Fri, Oct 04|
Bayside Historical Society
Author Talk with Donna Gentle Spirit Barron
Donna Gentle Spirit Barron will share the history of her family's nine generations in Little Neck and the Matinecock settlements that once were located in Bayside.
Time & Location
Oct 04, 2019, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Bayside Historical Society, 208 Totten Ave, Bayside, NY 11359, USA
About The Event
Part of Bayside Historical Society's Author Talk at the Castle Series
Cost: Free for BHS members; $5.00 for non-members
Donna Gentle Spirit Barron is the family Historian and Genealogist for her Matinecock tribe, and a published author of five books on her family's native history. She will share the history of her family's nine generations in Little Neck and the Matinecock settlements that once were located in Bayside.
The evening will also feature the following honored guests, who will speak about their history and their craft:
- Matinecock Chief / Medicine Man Reggie Ceaser of the Turkey Clan
- Matinecock Chief Martin Jones of the Wolf Clan
- Chief Harry Wallace of the Unkechaug Nation
- Tecumseh Ceaser Matinecock Wampum Maker
Please join us to hear about the Native Americans who lived here in the past and in the present.