NCLL Hosts Talk on Prehistoric Garden Beds

Tuesday 31, 2017

Please note the Nov. 9 registration deadline.

The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning will host a presentation on prehistoric garden beds from 2-3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, in room 122 of the Jacobetti Center.

Native Americans grew historic corn in the Upper Peninsula prior to contact with the Europeans. NMU professor emeritus Marla Buckmaster will discuss evidence that verifies the presence of prehistoric gardens along the Menominee River.

The cost is $3 for NCLL members and $8 for non-members. Register by Thursday, Nov. 9 by calling 227-2979. For more information, contact Judy Ashby at 250-4302 or

Doug Lindblom
Student Writer