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Congratulations! Sad farewell to Ernest House Jr. who resigned as Executive Director of the Colorado Commission of Indian Affairs (CCIA) effective September 28, 2018. To become the Senior Policy Director at the Keystone Policy Center. Thank you for your hard work over the years, Ernest! Good luck in your new position at the Keystone Policy Center. You will be missed. Congratulations to Kathryn Red Horse for becoming the State of Colorado Indian Child Welfare Coordinator in the spring, 2018. Good news! The DPS Board of Education, May 17, 2018, has approved the American Indian Academy of Denver Charter School. DPS is currently searching for a new superintendent and it’s important to hear from parents, students and community members. They are hosting a series of community events just for that purpose. Sign up at https://supersearch.dpsk12.org and look at Sept. 11, 2018, American Indian Academy of Denver Charter School listing for Sept. 11, 2018, below to see the dates and locations. Congrats and sad farewell to Lauren Garrett who resigned from her position as Andrew Grissom is the Interim Native Workforce/Career Attainment Services Manager. Congrats to you all! (Send me your accomplishments & honors).

Happy birthday to People Born in August! To Tina Anolin, Karen Artichoker, Adrienne Benally, Michael Berryhill, James Berg, Alice Vina Big Crow Hunter. Frank Black Elk, Keelan Campbell, Kimimila Christler-Silvas, Keya Clairmont, Scotti Clifford, Don Coyis, Leonard Keith Cozad, Melinda Danforth, Sierra Dinsmore, Elaine Eagle, Viki Eagle, Tony Echo-Hawk, Valerie Embry, Isabel Farris, Geraldine Goes In Center, Donna Fayard-Gurung, Jason Firestone, Bob Frazier, Colton Frazier, Sheronnabah Harvey, Sarah Hernandez, Debbie Howell, Edward Iron Cloud, Tokata Iron Eyes, Jacquelyn Jampolsky, Alvin & Calvin Janis, Lyla June-Johnston, Lizzie Kaplanek, Winona LaDuke, Marilyn "Happy" Lone Hill, Amanda Lopez, Christie Manzanares, E'cho Martin, Ronald Martin, Britta Mayo, Nizhoni Mitchell, Alisa Montour-Ransom, Louise Morgan, Tad Morin, Glenn Morris, Zane O'Brien, Naomi Pacheco, Jericho Pacheco, Olivia Pease Sierra, Margarita Paz-Pedro, Eulala Pegram, Lisa Radford, Harold & Skaseniio Ransom, Tatina Rodriguez, Phineas Rodriguez, Manda Robertson, Autumn Romero, Mirana Saenz, Aaron Sandoval, Joseph Salazar, Marissa Sapula, Seb Schenandoah, Donna & Lorene Shakespeare, Ange Soultz, Henrietta Stands, Wesley Youngdog - Shepherd, Jeremy Stiffarm, Shadana Sultan, Clark Tallbull, Lori Tapahonso, Mark Trahant, Kiva Trujillo, Janet Trujillo, Wes Vigil, Candy Arroyo-Walker, Lynn Walker, Kevin Williams, Redwing, Sally & Wanbli Williams, Erika Wurth, Charmayne Yazzie, Gloria Yellowhorse, Jolene Zahn and anyone else having an August birthday!

Happy Birthday To People Born in September! To Susan Arketa, Gene Artichoker, Ken Autabo, Terry Battiest, Letty Benally, Savannah Bernie, Jenn Black Elk, Joseph C, Blacksmith III, Michael & Riley Thomas Brave, Danica Brown, Sidney Brown, Kristen Carpenter, Casey Casica, Priscilla "Pat" Caverly, Jackie Chavez, Lee Christensen Vigil, Wambdi Clairmont, Vivian Delgado, Lori-Edmo-Suppah, Juanita Espinosa, Rick Frazier, Ryan Frazier, Martina Gauthier, Chissoe "Boober" Gray, Casey, Raven and Sean Gray, Deanne Grant, Elliott, Michael and Theresa Halsey, Samuel Henry, Ian Her Many Horses, Geneva Horsechief Hamilton, Josephine "Jo Jo" Horsechief, Karen & Sarah Hubble, Scott Denver Jacket, Annette Jaimes, Stephanie Jerome, Lizzie Kaplanek, Penny Kelsey,, Kellie Jewett Fernandez, Vincent Knight, Stevie Lee, Larry Left Hand Bull, Kara Lentz, Jolynne Locust Woodcock, Steve Manydeeds, Simako "Smiley" James Marshall, Tanya Minhas-Ball, Teresa Montoya, Maria Montour, Steve Moore, Autumn Morningstar, Ira New Breast, Eden Nicole, Sarah Ortegon, Sylvan Paul, Sonya Paul Gavin, Leonard Peltier, Michelene Pesantubbe, Angel Perez, Ohinniyan "Obie" Peters, Alex "Red" Prue, JC Rattler, Geri Reyna, Sherri Rouillard, Keith Secola Jr., Cibonet Salazar, Dave & Dan Sanders, Corby Shangreau, Marlon Sherman, Ariel Skinner, Chrysan Smallwood, Gabe Smith, Celeste Spoonhunter, Marion Spotted Bear, Faith Spotted Eagle, Derrick Thompson, Dorothy Tyon, Jonathan Tsosie, Isabella Iris Vanas, Isaac Wak Wak, Danielle White, Joan Jodi Francis White, Annie White Hat, Heather Whitemanrunshim, Raelene Whiteshield, Wes Wildcat, Amanda Williams, Rick Williams, Tom Wind, Candace, Yazzie,  Davison Yazzie, Marie YellowHawk and Ohitike Zahn and anyone else having a September birthday!

Prayers are needed! Prayers for all the people who are losing their homes due to the weather and because they don’t have a job. Pray for those that are having surgery or recovering from surgery, or are in the hospital or are ill at this time. Prayers for everyone as they recover from surgery. Pray for Ella Bearsheart, Cheryl Emhoolah Cozad, Carmen Clairmont, Lisa Slicer, Thompson Williams, and Joanne Shenandoah who still needs a liver transplant and for anyone else needing prayers. Your prayers are very important and help people recover faster! They all need your prayers and positive thoughts because it's hard being ill. Also remember those who have made their journeys to the spirit world during 2018. We will never forget them! Pray for anyone else needing Prayers at this time!

