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A Tribute to America's First People
Date Thursday July 05
Time 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location Details
Resurrection Catholic Community
7600 Soquel Dr, Aptos, California 95003-3822
Event Type Fundraiser
Come join the Lakota People's Law Project for a benefit for the Lakota Child Rescue Project, “A Tribute to America's First People".

"A Tribute to America's First People" is a community festival with music, food, and fun, with all proceeds going to the Lakota Child Rescue Project.

Starting at 5:30 with a barbeque and Children's Hour, the event will include Lakota drumming and Ohlone dancing.

At 7 pm there will be an Ohlone welcoming ceremony for the Lakota and a program about the struggle for Native American rights and the violations of the Indian Child Welfare Act by the state of South Dakota. This program will feature speakers Attorney Daniel Sheehan, Lakota activist Madonna Thunder Hawk, and Ohlone leader Anne Marie Sayers.

For more information about "A Tribute to America's First People," please email info [at] or call 831-459-6135.
Added to the calendar on Friday Jun 29th, 2012 1:17 AM

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