Sunday, August 30, 2015
Friday, August 21, 2015
CHILLICOTHE — Four Directions Healing Foundation will host the fifth annual Native Americans Speak event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, at Shore Acres Park.
The Foundation and other American Indians will be sharing culture from their diverse tribal backgrounds. Admission will be free. Some seating will be available, but bringing seating is encouraged.
The annual event will include a drum circle, speakers and storytellers, children’s activities, musicians, crafters, vendors, and food along the banks of the Illinois River. At 1 p.m., the Spirit of the Rainbow drum circle will be joined by a host of different traditional dancers, starting with drumming and dance demonstrations, followed by a mini-powwow.