Mitchell Museum
of the American Indian

3001 Central Street
Evanston, IL 60201

Museum Events October 2014

Check out what's happening at the Mitchell Museum!

Come see our new exhibit:

All My Relations: A Seneca History.

October 2014

Alternating Thursdays 5:30 - 7:45 PM

Flute Group

Contact Museum for details

Friday, October 3, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Free Admission Day

Saturday, October 4, 11:00 AM - Noon

Kids' Craft: Cherokee Book of Words

Sunday, October 5, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kids' Craft: Cherokee Book of Words

Saturday, October 11, 3:00 - 4:00 PM

Curator-Led Exhibit Tour (Free with regular admission)

Saturday, October 11, 11:00 AM - Noon

Kids' Craft: Lakota Star Quilts

Saturday & Sunday, October 11 & 12

Central Street Shopping Fundraiser!

Shop all weekend at select businesses and they will donate 10-20% of  your  purchase to the museum. See for more info.

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

Kids' Craft: Lakota Star Quilts

Thursday - Saturday October 16 - 18, 8:00 pm

Rosy Simas: We Wait in the Darkness

Dance performance at Columbia College by Rosy Simas, the artist behind our new exhibit "All My Relations: A Seneca History."

Contact Visitor Services for discount tickets: (847) 475-1030

Saturday, October 18, 10:00 - 11:30 AM

Calling all Girl Scouts! Native Peoples Today

by Christine Redcloud, White Earth Ojibwe

Sign your Girl Scout up to learn Native culture and explore how Native women have sustained their traditions in an urban environment. Make a Native inspired craft and earn a fun badge for participation. $6. Register at

Saturday, October 18, 11:00 AM - Noon

Kids' Craft: Button Blanket

Sunday, October 19, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kids' Craft: Button Blanket

Saturday, October 25, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Community Day: Free Admission

Kids' Craft: Dream Catchers - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Food & Light Refreshments - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Saturday, October 25, 2:30 - 3:30 PM

Urban Pow-Wow History and Dance Program

Join us for a viewing of AIC's 50 Years of Pow Wow, discussion, and dance demonstration.

$10/members; $12/non-members


Sunday, October 26, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Kids' Craft: Dream Catchers


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


Storytelling: Inspiring Tradtions for Generations


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

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

New Exhibit

All My Relations:

A Seneca History

Free with regular admission



Make a craft,
explore inside a
real wigwam, and
much more!
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