Native American Heritage program planned at ND Heritage Center
BISMARCK – Kade Ferris, an enrolled member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa, Belcourt, will present “Anishinaabeg: A Historical and Geographical Overview,” Sunday at 2 p.m. in the North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum, Bismarck.
The program is free and open to the public. It is being done in honor of Native American Heritage Month. Using colorized historical images, Ferris will bring to life the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa and the Metis.
Ferris is an anthropologist/archaeologist with over 20 years experience working with tribal communities to develop cultural resource self-determination plans and innovative methods of cultural resource management.
November is Native American Heritage Month, a time to celebrate cultures, traditions, histories, and important contributions of Native people.
The program is part of the State Historical Society of North Dakota’s Sensational Sundays series.