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      52nd Annual Memorial Day Weekend Powwow in Spencer


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      May 23, 2020

      Saturday   9:00 AM - 10:00 PM (daily for 2 times)

      92 McCormick Road
      Spencer, Massachusetts 01562

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      52nd Annual Memorial Day Weekend Powwow

      Join us for the 52nd Annual AIS Memorial Day Weekend Powwow on May 23-25, 2020 at the 4H Camp Marshall in Spencer, Massachusetts. The AIS Memorial Day Weekend Powwow features Native American dances, drumming, kids’ activities, craft display, and vendors selling Native American crafts, supplies and handmade items.

      Afternoon and evening inter-tribal dance sessions will be held on Saturday and Sunday. Spectators are welcome to join many of the dances, so bring your dancing shoes (or moccasins). A special Gourd Dance will be held 3:00-5:00 PM Sunday.

      Day Visitors Admission
      $7 Adult, $3 Child (under 12)
      Weekend Admission
      AIS Members: $10 Adult, $5 under 18
      Non-Members: $20 Adult, $10 under 18

      Overnight camping is available for powwow participants from 3PM Friday through 11AM Monday.
      Camper Vehicles: $15/day without electricity; $25/day w/limited electrical hookup

      Powwow Schedule (subject to change)
      Friday
      1:00 PM Staff Arrives
      3:00 PM Registration Begins
      8:00 PM Powwow Committee Meeting

      Saturday
      9:00 AM Gates Open to Public
      9:30 AM Flag Raising
      10:00 AM Craft Contest & Children’s Activities
      1:00 PM – 4:00 PM General Dance Session w/Contest Dances
      5:00 PM Camp Feast
      7:00 PM – 10:00 PM Evening Dance Session

      Sunday
      9:00 AM Flag Raising
      9:15 AM Annual Member’s Meeting
      10:30 AM Artifact Sale
      1:30 – 2:30 PM Educational Seminars (two 45 minute sessions)
      3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Gourd Dance Session
      7:00 PM – 10:00 PM Evening Dance Session

      Monday
      Pack up and Safe Journey Home

      General Information: Email ais-inc@earthlink.net

      No alcohol and no drugs at event.

      All pets are required to be leashed and owners of dogs must show valid license tags at registration.

      Cost: Payment required - Day Visitors Admission $7 Adult, $3 Child (under 12) Weekend Admission AIS Members: $10 Adult, $5 under 18 Non-Members: $20 Adult, $10 under 18

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