Heartfelt Sympathy! To the family of Nancy Blomberg, Director of the Native Art Department at the Denver Art Museum, who passed away the first weekend in September, 2018. To the family of Sage Douglas Remington who passed away July 31, 2018 at his home in Ignacio, CO. He was a warrior of the Indians of All Nations. To the family and friends of beloved Cheyenne Arapaho elder, Virginia Allrunner who died in July 2018. She has now joined Lance Allrunner in the spirit world. To the family of Moses F. Guerrero for his passing in July, 2018. To his parents, Moses and Sage Guerrero and siblings as well as his grandma, Brenda Mitchell and Aunt Farren Mitchell. To Brenda Mitchell and Randy Wilson for the death of their daughter, Moagii Wilson, and to the other members of Moagii’s family. To Hank Watson for the death of his wife, Barbara Joleen Walking Stick –Watson, who walked on June 24, 2018. To Sue Morris, Rainelle Rhone as well as the rest of the Barbara’s family and to Hank’s entire family. To the family of Cathleen Bear who died, May 10, 2018. Survivors include: Her father, Logan. Brothers: Lee, Everette & Evan and son, Jacob. To the family of Stephanie Smith who died May 2, 2018, especially to her mother, Bessie Smith and brothers, Mo and Darius and sisters, Tina, Jeri Ann & Christina. To her three children, Marcinton Lee, Teriton Lea and James Barrington. To Ginnie Duran and family for the death of her father in March 2018. To the family of Reeta Flammond who died in February 2018 She has now joined Rose Cuny in the spirit world. To the family of Margaret Red Shirt Tyon, who died in February 2018, especially to her daughter, Gracie Red Shirt Tyon and family and friends. To the many people who have made their journey this past spring 2018.Our prayers and positive thoughts are with the families in their time of sorrow and mourning. May they all rest in peace! They are missed! (I need names and dates).

Good Path DSME Diabetes Class Is Back in Session at DIHFS, Thursdays, September 6 – 27, 2018, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 2880 W. Holden Place, Denver, CO 80204. Four weekly classes designed to help you build the skills and confidence you need to manage diabetes. Free giveaways & food every class. No cost to attend with tribal enrollment or insurance. Sarah Hormachea RD, Certified Diabetic Educator RD CDE at (303) 953-6604 to sign up. Group events are limited to 15 people.

49th Annual United Technical College International PowWow 2018, Friday-Sunday, September 7-9, 2018, 3315 University Drive, Bismarck, ND 58504. Contact Katt Chaplin (701) 421-8545 or Francine McDonald (701) 390-3334 or look at http://www.UnitedTribesPowwow.com

2018 Westwood West Chili Fest, Saturday, September 8, 2018, from 2-9 p.m. at 3738 Morrison Road, in Denver, CO 80219. Live Mexican music. Chili roasting. Food trucks. Family Activities. Free and open to the public.

29th Annual Friendship Powwow & American Indian Celebration, Saturday, September 8, 2018, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Martin Plaza between 12th & 13th Avenues. Grand entry at 11:00 a.m. free admission to the Denver Art Museum all day. Things to see and do: American Indian Dance Competitions, drum groups, working artists, food vendors and hands -on activities for the families. Prizes Drawings. Fry bread. A new 2018 Friendship Powwow t-shirt designed by Dine’ artist, Melanie Yazzie will be for sale. On view now, Eyes On: Julie Buffalohead features new work by Ponca citizen, Julie Buffalohead. Additional American Indian artworks are on view in Stampede: Animals in Art. A beading demonstration will take place inside of Stampede, and a complimentary Eyes On inspired pastel art making activity will take place on Martin Plaza. 12-4 p.m. Adult, Junior, Teen, Golden Age, Tiny Tots and special dance competitions.

Indigenous Films & Arts, Tuesday, September 11, 2018, Denver Museum of Nature & Science, location change: Ricketson Theatre not the Phillips IMAX Theatre, 2001 Colorado Blvd. Denver, CO 80205. Enter on the East entrance. Film to be featured: Hawaiian: The Legend of Eddie Aikau. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. film starts at 6:30 p.m. with a Q & A to follow. Free admission. $5 donation suggested. Schedule updates at http://www.dmns.org Look at their page - Facebook/Indigenous Film & Arts Festival or email film@iiirm.org or call Jeanne Rubin at the International Institute for Indigenous Resource Management (303) 744-9686 for more information.

American Indian Academy of Denver-Series of Community Events to Search for a New DPS Superintendent, Tuesday, September 11, 2018, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Denver School of the Arts, 7111 Montview Blvd. Denver, CO 80220. Wednesday, September 12, 2018, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at George Washington High School, 655 S. Monaco Pkwy, Denver, CO 80224. Thursday, September 13, 2018, 2018, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Thomas Jefferson High School, 3950 S. Holly Street, Denver, CO 80249. Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Evie Dennis Campus, 4800 Telluride Street, Denver, CO 80249. Please RSVP for all of the DPS community meetings. Contact AIAD at info@americanindianacademy.org if you are coming and look at http://www.americanindianacademy.org for more information.

Free Days at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in 2018, Wednesday, September 12, Sunday, September 30, Monday, Sunday, October 14, Sunday, December 9, 2018. DMNS is located at 2001 Colorado Boulevard; in Denver, CO. Free days are for CO residents only. A fee applies to IMAX and planetarium shows. Look at http://www.dmns.org for more information.

United Mexican American Students (UMAS) Y MEXA Will Be Celebrating the 50th Anniversary at CU-Boulder, Thursday-Saturday, September 13-15, 2018, at various locations on Boulder and Denver, CO. Thursday, September 13, 2018, will be at Chautauqua Community House, 900 Baseline Rd., Boulder, CO. 6:00 –7:00 p.m. Reception on the Terrace. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. 7:00-9:00 p.m. Symbols of Resistance Film screening + Panel Discussion. Tickets sold on http://tickets.chautauqua.com Friday, September 14, 2018, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Chicanx Photo Exhibit at CU Boulder Norlin Library, Room M549. 6:30-8:00 p.m. History + Special Announcement at Temporary Building 1 (TB1) by the CU Rec Center and Sewell Hall. Saturday, September 15, 2018, 2:00-6:00 p.m. Fiesta del Movimiento at Su Teatro, in Denver. 7:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m. Baile at Mile High American GI Forum, in Denver, CO. Sponsored by the Colorado Chautauqua Association, CU Archives & CU Boulder Latino Alumni Association. Look at http://www.facebook.com/umasymexa for more information.

Free Legal Clinic Hosted by the Denver Indian Center, Inc. and Volunteer Attorneys at the Law Firm of Riggs Abney Neal Turpen Orbison and Lewis, Friday, September 14, 2018, from 4:00-6:00 p.m. Denver Indian Center, 4407 Morrison Road, Denver, CO 80219. Open to the Public. No Attorney-Client relationship established. Volunteer Attorneys will provide free consultation in civil/criminal matters. Housing, Family Law, Benefits, Probation, Identification issues, Record Sealing, etc. Call (303) 936-2688 (Please enter Door facing Morrison Road).

Native Fall Welcome at CU-Boulder, Friday, September 14, 2018, 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. at the Center for Native American Indian Studies Cottage, 1330 Grandview Avenue, Boulder, CO. Meet CNAIS Faculty, CU Staff and American Indian Alumni. Eat pizza and cookies. Get a CU Native Community T-shirt. Introductions at 4:00 p.m. Contact Greg Johnson or Cibonet Salazar at (303) 735-4595 and look at http://www.colorado.edu/cnais/

CNAIS Brown Bag Lunch Series, Fridays, Dates to be announced for Fall, 2018, 12:00-1:00 p.m. at the Center for Native American & Indigenous Studies (CNAIS) Cottage, University of Colorado Boulder, 1330 Grandview Avenue, Boulder, CO 80309. Bring your lunch and listen to speakers. Sponsored by the Center for Native American & Indigenous Studies (CNAIS). Contact Greg Johnson or Cibonet Salazar at (303) 735-4595 and look at http://www.colorado.edu/cnais/ Open to anyone interested in Native American Studies in the Boulder/Denver area. Notify them of events that you are aware of that might be relevant to our community so they can spread the word.

