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Saxapahaw Indigenous People's Day

A celebration of past, present and future Indigenous people in Alamance County

Suggested donation: $5



6pm: Land Acknowledgement with Crystal Keck (Occaneechi Saponi) and Storytelling for youth with Jason Crazy Bear Keck (Choctaw)

7pm: Panel Discussion with Alexandra Sutton Lawrence, Ph.D. (Saponi Catawba/Ohio Saponi), Beverly A. Scarlett, (Ohio Saponi), Crystal Cavalier-Keck, M.P.A, Doctoral Student, University of Dayton, (Occaneechi Saponi), Jason Crazy Bear Keck (Choctaw)

8pm: Musical Performance by A.yoni Jeffries (Occaneechi Saponi)

Featuring Modern Native Cuisine with Indigenous Ingredients for tasting by Ft. Chef Emma Andrade (Lumbee & Luiseño) and visual art by Miranda Dawn (Navajo)

This program is made possible in part by a grant from the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation

***DISCLAIMER: Though this event is planned with individuals of various Tribes and Nations, it is in no way officially coordinated with the Occaneechi Band of the Saponi Nation, nor any other Tribe or Nation; the views and opinions expressed are those of individuals and not necessarily that of any Indigenous Tribal organization.

Earlier Event: March 30
Text and Textile
Later Event: October 25
Sin by Silence documentary screening