Three-day powwow at Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site
July 06, 2018 01:48 PM
FORT HUNTER, N.Y. - Native Americans are coming together for a three-day event in Montgomery County. The Metis Nation of North American and Canadian Bands are having a veterans powwow at the Schoharie Crossing State Historic site.
It starts on Friday and ends on Sunday. Aztec dancers, Iroquois social dancing and intertribal dancing are on the schedule.
In addition, there will be a celebration of a Mohawk woman who was canonized in 2012. Kateri Tekakwitha was 19 when she converted to Catholicism. She died when she 24 years-old.
Created: July 06, 2018 01:48 PM
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