Cafe' Cultura's Art in the Park During the Summer Friday, September 14, 2018, at La Alma/Lincoln Park Amphitheater, 12th Avenue & Osage  (next to the swimming pool), in Denver, CO. Doors open and Marketplace with vendors at 6:30 p.m. Show starts at 7:00 p.m. Featured Performers: TBA. Community Feature: TBA Art. TBA $3 -$5 donation. (No one is turned away). Come express yourself creatively or just chill out with your people. Contact information: Cafe Cultura, info@cafecultura.org (720) 394-6589 and look at http://www.cafecultura.org or http://www.facebook.com/cafecultura to see videos of the artists.

4th Healing Hoop Powwow, Saturday-Sunday, September 15-16, 2018, at the Stonehocker Historical Park, Stonehocker Farmhouse, 10950 Fox Run Parkway, Northglenn, CO. Contest Powwow, NDN Tacos, Arts & Crafts Vendors, Raffles & 50/50. Free and open to the public. Powwow grounds open at 10:00 a.m. both days. Grand entry at 1:00 p.m. For more information look at http://www.lakotaway.org  Please contact Doug Goodfeather, at (720) 276-7558 or email him at good.feather94@gmail.com Vendors can contact Felicia Alvardez (720) 288-8452.

Rocky Mountain Indian Chamber of Commerce Webinar Series, Tuesday, September18, 2018, 11:30 am – 12:30 p.m. Webinar: Creating Space. Ernest House Jr. & Darius Smith. September: CCIA & DAIC join Google Meet via chrome browser or via cell app: meet.goggle.com/kmb-zwqj-rui or Look at http://www.rmicc.org for more information about how to join via Goggle meet via Chrome Browser or via cell app.

American Indian Academy of Denver-Series of Community Events to Search for a New DPS Superintendent, Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the Evie Dennis Campus, 4800 Telluride Street, Denver, CO 80249. Please RSVP for all of the community meetings. Contact AIAD at info@americanindianacademy.org if you are coming and look at http://www.americanindianacademy.org for more information.

American Indian Student Services at UCD Presents Fall Gathering & Welcoming, Wednesday, September 19, 2018, from 2:30-4:30 p.m. on the University of Colorado Denver campus, Student Commons Bldg Rm. 2000, Denver, CO. All Nelson Running Wolf Scholars are highly encouraged to come. Food provided. Contact Grace Redshirt Tyon, Director, American Indian Student Services, and UC Denver Center for Identity & Inclusion, 1201 Larimer Street, Suite 2007, Denver, CO 80204 for more information at (303) 315-1882 or email her at grace.tyon@ucdenver.edu

Denver Indian Center Elders Potluck Lunches, Thursdays, Not sure if the roof will be done for September 20, October 18, and December 19, 2018. Noon-2:00 p.m. 4407 Morrison Road, Denver, CO. Please bring food and drinks to share. Look at http://www.denverindiancenter.org (303) 936-2688 for questions.

Jaipur Literature Festival Needs Volunteers, Friday-Sunday, September 21-23, 2018, at the Boulder Public Library, Boulder, CO. The festival is the "Greatest free literary show on Earth", features authors and speakers from around the Globe. Volunteer opportunities include festival greeters, registration assistants, logistical support, book signing, venue ushers, social media and photography among others. Contact Kate Kelsch, Volunteer Coordinator at kelschk@boulderlibrary.org or call (303) 441-3114. http://jaipurliteraturefestival.org/boulder

9th Annual Garden of the Gods Rock Ledge Ranch Powwow, Saturday, September 22, 2018, Rock Ledge Ranch, 3105 Gateway Road, 30th Street at Gateway Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80904. 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Dancers and singers representing a multitude of tribes will be present. Native food and Native vendors will be in attendance. Schedule: 10:00 a.m. –11:00 a.m. Entertainment: Sabrina Forest, Mohawk storyteller. Seven Falls Dancers, Social & Exhibition Dances. 12:00 p.m. Grand entry. Concludes at 5:00 p.m. Entrance fee: Adults $8, Seniors 55+, $5, Youth 6-17, $3. Dancers & family members. Free. 5 and under, free. Limited bleacher seating. Bring your own chairs! No alcohol drugs or dogs. They will have special dance contests. Vendors can email POWWOW@ROCKLEDGERANCH.COM

Logan Lecture: Julie Buffalohead at the Denver Art Museum Wednesday, September 26, 2018, Denver Art Museum, Hamilton Building, Lower Level Sharp Auditorium, 100 W. 14th Avenue Pkwy, Denver, CO 80204. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Lecture 6:00-7:00 p.m. Reception to follow on the first floor of the Hamilton Building. The exhibition will be open for viewing until 8:30 p.m. Join Julie Buffalohead, Dr. Ramona Beltran, and Rebecca Hart, Vicki and Kent Logan, Curator of Modern & Contemporary Art, for a panel discussion about Julie’s exhibition. Dr. Denene De Quintal, co-curator of the Eyes On: Julie Buffalohead, will moderate the conversation about Buffalohead’s oeuvre and the field of contemporary Indigenous art. Co-sponsored by Friends of Native Arts: The Douglas Society. $5 for Friends of Native Arts: The Douglas Society members. Free for Contemporary Alliance members and students with valid ID’s. $10 DAM Volunteers. $15 DAM members. $20 nonmembers. Contact info@contemporaryalliance.org or (720) 913-0119.

Colorado Commission of Indian Affairs First Quarterly Meeting, Friday, September 28, 2018, 9:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. at the Southern Ute Growth Fund Building in Ignacio, CO. The meeting is open to the public. Contact CCIA at (303) 866-2275 or Morgan.Ferris@state.co.us for more information. House will leave the administration at the end of September to become the senior policy director at the Keystone Policy Center. CCIA program staff will continue to carry out the commission’s work through the remainder of Governor John Hickenlooper and Lt. Governor Lynne’s terms in office.

“Two Rivers” film/discussion/fundraiser for “Welcome the Arapaho People Home,” Friday, September 28, 2018, 7:00-9:00 p.m. Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 1000 West 15th Avenue, Longmont, CO 80501. Co-sponsored by Boulder SURJ (Showing Up for Racial Justice). Please encourage friends and family members to come! Look at http://www.boulderfriendsmeeting.org/i[pc-right-relationship or email paularpalmer@gmail.com (303) 443-0402-office for more information.

Restoration and Preservation of Traditional Native Arts and Knowledge in Celebration of Boulder’s Indigenous Peoples Day, Friday-Sunday, September 28-30, 2018, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. each day. Goodhue Farmhouse, 2005 S. 112th Street, Broomfield, CO 80020. (Hwy 287 & Dillon Road.) Northern Colorado UNITY presents a free Restoration and Preservation of Traditional Native Arts cultural arts workshop. Join them for 3-day in- depth Parfleche and Traditional Bow & Arrow making workshop with master artists: Randilynn Boucher-Giago and Joseph Giago. You can register online by clicking on this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MCB5Y22 Space is limited to 30 American Indian youth in the Boulder and Denver Metro areas.

