Indigenous Issues Forums to Hold Facilitation Workshop in South Dakota

Ruth Yellowhawk asked me to share this Indigenous Issues Forums announcement. From May 5th through 7th in Rapid City, South Dakota, IIF is offering a hands-on, participatory skills development workshop for circle facilitation which includes children?’s activities, elder?’s speak, and reflection. Click below for more details and instructions for registering.

Indigenous Issues Forums presents:

Returning to the heart of the matter: tending to our relationships through authentic dialogue.

May 5-7, 2005
9 AM to 5 PM each day

A three-day, hands-on, participatory skills development workshop for circle facilitation including, Children?’s activities, Elder?’s speak, and Reflection.
We?’ll share art, film, special children?’s activities, and the insights of our elders to springboard into circle facilitation.

Before sending your registration fee, we ask you to commit to a phone call or face to face meeting with one of the IIF team members so that we can build a shared understanding of our hopes and dreams for the training.

Please give Ruth or Harley a call or send an email to set up a time to visit by telephone or face to face before April 15th.

For more information and to register please contact:

Indigenous Issues Forums team members:

Ruth Yellow Hawk, 605-574-2165, [email protected]
Harley Eagle, 250-898-1229, [email protected]
Lily Mendoza, [email protected]

Costs: $300. Includes Registration for the three days, Workshop materials, and some Meals. Children 12 and under are free.

Timeframe: 9 AM to 5 PM each day, Thursday through Saturday, May 5-7, 2005

Where: Day one ?– May 5th will take place at the Joe Rovere Library on the 2nd floor of The Journey Museum, 222 New York Street, Rapid City, South Dakota 57701. (605) 394-6923. Days two and three ?–May 6th & 7th ?– will take place at Parish Hall, Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 717 Quincy Street, Rapid City, SD 57701. (605) 342-0909.

Added by Sandy on March 12, 2005