EVENTS

Upcoming 17th Century Related Events

April 15th to May 5th, 7AM-11PM Sunday-Thursday, and 7AM-1AM on Friday and Saturday, “Our” Story: 400 Years of Wampanoag History Exhibit, Stephen Roberts ’62 Campus Center, 75 Waterman Street in Providence RI

Saturday, April 20, 11:00 AM 0 6:00 PM, 18th Annual Spring Thaw Powwow!,Grand Entry starts at 12:00 PM, Pizzitola Sports Complex,235 Hope St, Providence, RI

Tuesday, May 7, 3:30-4:30 PM, Pokanoket Tribe Program for Elementary School Children and Their Parents, East Providence Library, 41 Grove Street, East Providence, RI

Sunday, May 19, 2:00 – 4:00 PM, 17th Century MeetUp at the Newport Tower, the Wanton-Lyman-Hazard House, and the Great Friends Meeting House, meet at 152 Mill Street (Newport Tower Museum), Newport, RI, email Drweed@cox.net by May 1st if you’d like to go ($15 charge)

Saturday, June 15, 11:00-Noon, Pokanoket Tribe Program for Elementary School Children and Their Parents, Audubon Education Center, 1401 Hope Street, Bristol, RI

Sunday, June 16, 2:00 – 4:00 PM, 17th Century MeetUp at the Roger Williams Memorial with Park Ranger John McNiff, 282 N. Main Street, Providence, email Drweed@cox.net if you plan to join us

Thursday, June 27, 3:00-3:45 PM, Pokanoket Tribe Program for Elementary School Children and Their Parents, Seekonk Public Library, 410 Newman Ave., Seekonk, MA

Saturday, October 26, 8:00 AM – 3:15 PM, Fall Meeting of the New England Historical Association, Roger Williams University, Bristol, RI

Past 17th Century Related Events

April 19, 2019

The Pokanoket Tribe performs at the Bristol Library

April 14, 2019

The 17th Century RI MeetUp Group visits East Providence

April 12, 2019

 The Pokanoket Tribe visits the ENRICHri Home Schoolers

April 11, 2019

Scholars see 17th century documents at the John Carter Brown Library

March 21, 2019

 Barrington Interfaith Partners learn the history and traditions of the Pokanoket Tribe

March 19, 2019

The Pokanoket Tribe visits the George Hail Library in Warren

March 18, 2019

  Providence Rotarians hear about the Sowams Heritage Area Project

March 17, 2019

Pokanoket Tribe renews the Covenant at Potumtuk

March 16, 2019

  Sowams Heritage Area presented at Boston History Camp

March 15, 2019

  Eliot Bible on display at the Natick Historical Society

March 15, 2019

The Pokanoket Tribe visits the Palmer Elementary School in Rehoboth

March 7, 2019

  Portsmouth 1638 Founding Ceremony

January 26, 2019

  Illustrated presentation about the Sowams Heritage Area

November 11, 2018

 Visit to Massasoit’s Home Town, Warren, RI

November 4, 2018

  375th Anniversary lecture at the Newman Congregational Church, East Providence

October 23, 2018

  Swansea Historical Society hears Sowams presentation

October 22, 2018

  Sowams Heritage Area presented at Tockwotton

October 21, 2018

  Walk to Margaret’s Cave with God, War and Providence author James Warren

September 27, 2018

  Dr. Weed presents Sowams at a Bristol Historical & Preservation Society program

September 9, 2018

  Sowams Heritage Area Project launch at Hunts Mill

August 26, 2018

  17th Century MeetUp at the Martin House in Swansea

August 11, 2018

  Coastal Cove walk with Ernie Germani

August 4, 2018

  Walk to Margaret’s Cave with Providence College Professor Keith Morton

July 28, 2018

17th Century RI tour of the Clemence-Irons and Arnold houses

June 24, 2018

  First 17th Century RI MeetUp at the Roger Williams Memorial

June 14, 2018

  Warren Preservation Society presentation on Sowams

May 12, 2018

  Celebrating Rehoboth Through Genealogy

May 1, 2018

  Helen Hersh Tjader presents “Sowams, the Untold Story” at the East Providence Library

April 9, 2018

  Author Julie Fisher shows students at Roger Williams University ethnographic writing

April 8, 2018

  Ernie Germani leads a 2nd Sunday Walk at Hunts Mills