Annual healing powwow planned for Aug. 11
BEMIDJI -- Sanford Bemidji along with Red Lake and Cass Lake IHS hospitals, will host a healing powwow from 4 to 8 p.m. Aug. 11 at the Sanford Bemidji Medical Center.
The powwow is open to the public. The powwow will honor the physicians, health care workers and holistic healers who are dedicated to promoting physical, mental and spiritual health in the region, a release said.
Invited drums only. Dancer registration begins at 4 p.m. with a traditional feast being served at 4:30 p.m. and grand entry at 5 p.m. Dancers are welcome to participate for prizes during an old-style jingle special. Authentic native arts and crafts vendors will be present.