WALLOWA — The Tamkaliks Pow Wow highlights the history and culture of American Indians through song, dance, ceremony and food.
The public is invited to the event, which kicks off Friday from 1-4 p.m. at the Homeland Project’s Office, 209 E. Second St., Wallowa. It features cattail basket weaving and beading instructed (supplies provided). The first dance roll call is Friday evening under the dance arbor at 7 p.m. followed by social dancing with emcees Thomas Morning Owl and Fred Hill.
The event continues all day Saturday, including a parade at 9 a.m., followed by a ceremony honoring the Women Warriors of the 1877 Nez Perce War. The dance roll calls are at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday’s activities include Washat services at 9 a.m. at the new longhouse, followed by a Friendship Feast at noon and the final dance roll call at 2 p.m.