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Blue Jay Brings Back the Moon - A Na’ah Illahee Fund Event

  • Daybreak Star Cultural Center 5011 Bernie Whitebear Way Seattle, WA, 98199 United States (map)

$25 ticket, includes dinner


yəhaw̓ will be curating the art market vendors for Na'ah Illahee Fund's annual celebration of Native arts and culture.

Blue Jay, Northwest Coast Salish tribes' trickster character, who through his antics brings us laughter, pranks, and yes, even powerful lessons. In this traditional story from the Snoqualmie people, the cunning Blue Jay ventures out to bring Snoqual the Moon -- the Transformer, who has been kidnapped by the Dog Salmon people and taken to the Sky world, back to Earth to help prepare for the humans to arrive.

Join Na'ah Illahee Fund, a Seattle-based Native women-led nonprofit organization as they fill the evening with Native American culture and community spirit! 4:00 PM Reception with Art Show and Holiday Marketplace featuring local Native artists and beautiful handmade textiles from the Shipibo Indigenous women of the Amazon Rainforest!

The festive evening program, 6:00 - 8:30 PM:
* A delicious organic/locally sourced dinner featuring traditional indigenous foods of the Americas
* Na'ah Illahee will be awarding their fifth annual Spirit of Indigenous Leadership award
* Presentations from the the Yahowt and Youth Programs
* Presentations from Grantee Partners of the Ahdanehi Women's Giving Circle.

To purchase a ticket: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3738898