FNX Celebrates California’s First People
FNX | First Nations Experience television network is proud to be surrounded by more than 150 tribes that call the Golden State their home. For almost 50 years, events have taken place across the state – on the last Friday of September – to celebrate the diverse cultural heritage of California’s Native American people.
Here are some of the many activities happening across the Golden State commemorating California Native American Day:
Title: Richard M. Milanovich Hike for Human Rights
Date: Friday, September 26, 2014.
Time: Hike begins @ 7 a.m. – 10 a.m. Parking, Register & Check-In @ 6 a.m.
Location: 5401 Dinah Shore Drive Palm Springs, CA 92264. Different trails to choose from.
Web Links: https://www.acbci.com/charityhike/
Contact: (760) 699-6800
Title: California Native American Day Celebration at Cal State University San Bernardino
Date: Friday, September 26, 2014
Time: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Location: Cal State University San Bernardino, 5500 University Pkwy, San Bernardino, CA 92407
Web Links: http://www.nativeamericanday.com/
Contact: (909) 537-5000
Title: Water is Sacred, 47th Annual celebration of Native American Heritage at the State Capitol
Date: September 26, 2014
Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Location: North Steps, California State Capitol, 1100 L Street, Sacramento, California 95814
Web Links: https://www.facebook.com/NativeAmericanDay or http://capitolmuseum.ca.gov/
Title: Round Valley Indian Tribes 2014 Indian Days Celebration
Date: Sept. 25 – 28
Location: Round Valley Indian Tribes, 77826 Covelo Rd, Covelo, California 95428
Web Links: https://www.facebook.com/events/1464712803806422/
Contact: (707) 983-6126
Title: California Native American Day at San Diego County Library
Date: Saturday, September 27th
Time: 11 a.m – 2 p.m.
Location: Campo- Morena Village Branch Library
31356 Highway 94, Campo, CA 91906
Web Links: http://www.sdcl.org/branch-calendars/Campo-September_2014.pdf
Contact: (619) 478-5945
Details: 11 am Ral Christman
12 pm Steve Garcia – Dancer
1 pm Michael Connolly Miskwish
Refreshments, Crafts, Raffle
FNX Intern Robin Underwood contributed to this report.