Greetings and Happy Summer/Autumn!
Here is information on some upcoming events for 2017!
Sept 16-17th Sitka Center for Art and Ecology, Clackamas Chinook Berry Gathering Basket.
Sept 23rd WildCraft Studio in PDX, cedar basket weaving class.
Sept 26th Talent Historical Society
Sept 27th Chemeketa Community College Salem campus, Community Education classes, Juncus basketry.
Sept 29th Chemeketa Community College Woodburn Campus, Community Education classes, Western Red Cedar and Coast Sweetgrass sedge basket.
Sept 30th North Mountain Park Nature Center, Ashland Oregon, Western Red Cedar and Coast Sweetgrass sedge basket.
Oct 28th Polk County Historical Society and Museum, Brunk House, Basketry gifts. Cedar and sedge covered rattles, salt/pepper/sugar shaker, and covered wine bottle holder.
Oct 4-18th Chemeketa Community College Salem campus, Community Education classes, Native American Basket Weaving class.
Multnomah Art's Center, PDX, http://www.multnomahartscenter.org catolog online, pgs 9 and 40.
Oct 4-25th youth classes: cedar mat making, age 6-12 years old.
Adult classes (13 years and older):
Oct 4-25th Cedar box basket weaving,
Nov 3rd split tule cordage basket,
Nov 7-28th Basketry Gift Making,
Dec 6th open studio for unfinished baskets.
Multnomah County Library, https://multcolib.org locations:
Nov 1st Ethonobotany of Kalapuya, Rockwood Library, 4pm.
Nov 17th Edible Native American Food Plants, Fairview Library, 4pm.
Nov 4-5th WildCraft Studio White Salmon Studio Washington, stinging nettle cordage.
Nov 7th Tillamook County Library, http://tillabook.org Tillamook, Western Red Cedar and Coast Sweetgrass sedge basket weaving class.
Nov 13th Tillamook County Library, Tillamook, traditional tule mat and tule duck decoy class.
Nov 15th Tillamook County Library, Tillamook, tule or cattail small basket class.
Nov 18-19th WildCraft Studio PDX studio, Advanced Basket Weaving.
Nov 18th Siletz Tribal Restoration Celebration, open to all, Chinook Winds Casino, Lincoln City.
November 22nd Grand Ronde Tribal 34th Restoration Celebration, Grand Ronde, open to everyone!
December 21 (solstice celebration) Indian New Year!
Santiam and Yoncalla Kalapuya, Rogue River Takelma, Clackamas Chinook, Cow Creek Umpqua
Grand Ronde Tribal member
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