COMMUNITY SHARING WORKSHOP: CARLISLE INDIAN INDUSTRIAL SCHOOL (1879 – 1918)

Who were the children from Akwesasne who were sent to the Carlisle Indian School? A National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) grant team consisting of Barbara Landis, Jim Gerencser, and Dr. Susan Rose will visit Akwesasne and facilitate workshops with students, community members and elders to share information found in student records, photographs and newspaper articles.

Please join us at the Senior’s Center in Hogansburg on Saturday, December 9, 2017 from 2PM-5PM. This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

For more information contact William Herne at wherne@srk12.org.