When: 09/14/2019, 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Suffolk County Historical Society in Riverhead will have an opening reception for its exhibit “Native People of the Eastern Woodlands: Art and Artifacts” on Saturday, September 14, from 1 to 3:30 PM. The Eastern Woodlands is a cultural area of the indigenous people of North America, consisting of tribes inhabiting the U.S. and Canada east of the Mississippi. The exhibit, which will run through February 29, will feature art, artifacts, carvings, portraits, and tribal dress of Eastern Woodlands people to celebrate the artistic skills they shared as a people. There will be free opening day admission and light refreshments.