|Calendar of Events|
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.
For more than 55 years Earl Livermore’s career as a professional artist has been richly varied--including pottery, print marking, pen & ink sketches, oil, acrylic & water color paintings. In 1969-71, he was the All-Tribes Coordinator of the Native American occupation of Alcatraz Island. Earl is a Blackfeet Indian Artist, receiving professional training
in Seattle at the U of Washington (1959-61), and the Burnly School of Professional Art. In 1964, he studied at Academy of Art in San Francisco. In 1978 he received a Master's Degree in Education at Harvard University. Livermore also studied printmaking at Radcliffe College and pottery at Edmonds Community College.
Exhibit displays thru April of 2014.
Free admission Mon-Sat 10-5.
Special Events-Family Friendly
|Apr 12, 2014 1-3pm|
4th Annual Duwamish Princess Angeline Native Tea Party
Let's celebrate spring. We're breaking out the china and serving Native & English teas, scones & finger sandwiches with a lump of sunshine.
|Apr 13, 2014 2-4pm|
Earth Day Storytelling at the Duwamish Longhouse
Join us for this free event at the Duwamish Longhouse and Cultural Center. Native and non-native tellers share stories about the earth and our relationship to it. Paul "Che oke ten" Wagner of the Vancouver Island Saanich tribe, Allison Cox, cofounder of the Healing Story Alliance, and Blake Shelafoe of the Duwamish tribe, will be the tellers. James Rasmussen, the Executive Director of the Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition will also speak.
|May 16, 2014 1-2pm|
Birds of the Duwamish
Get a bird's eye view of Chief Seattle's Duwamish River. Naturalist, Penny Rose, shares information on the wildlife of the river and places to bird watch. Co-sponsored by the Seattle Parks and Recreation. Waterfront park across the street from the Longhouse is a great place for bird watching along the Duwamish River.
|May 20, 2014 1-2pm|
Princess Angeline File Screening
Princess Angeline, daughter of Chief Seattle, refused to leave her homeland. This film explores the story of the Duwamish and their struggle for tribal recognition primarily through the life of Princess Angeline. Produced by Sandra Osawa. 53 min long.
|May 22, 2014 1-2pm|
Welcome to Native Seattle
Tour the Duwamish Longhouse with Chief Seattle's Great-Great-Great-Grand Nice. Cecile Hansen, Duwamish Tribal Chairwoman, will share her personal experiences as the leader of Chief Seattle's Duwamish Tribe. Also enjoy the exhibit areas & art gallery.
Museum Week 2 for 1 special. $3 for admission for 2 people.
Tickets at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/623054
|Jun 21, 2014 11am-2pm|
Gala Champagne Brunch & Art Auction
You are happily invited to join in a Champagne Gala Brunch & Art Auction hosted by the Duwamish Tribe.
Duwamish Tribal Services**Duwamish Longhouse & Cultural Center, "Honoring Duwamish People"
|Event Support Volunteers are Needed|
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.
Tilibsdeb “Singing Feet” Duwamish heritage group
Contact Cindy Williams for practice dates.
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last update May 29, 2013