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We will be adding live performances, storytelling, speakers and more throughout the year.
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Gift Shop & Gallery Sales--Longhouse Art Gallery Exhibition.
Art Opening: Storytelling, Videos, Spoken Word, & Visual Art by Gen7 Native Youth Summer Intern Program. Opening Program: Sat., August 30, 2014, 5-8pm. Free RSVP tickets at 10 young artists share art work & presentations created under the mentorship of 4 Native American artists (Tiffany Midge, creative writing; Roger Fernandes, storytelling & art; Angelo Baca & Dallas Pinkham, Videography).

Art Exhibit: 2-week exhibit of artwork and videos continues in the Duwamish Art Gallery. Continuing exhibit will also feature works by master artist Roger Fernandes (Lower Elwha S'Klallam).

Aug.30th to Sept. 13th

Duwamish Art Gallery is open Mon-Sat from 10-5.

Special Events-Family Friendly



Feb 14, 2016 1-5pm

IllumiNATURE: Songs & Stories & Art to Celebrate Salmon is Life Return from Paris/COP21

This Valentine's Day, Feb 14, 2016, celebrate the love of Salmon and the Earth.

Event details: 1:00-2:30 Art Making: All ages; 2:30-4:00 Stories and songs by NW Native flutist Paul Cheoketen Wagner; 4pm Closing Ceremony. Free.

To learn more about Salmon is Life, please visit: and

Sponsor: Salmon is Life -- a project of 350Seattle. Last December 350Seattle took a school of 350 illuminated salmon to the UN Climate Talks in Paris (CO21) swam thru Paris and have not stopped since.


Feb 17, 2016 6-7pm

I Love Fry Bread--Cooking Class--$20

Hands on class. All students will make their own fry bread. Like most traditional food, the key ingredient is a loving grandmother. Kaiya, Cecile Hansen, Native American Frybread Maker and Duwamish Tribal Chair, passes on the tradition. Limited to 7 students. $20. RSVP at 206-431-1582. Free parking. Come early to visit Exhibits & Art Gallery.




Other Yearly Events

Event Support Volunteers are Needed



Image is provided under the terms of a licensing agreement.  All other right reserved to the Museum of History & Industry.  Negative # 67.2    File #shs67.2 Duwamish Extended Family Reunions The Duwamish Tribe is making the Longhouse available to its members this year for extended family reunions at no cost. Families are responsible for invitations, set-up and clean-up, food and supplies. The Tribal Enrollment Officer will be available to update memberships. To volunteer to coordinate a family reunion, call 206.431.1582. Family reunions will be listed on the tribal website. Subject to availability --weekdays or Sundays only, no Saturdays.

Heritage Classes


Tilibsdeb “Singing Feet” Duwamish heritage group

Contact Cindy Williams for practice dates.



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