April 28th 2016 is the Independent Scholars Evenings, presentation by Conrad Brown Kwaskwami on the Pow Wow.  On April 22nd, this Friday is a prelude to the Pow Wow at Credit Island

Please read below and see attached.

" Algonquin River Pow Wow of Champions. 2016” 
Algonquin is a form of language spoken by different tribes along the Mississippi River. It was convenient for them to speak the same language when they came to trade. 
The upcoming event will encompass many different tribes who will come from all over the United States and Canada, bringing their own dance style while competing for the best. The winner will get a trophy and an honorarium. The Head Judge, Londel Seaboy is Dakota and Meskwaki. His father Danny Seaboy is Dakota, and the Master of Ceremonies, and will be giving the history of Credit Island during the Pow Wow. 
Preston Duncan Kashemani will be at the  prelude to the Pow Wow on Friday April 22th. 2016 at the Credit Island Lodge from 5pm – 10pm where the Brown Otter Drum group will be performing. Preston Duncan will be giving a presentation.  
Informational talk April 28th. 2016on the upcoming event on May 6th, 7th and 8th 2016 will be given 
Conrad Brown Kwaskwami. 
Conrad is a member of the Meskwaki  Tribe. He is part of  the drum group, currently with the Brown Otter group, he was previously with the Red Earth drum group with whom he traveled all over the United States. 
He is a Fish Clan member and part of  Mississippi River Indian Alliance of the Quad Cities as well as a member of  the Friends of Credit Island. 
April 28th. 2016 
2nd Floor of  the Moline Commercial Club 
1530 Fifth Avenue.  Moline. Illinois. 
7.00 p.m. 
Free and open to the public.  Doors open at 6.30

Independent Scholars Evenings are sponsored by 
.......................................development through innovative scholarship 
The Institute for Cultural & Healing Traditions, Ltd is a 501©3 organization since 1996 
email: instistutecht@gmail.com

* please note: printed copies of  various Independent Scholars presentations are available in library at The Moline Commercial Club and on the website www.qcinstitute.org


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