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Dancing into the Future: Jingle Dress Performance & Presentation

Join your library to learn about the significance of the Jingle Dress to local Native people, including the history of how it came to the Ojibwe by a dream, why it is considered a healing dress and how the Ojibwe gifted it to other tribes. This program will feature a presentation of four Jingle Dresses, dance demonstrations and a drum circle. Artist Christy Goulet will host the program and will give a detailed oral account as well as answer audience questions. She is a tribally enrolled member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa.

“Dancing Into the Future” will be offered free-of-charge and open to the public. The program is made possible in part thanks to funding from the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund. 

Crookston Public Library
Saturday, September 17 at 11:00 a.m.

Moorhead Public Library
Saturday, September 24 at 1:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 24 at 3:30 p.m.

Detroit Lakes Public Library
Saturday, October 1 at 1:00 p.m.

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