Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Indian Military Veterans Invited to Ceremony At Mashantucket Pequot Museum On Nov 14th

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In recognition of Veteran's Day, the Mashantucket Pequots will hold their annual honoring cemerony for veterans on Saturday, November 14th from noon to 2 p.m.

Native veterans are asked to register by November 12th by calling Trudie Lamb Richmond, the director of programs for the Mashantucket museum, at (860) 396-6862 or Jean Little at (860) 396-6938.

The master of ceremonie is Buddy Gwin (Hidatsa/Mandan). Guest speakers include Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Elder and Pequot War Chief Stan Harris. Kenny Merrick (Mandan/Dakota) of the Mystic River Singers will do honoring songs on the hand drum.