Kaw Intertribal Pow Wow & Washunga Days

Friday, June 17, 2011

Kaw Nation Pow Wow at the Kaw MissionArvel Bird 
4:30 – 6:30 p.m. on the Mission lawn
Native American violinist, flutist, storyteller

Kaw Inter-Tribal Pow Wow  6:30 – 10 p.m. on the Mission lawn.  Hosted by the Kaw Nation Cultural Committee & Friends of Kaw Heritage, Inc.


SATURDAY, June 18, 2011

Washunga Days Parade 
10 a.m. – Noon
Washunga Days Kaw Princess, Kaw Nation CEO and tribal members are honored in the festival parade.

Complimentary Lunch 
Noon – 1 p.m. at the Kaw Mission
Pow Wow head staff, contestants, and Kaw tribal members are treated to lunch and the Washunga Days Kaw Princess will be honored.

Kansas Quilts and Other Treasures 
12 – 5 p.m. at the Kaw Mission Education Center
Quilt show features hand stitched quilts from the collection of Master Folk Artist Helen Ericson.

Hiebert's playing dulcimer and guitarHiebert’s Dulcimers
1 – 3 p.m.  on the Mission lawn
Eddie and Robert Hiebert perform.

TerryLee Whetstone: Native American Flute
3 – 4:30 p.m. on the Mission lawn
Display of Native American flutes prior to performance.

Arvel Bird
4:45 – 6 p.m. on the Mission lawn
Native American violinist, flutist, storyteller

Kaw Inter-Tribal Pow Wow
6:30 –10 p.m. on the Mission lawn
Hosted by the Kaw Nation Cultural Committee & Friends of Kaw Heritage, Inc.

TerryLee Whetstone and Arvel BirdSunday, June 19, 2011

Free Community Appreciation Concert
1:30 – 4:30 p.m. on the Mission lawn
Arvel Bird and TerryLee Whetstone

Sponsors: Kaw Nation • Friends of Kaw Heritage • Kansas Historical Society • City of Council Grove • Bill B. Young Foundation • John E. Trembly Foundation • Ida & Oscar Nystrom Foundation • Parade convertibles provided by Sandy and Vic Hartman

All Kaw Mission activities are free, open to the public, and presented in partnership with Morris County Chamber of Commerce and Tourism and the Washunga Days committee.

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