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Tuesday, November 10th - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Central Library - Room B
Registration begins on October 19th

American Indian communities have been in Kentucky for more than 11,000 years. When Euro-Americans settled here, Shawnee, Cherokee, and Chickasaw, among others, already lived here. Myths and misconceptions about American Indian people permeate many sources of information. We will dispel some of the myths about native people that persist, discuss Kentucky's native heritage, and briefly review its long history.

Wednesday, November 11th - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Central Library - Room B
Registration begins on October 19th

Tipis and feathers, beads and buffalo. No, the Hollywood Indian is not an accurate portrayal. With over 500 different nations in the U.S. American Indian cultures are as diverse as all of Europe. However, the stereotypes and myths created in the mid 1800's about America's first people's still persist. Come and hear fact and fiction.

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