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American Indian Month Kicks Off at GCML

Friday, April 17th, 2009 at 5:04 am

ONAMIA, Minn. – In celebration of American Indian month, Grand Casino Mille Lacs will host the 12th annual powwow and arts and craft show.  Both events will be held Sunday, May 3, at the Grand Casino Mille Lacs Events & Convention Center.  Admission is free.

The powwow will include two grand entries, one at noon and the second at 5 p.m.  This family event, hosted in conjunction with AMVETS Post 53, will offer a glance into traditional Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe culture.

The arts and craft show will feature handmade items from artists across the region, including American Indian artists.  The show will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.  For booth space and complete details, please call Ann Stafford at 1-800-626-5825, ext. 8574.

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