Native American Heritage Month • Educational, 01-Jul-2020
Originally broadcast at 2 p.m. EDT Wednesday, July 1, 2020.
Beth Roach details the Nottoway Tribe’s tradition and efforts to preserve native culture through ancestral seeds.
Roach is a co-founder of the Alliance of Native Seedkeepers, an organization that was formed to preserve ancestral seeds.
Roach hopes to keep ancestral seeds alive and rebuild culture and food security in native communities.
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Up Next in Native American Heritage Month
Originally broadcast at 1:00 p.m. ET Tuesday, July 20, 2021.
Michael Martin is the executive Director of the Native American Community Services of Erie and Niagara Counties, Inc. He is an Onondaga of the Beaver Clan (Haudenosaunee) from the Six Nations of the Grand River territory in Southern O...
Interfaith Friday: Haudenosaunee
Originally broadcast at 2 p.m. EDT Friday, July 31, 2020.
Michael Martin speaks on Haudenosaunee on Interfaith Friday.
Martin is the executive Director of the Native American Community Services of Erie and Niagara Counties, Inc. Prior to joining NACS, Mr. Martin had started his own company, “X...
CLSC: "Braiding Sweetgrass" with Robi...
Originally broadcast Wednesday, October 19, 2022.
Book available online at the Chautauqua Bookstore: https://www.chautauquabookstore.com/book/9781571313560
Botanist and Professor Robin Wall Kimmerer will join us in the Hall of Philosophy to give the author’s presentation for the 2022 CLSC selec...