Festivals & Events:
Indigenous People's Day Weekend
IPD Weekend Schedule
|3:30p||Telluride Conference Center — Mountain Village||Ute Elder Roland McCook — Invocation and blessings for Original Thinkers Conference. Separate tickets.|
|5:00p||Telluride. 2nd Floor Miramonte building||McCook – Today’s issues facing Indigenous People. Come with questions. Free|
|12:00p||Placerville Park and Schoolhouse||Ute Mtn Ute Regina Lopez Whiteskunk will lead honoring of Ute plaque in the park then move to schoolhouse for roundtable discussion. Free.|
|3:00p||Telluride Historical Museum||Lopez Whiteskunk will lead a second roundtable discussion. Free|
|6:00p||Telluride Historical Museum||Archaeologist Glade Hadden – Talk on
Eagle Rockshelter on the Gunnison River. Free.
|9:00p||Fly Me To the Moon||Navajo power rock band SIHASIN from Flagstaff – $5 cover goes to the band.|
|3:00p||Wilkinson Public Library||Eutimia Cruz Montoya of Denver — healing workshop. Intercultural recognition of trauma. Free.|
|6:30p||Telluride Arts HQ||Montoya — poetry reading. Free|
|8:30a||Telluride Mtn School||Rick Chavolla will speak at morning assembly.|
|10:00a||Telluride High School||Chavolla will speak to students|
|5:30p||Wilkinson Public Library||Joe Pacal will talk on Navajo food sovereignty and ecosystem restoration. Free. Followed by
Chavolla on inter-Nation Indigenous cultural center and urban Indigenous experience. Free.