The Institute for American Indian Studies in Washington will offer a variety of programs in the coming weeks. They will include a learn to play the courting flute II May 6 from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., a family wilderness skills day May 12 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., an indoor and outdoor gardening workshop May 19 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., a beekeeping and gardening workshop May 20 at 1 p.m. and an alpaca day with Bella Alpacas Farm June 2 at 2 p.m.

Call the 38 Curtis Road museum at 860-868-0518 or visit