Here are a few highlights of events and activities the club has participated
in over the past few years.
1997-1998 School Year
The Native American Cultural Society would like to thank all of the people
who helped with the 1997 Wounded Knee Memorial held in the Jorgenson Gallery
at the University. May our efforts honor the old ones.
We would also like to thank the staff of Jorgenson Auditorium and
Voices of Native America for bringing attention to our club and helping to
support Native American awareness.
For more information on the Voices tour contact
Voices of Native America,
featuring Douglas Spotted Eagle, Gayle Ross and Rob Greyhill and a cast of
7th Annual Light the Lodge Powwow
Bird Boy, the Story of a handicapped Native
Child.: A play performed by Hartford Childrens Theatre
1998-1999 School Year
* Friday September 18, Schemitzun, feast of Green corn
and dance we are leaving no later than 6:30 from R-lot. (Drivers wanted)
Pictures of Schemitzun: Schemitzun One
*Tuesday September 22nd, we are going to Willimantic to see Smoke
Signals( a Native American movie) at approximately 6:45 from A-lot. Tickets
cost $7.00 This will be instead of the meeting
October 1st, We are going to Creamery Brook Bison Farm in Brooklyn, CT.
We will meet in A-lot at 3pm.
Pictures of the Bufallo:Buffalo One
*Tuesday October 6th,
Mission:Wolf in Ratcliffe-Hicks Arena at 7pm, a demonstration including
two live TImberwolves to warn people against raising wolf and wolf crosses
and to provide an overview of wolf behavior and their comeback from near
extinction.Sponsored by CT Audobon Society.
Flyer Picture:Mission Wolf
1st, Archeology day at UConn in the IMT building and we have been asked to
*Ongoing clothing drive to benefit Cheyenne River
Souix Reservation we will collect during office hours in 215A and across
* 8th Annual Light the Lodge Powwow
, Sunday March 28,
1999 from 10-5 in Gampel Pavillion. Come enjoy singing, dancing, food and
crafts provided by Natives from all over New England, New York, New Jersey
Back to NACS
Page 2-Club news:
Visit our archives:
Home Page URL:
Layout,design,revisions © 1998-1999
Webmaster: Scott Langlands
Table of contents:
Last Revised: August 23, 1999