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Celebrate Native American Heritage Month: Make a Talking Stick!

West Cobb Regional Library

Monday, November 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Sunday, November 22, 2020

Make your own Talking Stick while learning about some Native American traditions. Talking sticks are used in gatherings where more than one person speaks. It is a tool that teaches listening and speaking skills, responsibility, and respect. Explore the meanings of some Native American symbols. The type of wood and even colors have meaning. Include some of them in your very own Native American inspired-talking stick.

Learn how to find and choose the items you want to use to personalize your very own talking stick or work together as a group and make a family talking stick!

If you live locally, you can stop by the West Cobb Regional Library to choose a stick. Sticks were harvested from a variety of trees downed by Hurricane Zeta.

Kits that include most of the materials required to complete this project are available for pick up November 16—20 while supplies last!

This ALL-AGES program is intended for different ages levels, so choose the video below that best fits your family’s age groups.

NAHM introduction video: Watch FIRST

Preschool: ages 3—5yrs. & School Age K—5 grade

TWEEN/TEEN: ages 12—18 Video.

For more information, contact: suzanne.brizzi@cobbcounty.org or 770-528-4623

 

 

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month: Make a Talking Stick!

Details

Date:
Monday, November 16
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Organizer

Suzanne Brizzi
Email:
suzanne.brizzi@cobbcounty.org

Venue

West Cobb Regional Library
1750 Dennis Kemp Lane
Kennesaw, GA 30152 United States
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Phone:
(770) 528-4699