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Summer Yoga at Ganondagan

7 pm on Thursday's: June 1-August 31
Victor Yoga Studio - Donation Class (Proceeds to Friends of Ganondagan)
Park at lower parking lot on Rte. 444
Alternative (construction) route: Main Street to School Street, Left on Boughton Hill Road, Left on Rte. 444, parking lot is on the left. Follow the Yoga signs along the trail. 
During inclement weather, yoga will be held at Victor Yoga Studio

6/1/17 Ganonda-JAM: Open Mic Night

6:30 pm - 9 pm
Free and open to the public. PA & Microphones are provided, musicians should be prepared to play 3-5 songs. Family-friendly atmosphere, and supportive, listening audience.
Seneca Art & Culture Center Auditorium

6/3/17 National Trails Day

Starts at 8:30 am

National Trails Day is the only nationally coordinated event designed to unite all muscle-powered trail activities with the goal of connecting more people to trails. Victor Hiking Trails is hosting this year's event at Ganondagan! Breakfast and lunch will be provided for hikers at no charge, and if you complete all three hikes that day you will be eligible for a free 1 year Victor Hiking trails membership. Pre-registration is required either by phone: 585-234-8226 (leave a message with your name, phone number, and how many people will be coming) or sign up on meetup.com 

Meet at the Seneca Art & Culture Center

6/3/17 "What's in a Name?" - Spring Plant Identification Walk

10am- 11:30am                                                                                                                                                                                    Join herbalist and life long lover of plants, Kimberly Burkard on a hike along Earth is Our Mother Trail
Free for members and Free with Museum admission for non-members
Meet at the Seneca Art & Culture Center

6/17- 6/18 Path Through History: "Onohgwa" (Corn Soup)

10 am - Noon
Join us for New York State's Path Through History! Enjoy a guided walk along the Trail of Peace and visit the Longhouse to sample traditional Seneca Corn Soup
Free for members and Free with Museum admission for non-members
Meet at the Seneca Art & Culture Center

6/25/17 Sunrise Bird Watching Picnic

7:30am – 9:30am
Attendees Should Bring/Wear: Clothing appropriate to the weather, extra blankets or pillows if desired, extra food if desired (for themselves) and any bird books or binoculars they want to bring in addition to site supplies. Free and Open to the Public. Register at Alexis.VanWinkle@parks.ny.gov.

7/6/17 Ganonda-JAM: Open Mic Night

6:30 pm - 9 pm
Free and open to the public. PA & Microphones are provided, musicians should be prepared to play 3-5 songs. Family-friendly atmosphere, and supportive, listening audience.
Seneca Art & Culture Center Auditorium

7/22-7/23 Native American Dance & Music Festival

10 am- 6 pm                                                                                                                 Our 26th annual Native American Dance & Music Festival will feature performances by The Akwesasne Women Singers, Bear Fox, Kevin Locke, Iroquois Social Dancers, and our first ever juried art show. Please visit the event page for more details.

8/3/17 Ganonda-JAM: Open Mic Night

6:30 pm - 9 pm
Free and open to the public.
PA & Microphones are provided, musicians should be prepared to play 3-5 songs. Family-friendly atmosphere, and supportive, listening audience.
Seneca Art & Culture Center Auditorium

8/5/17 Ethnobotony Workshop

9 am- 11 am                                                                                                                                                                               Participants will learn about traditional Haudenosaunee planting and picking practices, learn to work with sweet grass, taste-test teas from the time of Seneca inhabitance at Ganondagan and learn culinary uses of plants along the Green Plants Trail. Ages 8 and up Attendees Should Bring/Wear: Participants should wear long pants, bring water, wear hiking boots or equivalent, and consider wearing hats and long sleeves. Free and Open to the Public. Register at Brigitte.Wierzbicki@parks.ny.gov by Tuesday, August 1st.                                                                                                      Meet at the Environmental Field Office

8/5/17 Living in Balance Author Series: Tom Porter, "And Grandma Said..."

1 pm - 4 pm                                                                                                                 More details to come on this event, please check back!                                       Seneca Art and Culture Center Auditorium

8/12-8/13 Seneca Olympics

1 pm -3 pm                                                                                                                   Come to Ganondagan and compete in a Seneca Pentathlon!                              Athletes from ages 9-16 yrs of age can try their hand in five events: Archery, Atlatl throw, Javelin, Lacrosse relay, and Tumpline race. Top scoring athletes will win a Ganondagan "medal", all participants will receive a small prize for completing the competition. Adult Supervision and pre-registration is required- check back soon to register for this event!

9/7/17 Ganonda-JAM: Open Mic Night

6:30 pm - 9 pm
Free and open to the public.
 PA & Microphones are provided, musicians should be prepared to play 3-5 songs. Family-friendly atmosphere, and supportive, listening audience.
Seneca Art & Culture Center Auditorium

9/23/17 Living History: Haudenosaunee Food, Agriculture, and Containers

10 am- 4 pm                                                                                                                   More details to come on this exciting event! Please check back soon.

10/5/17 Ganonda-JAM: Open Mic Night

6:30 pm - 9 pm
Free and open to the public.
 PA & Microphones are provided, musicians should be prepared to play 3-5 songs. Family-friendly atmosphere, and supportive, listening audience.
Seneca Art & Culture Center Auditorium

10/7-10/8 Path Through History: Ga:hgok (Boiled Bread)

1 pm-4 pm                                                                                                                      Join us for New York State's Path Through History! Enjoy a guided walk along the Trail of Peace and visit the Longhouse to sample traditional Seneca boiled corn bread
Free for members and Free with Museum admission for non-members
Meet at the Seneca Art & Culture Center

10/13/17 Scary Tales in the Bark Longhouse

7 pm

Join us on Friday the 13th for some spooky tales told in our bark longhouse! Free for Members, Free with Museum Admission for non-members.                                                                                                                                                            Meet at the Seneca Art & Culture Center.

10/20-10/21 Symposium on Eastern Woodland Material & Art

Come back for more details on this event!

10/31/17 Last Day to Visit the Bark Longhouse for the Season

Today is the last day to visit the bark longhouse, it will open again May 1, 2018.

11/11/17 Canandaigua Treaty Day Commemoration

Come join us in Canandaigua as we commemorate the Canadaigua Treaty of 1794 which established a relationship of peace and friendship between the Haudenosaunee and the United States. Please see see our event page for more details. Free and open to the public.

11/12/17 The Good Hunter

1 pm- 3pm                                                                                                             Come to Ganondagan and learn Seneca hunting skills! Students ages 8-16 are welcome to come and learn about Seneca hunting equipment, practice archery, learn some animal tracking skills, and fire building! Adult supervision is required. Space is limited. Pre-registration is required. Check back for more details on this fun program!                                                                                                                    Meet at the Seneca Art & Culture Center

12/2/17 Storytelling & Traditional Arts of the Haudenosaunee

10 am - 4 pm                                                                                                                 Come join us for storytelling, music, children's activities and Native American art and crafts to purchase! More details to come, please check back!                               Seneca Art & Culture Center