5th Annual Denver American Indian Festival, Saturday-Sunday, September 29-30, 2018, Good Shepherd UMC, 3960 E. 128th Avenue, Thornton, CO 80241, on 128th (1 block west of Colorado). Saturday, September 29, 10 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Sunday, September 30, 12:00-6:00 p.m. Open to the public. All nations invited. Dancers, Drummers, Native Food, Children’s Activities, 40 Vendors, and Free Family Fun! They are having non-stop entertainment all day, with storyteller and singer, Red Feather Woman, Flute player, Eric Hererra, Performers, Seven Falls Dancers, singer and featured performers, Shelley Morningsong and Fabian This year the festival has selected the Denver Indian Family Resource Center for the Community Outreach partner. Attendees are asked to bring non-perishable food items, new winter clothing, boots and shoes along with gift cards for the teens. Susie Silversmith and family will be making the Navajo Tacos and frybread. Look at http://denveramericanindianfestival.org for the schedule of performances. Contact Lynne Holman at (303) 423-6682, Fest15Chief@comcast.net for more information.

“Roots of Injustice, Seeds of Change: Toward Right Relationship with Native Peoples,” Saturday, September 29, 2018, “Roots of Injustice, Seeds of Change: Toward Right Relationship with Native Peoples,” workshop for high school students and adults and adults at the Louisville Center for the Arts, 801 Grant Avenue, Louisville, CO. Facilitated by Jerilyn DeCoteau, Turtle Mt. Chippewa and Paula Palmer. Please RSVP to paularpalmer@gmail.com

Free First Saturday at the Denver Art Museum, Saturdays, October 6, November 3, December 1, 2018, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Denver Art Museum, 100 W, 14th Avenue Parkway, in Denver, CO. Free general admission tickets are available to Colorado residents. Look at http://www.denverartmuseum.org or call (720) 865-5000 for more information.

American Indian Academy of Denver, Mtg, TBA. Contact AIAD at info@americanindianacademy.org if you are coming and look at http://www.americanindianacademy.org for more information.

Denver Indian Center Legal Clinic, Wednesday, October 3, November 7, December 5, 2018, from 6:00-8:00 p.m at the Denver Indian Center, 4407 Morrison Road, Denver, CO 80219. Contact information@denbar.org or call (303) 830-8210 if you have any questions.

Indigenous Film & Arts Festival, Wednesday - Tuesday, October 3-9, 2018, at various venues.

Black Hills Powwow-He Sapa Wacipi Na Oskate, Friday-Sunday, October 5-7, 2018, Rushmore Civic Center, in Rapid City, SD. Championship Powwow and Fine Arts Expo starts Friday, October 5, 2017, and ends Sunday, October 7, 2017. Grand entry at 7:00 p.m. Look at http://www.blackhillspowwow.com for more information.

City of Boulder’s Celebration of Indigenous Peoples Day, Saturday-Monday, October 6-8, 2018 more details soon!

CNAIS Featured Lecture: Thursday, October 11, 2018, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. on the 5th Floor of Norlin Library in the Center for British & Irish Studies, on the CU-Boulder campus, Boulder, CO 80309. Gina Adams will be giving the lecture, “It’s Honor Is Hereby Pledged.” about her broken quilt project. For additional information about CNAIS and this event, please visit the website at https://www.colorado.edu/cnais/ or contact Greg Johnson or Cibonet Salazar at (303) 735-4595. Sponsored by the Center for Native American & Indigenous Studies (CNAIS) at CU-Boulder.

“Two Rivers” Film/Discussion, Friday, October 12, 2018, at The Collective Community Arts Center, 201 N. Public Road, Lafayette, CO. Look at http://www.boulderfriendsmeeting.org/i[pc-right-relationship or email paularpalmer@gmail.com (303) 443-0402-office for more information.

Free Days at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science in 2018, Sunday, October 14, Sunday, December 9, 2018. DMNS is located at 2001 Colorado Boulevard; in Denver, CO. Free days are for CO residents only. A fee applies to IMAX and planetarium shows. Look at http://www.dmns.org for more information.

Rocky Mountain Indian Chamber of Commerce Webinar Series, Thursday, October 18, 2018, 11:30 am – 12:30 p.m. Webinar: Long Term Strategies in Indian Country. October-Grace Gillette-Denver March Powwow via goggle meet via chrome browser or cell app: meet.goggle.com/utz-vyew-dae or Look at http://www.rmicc.org for more information about how to join via Goggle meet via Chrome Browser or via cell app.

Denver Indian Center Elders Potluck Lunches, Thursdays, Not sure if the roof will be done for the October 18, and December 19, 2018 lunches. Noon-2:00 p.m. 4407 Morrison Road, Denver, CO. Please bring food and drinks to share. Look at http://www.denverindiancenter.org (303) 936-2688 for questions.

2018 American Indian Achievement Awards, Saturday, October 27, 2018, at the Denver Marriott Denver Tech Center, 4900 S. Syracuse Street, Denver, CO 80237. Scholarship deadline is September 1, 2018. Look at http://www.rmicc.org for more information.

                                                            EDUCATION NEWS

Adams 12 Five Star Schools, Phillip Gover, Indian Ed Youth Advocate, Adams 12 Five Star Schools, Title VII Indian Education, Grants & Federal Programs. (720) 972-5897. gov0205620@adams12.org Adams 12 Five Star website https://www.adams12.org/programs/native-education-title-vii 

AIPAC (Indian Parent Committee) Meetings are every 2nd Wednesday of the month from 6-8 p.m. at the Adams 12 Five Star Administration Building. We are encouraging more Indian Parent participation. Be a part of your Native Students futures. Success Through Culture. There is a facebook page for Adams 12 AIPAC for their monthly activities. Look at https://facebook.com/Adams12/ AIPAC Facebook page.

Boulder Valley School District Title VI Indian Education, Yvette Salas, the BVSD American Indian Liaison is identifying American Indian students and having their parents fill out a Title VI 506 Student Eligibility Certication form. This form will remain valid the entire time your child is in Boulder Valley Schools. Please completely fill out the 506 form and return to Yvette at the BVSD Ed Center, 6500 Arapahoe Rd, Boulder, CO. Yvette’s Office hours: 8:00 -9:30 a.m. M - F and 4 -5:30 p.m. M, T, TH, F. Please contact her for any unique and culturally related academic needs of the American Indian and Alaskan Native students. (720) 561-5296, Yvette. Salas@bvsd.org You can download the 506 form on the website. Native tutors are needed.

The 2017-2018 AIPC Officers of BVSD are Cita Gover (Chairperson), Tachara Salazar (Vice-Chair), Cibonet Salazar (Secretary) and Ruby Wildcat (Treasurer) Their Meetings are typically held once a month. Feel free to view/like the facebook page: American Indian Parent Committee of BVSD. You can also look at their website:

Colorado Springs Title VI Programs at School District 11, Contact Carolena Jackson, Program Coordinator at (719) 520-2364 to get on their newsletter list and for more information about the resources in Colorado Springs School District. The Indian Education Office at School District 11 is at 1115 N. El Paso Street, in Colorado Springs, CO 80903.

