Children’s Museum Houston treated kids (and their adult companions) to a rare experience on Saturday: the chance to immerse in Native American culture. The museum hosted an event which included drum performances, sand art and weaving lessons, and storytelling in the indigenous oral tradition.
Formerly known as Columbus Day, Oct. 9 – the second Monday in October – marks the celebration of Indigenous Peoples’ Day, a day reserved to recognize the culture and struggle of America’s first inhabitants and the Tribal Nations. The Biden administration declared the holiday in 2021.
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