May 08, 2009

Local events

Check out this months events organized by our friends at the Duwamish Longhouse and Cultural Center. Don't miss out on fry bread (yumm) and surprises! For a complete listing check out their events website.

Cecile's Fry Bread for Justice, May 9th, 10am - 5 pm.
A Fundraiser for the Duwamish Tribe's Legal Defense Fund. Fun day full of surprises. Native entertainment. All you can eat fry bread. Indian tacos, honey, jams and jellies. Surprises. $20 donation at the door.

State of the River, State of the Sound, May 14, doors at 6 pm, forum at 7 pm.
A gathering to promote the health and prosperity of our waterways.
People for Puget Sound (PPS), the Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition (DRCC), and the Duwamish Tribe join together to present this forum focusing on the current state of both the Duwamish River and the Puget Sound, and ways in which the greater Seattle Community can help fix this ever growing problem. $5 suggested donation.

An Evening with Roger Fernandez,
May 23, doors at 6 pm, show begins at 7 pm.

Roger Fernandez, master artist in traditional Salish art and design, is renowned throughout the northwest for his storytelling and artistic gifts. Roger’s presentation of traditional stories and song is an experience that should be had by all. General Admission: $25, Elders/ Students: $20