DPS Indian Education, You can email Susie Mitchell, Communications & Data who writes the Native American Student Support Program Newsletter for DPS Indian Education. There have been several updates that have been made o the NASSP website at http://indianeducation.dpsk12.org They have updated staff contact information as well as the calendar and added students highlights tab. Parents can also find pervious newsletters, scholarship information and other helpful resources like the Focus Schools (enrollment, cultural activities, and transportation). Email Susie at Susie_Mitchell@dpsk12.org or call her at (720) 423-2052 for more information.

Jeffco Indian Education, The Jeffco Indian Education Program serve over 500 students who identified within the program as American Indian and Alaskan Native students. Jeffco Indian Education program provides supplemental support to students, families, district staff and community in the form of academic and cultural advocacy. The After school programs are Mondays, Edgewater Elementary from 3:15 – 4:30 p.m. Lumberg Elementary from 3:00 - 4:15 p.m. Tuesdays, Patterson Elementary, Room 310 from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Arvada K8, Library from 3:00 – 4:15 p.m. Wednesdays, South Lakewood, Computer Lab from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Thursdays, Green Mountain Elementary in the Library from 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. Bear Creek K8, in the Music Room, from 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. Thomson Elementary in the Library from 2:35 –4:15 p.m.

Indian Parent Advisory Committee Meetings are held at the Jeffco Ed, Center, 1829 Denver West Drive, Building #27, in Golden, CO 80401.

In order to receive support, a parent/guardian of the Native student must completely fill out a Title VI 506 Student Eligibility Certication form to be considered for enrollment. This form will remain valid the entire time your child is in Jeffco Public Schools. If you need help filling out the form or need one, contact Leroy Saiz, Coordinator, Jeffco Title VI Indian Education Program, Office of Engagement, and Department of Student Success at his voice mail (303) 982-6549; email him at LeRoy.Saiz@jeffco.k12.co.us  to get on their newsletter list and for more information.

NDigiDreams is a woman owned and indigenous-focused consulting and training company that specializes in instructional technology and digital storytelling with a focus on health, education, policy and cultural preservation. NDigiDreams offers community based digital storytelling training workshops. Together, by making and sharing our stories with each other, we can heal our communities, one story at a time. For more information on the workshops, please call Brenda Manuelito at (520) 591-9986; email her at bkay4@ndigidreams and look at their website at http://www.ndigidreams.com/

Cafe' Cultura's Art in the Park During the Summer Fridays, September 14, 2018, at La Alma/Lincoln Park Amphitheater, 12th Avenue & Osage  (next to the swimming pool), in Denver, CO. Doors open and Marketplace with vendors at 6:30 p.m. Show starts at 7:00 p.m. Featured Performers: TBA. Community Feature: TBA Art. TBA $3 -$5 donation. (No one is turned away). Come express yourself creatively or just chill out with your people. Open Mic starts at 7:00 p.m. Native Hip Hop. Contact information: Cafe Cultura. info@cafecultura.org (720) 394-6589 and look at http://www.cafecultura.org or http://www.facebook.com/cafecultura to see videos of the artists.

American Indian College Fund, 8333 Greenwood Blvd., Denver, CO 80221. Their phone number is (303) 426-8900. They provide college scholarships to Native students. Look at http://www.collegefund.org to apply. "Think Indian", is the new saying or branding. Look at Employment opps at http://www.collegefund.org/content/employment_opportunities

                                            PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS

InDigitNess Voice on KUVO 89.3 FM Denver, CO 80205 or live stream at http://www.kuvo.org Sundays 7:00 a.m. Program Mission: To entertain, educate, inform & engage positive perception of Native America today through presentation of Native American radio programming across digital platforms.  Hosted by Richard Two-Elk and his children, Alix and Codid. InDigitNess Voice will focus upon the issues, people, news, events, and communities of Native America, while presenting traditional and contemporary music. Look at their website at http://www.InDigitNessVoice.org they also have a facebook page you can join. They need Native music to play so if you have any to donate or are Native musicians who want your music aired you can contact them.

Listen to Indian Voices on KGNU Community Radio Boulder Denver and Fort Collins and online at http://www.kgnu.org Sundays, 3:00-4:00 p.m. 88.5 FM, 1390 AM Theresa Halsey is the producer and host. Programs are archived so click on the archived show on the left side and put in Indian Voices. The Indian Voices Calendar is in the Calendar section.

KILI radio is in Porcupine, SD. The Voice of the Lakota Nation! They are selling calendars & t-shirts. Send your money orders/checks to: KILI Radio, Lakota Communications, Inc. P.O. Box 150, Porcupine, and SD 57702. (605) 867-5002. They always need donations. You can get them on line at http://www.kiliradio.org/ 

NativeRadio.com is a website for Native Music.

Blackfire is now Sihasin, a Native Dine brother & sister punk/world/pop bass and drum duo

Tune into Navajo Nation radio on-line at http://www.ktnnonline.com/

Colorado Cherokee Circle Gatherings, Saturday, September 15, 2018.Highlands United Methodist Church, 3131 Osceola Street, Denver, CO. General mtg. Special guest speaker: Charlie Soap.

Talking Circles at the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless “The Circle’s unifying theme is safe, sober and culturally welcoming healing space for all Natives, including those that may have little or no concept of their history of their traditions. As participants share in the Circle, the focus is often on health matters, including stories of recovery from alcohol or other drug use, as well as healing from physical and mental health challenges. The inclusion of food is an integral part of the talking circle because it symbolizes an offering to the Creator, as well as a healing gift to all who are present”.

This program provides the following services: Outreach and engagement of the Native homeless population. There are Three Talking Circles per week

Talking Circle, Mondays: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless, 2100 Broadway, in Denver, CO. (Old Stout Street Clinic).

Talking Circle, Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at The Gathering Place, 1535 High Street, (Colfax & High Street), in Denver, CO.

Talking Circle, Fridays, 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. at the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless, 2100 Broadway downtown Denver, CO.

No referrals are needed. Native people who are sober, in recovery and willing to follow the Talking Circle rules are welcome to join the Coalitions Taking Circles. Contact Teresa E, Bernie, Program Coordinator, Native American Services/Talking Circle. Email tbernie@coloradocoalition.org phone: (303) 312-9675 with any questions or concerns.

Haseya Advocacy, Native specific advocacy for survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking & elder abuse in El Paso County. Free & confidential. Women’s Educational groups held on the 1st & last Monday each month. Monycka@red-wind.net Call 866-896-2560 and look at http://www.haseya.org

Coyhis Publishing, in Aurora, CO, http://www.coyhispublising.com/ is an On-line store to order Wellbriety books and DVD's. They are the sole distributor for White Bison Inc. http://www.whitebison.org/

Attention all Fort Peck Nakota, the new website for the General Counsel is located at https://sites.goggle.com/site/fortpeckassiniboine/ Communication with the people is the key for great government and accomplishments. They would like to hear from their constituents/people.

