Thursday June 20th
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Braiding Sweetgrass: Keynote Address by Robin Wall Kimmerer, presented by the Old Forge Library

Robin Wall Kimmerer is a mother, scientist, decorated professor, and enrolled member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation.  She is also the author of the bestselling book, Braiding Sweetgrass.  In her sold-out lectures across the country, Robin speaks on the themes contained in her book:  "Indigenous Wisdom", "Scientific Knowledge", and the "Teachings of Plants".  When braided together, these perspectives can lead humanity into a balanced, reciprocal relationship with the natural world.