2nd Annual Pow Wow

When?12:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Friday, March 24, 2017

Where?Cambrian College Gymnasium and Student Life Centre

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Master of Ceremonies
Chris The Pleasant Pheasant

Host Drum
High Ridge Singers

Co-Host
High Eagle

Invited Drums
Genaabaajing Jr’s
Young Thunderbirds

Head Dancers
Waasnode Lightning, of Maskwacis, Alberta
Kihiw Lightning, of Maskwacis, Alberta

Rules and Etiquette

  1. Please be on time. College staff and the pow wow Master of Ceremonies are doing everything possible to ensure activities run smoothly.
  2. Seats in the front row are reserved for the dancers and drummers.
  3. Please stand and remove hats during Grand Entry and ceremonial songs.
  4. Ask permission before taking pictures or videos of the dancers/drummers. No recordings allowed during Grand Entry or ceremonial songs.
  5. Listen to the Master of Ceremonies and Arena Director.
  6. Respect the elders, drummers, singers, dancers, and the pow wow staff and committee.
  7. The dancers wear regalia while they are dancing, not “costumes.” You should not touch the regalia unless you ask.
  8. Move in a clockwise direction when you are in the dance area.
  9. Do not bring alcohol or drugs to the pow wow. Do not come to the pow wow while you are intoxicated.
  10. Ask people around you to explain things you don’t understand; most will be eager to share their knowledge with you.
  11. Be respectful. If someone is behind you, make room for them to see by stepping aside, sitting, or kneeling.
  12. Cambrian College is not responsible for accidents, theft, or property damage.
  13. Enjoy the pow wow and join us afterwards for a feast in the Student Life Centre.