2016 American Indian Heritage Day in Texas Celebration

Mothers (of) Wisdom

4th Annual American Indian Heritage Day Celebration

+ 4th Annual / 2016 AIHD Celebration +

Mothers (of) Wisdom

PROFILE IN HISTORY: Preservation of Tribal Dialect

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9:50 AM
Calling Song – Comanche Thunder

10:00 AM
Opening Prayer – Lydia Gonzales, AIHD Elder
Song – Comanche Thunder
Welcome – Brian Larney, AIHD Chairman
Jason Ortiz, AIHD Vice Chairman
Mothers (of) Wisdom: Theme Description by Emilia Gaston
Poem – Audrey Kindle
AIHD Mothers (of) Wisdom Interpretations –

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10:20 am  
PROFILE IN HISTORYPreservation of Tribal Dialect

Facilitator: Kristy Willis
Panel: Rev. Julienne Judd
Panel: John Tiddark
Panel: Rev. Alvin Deer
Panel: Kandace Folsom
Panel: Justin Neely

Tribal Connections

Mothers (of) Wisdom

TRIBAL SHOWCASE: Citizen Potawatomi Nation

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11:30 am TRIBAL SHOWCASE: Citizen Potawatomi Nation

Facilitator: Robert Whistler
Chairman “John “Rocky” Barnett
Dr. Kelli Mosteller, Dir., Cultural Heritage

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12:30 pm TRIBAL CONNECTIONS

Facilitator:
State and Local Officials
Appreciation to Chickasaw Nation
Recognition of Visiting Tribes
Recognition of Tribal Royalties – Teanna
Pioneer Architect of Dallas
Recognitions of Sponsors
Appreciation to Lone Star Park

The Four Elements of Life: Wind, Earth, Water, Fire

Afternoon Session

Echoes of Future Legacy

Featured Artist: Frank Waln

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1:00pm PRESERVATION OF MUSIC AND DANCE:

ECHOES OF future LEGACY

Facilitator: Jodi Voice
Guest: Frank Wahn, American Indian Hip-Hop Rapper

Afternoon Session

War Mothers

The History of the Round Dance

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2:00 pm ECHOES OF LEGACY – WAR MOTHERS

Facilitator: Peggy Larney
GUEST: Karen Onco

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2:30 pm ECHOES OF LEGACY – ROUND DANCE

Facilitator: Clift Queton

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3:00 pm CLOSING CEREMONY

Facilitator: Brian Larney, AIHD Chairman
Recognition of 2016 AIHD Ambassadors
Closing: DRUM SONG – Rowe Kishketon

American Indian Heritage Day in Texas welcomes you to our event.

We invite you to our day! Our Celebration!

American Indian Heritage Day in Texas is LAW in the State of Texas
BACKED BY THE BEST

OUR GREAT SPONSORS

We are so humbled by the support of our sponsors to help us strengthen our commitment to provide to our American Indian communities.
REACH OUT TO US

CONTACT AMERICAN INDIAN HERITAGE DAY IN TEXAS

Our organization continues to bridge gaps that break stereotypes, prejudice and racism. Feel free to contact us to learn more about the 567 Tribes in the United States and bring awareness to have a better understanding of our people today.

Address:

P.O. Box 225034
Dallas, TX 75202-5034

Phone:

tel_214.943.9616

Hours:

Mon-Fri 11am - 3pm
Sat-Sun 12am - 4am





CELEBRATION ON LAST SATURDAY OF SEPTEMBER

EVENT AT LONE STAR PARK

Lone Star Park / 1000 Lone Star Pkwy, Grand Prairie, TX 75050 / (972) 263-7223