Events for Hibulb Cultural Center’s first anniversary

  • Wed Aug 15th, 2012 10:02pm
  • News

Following are events scheduled for the three-day celebration marking the first anniversary of the Tulalip Tribes’ Hibulb Cultural Center and Natural History Preserve. Craft vendors are planned for Saturday and Sunday and a salmon dinner will be available for purchase. Admission is free. The center is located at 6410 23rd Ave. NE.

Friday

Noon to 4 p.m.: Healthy Living Education Day, demonstrations of traditional tea making, jam making, outdoor cooking and weaving. Diabetes education and consultations by a naturopath, podiatrist, optometrist and fitness coach.

4:30-6 p.m.: Film screening of “Teachings of the Tree People: The Work of Bruce Miller” with introduction by Tracy Rector of Long House Media.

Saturday

10-11 a.m.: Opening remarks, prayer, and Welcome Song by Tulalip Singers and Drummers.

11:30 a.m.-noon: Storytelling by Lois Langrebe.

1-3 p.m.: Seattle gardening expert Cisco Morris talks about organic gardening.

3-4 p.m.: Coast Salish painting demonstration by James Madison.

4-5:30 p.m.: Film screening of “Smoke Signals” with introduction by one of its actors, Evan Adams.

Sunday

11 a.m.-noon: Lecture and book signing by longtime fishing rights activist Billy Frank Jr.

1-1:30 p.m.: Storytelling by Kelly Moses and Ray Moses.

1:30-2:30 p.m.: Chain saw carving demonstration by Cy Williams and Tim Williams.

2:30-3:30 p.m.: Pacific Northwest drawing workshop by Steve Madison .

4-5 p.m.: Theater performance by Red Eagle Soaring Youth Theater.