Festivals and programs provide a great opportunity to meet artists and learn about their artistic inspirations. From small group lectures and intimate marketplaces to the acclaimed Guild Indian Fair & Market, which draws more than 700 artists and nearly 20,000 visitors, thereâ€™s something for everyone!
Our Spirits Don’t Speak English: Indian Boarding School A Native American perspective on Indian boarding schools. This documentary uncovers the dark history of U.s. Government policy which took Indian children from their homes, forced them into boarding schools, and enacted a policy of educating them in the ways of ... Details →
Rooted Community Yoga Project returns each 2nd and 4th Saturday through August 25th from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. for guided yoga practice at the Heard Museum. All levels welcome. Each week, the yoga session will take place in a new location on the Heard campus. This is a great ... Details →
We Were Children This film contains disturbing content and is recommended for audiences age 16 years or older. Parental discretion is strongly advised For over 130 years, more than 100,000 of Canada’s First Nations children were legally required to attend government-funded schools run by various Christian faiths. These children ... Details →
The Heard joins participating museums across the nation in offering free admission for up to two non-museum-member adults on Saturday, Sept. 22 only to those who bring to the museum tickets they obtained from the Smithsonian Magazine website. (Museum members are already admitted free throughout the year.) For information ... Details →