Wednesday’s luncheon will feature venison and fry bread. Pacific High students will distribute additional deer meat to elders.

Jackie White works for Social Services with the Sitka Tribe of Alaska. This Wednesday (12-3 p.m. November 29, ANB Founders Hall) she’s organizing an “Honoring our Tribal Elders” event. There will be a luncheon, door prizes, and a swearing-in ceremony for newly-elected members of the Tribal Council. Auriella Hughes, executive director of Brave Heart Volunteers, will give a brief presentation on the importance of engaging elders in our lives.

See the week’s Native American Heritage Month schedule.

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