The guest speaker is Nick Bellantoni, Emeritus CT State Archaeologist at the CT State Museum of Natural History and author of “The Long Journeys Home: The Repatriations of Henry ‘Opukaha’ia and Albert Afraid of Hawk.”
Bellantoni will tell of Henry ‘Opukaha’ia, a Native Hawaiian and Itankusun Wanbil, an Oglala Lakota and the circumstances that led them to Connecticut.
Guests are welcome to attend.
Copies of the book will be available. Light refreshments will be served.