Monday, November 21, 2011

native american heritage events


Wednesday, November 23
Seneca Stories with Ronnie Reitter: Listen to traditional stories from the Seneca Nation. Reitter is a storyteller from the Ganondagan State Historic Site. For all ages. 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Children's Center. Central Library of Rochester and Monroe County, 115 South Ave. (585) 428-8150 or www3.libraryweb.org.

Dec. 3
Day of Celebration 2011: This year's cultural focus is on Native Americans. 1 to 4 p.m. Cleary Auditorium, Kearney Hall, St. John Fisher College, 3690 East Ave., Pittsford. Sponsored by Office of Multicultural Affairs & Diversity Programs at St. John Fisher College Free. (585) 385-8378 or www.sjfc.edu.

Winter Sale at Ganondagan: Come and buy unique gifts for the holidays. Items include books, baskets, CDs, cornhusk dolls, posters, jewelry and more. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Ganondagan State Historic Site, 1488 State Route 444, Victor. (585) 924-5848 or ganondagan.org.

Feb. 4
Native American Winter Games and Sports: Traditional Iroquois games including snow snake, maple sugaring, dog sled and craft demonstrations, storytelling, children's activities, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing (snowshoe rentals available). 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Ganondagan State Historic Site, 1488 State Route 444, Victor. Free admission. (585) 742-1690 or ganondagan.org.