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June 2018

Sindiso Mnisi Weeks: Access to Justice and Human Security: Cultural Contradictions in Rural South Africa

Thursday, June 21 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center, 26 Main Street
Peterborough, NH 03458 United States
Free – $10

For rural South Africans, the most feasible access to justice lies in traditional mechanisms. These mechanisms are associated with restorative justice, reconciliation, and harmony. Yet historical conditions and contemporary pressures have strained these mechanisms' ability to deliver these high ideals. Sharing research from her new book, NH resident and UMass/Boston Assistant Professor Sindiso Mnisi Weeks explores how human insecurity, low cooperation between traditional and state authorities, and profoundly gendered social relations and distrust create an environment in which violence is…

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“Talking About Race” Workshop at Peterborough Town Library

Monday, June 25 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Peterborough Town Library, 2 Concord St
Peterborough, NH 03458 United States

This event is organized and hosted by the Peterborough Town Library On Monday, June 25th at 7pm, the community is invited to the Peterborough Town Library to participate in a workshop entitled, "Talking about Race: Staying Curious, Moving Forward and Being Part of the Solution." The evening is designed to encourage an open and thoughtful conversation on race and how as a community we can learn to appreciate and understand experiences and perspectives different from our own. At the center…

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July 2018

Cultural Survival Bazaar: Wholesale Market

Tuesday, July 24 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Cultural Survival Bazaar Indigenous Artisan Institute Wholesale Market: 10am-12pm Shop Travel Listen Dance Learn Connect Find out more » bazaar.org bazaar@cs.org

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Cultural Survival Bazaar: World Craft Market

Tuesday, July 24 | 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Cultural Survival Bazaar Indigenous Artisan Institute Word Craft Market: 1-6pm Shop Travel Listen Dance Learn Connect Find out more » bazaar.org bazaar@cs.org

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Cultural Survival Bazaar: World Craft Market

Wednesday, July 25 | 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Cultural Survival Bazaar Indigenous Artisan Institute Word Craft Market Shop Travel Listen Dance Learn Connect Find out more » bazaar.org bazaar@cs.org

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August 2018

Live Graffiti Event with Haiti’s Jerry Moise Rosembert

Friday, August 10 | 1:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center, 26 Main Street
Peterborough, NH 03458 United States

Graffiti artist Jerry Moise Rosembert - whose bold murals in the aftermath of the devastating 2010 earthquake in Haiti made him a folk hero - will make a pop-up graffiti stop at the Mariposa on Friday, August 10th from 1pm to 6:30pm. This event will include two live demonstrations of his work (at 1:15pm and 3:30pm), a small show of recent watercolors, and a talk about his experiences at 5:30pm. Admission to the event (people may come and go throughout…

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September 2018

Special Evening About Iran at Historic Lakefalls Lodge

Saturday, September 8 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lakefalls Lodge, 750 Aten Road
Stoddard, NH 03457 United States
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$20 – $40

What is it like for Americans in Iran now? Joyce and Don Healy traveled there for three weeks this spring, including the day the President announced that the US was pulling out of the nuclear treaty. Come hear about and see photos of their experiences. As a fundraiser for the Mariposa, the event will be held at the beautiful and historic Lakefalls Lodge in Stoddard on Saturday, September 8. Come at 5:30pm with your own picnic, stroll the grounds and…

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Sacred Arts of Tibet – Opening Ceremony for Sand Mandala

Saturday, September 15 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center, 26 Main Street
Peterborough, NH 03458 United States

The Mariposa is thrilled to continue the community tradition of welcoming Tibetan Buddhist monks to the Monadnock Region by bringing the Sacred Arts of Tibet Tour from Gaden Shartse Monastery in South India to Peterborough September 15-22! The full week of events and activities will kick off on Saturday, September 15 with the opening ceremony for the sand mandala. For the full schedule for the week, please visit: www.mariposamuseum.org/monks

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Family Craft Day with Tibetan Buddhist Monks

Sunday, September 16 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center, 26 Main Street
Peterborough, NH 03458 United States

The Mariposa is thrilled to continue the community tradition of welcoming Tibetan Buddhist monks to the Monadnock Region by bringing the Sacred Arts of Tibet Tour from Gaden Shartse Monastery in South India to Peterborough September 15-22! At the Family Craft Day on Sunday, September 16 from 10am to 2pm, visitors will have an opportunity to try your hand at butter carving and other traditional Tibetan crafts. Admission Details One-time Ticket: $10 for adults, $8 for kids (no senior rate…

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Sacred Arts of Tibet Tour – Group Healing Rituals

Monday, September 17 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center, 26 Main Street
Peterborough, NH 03458 United States

The Mariposa is thrilled to continue the community tradition of welcoming Tibetan Buddhist monks to the Monadnock Region by bringing the Sacred Arts of Tibet Tour from Gaden Shartse Monastery in South India to Peterborough September 15-22! As part of the monks' visit, group healing rituals will be offered on Monday (Sept 17) at 2pm, Tuesday (Sept 18) at 6pm, and Thursday (Sept 20) at 6pm. The cost to participate in a group healing ritual is $25. Individual healing rituals…

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