Honor the Mounds (Indian Festival) – 2015

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Honor the Mounds  - 2Source: Rock River Times, August 5 – 11, 2015

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“Honor the Mounds” – Beattie Park

“19th Annual ‘Honor the Mounds’ at Beattie Park¬† –¬† part one

By Susan Johnson

“Lakota elder Terry “Standing Buffalo’ Reynolds gave the opening prayer, as arranged by the Native American Awareness Committee.”

“…head male dancer, Ronnie Preston (Apache) entertained the audience with a song and stories.”

“The drum group Night Eagle Singers…”

“Hoo Haven Wildlife Rehabilitation offered a presentation of live animals, introduced by Executive Director Karen Herdklotz…”

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Source: Rock River Times, Aug. 13 – 18, 2014