UNCP to host corn necklace workshop

Staff Report

PEMBROKE — The Museum of the Southeast American Indian will hold a corn-necklace workshop in September.

The workshop, which will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sept. 9 inside of Old Main at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, will be taught by Gloria and Wendell Lowery. Corn necklaces served as a symbol of spirituality and were used to give thanks to the creator after a bountiful harvest.

The cost of the workshop is $25 and covers registration and materials. The money is due the day of the workshop. Attendees must be 14 years old or older.

To register, contact Alisha Locklear Monroe at alisha.locklear@uncp.edu or call 910-521-6282.

Staff Report

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