Generations Rising: Native youth art event March 24

March 14, 2007

A Native youth art workshop, art exhibit, talent show and dinner is set for Saturday, March 24 at The Evergreen State College's Longhouse Center.

The event runs from noon to 7 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

The program features art activity centers for all ages, and tribal youth are invited to bring one art piece to be displayed in the glass cases at the Longhouse for six weeks. Art center items include hand drums, felt art, walking sticks and leather pouches. The event is sponsored by the The Evergreen State College, the Muckleshoot Tribe, Lucky Eagle Casino and the Hazel Pete Institute of Chehalis Basketry. For more information, call 867-5344.