Vibrant, Resilient, Still Here: Contemporary Native Americans in Illinois
A Road Scholar Program by Pamala Silas
Oct 20, 2022
Open to the public
Join Pamela Silas for a deep dive webinar into the contemporary realities facing Native Americans today. This program will invite participants to engage in a safe space and learn about how Native tribes have adapted, and as well as answer questions about issues that affect Native cultures today.
- How the public learns about and sees Native Americans and some of the misconceptions
- Demographic data
- Topical issues that the community has prioritized
- Common values
- Opportunities to engage
- Resources to learn more
- Engaged storytelling, song (for younger audiences)
This event is Free and Open to the public. For more information, please contact Catherine Barnett at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CHILLICOTHE PUBLIC LIBRARY COVID-19 POLICY
Current requirements (likely to change by Oct. 2022): Masks must be worn indoors by everyone (including presenters) over the age of two, regardless of vaccination status. For in-person programming, we will do our best to maintain distancing between attendees and may limit attendee numbers for this reason.
Pamala Silas is a member of Menominee Indian Tribe and an Oneida descendant. Learn more about Pamala Silas, this program, and how to book it.
Chillicothe Public Library