Celebration 2012 Events Schedule

In addition to dance performances at Centennial Hall, Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall, Sealaska Plaza and Marine Park, Celebration includes the following associated events:

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6

Native Artist Gathering

11 a.m.–3:30 p.m. | FREE

Networking, discussions, idea sharing.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center

 

Juried Art Show awards

4:30–7 p.m. | FREE

Open gallery, awards ceremony and reception.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 7

Native Artist market

8 a.m.–6 p.m. | FREE

Retail Native art sales.

Sealaska Plaza

 

Juried Art Show

9 a.m.–6 p.m. | FREE

Open gallery.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center

 

Workshop: Face stamp

12–2 p.m. | $10

Taught by Lorene (Shadootla) Hanlon. Learn about face stamps and make your own.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center

 

Soapberry Contest

2–3 p.m. | FREE

Contestants compete for best soapberries.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center

 

Lecture: Haa léelk’w hás aani saax’ú: Our grandparents’ names on the land

3–4:30 p.m. | FREE

Thomas Thornton and Harold Martin will talk about the Southeast Native place names project and recently completed atlas. Followed by a book signing.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center

 

Film: For the Rights of All

3–4:30 p.m. | FREE

Gold Town Nickelodeon Theater.

 

All Ages Workshop: Song Writing /

DrumSongProject

5–7 p.m. | FREE

Led by George Holly. Participants will learn about song writing and create a group song. Includes performance by Shgen George’s 4th/5th grade class.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center

 

Film: Reel Injun

7–9 p.m. | $5

History of the depiction of Native Americans in Hollywood films.

Gold Town Nickelodeon Theater

 

Black Seaweed Judging

8–9 p.m. | FREE

Judges sample seaweed entries.

Egan Room, Centennial Hall

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 8

Native Artist market

8 a.m.–6 p.m. | FREE

Retail Native art sales

Sealaska Plaza

 

Juried Art Show

9 a.m.–6 p.m. | FREE

Open gallery.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center

 

Artist demonstrations by past Juried Art Show winners

10 a.m.–12:30 p.m. | FREE

Featuring Della Cheney, Teri Rofkar, Nick Anderson.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center

 

Workshop: Formline Design (1 of 2)

1–3:30 p.m. | $10

Taught by Nicholas Galanin. Learn the basics of Tlingit formline.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center

 

Film: For the Rights of All

3–4:30 p.m. | FREE

Viewing followed by talk led by Ishmael Hope.

Gold Town Nickelodeon Theater

 

Workshop: The Way our Grandparents Once Told Stories

4:30–6:30 p.m. | FREE

Led by Ishmael Hope. Inviting tradition bearers and students to honor the art of storytelling and oratory.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center

 

Film: Reel Injun

4:30–6:30 p.m. | $5

History of the depiction of Native Americans in Hollywood films.

Gold Town Nickelodeon Theater

 

Open Mic: Poetry, STORIES, music

7:30–9 p.m. | pay as you can

Open to customary or customary-inspired performers. Hosted by Nae Tumulak and Ricky Tagaban.

Gold Town Nickelodeon Theater

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 9

Native Artist Market

8 a.m.–6 p.m. | FREE

Retail Native art sales

Sealaska Plaza

 

Juried Art Show

9 a.m.–6 p.m. | FREE

Open gallery

Juneau Arts & Culture Center

 

Language Open House

11:30 a.m.–2 p.m. | FREE

Demo of language project and materials.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center

 

Film: Reel Injun

1–2:30 p.m. | $5

History of the depiction of Native Americans in Hollywood films.

Gold Town Nickelodeon Theater

 

Workshop: Formline Design (2 of 2)

2–4:30 p.m. | $10

Taught by Nicholas Galanin. Learn the basics of Tlingit formline.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center

 

Lecture: Northern Northwest Coast Native Headgear

2 p.m. | FREE

Steve Hendrickson will talk about origins, types and styles of NWC hats and headdresses.

Sealaska Plaza, 4th floor boardroom

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