november, 2023

18nov(nov 18)2:00 pm(nov 18)2:00 pmThree Sisters Celebration: Native American Heritage MonthLocation(s):Twinbrook


Event Details

Come learn about the 1000 year-old indigenous planting method of the Three Sisters, which includes corn, beans, and squash. This activity includes a fun craft using dried corn, beans, & squash seeds! Sponsored by Friends of the Library, Montgomery County.

We will celebrate the indigenous planting method of the “Three Sisters”, which includes corn, beans, and squash. This practice was used throughout North America and is still part of indigenous cultures today. We will introduce the different legends, customs, and history of the Three Sisters practice before the arrival of Europeans through today.

Recommended for ages 3 to 12.

Questions about this program? Contact the branch at 240-777-0240

Library Program Attendance (both virtual and in the branch) is limited to participants within the suggested age range of the program. Children attending an MCPL program under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Adults attending a program intended for children must have an accompanying child.

Accommodation Requests

People who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing should request English-language captioning or sign-language interpretation at least five days before the library-sponsored program they plan to attend. Contact the Assistant Facilities and Accessibility Program Manager at 240-777-0002 with all other accommodation requests.


(Saturday) 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Twinbrook Library

202 Meadow Hall Drive

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