Volunteer & Docent Orientation

Mitchell Museum of the American Indian 3001 Central Street, Evanston, IL, United States

Are you interested in becoming a volunteer or docent? Learn more about getting involved at the Mitchell Museum in our 1-hour long orientation session. During the orientation, we’ll share information on our museum docent program, our upcoming traveling docent program, as well as opportunities to volunteer in front desk/administrative, garden, and craft activity programs.  RSVP below. […]

Fundraiser: The Negotiator: Billy Caldwell Documentary

illinois holocaust museum 9603 Woods Drive, Skokie, IL, United States

This event is SOLD OUTA Fundraiser for Mitchell Museum of the American Indian: The Negotiator: Billy Caldwell Documentary  Thursday, June 20 |  7 PM film showtime   As one of the treaty signers in 1829 and 1833, Billy Caldwell and others negotiated the sale of 5,000,000 acres of land in northwest Illinois, resulting in the […]

July Free Day

Mitchell Museum of the American Indian 3001 Central Street, Evanston, IL, United States

Join us for a day of free admission at the Mitchell Museum on Wednesday, July 3rd, 2024, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Thank you to our Sponsor Grace Lutheran Church.Our monthly Museum Free Days will now include Indigenous Artists Pop-Up Markets! Each month, visit and shop with different local Indigenous artists. Booth spots are […]

Volunteer & Docent Orientation

Mitchell Museum of the American Indian 3001 Central Street, Evanston, IL, United States

Are you interested in becoming a volunteer or docent? Learn more about getting involved at the Mitchell Museum in our 1-hour long orientation session. During the orientation, we’ll share information on our museum docent program, our upcoming traveling docent program, as well as opportunities to volunteer in front desk/administrative, garden, and craft activity programs.  RSVP below. […]

The Sweetest Season: A Gathering of Indigenous Creativity

Goodman Theatre 170 North Dearborn, Chicago, IL, United States

In Partnership with the Goodman Theatre Now in its third year, The Sweetest Season: A Gathering of Indigenous Creativity returns to the Goodman. On July 26th and 27th, join us for a Native artist showcase, and a full day of workshops, panels, performances and more, featuring Native scholars, artists, designers and vendors.This 2-day gathering honors Indigenous […]

August Free Day

Mitchell Museum of the American Indian 3001 Central Street, Evanston, IL, United States

Join us for a day of free admission at the Mitchell Museum on Wednesday, August 14th, 2024, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Thank you to our Sponsor Grace Lutheran Church.Our monthly Museum Free Days will now include Indigenous Artists Pop-Up Markets! Each month, visit and shop with different local Indigenous artists. Booth spots are […]

Family Day 2024

Mitchell Museum of the American Indian 3001 Central Street, Evanston, IL, United States

Join us for an afternoon of family crafts, storytelling, native food, shop at our Artists Alley, enjoy live music, and so much more!     Throughout the event you can visit info booths to learn more about other incredible work being done by our partnering organizations. Visit our Artists Alley to shop at a handful […]

Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Mitchell Museum of the American Indian 3001 Central Street, Evanston, IL, United States

Indigenous Peoples’ Day honors the culture and history of Native people past, present, and future. Join us at the Mitchell Museum to celebrate the diversity and vibrancy of Indigenous cultures with FREE admission to the museum all day. Bring your friends and your family to enrich your understanding of Indigenous histories and cultures and enjoy […]

47th Annual Benefit

PALMHOUSE 619 Howard Street, Evanston, IL, United States

You're Invited to the Mitchell Museum of the American Indian 47th Annual BenefitDate: Saturday, November 16, 2024 Time: VIP Reception and Book Signing-5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Gala-6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Guest of Honor: Sean Sherman (Oglala Lakota), award-winning chef, educator, author, and activist Location: Palmhouse, 619 Howard Street, Evanston, IL 60202  Chef Sean ShermanFounder/Senior Director of Vision & […]