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Cultural Connections in the Park: Basketry and Beadwork Demonstration with Jennifer Neptune, Penobscot

Jennifer Neptune is a Master Basketmaker and a renowned beadworker from the Penobscot Nation. From Indian Island, Maine, Jennifer specializes in miniature baskets, beadwork reproductions, and porcupine quill jewelry. She has worked for the Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance for over 20 years helping other artists to sell and market their work. She is also a member of the Abbe Museum Board and is the head of the Penobscot Nation Museum. Join Jennifer as she demonstrates her techniques and art forms with visitors.
Location: Sieur de Monts Nature Center Patio, Acadia National Park
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All Cultural Connections in the Park programs are sponsored by Dawnland, LLC, are offered in partnership with Acadia National Park, and are free and open to the public.

The Cultural Connections in the Park series occurs every Wednesday from late June through August.

Later Event: August 30
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