August 13
Blackfeet Headdress, Brinton Collection

Lecture by Father Peter J. Powell, ethno-historian, author, Anglican priest and Northern Cheyenne Chief, on “To Honor The Plains Nations,” an exhibit of American Indian art and artifacts on display in the American Indian Gallery at the museum. Father Powell will discuss the spiritual and sacred qualities of these items and how they were made and used by American Indians who lived and died in the lands surrounding the Bighorn Mountains.
The John and Adrienne Mars Gallery of American Indian Art will  be open to visitors following the lecture.
$5 per person (free for Brinton Museum members).