Date(s) - 02/26/2023
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort
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The Monroe County Historical Association will host its 101st Annual Meeting and Luncheon on Sunday, February 26, 2023, at Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort, Shawnee-on-Delaware. The doors will open at noon with silent auction items throughout the room. Donated items for the silent auction will include gift baskets, antiques, artwork, collectibles, and gift certificates from local restaurants and businesses.
Following the luncheon and a brief business meeting, Daniel StrongWalker Thomas will give his presentation, “The Continuous Lenape Communities: We Are Still Here.”
Daniel StrongWalker Thomas is Turtle clan of the Delaware Nation Lenni Lenape people who are in diaspora in Anadarko, Oklahoma. He serves his community as Hereditary Chief and was appointed by the Delaware Nation Executive Council as an Ambassador combating Corporations Posing as American Indian Nations. StrongWalker is Director of the United Lenape Land Trust, Chair of the Board for the Global initiative for Indigenous Advancement, and Director of the American Indian Movement NE Woodlands chapter.
The cost for the luncheon meeting is $45.00 for MCHA members and $55.00 for non-members. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend. Reservations, with payment, should be made at the Monroe County Historical Association, 900 Main Street, Stroudsburg, before Friday, February 17, 2023. For more information or to make your reservation, please visit https://www.monroehistorical.