EVENTS

Upcoming 17th Century Related Events

Wednesday, October 23, 6:00 PM, Discovering History: The John & Elizabeth Howland Pilgrim Story by with David Norton, Seekonk Public Library, Seekonk, MA

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

Monday, October 28, 7:00 PM, National Park Ranger John McNiff Brings the 17th Century to Life, Tockwotten on the Waterfront, 500 Waterfront Dr., East Providence, RI

Tuesday, October 29, 6:30 PM, Sowams Heritage Area Presentation at the Warren-Barrington Rotary Club, Hometown Tavern, 632 Metacom Ave Warren RI,

Tuesday, November 5, Noon – 2:00 PM, The First People of Fall River with archaeologist Ellen P. Berkland, The Second Half Lifelong Learning Institute, Fall River,    Program location to be announced,

Past 17th Century Related Events

October 14, 2019

  Honoring Indigenous People at the Providence Honk Festival

October 12, 2019

  Neutaconkanut Hill Festival hosts guided hikes and Native storytelling and song

October 10, 2019

  Native and Colonial History presentated at the Audubon Education Center in Bristol

October 9, 2019

  Archaeologist Erin Flynn talks about the early history of Swansea, MA

October 7, 2019

  Sowams Project presented at the Massasoit Historical Association in Warren

October 5, 2019

  Pokanokets and Pilgrims presentation at Watchemoket Square Day in East Providence

October 2, 2019

  Sowams Project presented at Heritage State Park in Fall River

October 1, 2019

  Winslow Point at Peace Haven where Winslow, Metacom and Weetamoe likely crossed the Taunton River

September 28, 2019

  Big Drum Powwow wraps up first day at Roger Williams Memorial

September 28, 2019

  Day-long “Roger Was Here” Seminar held at Smith’s Castle

September 26, 2019

  Chief Quaiapen presented by Ray Two Hawks Watson at RWU

September 25, 2019

  Sowams Heritage Area Project presented to the Bristol Rotary Club

September 22, 2019

  Meetup Group tour of Martin House and Sachem’s Knoll

September 20, 2019

  Tour of 17th century Burial Hill in Plymouth, MA

September 18, 2019

  Author Ed Lodi talks about Benjamin Church in the King William’s War

September 14, 2019

  Land acknowledgement mural depicts the tribes of Mount Hope in Providence

August 25, 2019

  Winds of Thunder presents at Mt. Hope Meetup Event

August 16, 2019

  Sturgeon Full Moon Walk at Mount Hope Farm

August 13, 2019

Sowams article published in Prime Times free magazine

August 10, 2019

  Keith Morton leads a group to Margaret’s Rock

August 9, 2019

   Burr’s Hill talk at the Massasoit Memorial in Warren

August 4, 2019

  Walk of the Pineese Ceremony at Mt. Hope in Bristol, RI

August 3, 2019

  Sowams Heritage Area group explores Neutaconkanut Hill in Providence

July 28, 2019

  17th Century MeetUp group visits Hipses Rock and the Ochee Spring Soapstone Quarry

July 27, 2019

  History Camp Pioneer Valley hears the untold story of the Massasoit

July 25, 2019

  Christine DeLucia talks about place, heritage & caretaking

July 22, 2019

The Pokanoket Tribe at Camp Wetu, Mt. Hope Farm, Bristol, RI

July 22, 2019

  Pokanoket leather workshop at Mt. Hope Farm’s Camp Wetu

July 9, 2019

  Dr. Weed presents the Sowams Heritage Area to residents of North Farm in Bristol, RI

June 23, 2019

  Pokanoket Strawberry Moon Thanksgiving at Mt. Hope Farm

June 18, 2019

  80th Anniversary Celebration of Prospect Terrace where Roger Williams was reburied

June 17, 2019

  Buddhist Peace Walk to Mt. Hope and the Massasoit Memorial at Burr’s Hill Park

June 16, 2019

  National Park Service Ranger John McNiff presents Roger Williams at a 17th century MeetUp

June 15, 2019

  The Pokanoket Tribe at the Audubon Education Center in Bristol, RI

June 12, 2019

  The Pokanoket Tribe at the Rockwell Elementary School in Bristol, RI

June 11, 2019

  Indian Slavery presentation by Linford Fisher at Smith’s Castle

June 11, 2019

  The Sowams Heritage Area Project at the East Providence Chamber of Commerce

June 5, 2019

  The Pokanoket Tribe at the George R Martin Elementary School in Seekonk, MA

May 28, 2019

  Sowams presentation at the Warren-Barrington Rotary Club

May 19, 2019

 17th Century MeetUp Group Tour of Newport

May 17, 2019

The Pokanoket Tribe at the Providence Children’s Museum

April 21, 2019

“Our” Story: 400 Years of Wampanoag History Exhibit

April 20, 2019

18th Annual Spring Thaw Powwow at Brown University

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

April 11, 2019

Authors Christine DeLucia and Lisa Brooks speak at Brown University

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

George Hail Library presentation on 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