Ft Ancient Celebration June 7-8


The 18th Annual Ft Ancient Celebration will be held on June 7 (11am-7pm) and June 8 (12pm-6pm). For those who haven’t yet gone to this great event click on this link for a really nice introductory video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y9HSTNNeY5M

The weekend is chock full of activities that the whole family will enjoy!
 

 

Saturday June 7th, 11AM- 7PM

10:00 AM Gates Open

11:00 AM – Celebration officially begins

11:30 AM – Discussion of the Shawnee Language Lead By Morning Sun

12:00 PM – Childrens Songs and Womens Healing Songs Lead by Deb Tracy

12:30PM – Storytelling by Nancy Swartz

1:00PM – Flute Music by Ken Watson

1:30 PM – Gourd Dance (if Possible)

2:00 PM – Grand Entry for drums and dancers

5:00 PM – Flute Music by Douglas Blue Feather

5:30 PM – Storytelling by Tom Netz

6:00 PM – Silent Auction

6:30 PM – History of Fort Ancient by Jack Blosser

 

Special Demonstrations

11:00 AM Herb Discussion by Tom Netz (meet at Silent Auction tent)

1:30 and 4:00 PM Pottery Seminar with Gisela McDonald (far right side of the blue and white tent)

3:00 PM Dream Catcher Workshop (next to the limestone shelter house)

 

Sunday, June 8th, 2008

11:00 AM – Gates Open

12:00 Noon – Shawnee Language by Morning Sun

12:30 PM – Storytelling by Tom Netz

1:00 PM – Flute Music by Ken Watson

1:30 PM – Gourd Dance (If Possible)

2:00 PM – Grand Entry For Drums and Dancers

5:00 PM – Flute Music by Douglas Blue Feather
5:30 PM – Silent Auction

6:00 PM – Celebration ends

 

Special Demonstrations

12:00 – Herb Discussion with Tom Netz (meet next to the Silent Auction Tent)

1:30 and 4PM – Pottery Seminar with Gisela McDonald (far right side of blue and white tent) 3:00 PM – Dream Catcher Workshop with JoAn Hembree

 

 

And also through out the weekend

Demonstrations on flintknapping, pottery making and fingerweaving.
Children’s Activities including games, crafts, spear throwing and other educational activities.

 

Cost

$8.00 for adults

$4.00 for children

OR

Take advantage of a special 2 day pass

$12.00 for adults

$6.00 for children

 

For more information about the event contact

Jack Blosser

513-932-4421

800-283-8904

[email protected]

Posted May 6, 2008
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