Native American Heritage Festival

In celebration of Native American Heritage month, the City of Presque Isle, the Aroostook Band of Micmacs, Northern Maine Community College, Wintergreen Arts Center, and the University of Maine at Presque Isle will present a three-day festival on November 1 - 3 featuring art exhibits, presentations, a film (Wind River) followed by a discussion, book readings, demonstrations, and a teachers' in-service designed to provide resources for teachers to comply with LD291 - a state statute requiring each teacher to bring Native American history into the classroom. All events are FREE and open to the public. Teachers interested in attending the In-Service should contact Central Aroostook Council on Education at (207) 768-9590. Please see attached schedule for a full listing of events by day, time and location.