‘First Light Flashback’ Presentation at Haverhill Public Library Is Nov. 3

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An opportunity to reflect and learn about Native American history comes on Sunday, Nov. 3 at 2 p.m. as the Haverhill Public Library hosts a presentation and performance by Annawon Weedon. Weedon, a member of the Mashpee Wampanoag community, seeks to educate and provide a more nuanced depiction of indigenous peoples and cultures.

The event promises to discuss such topics as the figure Squanto, the first inhabitants of Turtle Island, and the Massachusetts whaling industry.

To register for this free event, call 978-373-1586 x. 608.

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