News From Native California Volume 31, Issue 3 - Page 6

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

SPECIAL EVENTS
April 7 Agave Harvest , Malki Museum , 11795 Malki Rd ., Morongo Reservation , Banning . The Agave Harvest and Roast is an annual event sponsored by the Malki Museum , held on two consecutive Saturdays in April , when the agave plants were traditionally gathered . The agave ( amul ) was a basic food staple for the Cahuilla and Kumeyaay Indians of Southern California . $ 10 donation appreciated . For more info , call ( 951 ) 849 7289 or visit www . malkimuseum . org .
HSU Big Time & Social Gathering , Humboldt State University , 1 Harpst St ., Arcata . Cultural sharing , demonstrations , vendors , and traditional games . For more info , visit www . itepp . humboldt . edu .
SDSU Native American Student Association Powwow , San Diego State University , 5500 Campanile Dr ., San Diego . Native American music , dancing , prayers , food , jewelry , and clothes from various tribes . For more info , contact cmedellin @ sdsu . edu .
April 14 Agave Roast , Malki Museum , 11795 Malki Rd ., Morongo Reservation , Banning . $ 10 donation appreciated . For more info , call ( 951 ) 849 7289 or visit www . malkimuseum . org .
Soboba Trail Race , Soboba Band of Luiseño Indian Reservation , San Jacinto . Course is a mix of single track and fire road with challenging hills and some technical downhill sections . For more info , visit www . trailrunner . com / event / soboba-trail-race .
April 14 – 15 Chumash Day Powwow , Malibu Bluffs Park , Malibu . Traditional dancing , singing , drums , vendors , food , Chumash storytelling , and children ’ s crafts . For more info , call ( 310 ) 317-1364 .
April 21 Sherman Indian High School Powwow , 9010 Magnolia Ave ., Riverside . Intertribal dances , grand entries , and contest . For more info , call ( 951 ) 276-6325 .
April 28 Yomen Spring Celebration , Maidu Museum and Historic Site , 1970 Johnson Ranch Rd ., Roseville . Opening blessing followed by California Indian dancers , skill demonstrations , tours through the historic site , old ways craft demonstrations , children ’ s activities , storytelling , and a Native craft fair . For more information , visit www . roseville . ca . us / indianmuseum .
April 29 Cooking the Native Way Book Signing , Autry Museum of the American West , 4700 Western Heritage Way , Los Angeles . Members of the Chia Cafe Collective and authors of Cooking the Native Way will be presenting and signing their book . RVSP with Terria Smith at terria @ heydaybooks . com .
May 5 Go Native ! A Native American Cultural Celebration , Foothills Picnic Area , Sequoia National Park . Opening cultural blessing and drumming , history of Yokuts tribe . Open to the public ; bring chairs and blankets . For more info , visit www . ciba . org .
May 5 – 6 Cupa Days , Cupa Cultural Center , Pala Reservation . Dancing , bird singing , peon tournament , Native arts and crafts , cultural exhibits , and plenty of Indian tacos . For more info , visit www . palatribe . com .
May 11 – 13 Stanford Powwow , Eucalyptus Grove , Galvaz St . and Campus Dr ., Stanford University . Open to the public ; overnight camping spaces available . Donations for parking and camping are welcome . For more info , visit www . powwow . stanford . edu .
May 19 Rock Art Mysteries , Maidu Museum and Historic Site , 1970 Johnson Ranch Rd ., Roseville . Take a walk through the historic site to observe petroglyphs by lantern light . 8 p . m . For more info , visit www . roseville . ca . us / indianmuseum .
May 25 – 26 37th Annual UCR Powwow , Riverside Sports Complex , 1000 W . Blaine St ., Riverside . Traditional Native American dancers , drum groups , bird singers , and other artists will be present , and vendors will sell food , handmade Native American jewelry , arts and crafts , and other merchandise . For more info , visit www . nasp . ucr . edu / events / pow-wow . html .
May 26 – 27 Chaw ’ se Day , Chaw ’ se Indian Grinding Rock State Historic Park , 14881 Pine Grove – Volcano Rd ., Pine Grove . Annual celebration welcoming spring , featuring Native American games , cuisine , dancing , crafts , and more . Hosted by the Jackson Rancheria Band of Miwuk Indians . Free and open to the public . For more info , visit www . jacksoncasino . com / tribal / chaw-se-day .
