We Take This Opportunity to Cordially Invite You
OCTOBER 15th, 12pm-3pm, Brooklyn and Manhattan, NY
Honoring Indigenous Peoples’ and Land
Walking in Memory of Missing, Murdered and Stolen Native American Women, Relatives and Children Who Vanished in Indian Boarding Schools
Indigenous Peoples of the Americas Parade
12pm – Indigenous Ceremony with Songs and Prayers. Brooklyn Bridge Park Lawn, Brooklyn, NY (by Jane's Carousel). Opening prayers, land acknowledgement. songs, dances and words of wisdom by representatives of All Nations.
1pm - The Hoskie and Nesbah Walk of Honor. Brooklyn Bridge Entrance, Brooklyn, NY. We walk the Brooklyn Bridge (from Brooklyn to Manhattan) in memory of Missing, Murdered and Stolen Native American Women, Relatives and Children who lost their lives prematurely. We will commence the walk from the Brooklyn Bridge Park Lawn.
After the Hoskie & Nesbah Walk Of Honor - we will be uniting with the Indigenous Peoples of the Amercas Parade to walk together in celebration of Unity, Resilience, Traditions and Survivance of the Indigenous Nations. The Parade will be taking place from 12-3pm between 26th St and 17th St, Manhattan. For more info about the Parade, contact Carla Wandering Spirit Alexander @Indigenouspeoplesparade@gmail.com
Among Attending: Representatives and allies of the Turtle Island United coalition, Ramapo Lenape Nation, Antinanco, PAZA, Tree of Life, K’eh Native Action, Forgotten People - Dine’ Be’ Iina’ na’ hil naa, Accomplis, Embrace Life Community, Sacred Mountains Sundance Community, Sinmuy Amungem - For the People Campaign, Touch Mother Earth Non-profit, American Indian Movement, Rise Up for Peltier Coalition, Joyful Life Services and numerous individual supporters.
Details: The participants will be wearing regalia and ancestors’ clothes, red and orange tee-shirts and sweaters commemorating MMIW, and will be accompanied by a drumming group, friends and supporters with banners and signs.
Sat, October 16th, 1pm
Peace and Dignity Memorial Trees Ceremony in Honor of Our Ancestors from the Past to Present Virginia and Lee Graver Arboretum of Muhlenberg College
1581 Bushkill Center Rd, Bath, PA 18014
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