17 Jan Bear River Commemoration 2018
Bear River Commemoration 2018
Location: BPL Commons
Time: 10:00AM – 4:00PM
Please join us for the 24th Annual Bear River Commemoration on Tuesday, January, 23rd at 10:00 am in the BCC Student Commons. Welcome by Termaine Edmo, BCC Student senate president, followed by an opening prayer from Betty Little Plume and a BCC drum dedication by Gerald “Chee Chee” Whiteman. Presentations will begin at 10:30 am in the Student Commons starting with a presentation by Iva Croff titled “Revisiting Bear River: Historical overview of the Bear River Massacre”, followed by “A Understanding Historical Trauma and Healing Through Art Expression” presented by Matthew Johnson, and Mari King.
BCC will be holding a drum making demonstration in the BPL 123 classroom from 10:30am – 1:00pm
The Medicine Spring Library will also be holding a Bear River Documents/Resources Display in the Archives from 9am – 4pm.
For full Agenda click here. Bear River Commemoration Agenda.