Presenter: Damian Costello
Few things evoke the identity and values of New Hamphire more than maple syrup. It also bridges the many divisions facing our communites. In this presentation, Damian Costello explores how the practice of maple sugaring connects us to the land, our ancestors, and all that surrounds us. In conversation with Robin Wall Kimmerer’s bestselling Braiding Sweetgrass, he suggests that sugarmaking—which is informed by indigenous wisdom—is a communal medicine of connection that teaches mutual reciprocity with the land.
Join us as we celebrate 50 years of bringing the humanities to your community!
Friday, March 22, 2024 1:30pm
Taylor Community at Sugar House, Maple Room83 Rolling Wood DriveWolfeboro NH 03894
Taylor Community Wolfeboro
Taylor Community, 603-294-1770
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