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"Philly Indigenous Peoples Day"

!!!Save the Day!!!



7Th Annual celebration!! 

We are getting ready for our Philadelphia Indigenous day!! on 



October 7th at the Bartram's Garden from 10 am to 4 pm!! 



!!Grand entry at noon!! 



https://bartramsgarden.org/



Come prepared as you wish (regalia or not) is a day for all us to celebrate!! We hope to create a good event for all of us, every year has been very good!! for the last 7th years!! Hope to see you there!!

Also, it would be canoeing opportunities by the river, tours of the garden and Mexican food!!

https://bartramsgarden.org/event/free-saturday-walk-boating-2017-05-20-2017-10-07/

Any question please invoice us.

"Philly Indigenous Peoples Day"   (Resolution No. 110641) 

Description:
 
Recognizing and honoring the achievements, traditions and contributions of American  Indians, also known as “indigenous peoples” of the City of Philadelphia and declaring October 8, 2011 as Indigenous Peoples Day and every first Saturday of October thereafter  as Indigenous Peoples Day.
 
WHEREAS, Over 4,000 indigenous  peoples currently live in the City of Philadelphia; WHEREAS, American Indians developed a highly advanced agricultural system that is  still practiced in our nation’s farming system, cultivating crops from potatoes, tomatoes, beans, chocolate, corn, pumpkins, and sugarcane among many others.
 

Mission:

The mission is to Investigate, Understand and Raise Awareness of The Indigenous Peoples Culture, which flourished on this continent prior to the arrival of the Spanish in 1492.   

 



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