May 27 54th Annual Kewet , Malki Museum , 11795 Malki Rd ., Banning . Dancers and singers representing several Southern California tribes ; Native American vendors from across the Southwest . For more info , visit www . malkimuseum . org / kewet .
June 2 2nd Annual Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel Earth Day , Santa Ysabel Gathering Grounds . 11 a . m . to 3:30 p . m . For more info , contact Andrew at ajpittman25 @ gmail . com .
June 22 – 24 California Indian Basketweavers Gathering , Berry Creek Rancheria . A statewide gathering of weavers , museums , public land agencies , ethnobotanists , and funders . For more info , visit www . ciba . org .
July 20 – 22 Redbird ’ s Children of Many Colors Powwow , Moorpark College , 7075 Campus Rd ., Moorpark . Native American singing , dancing , drumming , honoring ceremonies , arts and crafts , food booths , other nonprofit associations , tipis , storytellers , flint knapping , traditional craft demonstrations . $ 2 suggested donation for parking , no admission fee . For more info , visit www . crazycrow . com / site / event / children-of-manycolors-intertribal-powwow .
EXHIBITS
May 12 , 2018 – January 6 , 2019 Rick Bartow : Things You Know But Cannot Explain , Autry Museum of the American West , 4700 Western Heritage Way , Los Angeles . Organized by the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art at the University of Oregon , Rick Bartow : Things You Know But Cannot Explain is the artist ’ s first major retrospective and a contribution to the growing body of scholarship on contemporary Native artists . Bartow ( Wiyot ) established his art career in the 1980s following service in Vietnam and a period of recovery from PTSD and alcoholism . His work consists of large-scale paintings , drawings , prints , and sculptures that often feature haunting combinations of animal and human forms , and are often both deeply personal and culturally relevant .
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CALENDAR OF EVENTS SPECIAL EVENTS April 7 Agave Harvest, Malki Museum, 11795 Malki Rd., Morongo Reserva- tion, Banning. The Agave Harvest and Roast is an annual event sponsored by the Malki Museum, held on two consecutive Saturdays in April, when the agave plants were traditionally gathered. The agave (amul) was a basic food staple for the Cahuilla and Kumeyaay Indians of Southern California. $10 dona- tion appreciated. For more info, call (951) 849 7289 or visit www. malkimuseum.org. children’s crafts. For more info, call (310) 317-1364. April 21 Sherman Indian High School Powwow, 9010 Magnolia Ave., Riverside. Intertribal dances, grand entries, and contest. For more info, call (951) 276-6325. April 28 Yomen Spring Celebration, Maidu Museum and Historic Site, 1970 Johnson Ranch Rd., Roseville. Opening blessing followed by California Indian dancers, skill demonstrations, tours through the historic site, old ways craft demonstrations, children’s activities, HSU Big Time & Social Gathering, Humboldt State University, 1 Harpst storytelling, and a Native craft fair. St., Arcata. Cultural sharing, dem- For more information, visit