SUNDAY OCTOBER 8TH

Schedule is Subject to Change – Aired Live on KVMR radio

Emcees: Joan Buffington and Michael Ben Ortiz

9:00am         Neena McNair and the Family Singers – Women’s Drum (playing thoughout the day)

9:40am         Opening words – Tsi Akim Maidu chairman Don Ryberg

Spiritual elder Fred ‘Coyote’ Downey

10:00am       Grayson Coney – Tsi Akim Maidu cultural director

Bahe Katenay – Traditional Dine healing songs

11:00am      Women’s Circle – Led by Eli Painted Crow – Bay area native activist

Topic: How native women are looking at and dealing with our radically changing world

12:30pm      Bear Fox – Nammy award winning singer/songwriter of the Akwesasne Mohawk nation

Marshall “Windwalker” Merino – Maidu stories and song

Lawrence Laughing – Kanienkehake Rotinonshoni singer of the Longhouse

Wene Bisim and Ancestor’s song – Anni McCann

2:30pm         Descendant’s Circle – Led by Lloyd Powell

4:00pm         Ludi Hinrichs – music and Maidu poem

                     Roland Swallow – Lakota Teton Sioux – songs and story

4:30pm        Razzle Dazzle and the Miwok Youth Dancers

5:00pm         Acknowledgements – Joan Buffington and Don Ryberg

Fred ‘Coyote’ Downey – words and prayer

Neena McNair and the Family Singers – closing song

5:30pm          Richard Prout Memorial Dinner Potluck

All are welcome, please bring your own plate & utensils, and a dish to share