Monday, November 24, 2008

INVITE: Indigenous Peoples Thanksgiving Day Annual Sunrise Gathering on Alcatraz Island



INVITE: Indigenous Peoples Thanksgiving Day Annual Sunrise Gathering on Alcatraz Island

International Indian Treaty Council & American Indian Contemporary Arts present:

INDIGENOUS PEOPLES THANKSGIVING DAY
ANNUAL SUNRISE GATHERING ON ALCATRAZ ISLAND

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2008


Join us in this day to give thanks for the Creator's gifts, renew our commitment to protect Mother Earth, honor the many heroes of our struggles, celebrate Indigenous Peoples' survival and build solidarity among all Peoples.

Tobacco and prayers will be offered to the fire for the Earth and coming generations, and for All Our Relations.

Masters of Ceremonies: Morning Star Gali, Lakota Harden and Bill Means. Featuring the All Nations Drum, Traditional Aztec and Pomo Dancers, and special guest speakers and presentations. All are welcome!


LOCATION: Fisherman’s Wharf, Pier # 31 in San Francisco

TICKET PRICE: $ 14.00 (children under 5 free). Purchase advance tickets at www.alcatrazcruises.com, or call 415-981-7625

TIME: Ticket booths open at 4 AM, boats depart at: 4:30, 4:45; 5:00; 5:15; 5:30; 5:45; 6:00. All return by 9 AM. Wheel chair accessible, minimal parking, wear something warm.


FOR MORE INFO: IITC at 415-641-4482 or email AICA: janeenantoine@mac.com. Websites: www.treatycouncil.org and http://groups.msn.com-bayareaindiancalandar.


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