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Honoring the Wisdom of Our Elders
Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, 6 – 8:30 p.m.
Honoring the Wisdom of Our Elders
WhereCentral Library
Room LocationLevel 1 - Microsoft Auditorium
AudienceTeens, Adults
LanguageEnglish
SummaryListen to the wisdom of our elders who will share their experiences, knowledge, and stories. We are honored to recognize those have worked to keep Indigenous legacies alive.
DescriptionWhen we listen to the wisdom of our elders who generously share their lived experiences, knowledge and stories with us, we leave space to recognize those have worked from time immemorial until now to keep Indigenous legacies alive.

Schedule
6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Light refreshments

6:30 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.
Opening blessing and Welcoming song

6:45 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.
Esteemed Presenters
• Jackie Swanson (Muckleshoot/Duwamish)
• Peg Deam (Suquamish)
• John Mullen (Snoqualmie)
• Anna Haala (Tlingit/Urban)

About yәhaw̓
Through December 2018, the Central Library is celebrating yəhaw̓ , a year-long, Indigenous-led arts project that will culminate in a major exhibition at Seattle Office of Arts & Culture’s ARTS at King Street Station in January 2019. Everyone is invited to take part in community exhibits, artist residencies, and public events across the region. Over 200 Indigenous creatives will take part in yəhaw̓ and the project is designed to Indigenize the city. For more information, visit yehawshow.com
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.

This program is made possible through the guidance of our Native Advisory Council and
with support from the Seattle Public Library Foundation.
PodcastThis event will be recorded for podcast.
Contact Phone206-386-4636
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Contact Info*Central Library
ContactDavida
Room CapacitySpace is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.
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