Thursday, November 13, 2008

Submarine Base Invites Mohegan Council Of Elders To Celebrate Indian Heritage Month

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The following appeared in The Dolphin newspaper's website today:

The "Naval Submarine Base New London will celebrate Native American Indian Heritage month through special programs and events, Thursday, Nov. 20. The Cross Hall Galley will host a special meal that will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The menu will consist of Native American Indian themed dishes: Pea, bean and potato soup, succotash, skillet squash, wild rice, baked sweet potatoes, pork and beef meat pie, salmon with berries and green onion, grilled buffalo steaks, rice pudding, pumpkin pie and fry bread. At 3 p.m. in Dealey Center Theater, members of the Mohegan Tribe Council of Elders will speak about Mohegan history and participation in the Armed Forces in a special presentation. The event will also include performances of native song, dance, and drumming."