Introduction to Black Ash Basketry

  • Friday, June 8th, 5:30 to 7:30pm
  • Saturday, June 9th 9:30 to 4pm
  • Sunday, June 10th 9:30 to 3pm

Location:Biminizha’an gibawaajigan, WETCC building, Traditional Arts Classroom, 701 E. Jefferson Ave., Mahnomen, MN

Participants will learn about the history of Black Ash Basketry on the White Earth Reservation and will create a small basket. Clyde Estey Jr, Master Artist, will teach this introductory class with the assistance of Apprentice Artist Courtney Bunker. Free for community members and limited to 10 people (Age 15 +).

Cost- FREE

Please Register with Becca at 218-935-0417 Ext 314,

Download flyer: intro black ash[1]

These workshops are part of a grant awarded to White Earth Tribal and Community College Extension Service by the American Indian College Fund: Restoration and Preservation of Traditional Native Art Forms and Knowledge

Traditional Foods: Making Hominy with Wood Ash

Saturday, February 10th, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Learn how to Make Hominy with Wood Ash & Make Hominy soup! Light lunch will be provided.

White Earth Tribal and Community College Campus. Meet at the Extension (building with the garage) 2250 College Road, Mahnomen

 RSVP: Becca 218-935-0417 Ext. 314 or Tammy Ext. 213

Making Wild Game Sausage

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Thursday, December 7, 2017
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Learn the steps to prepare your own sausage and smoking techniques for wild game! Free!

WETCC Extension Building
2254 College Road, Mahnomen

Please RSVP to or call 218-935-0417, Ext 314