Come enjoy the autumn season at the State Indian Museum on “Acorn Day” and celebrate the acorn, a traditional dietary staple of California Indians. Guests to the State Indian Museum will enjoy hands-on learning about the time-honored tradition of preparing acorns for food. Special guest Diana Almendariz, Wintu/Maidu, will demonstrate traditional acorn processing that is fascinating to watch. She will also explain how to gather, store, and prepare acorns.
For more information about this event or other activities happening at the State Indian Museum, call 916-324-0971 or visit www.parks.ca.gov/indianmuseum.