Denver American Indian Commission: The Mission of the Denver American Indian Commission is to enhance present and future communications between the Denver American Indian Community and the City and County of Denver and to advocate for social and cultural awareness and promote economic and political equality. Their website is http://www.denvergov.org/Default.aspx?alias=www.denvergov.org/NativeAmerican they also have a facebook page.

Digital Processing for Colorado American Indian Scholars Specialty License Plates that Benefit the Scholarship Fund, Anyone who donates a minimum of $25 to the program is eligible to receive the plates. Rocky Mountain Indian Chamber of Commerce & Colorado Indian Education Foundation is incredibly appreciative of the continued support for the American Indian Scholars License Plates program.  The proceeds go to a scholarship for American Indian Colorado residents who attend a Colorado institution of higher education across Colorado. As a reminder, the program no longer issues Certificates.

1.      Process a credit card donation (Minimum of $25) on the RMICC website at http://www.rmicc.org/

2.      Receipt of donation is immediately emailed to the donor.

3.      Present the emailed receipt at the Department of Motor Vehicles within 2 weeks of donation to secure the Plates.

The office phone number for the Indian Chamber is (303) 629-0102. The email for Shadana Dickerson is Shadana@rmicc.org

The Colorado Indian Education Foundation is recruiting Natives to be on their board to determine who will be receiving scholarships. To learn more about them, please visit http://www.coief.org and like their facebook page.

Prayer Ceremony is held every 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month at Four Winds Survival Project, 5th & Bannock, in Denver, CO. They start at 10:30 a.m. and will end with a brunch. Please bring some food or drinks to share.

Kateri Catholic Community - American Indian Catholic Church, has Mass is every Sunday at 10:00 a.m. at 1020 Upham Street, in Lakewood, CO. Chaplin: Rev. (303) 274-7729. Deacon Bill Stow, (303) 868-2780.

Denver Christian Indian Center - service - every Sunday, 11:30 a.m. at 3000 South Race Street, Denver, CO 80210. Hillcrest Christian Church upstairs. Coffee & Fellowship downstairs 12:00 p.m.  For a chance to meet folks. Come worship with them at their new building, a warm sanctuary, handicap accessible and ample parking. If you have any questions, please look at http://www.denvercic.com/ or call Richard and Susie Silversmith at (303) 733-3693 for more information.

The Healing Hoop Will Combine Traditional Native Culture and Al-Anon 12 Step Program, Tuesdays from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Four Winds, 201 W. 5th Avenue, Denver, CO. Refreshments will be served. Please contact Doug Goodfeather, Program Facilitator at (720) 276-7558 or email him at good.feather94@gmail.com

Denver Indian Center, Inc. (DICI), 4407 Morrison Road, Denver, CO 80219. (303) 936-2688, information@denverindiancenter.org http://www.denverindiancenter.org/ DICI provides services for all ages: children, youth, adults and elders. Family Empowerment Services promotes Career Attainment through partnerships with local career centers and employers as well as through it's own supportive services. Community Support Services-DICI has a food bank supplied through Food Bank of the Rockies. Several events are held over the course of the year including Elders luncheons, Back 2 School Giveaway, Veterans Day Powwow, Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway, and Christmas Toy & Food Basket Giveaway.

Native Workforce/Career Attainment Services (CAS) - CAS Career Guidance Specialists (CGSs) provide resume review and revision, interviewing coaching, career-related personality assessment, individualized planning, educational and training exploration and guidance in choosing both relevant and suitable career pathways. 

Free computer classes at DIC. August 16, 30 and September 13, 2018, 2-4 p.m. computer labs at DICI, 4407 Morrison Road, Denver, CO 80219

Lauren Garrett moved on/leaving Denver to work in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at the end of July. Andrew Grissom is the Interim Native Workforce/Career Attainment Services Manager. (303) 936-2688 ext. 219

The Denver Indian Center Inc. Honoring Fatherhood Program will be hosting Tuesday and Saturday Sessions Tuesdays, June 5-September 18, 2018, for the Tuesday program, at the Denver Indian Center Inc., 4407 Morrison Road, in Denver, CO 80219. Tuesday sessions start with light snacks and refreshments at 5:30 p.m. followed by the workshop from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Saturday sessions started June 30, 2018. 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Saturday sessions include breakfast and lunch snack break. The Honoring Fatherhood Program is generations of Native men making a difference tied together by tradition building future generations of fathers. Enrolled Participants will receive: Culturally Specific Relationship Education. Career Path Guidance. Evaluation participation incentives for participation in the demonstration grant research component. Childcare and transportation support for those needing assistance for the Tuesday or Saturday sessions. A Certification of Completion will be presented to participants that successfully meet the requirements at the conclusion of the 16 weeks of workshop sessions. Interested participants must be a caretaker of a child and meet income guidelines. If you have additional questions, and are a parent or know of a parent who would benefit from the Honoring Fatherhood Program. Please call (303) 936-2688 ext. 200, email information@denverindiancenter.org or drop by during regular business hours of 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 1:00-5:00 p.m. M-F for more information about how to enroll in the Honoring Fatherhood Program. 

Little Dribblers for ages 5-12. Monday and Wednesday, from 5:00-6:30 p.m. Contact Coach Manuel meh_2008_2@hotmail.com for more information.

Denver Indian Center Legal Clinic, First Wednesday of each month from 6:00-8:00 p.m. September 5, October 3, November 15, December 19, 2018. Contact information@denbar.org or call (303) 830-8210 if you have any questions.

Elders Potluck Lunches, Thursdays, August 16 is cancelled. September 20, 2018. Noon-2:00 p.m. Please bring food and drinks to share. (303) 936-2688 for questions.

Denver Indian Health & Family Services (DIHFS) is now located at 2880 W. Holden Street, Denver, CO 80204. You can use the W light rail and get off at the Decatur/Federal Station and walk to 2880 W. Holden Street, Denver, CO. They moved with an effective change 11-17- 2017. Their website is http://www.dihfs.org Phone number is (303) 953-6600. Adrianne Maddeux was announced as the New Executive Director at the DIHFS Open House.

Good Path DSME Diabetes Class Is Back in Session at DIHFS, Thursdays, September 6 – 27, 2018, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 2880 W. Holden Place, Denver, CO 80204. Four weekly classes designed to help you build the skills and confidence you need to manage diabetes. Free giveaways & food every class. No cost to attend with tribal enrollment or insurance. Contact Sarah Hormachea RD, Certified Diabetic Educator RD CDE at (303) 953-6604 to sign up. Group events are limited to 15 people.

They have a Diabetic clinic along with a regular clinic. DIHFS Clinic Hours are: Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m. – noon & 1-5:00 p.m. Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. You can stop by their office to enroll as a patient. Bring your social security card, ID and your CDIB or your parents/grandparents Tribal Enrollment papers. DIHFS is an Urban Indian Health Clinic. However, you can still come and enroll as an expanded Medicaid patient.

Dental clinic hours are: Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m.- noon & 1:00-5:00 p.m. Friday 8:00 a.m. noon. (303) 953-6601 to make an appointment. To find information about their programs, call or stop by the Denver Indian Health & Family Services new location. Main phone number is (303) 953-6600.

