11:00 AM - Noon

Kids' Craft: Northwest Rattles

Free with regular admission

Sunday, May31, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kids' Craft: Northwest Rattles

Free with regular admission

 

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NOW OPEN:

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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

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