Speaker: Carol Hagen

Land Acknowledgements and Local History

Location: Porter House Museum, 401 W Broadway St, Decorah, IA 52101

Learn about how the Porter House Museum considers the repatriation law regarding museums returning Indigenous remains (although there are no known human remains at the Porter House (there was at one time, though).

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Becoming Indigenous to Place

Location: The Lingonberry

Our journey with Land Acknowledgements, and a path forward, illuminated by Robin Wall Kimmerer and Eddie Benton-Banai. Carol Hagen has been a member of NEIUUF since its beginning.   She spent her early social work career studying, working and living with Indigenous people … read more.

With a New Lens

Location: Lingonberry

Retired social worker and Decorah UU member, Carol Hagen, reflects on working alongside Native people at the beginning of her career.

LIVESTREAMED VIA ZOOM: See Zoom Details for Sunday Services

Please note that masks are not required at this time.

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Silence Is Golden

Meditation is a well-known spiritual practice that can calm the frantic mind, encourage creativity, heighten awareness, and improve one’s mood. When one meditates in community, the power of collective silence amplifies many of these benefits. Next week we will revel in the joyous sounds of … read more.