Denver Indian Family Resource Center (DIFRC) has moved to the old DIHFS Building, They opened their doors on Monday, January 8, 2018, and have moved to1633 Fillmore Street, GL2, Denver, CO 80206. Between Colfax off of 17th Street, just east of East High School and south of City Park. Bus number 20 on 17th stops by Fillmore. THIS IS THE FORMER LOCATION for the Denver Indian Health & Family Services. Website: http://www.difrc.org Email: info@difrc.org Facebook@DenverIndianFamilyResourceCenter Twitter@DenverIndianFRC

Call their main number (720) 500-1020 for support, referrals and Indian Child Welfare Advocacy for families that are involved in county departments of social services. Please be aware that they are sometimes out and about. Come to see them during walk-in hours, which are Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. They need a Family Engagement Specialist and Clinical Supervisor. To apply: Please send your letter of interest and resume to apply@difrc.org electronically. Please list subject, as “Family Engagement Specialist.” Or “Clinical Supervisor.” Phone calls, walk-ins, standard mail, incomplete submissions, and/or faxed applications will not be considered. Position is open until filled. Look at http://www.difrc.org for complete job description.

Zumba at Four Winds, MWF from 5:30-6:30 p.m., 201 W. 5th Avenue, (5th & Bannock), Denver, CO. All levels are welcome. $5 for the class. Claudia Alejandra is the licensed Zumba instructor. Call her at (720) 499-7743 or email her at Alex16+x@yahoo.com

Native American Cancer Research (NACR)’s website is http://www.natamcancer.org Lisa Harjo is the Executive Director, Denise Linstrom and Audrey Marshall work from home.

                                            Job Announcements

Family Engagement Specialist and Clinical Supervisor, Denver Indian Family Resource Center. To apply: Please send electronically your letter of interest and resume to apply@difrc.org Please list subject as “Family Engagement Specialist” or “Clinical Supervisor. Positions open until filled. Look at http://www.difrc.org for complete job description.

Data Entry Specialist II, American Indian College Fund. To apply qualified applicants: Please send a letter of interest, salary requirements and a current resume in one combined attachment to Human Resources at applications@collegefund.org in the subject line, list your name and “Data Entry Specialist II “. Look in the About Us –College Fund Career Opportunities at http://www.collegefund.org for more information.

Behavioral Health Therapist, Denver Indian Health & Family Medicine. To apply send your cover letter & resume to Roxanna L. McNeil, MA MA LPC, Behavioral Health Program Manager at rmcneil@dihfs.org

University of Colorado job openings at https://www.colorado.edu/hr/careers-cu-boulder Call Teresa Hernandez at (303) 735-3577 or email her at Teresa. Hernandez@colorado.edu if you have any questions about any positions or if you would like to learn more about CU Boulder, campus climate, etc.

Volunteers, at the American Indian College Fund. To apply submit cover letter, current resume, copy of unofficial transcript and three letters of recommendation (in award or PDF document), combined in one attachment. In the subject line list your first, last name Send to Human Resources at applications@collegefund.org Look at http://collegefund.org/about-us/career-opportunities or look under The About Us drop down for more information. 

National Congress of American Indians has a job bank. Look at their website at http://www.ncai.org/ for more information.

There are job openings at the Denver Veterans Medical Center. Call Human Resources at (303) 399-8020 and look at their web sites to do a search for your specialty. http://www.va.gov/jobs/or http://www.vacareers.va.gov/

Entry-level Opportunities at the EPA, Browse the vacancy listing, and then scroll down to browse jobs. Scroll down to the bottom of the page to EPA Intern Program (EPI) Call Jason at (202) 564-5568 if you have questions. The website is http://www.epa.gov/ezhire

The University Corporation for Atmospheric Research has open positions (for college students too!) Look at http://www.fin.ucar.edu/hr/employment/index.html Call LuAnna Allapowa at (303) 497-8718 if you have any questions.

Boulder County Job Line (303) 441- 4555. Human Resources Division 2025 14th Street, in Boulder, CO 80302. (303) 441-3508. Check our their website weekly for their openings at http://www.co.boulder.co.us/

Job Openings with the City and County of Denver look at the Career Service Authority home page is www.DenverGov.org/CSA

                                                Native Businesses

For all your photographic needs, please see the following link http://images-by-jolynne.smugmug.com/ Jolynne Locust Woodcock is an American Indian photographer based in Denver, CO. She specializes in High school senior and family portraits. You can call her at (303) 653-6787 and like her facebook page.

Gary Farmer and the Troublemakers, you can get contact him by calling him at (505) 629-6580. PO Box 31096, Santa Fe, NM 87594.

Seven Falls Indian Dancers are a family dance troupe representing four generations of dancers. They can present educational and entertaining Native American social and exhibition dances including the Eagle and the Hoop Dances. They are available for performances. Contact Carrie Howell at carrie@sevenfallsindiandancers or carriehowell7@gmail.com for booking them for a performance and for more information.

Blackfire is now Sihasin and have a new album called, Fight Like a Woman.’ Their website is http://www.sihasin.com for hard punk backbone, softened by folk. World thumping by pop music. They are multi-award winning musicians, Jeneda and Clayson Benally from the Dine’ Nation in northern Arizona.

Chase Manhattan’s website for Native Hip-Hop is http://www.59chase.com

Calvin Standing Bear’s website is http://www.calvinstandingbear.org, (303) 915-3675, email calvin@clavinstandingbear.org for flute music.

Dr. Trent Artichoker MS, DC, Oglala Lakota, is a chiropractor in Denver. He is located in Northwest Denver, in the Highlands neighborhood. He treats people with neck pain, back pain, auto accidents, and sports injuries. Call (303) 455-2225 to schedule an appointment. You can find out more information about him and his practice on his website: http://www.denvercoloradochiropractic.com/

Roots Hair Design-Katrina's Summer Promotion, 20% Off New Clients, and 10% Off Old Clients. Women's & Men's cuts, Kids too! Color Techniques, facial Waxing, Eyelash/Brow Tinting, and Paraffin Waxing & UPDO Hair Art. Call Katrina Mora for an appointment (720) 620-0777 (cell) or katrinamora47@gmail.com Appointments available evenings after 6:00 p.m. & every other Saturday.

Fourth World Creative is an American Indian owned Design Studio, print shop and clothing label. Order original American Indian clothing designs, posters, stickers, etc. under the Fourth World label at http://wwwfourthworldcreative.com they work with local, regional, national and international clients. Email: them at: director@fourthworldcreative.com for more details about their business rates.

Tocabe - Native American Eatery in Metro Denver, specializes in contemporary American Indian cuisine, the menu combines traditional Osage family recipes with elements of American cuisine. It offers quick food service in a stunning Native American setting. Indian Tacos and buffalo ribs are the centerpieces of the Tocabe menu. They have added to their menu, which includes dishes with chicken. Ben Jacobs and Matt Chandra own it. The Metro location is: 3536 W. 44th Avenue (44th and Lowell), in Denver, CO. They also cater and have a food truck. Call (720) 524-8282 and look at their face book page for more information.

