The museums of the state of Delaware will recognize the Native-American heritage with a series of nine programs that will take place throughout the month of September.



 


The museums of the state of Delaware will recognize the Native American heritage with a series of nine programs that will take place throughout the month of September.

The following programs are free and open to the public:

“The First People of the First State: A Celebration of Heritage.”  Saturday, Sept.1

This program is held from noon to 4 p.m. at the Old State House, 25 The Green, Dover. Call (302) 744-5055 for more information.

“Native-American Life.” Sunday, Sept. 2

This program will be held at 2 p.m. at the New Castle Court House Museum, 211 Delaware St., New Castle. Call (302) 323-4453 for more information

“Tools of Our Ancestors.” Thursdays, Sept. 6, 13, 20 and 27

This program will be held from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Old State House, 25 The Green, Dover. This program is for children ages six to 14. Call (302) 744-5055 for more information.

“The Test of Time: The Relationship Between the Lenape Indian Tribe of Delaware and the Swedish Royal Family.” Saturday, Sept. 22

This program will be held at 1 p.m. at the Old State House, 25 The Green, Dover. Call (302) 744-5055 for more information.

Native-American carving demonstration. Saturday, Sept. 22

This program will be held at 2 p.m. at the Zwaanendael Museum, 102 Kings Highway, Lewes. For more information call (302) 645-1148

“First Peoples of the First State.” Saturday, Sept. 29

This program will be held at 1 p.m. at the Old State House, 25 The Green, Dover. Call (302) 744-5055 for more information.