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The Importance of the Ash Tree

  • Abbe Museum 26 Mount Desert Street Bar Harbor, ME, 04609 United States (map)
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Every Friday we invite guests to learn more about the significance of the Ash Tree in the Wabanaki worldview and how it is used by artists as they craft brilliant baskets. We will also be discussing contemporary efforts to preserve this resource and its associated art forms. 

Participation in this program is included with the price of admission and no prior registration is required. Have a question? Contact us at

Earlier Event: September 27
Basketmaking: A Wabanaki Tradition
Later Event: September 29
In the Collections Series