16th Annual International Youth & Elders Cultural Gathering

                Gathering of the Sacred Pipes Sundance

   Pipestone Quarries  -  Pipestone MN  -  July 7 - July 16, 2006

       Sun Dance Chief: Lawrence Henry, Roseau River First Nation

Schedule of Events
Fri & Sat, July 7-8:   -----  Camp days
Sunday	   July 9th:   -----  Opening Feast, Honoring & Celebrating Leon & Elsa Carney's 40th Wedding Anniversary
July 9-12th: 	       -----  Youth & Elders Cultural Gathering & Exchange
Wed, July 20th:	       -----  Tree Day Ceremony and Feast
Thur-Sun, July 13-16:  -----  Gathering of the Sacred Pipes Sundance

Camp Development (Mess Hall, Sweat Lodge, Arbor, Teepee & Kitchen) Red Road to Sobriety Ogitchidaw Teachings Health & Wellness Women's Circles Men's Circles Full Camp Circles Youth Cirlces Drum & Song Teachings Know Your Clans Colors & Responsibilities Ceremonial Use of Indian Medicine **************************************************************** GATHERING OF THE SACRED PIPES SUN DANCE........July 7 - July 16 **************************************************************** Sponsored by Elaine M. Stately Peacemaker Center, Heart of the Earth, Inc., and Roseau River First Nation

FOR MORE INFO: Nee Gon Nway Wee Dung Clyde Bellecourt, 612.251.5836 or Chief Terrance Nelson 204.782.4827 HOTELS AND MOTELS IN THE SURROUNDING AREA: Flandreau, SD - Royal River Casino Hotel, 1-800-833-8666 Pipestone, MN - Arrow Hotel, 1-507-825-5331 Super 8 Motel, 1-507-825-4217 Days Inn (Calumet), 1-507-825-5871 Sioux Falls, SD - 40 miles from Sun Dance grounds Marshall, SD - 40 miles from Sun Dance grounds All contributions will be helpful and greatly appreciated. Monetary contributions are tax deductible and can be made payable to: Elaine M. Stately Peacemaker Center/Sun Dance Fund, 2300 Cedar Avenue S., Minneapolis, MN 55404 Please log into: and "Click" on Special Events Calendar =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=