Tocabe Native American Eatery has a second location at 8181 E. Arapahoe Road Unit C, Greenwood Village, CO. 80112 The menu includes bannock. Call (720) 485-6738 and look at http://www.tocabe.com

Marcey Hodshire, Sewing jobs nothing too small. Can create Northern and Southern outfits, men or women, including beadwork. Have some children outfits and shawls on hand. Call (719) 839-1821 or email her at gooduks74@aol.com

DZABAHE Southwestern Jewelry, Contact Bessie Smith, bessie247@gmail.com or call her at (303) 898-1185, and Betina Smith, mstina61@gmail.com or (303) 547-4678. Look at the DZABAHE Southwest Jewelry website at http://www.dzabahe.com to look at their products. .

Derrick Thompson Has Turquoise Boy Designs, You can contact him at turquoise_boy@live.com or (720) 748-1152 for his jewelry

Cecelia Bernice Bull Bear has Porcupine Quill work for sale. Contact her at cdmoochie@yahoo.com or (720) 364-2520.

Benito Concha is at the Medicine Mountain Massage, Taos Pueblo Fireside Massages, 120 Veterans Highway, Taos Pueblo, NM (575) 779-9856, or bmconcha65@gmail.com or look at http://www.medicinemountainmassage.com

Carolyn Hayes Frazier is an experienced seamstress offering basic mending service at an affordable rate. She will mend torn clothing. She will also sew and design American Indian dance outfits: Jingle dress & Fancy shawl dresses, capes, and vests. Leggings, traditional woman's' cloth dresses and shawls as well as men's ribbon shirts. Order yours from her at hayes.redhouse@gmail.com or call her at (303) 397-9580.

Our Native Healing Center, Native Healing Practices serving Adults, children, and families: Individual, Family & Couples Counseling, and Massage Therapy. Herbal Knowledge. Substance Abuse Treatment. Dream Interpretation. They accept Medicaid. Medicare, Anthem Blue Cross, Blue Shield and offer some services on a sliding fee scale. It is located at 2150 W. 29th Avenue, Suite 330, in Denver, CO. Dr. Dianna Ducote-Sabey, Chickasaw Nation, is the therapist. Please contact Dianna at info@OurNativeHealingCenter.org

Carolyna Smiley and Company, Carolyna specializes in intercultural communication, group facilitation, consensus building. Decision-making, community involvement and conflict resolution. She provides educational and management services consultation services including strategic planning, project management and workplace effectiveness reviews and provides keynote and workshop presentations at national conferences. Contact Carolyna at (303) 772-1714 or carolyna@smileyandcompany.com

Jason Conger, LSW, Salt River Pima, is a psychotherapist in Denver, CO. He has received postgraduate training at the Denver Family Institute in individual, couples, and family therapy. His therapy emphasizes the strengths of each client in order to empower and break negative cycles. His office is located in Denver, CO. To learn more about him & his practice, please visit http://www.milehighpsychotherapy.com or call (480) 227-2369.

First Nations Development Institute, The staff includes: Michael Roberts, Raymond Foxworth, Marsha Whiting. It is located at 2432 Main Street, 2nd floor, in Longmont, CO. (303) 774-7836. You can sign up for their newsletter and their trainings by looking at the http://www.firstnations.org/

Eagle Plume's Fine Arts & Crafts of the American Indian, located at 9853 Highway 7 in Allenspark, CO. (10 miles south of Estes Park on Hwy. 7). January through April. They will be closed except by appointment or chance. They are open on a daily basis beginning in May- October. They are always open online. Their hours are: 9:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m. daily. Call Nico Dayton, & Ann at (303) 747-2861, email nico@eagleplume.com and look at http://www.eagleplume.com/ and their face book page for more information.

Nakota Designs, Walt & Allison Pourier, 2022 E. 134th Way, in Thornton, CO 80241, STRONGHOLD SOCIETY. Look at their website at http://www.nakotadesigns.com for t-shirts and skateboard products. You can contact Walt at (303) 255-1730, info@strongholdsociety.org and look at http://www.strongholdsociety.org/ website to donate to the Stronghold Society Live Life Call To Action campaigns.

Terri Witt, Cherokee, owns Beacon Printing. 2161 S. Platte River Drive (West), in Denver, CO. It is your one stop shop for printing and advertising needs. Call or stop by anytime to get a quote on all your printing needs. Discounts for Native Businesses and Non-profits. Call (303) 922-4384 and look at http://www.beaconprintingdenver.com for more information.

Jonathan Nelson owns badwinds studios, He does illustration, identity, development, fine art, print design and web design. Look at http://badwinds.com email jnelson@badwinds.com or call (505) 321-3136 for more information.

Smith and Shellenberger, LLC, located at 11990 Grant Street, Suite 100, Northglenn, CO 80233. The Attorneys, Smith and Shellenberger are experienced in working with Native Nations and specialize in the practice of Federal Indian Law. They also represent private individuals in matters of family law, contracts, criminal cases and some unemployment cases. Contact Keith Smith at (303) 255-3588, KCS@ssslawyers.com for more information. The fax is (303) 255-3677. You can also look at their website at http://www.ssslawyers.com for more information.

OFF THE FRONT PAINTING Charlie Blue Back is the answer for all of your painting needs! Contact him at (720) 988-5048, email: oftfrnt@yahoo.com

Shelley Morning Song and Fabian Fontenelle, Shelley sings and Fabian dances while she sings. Look at their website at http://www.shelleymorningsong.com to book them you can send an email to shelleymorningsong@yahoo.com

Rose Red Elk aka Red Feather Woman's website is http://www.redfeatherwoman.com/ Contact her at Red Elk Enterprises Inc./Red Feather Woman, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033.  (303) 579-8713 or redfw2013@gmail.com Stay tuned for the new website with a great on-line store. Look at it for her concert schedule and how to order her CD's as well as her dream catchers.

Native American Natural Foods, located at 287 Water Tower Road, Kyle, SD 57752. Based on Wasna, a traditional Lakota dish using fruits and herbs to preserve buffalo meat. Tanka products are real food for real people. All Tanka products made with 100% natural buffalo and cranberries. You can get yours on line at http://Tankabar.com email: TankaBar@tankaBar.com or call 800-416-7212. They also have an fb page http://Facebook.com/Tanka-Bar you can also buy them at Denver-Boulder area stores like REI. I saw Tanka Dogs & Tanka Bites at the Vitamin Cottage. There is a big display of Tanka bars at Whole Foods in Boulder. Look at their website to see where they are sold in your area.

Check out Autumn Morning Star's web site at: http://www.magicmorningstar.com/ or email her at magicmorningstar@hotmail.com

DJ Eagle Bear Vanas, Odawa has his products for sale at http://www.nativediscovery.com/ or you can call him at (719) 282-7747. He is a motivational speaker and you can contact him to book him. He owns the Native Discovery Inc. a company dedicated to improving lives and building the warriors of tomorrow...today!

Send your PSA's to tmh80303@hotmail.com or indian_voices@hotmail.com or send them to: Theresa Halsey, Indian Voices Program, KGNU Community Radio, 4700 Walnut, Boulder, CO 80301. KGNU's Fax number is (303) 447-9955. Directions: Come to 30th & Walnut and go east under the bridge to the first building on your right. You cannot reach KGNU from Pearl Street or 55th since Walnut dead ends and does not connect with either one of them.

Return to KGNU's Web site