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Frederick Lee Lectures: Connecticut’s Indigenous Peoples

March 13 @ 4 PM
Presenter: Nakai Clearwater Northrup

Nakai Clearwater Northrup, a member of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe, will conclude this series on March 13 with his presentation on indigenous and environmental activism and the preservation of Native American history. As an educator at the Mashantucket Pequot Museum, Northrup works to increase understanding of his People’s culture and promotes stewardship of land in line with their traditional lifeways. Northrup is an empowering voice for the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Council and Native Americans throughout the country. His talk will also focus on the importance of historic preservation in Indian Country, food sovereignty, and teaching traditional Eastern Woodland histories and lifeways.


Registration is required for this event.
Suggested donation of $5.
Zoom link will be emailed to registrants on the day of the talk.

If you wish to attend at no charge, contact us at All programs are recommended for adults and children 10 and older.

For more information, call 203.245.4567

  • March 13, 2022 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Virtual Event

The coronavirus pandemic has shifted our programming online. The annual meeting, school tours, and the Frederick Lee Lectures will all be hosted virtually this year on the ZOOM platform.

Please call the office if you need assistance creating a ZOOM account or if you need a brief ZOOM tutorial.

We look forward to seeing you in person but for now, to keep everyone safe, we look forward to seeing you online.

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