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Pow Wow Celebrating Suttons Bay Graduates

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Date:
May 10, 2013
Time:
1:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Venue

Suttons Bay High School
500 S. Elm St.
Suttons Bay, MI United States
Phone:
231.947.0312

Organizer

SEEDS After School

The event is co-sponsored by Suttons Bay Community, SEEDS After School, the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians and Suttons Bay Public Schools. Students from Suttons Bay High School and the SEEDS After School program host the 4th annual Pow Wow to celebrate this year’s high school graduates.

This Jiingtamok is one of only a few that are organized by youth to celebrate youth. The whole community is invited and encouraged to attend this all ages, family-friendly event. All singers and drums are welcome! The Pow Wow features alumni and students and includes traditional drumming and dancing as well as delicious food and great company.

MC: Derrick Bailey

Head Veteran: Mr. George Martin

Arena Director: TBA

Free Traditional Native American Feast

Schedule of events:
1:30: The first grand entry, which includes a speaker on the cultural significance of the Pow Wow, drumming and dancing and the honoring of the graduates
4:30pm: A free traditional Native American Feast
6pm: The second grand entry

8pm: Giveaway

Suttons Bay is the sweet little village about 15 miles north of Traverse City on M-22.

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