POWWOW & EVENTS


PAST EVENTS
NYA:WE!  THANK YOU to everyone who participated in our 2021 Social Distance Powwow!







A huge THANK YOU to the Dreamcatcher Charitable Foundation for their generous donation of $1,000 towards our 26th Annual PowWow and Car Show!

Pura Fe (Vocalist/Musician)
Skaroreh Kate'nu'a:ka Nation
Mark Barefoot (Flute)
Onondaga
Six Nations of the Grand River
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PHOTOS FROM THE 25th ANNUAL MEHERRIN POWWOW OCTOBER 4-6, 2013

View Indian Country Today Media Networks' Vincent Schilling 20013 interview of Chief Brown at the 25th Annual (2013) Meherrin Harvest Festival Powwow!
Read more at http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2013/10/16/video-3-east-coast-pow-wows-151774
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MIRROR 1

School Day Programs

School Day Programs

Free Blood Pressure Checks and healthy eating education!

Flag honoring

Powwow dances

Powwow dances

Powwow Dancing

Drum groups

Drum Groups

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PHOTOS FROM THE 24th ANNUAL MEHERRIN POWWOW OCTOBER 5-7, 2012

POWWOW RECAP:

Over $5,000 in cash and prizes were distributed through contests, raffles, and drums!

Women's Smoke Dance Contest Winners (among those pictured):

1st- Lisa George

2nd: Amanda Dunn

3rd: Cassie Thomas

Men's Smoke Dance Contest Winners (among those pictured):

1st- Health Hill

2nd- Charles Balisle

3rd- Marcus Dunn

Men's Smoke Dance Contest Winners
1st- Kaya Littleturtle

2nd- Richard Wallar

3rd- Fred Pedro

Iroquois social dance specials

Native women showing off their beautiful regalia's'

Nearly 1,000 students attended our education school day programs!  Students learned about Basket Weaving, Meherrin Language, Weapons, Hunting, Dances, History, and Stories.

Chief Wayne Brown along with Denise Brown-Mcauly and Chief Billy Lazore presented special honors to local community leaders.

Meherrins working hard in the food shack too keep our dancers and visitors fed and happy!

Three days of festivites, dances, and educational programs were blessed with great weather and public participation!

Beautiful Smoke Dancing!  Lisa George took the 1st place prize in the women's division.

Nya:weh- Thank you to our smoke dance contest and social dance singer, Chis Thomas!


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2012 Meherrin Strawberry Ceremony

Meherrins ready for Ceremony




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2011 Meherrin Harvest Festival

Social Dances

Stick Dance

Friendship Dance

Old style war dance

Old style war dance

Iroquois singers

Aztec Performers

Host Drum, Sacred Grounds

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2008 Meherrin Strawberry Ceremony




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