Night Out at the Museum/ 3rd Saturday Art Walk - March 21, 2015

Last Updated: 2/24/2015

Please join us Saturday, March 21 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm for a “Night Out at the Museum”, part of the 3rd Saturday Art Walk

Reception for “The Lettered Life of a Mountain Maidu Woman: An Archival Portrait of Marie Mason Potts”, presented by guest curator Terri Castaneda, Professor of Cultural Anthropology at CSU Sacramento. Cataneda has written several articles about Marie Potts and is currently writing a book about her life. This new exhibit, on display March 21 through May 9, documents the uncommon life story of Marie Mason Potts, from her birth to the final decades of her life, when she gained state and national prominence as a writer, newspaper editor, and spokesperson on behalf of Maidu, Native Californian, and American Indian cultural traditions and rights. 

Closing reception for “Indigenous Peoples Days” featuring speaker Tiffany Adams. "Indigenous Peoples Days", sponsored by the Sierra College Native American Club, is a 4 day event at Sierra College Rocklin campus featuring lectures and films by Native Americans. Please visit the Sierra College Special Events page for more information.

Museum doors open at 6:30pm. Program starts at 7pm. Light refreshments will be available. FREE Event.
 
Maidu Museum & Historic Site
1970 Johnson Ranch Drive
Roseville, CA 95661
(916) 774-5934