www. onstrations, vendors, and traditional roseville.ca.us/indianmuseum. games. For more info, visit www. April 29 itepp.humboldt.edu. Cooking the Native Way Book Signing, SDSU Native American Student Association Powwow, San Diego State University, 5500 Campanile Dr., San Diego. Native American music, dancing, prayers, food, jewelry, and clothes from various tribes. For more info, contact cmedellin@sdsu.edu. April 14 Agave Roast, Malki Museum, 11795 Malki Rd., Morongo Reservation, Banning. $10 donation appreciated. For more info, call (951) 849 7289 or visit www.malkimuseum.org. Soboba Trail Race, Soboba Band of Luiseño Indian Reservation, San Jacinto. Course is a mix of single track and fire road with challenging hills and some technical downhill sections. For more info, visit www.trailrunner.com/event/ soboba-trail-race. April 14–15 Chumash Day Powwow, Malibu Bluffs Park, Malibu. Traditional dancing, singing, drums, vendors, food, Chumash storytelling, and 4 ▼ N E WS F ROM N AT IVE C AL IFO RNIA Autry Museum of the American West, 4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles. Members of the Chia Cafe Collective and authors of Cooking the Native Way will be presenting and signing their book. RVSP with Terria Smith at terria@ heydaybooks.com. May 5 Go Native! A Native American Cultural Celebration, Foothills Picnic Area, Sequoia National Park. Opening cultural blessing and drumming, history of Yokuts tribe. Open to the public; bring chairs and blankets. For more info, visit www.ciba.org. May 5–6 Cupa Days, Cupa Cultural Center, Pala Reservation. Dancing, bird singing, peon tournament, Native arts and crafts, cultural exhibits, and plenty of Indian tacos. For more info, visit www.palatribe.com. May 11–13 Stanford Powwow, Eucalyptus Grove, Galvaz St. and Campus Dr., Stan- ford University. Open to the public; overnight camping spaces available. Donations for par rB6p&RvV6Rf"&Rff6@wwrwvr7Ff&BVGR&6'Bח7FW&W2GRW6WVЦB7F&26FRs6&6&B&6WfRFRvưF&VvFR7F&26FRF'6W'fPWG&vǗ2'FW&ƖvBf"&Rff6Bwwr&6WfR6W2FW6WV#^( 3#`3wFVT5"wvr&fW'6FP7'G26Wr&P7B&fW'6FRG&FFFfPW&6F6W'2G'Vw&W2&&B6vW'2BFW"'F7G2v&P&W6VBBfVF'2v6VfBFFRFfRW&6WvV''G2B7&gG2BFW"W&6ЦF6Rf"&Rff6Bwwr7V7"VGRWfVG2rvrF#n( 3#p6~( 6RF6~( 6RFw&Fr&67FFR7F&2&CRw&f^( 5f6&BPw&fRV6VV'&FvV6Цr7&rfVGW&rFfRW&Ц6vW27V6RF6r7&gG2B&R7FVB'FR66&6W&&Bb֗wVF2g&VRBVFFRV&Ɩ2f &Rff6Bwwr66666G&&6r6RF#pSGFVWvWBƶW6WVsRƶ&B&rF6W'0B6vW'2&W&W6VFr6WfW&6WFW&6Ɩf&G&&W3FfPW&6fVF'2g&7&72FP6WFvW7Bf"&Rff6@wwrƶW6WV&rWvWBधVR &BVFb6F6&VV'FF6F6&VvFW&rw&VG2F33f"&Rf6F7BG&WpBGF#Tv6धVR#.( 3#@6Ɩf&F&6WGvVfW'0vFW&r&W''7&VV&6W&7FFWvFRvFW&rbvVfW'2W6WV2V&Ɩ2BvV6W2WF&F7G2BgVFW'2f &Rff6Bwwr6&&rधVǒ#( 3# &VF&&N( 26G&Vb6'0wvr'&6VvRssP6W2&B'&FfPW&66vrF6rG'VЦ֖r&r6W&VW2'G0B7&gG2fB&F2FW"Ч&fB766F2F27F'FVW'2fƖBrG&FF7&gBFVЦ7G&F2C"7VvvW7FVBFFf"&rF֗76fVRf &Rff6Bwwr7&7&r66FRWfVB6G&VbЦ6'2֖FW'G&&wvrU$E0"#( 4V'b#&6&'FsFw2Rr'W@6BWWG'W6WV`FRW&6vW7BCsvW7FW&आW&FvRv2vVW2&v旦VB'FR&F66GW W6WVb'BBFRVfW'6Gb&Vv&6&'FsFw0Rr'WB6BW2FP'F7N( 2f'7B"&WG&7V7FfPB6G&'WFFFRw&vp&Gb66'66FVЧ&'FfR'F7G2&'FrvBW7F&Ɨ6VB2'B6&VW"FP2fvr6W'f6RfWFЦBW&Bb&V6fW'g&ХE4BB6Ɨ62v&667G2b&vR66RFw2G&vw2&G2B67VGW&W0FBgFVfVGW&RVFr6Ц&F2bBVf&2B&RgFV&FFVWǐW'6B7VGW&ǒ&VWfB