Native American Weaving Demonstrations

Date: Time: 9:30 am–4:30 pm
Morrill Hall Room: 3rd Floor
Directions: South of 14th & Vine streets on the UNL City Campus.
Additional Info: MORR
Contact: Dana Ludvik, 472-3779, dludvik2@unl.edu
Educational programming presented at Morrill Hall in support of its new temporary exhibit “A Turning Point: Navajo Weaving in the Late Twentieth Century.” During regular museum hours Oct. 7-9, Native American weavers will demonstrate their craft outside the Cooper Gallery on the third floor of Morrill Hall. Artists Martha Schultz, Melissa Cody and Lola Cody, representing three generations of one Navajo family based in Arizona, will interact with visitors and show them the process of creating a handwoven tapestry. Regular admission fees will apply on these dates. The exhibit will remain on display through Nov. 30.

Additional Public Info:
The University of Nebraska State Museum in Morrill Hall is open 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and Friday-Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursdays, and 1:30-4:30 p.m. Sundays. Admission is $5 for adults (19 and over), $3 for children (5-18 years, 4 and under are free), and $10 for families (up to two adults and children). UNL staff, faculty and students are admitted free with valid NU ID. There is an additional charge for planetarium shows. Parking is free. For further information, telephone the museum at (402) 472-3779, visit its Web site or Mueller Planetarium’s Web site, www.spacelaser.com, or contact Dana Ludvik, public relations coordinator, at (402) 472-3779 or dludvik2@unl.edu.

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