An Evening with Wisdom of the Elders

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Date: 
Fri, 06/21/2013 - 6:30pm - 10:30pm
Description: 

The perfect way to celebrate the Summer Soltice.

Reserve your tickets ONLINE, now!

Wisdom of the Elders is hosting its second annual gala on Friday June 21 at 6:30 PM in the Rose Ballroom of the Ainsworth Event Center in Southwest Portland. Please join us for a salmon dinner, silent auction, and cultural arts presentation. The featured Guest and Keynote Speaker will be Deana D. Dartt, PhD; Curator of Native American Art at the Portland Art Museum. Cedar Rose will perform a collaborative musical effort that focuses on traditional and contemporary Native American sounds, formed by Karen Kitchen and Nico Wind.

Wisdom of the Elders is committed to Native American cultural sustainability, multimedia education and race reconciliation, Wisdom of the Elders, Inc. (Wisdom) records and preserves the oral history, cultural arts, language concepts, and traditional ecological knowledge of exemplary American Indian historians, cultural leaders and environmentalists in collaboration with arts and cultural organizations and educational institutions. We especially seek to correct misconceptions, end prejudice, bring health and wellness to Native people, and demonstrate how Indian culture has and is continuing to enrich our worlds.

More information about this event may be found at: http://wisdomoftheelders.org/

 

 

 

Location: 
Ainsworth Event Center, Rose Ballroom; 1512 SW Morrison Street, Portland
Contact name: 
Carma Corcoran, Event Coordinator
Email: 
corcorancarma@gmail.com
Phone: 
503.768.7640

 

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