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University Hosts Seventh Annual Social Powwow

Willamette University will host the Seventh Annual Social Powwow Saturday, March 14, in Cone Field House at Sparks Athletic Center. The free event, which is open to the public, begins with a Grand Entry at 4 p.m.

The event will include Native arts and crafts, food, dancers, drum groups, a raffle for a Pendleton blanket and a men's Grass Dance contest. The master of ceremonies is Bob Tom, the arena director is David West and the host drum is Steiger Butte.

The powwow is sponsored by Willamette's Native American Enlightenment Association and the Office of Multicultural Affairs. For more information call (503) 370-6265.

03-08-2009