7:30 pm (Berwick Academy)
Have you ever wondered what life was like for the Native people who called the Berwick area home? Join Dana Benner as he discusses what a typical year would have been like for them.
Dana is of Abenaki (Piqwacket, Penobscot, Micmac), English and German descent. He holds an M.Ed. in Heritage Studies from Plymouth State University and a BA in U.S. History and Native American Culture from Granite State College. He spent 12 years in the US Army. He teaches Political Science, History and Sociology at Southern New Hampshire University, Granite State College and Manchester Community College. He also has been writing and lecturing about Native American history and all aspects of the outdoors for 30 years.
Sponsored by the Old Berwick Historical Society, the program will be held on Thursday, March 24, starting at 7:30 pm at Berwick Academy's Jeppesen Science Center on Academy Street. The public is invited, and volunteers will serve refreshments. Donations are welcome.
For additional information about our programs and the Counting House check our website www.oldberwick.org or call (207) 384-0000.