Date(s) - 27/02/2018
University of Regina Gym 3
Sâkêwêwak Annual Storytellers Festival 2018
Introduction to Powwow
This is a FREE event presented in partnership with the University of Regina Aboriginal Students Centre and Kinesiology & Health Studies. Special thanks to the University of Regina Office of Inidigenization
Anyone interested in learning more about powwow is welcome to attend.
Parking: Guests can pay for parking in lot 2 in front of Riddell Centre, or metered parking (Parking for school buses is provided with registration)
****** Groups of 6 or more are asked to REGISTER HERE ********
Individuals and small groups need not register.
Intro to Powwow features live dance performances and showcases the spiritual, physical and cultural benefits of powwow. Presentations provide a contextual and historical framework for powwow. Along with providing information about the development and organization of powwow, Intro to Powwow is an opportunity to learn about the significance and meaning behind the songs and dances, and describes the different elements of the specific regalia associated with
each style of dance.
This session will be lead by Charging Bear Performance.