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Water Legacy Motion to Dismiss Lawsuit Scheduled for March 24
Saturday, March 12 2011
 
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WaterLegacy, a grassroots environmental organization based in Minnesota, has been granted the right to intervene as a party in a lawsuit filed by the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce (MCC) to prevent application to its mining industry members of the water quality standard protecting wild rice from sulfate pollution.
On December 17, 2010, the MCC filed a lawsuit to block the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency's (MPCA) application of the water quality standard protecting wild rice by limiting sulfate pollution in wild rice waters. WaterLegacy served a notice of intervention/motion to intervene as a party to the lawsuit and a motion to dismiss the MCC's complaint on Jan. 6, 2011.
New Native Theater looking for people interested in theater
Saturday, March 12 2011
 
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New Native Theater is looking for people in the Twin Cities' Native American community who are interested in acting and performing to be part of a new NNT performing ensemble. They are also looking for folks who want to direct, stage manage, build sets, design sets, and design costumes.
They are looking for 6 to 10 individuals, 18 years and older, with any and all, or no conventional acting experience. The only criteria is that you are interested in being on stage and learning the craft of theatre. This group will have first preference for casting in NNT readings and productions. Those interested should send an email with the subject line "ActingEnsemble" to: This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

First annual Native Art Festival to be held on Franklin Ave. in June
Saturday, March 12 2011
 
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The Native American Community Development Institute (NACDI) will be holding the first annual Twin Cities American Indian Arts Festival June 11-12 on Franklin Avenue in South Minneapolis. The event will bring together Indigenous artists, performers, and musicians from across Minnesota in celebration of American Indian cultural arts.
During the two days, attendees will interact with American Indian contemporary fine artists, dancers, singers and exhibitors in the outdoor All My Relations Arts Plaza. For more info, see:?http://www.allmyrelationsarts.com/festival.

FNCI to Host KFAI Radio Show
Saturday, March 12 2011
 
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Jewell Arcoren and Lisa Yankton of First Nations Composure Initiative (FNCI) will host the "Winyan Downapi" radio show March 8th from 3:00  - 4:00 pm which will feature 10-14 American Indian Women from across the nation. The program will showcase the breadth and depth of genre, composition and singing from Native women. First Nations Composer initiative is a program of American Composers Forum. For a listing of March 8 shows, go to: www.kfai.org/iwd.

Kelly Drummer new director of Tiwahe Foundation development and programs
Saturday, March 12 2011
 
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 whats new in the communtiy kelly drummer Kelly Drummer has been hired as director of development and programs for the The Tiwahe Foundation (previously known as the American Indian Family Empowerment Program).  
"Kelly has a great track record as an effective fund raiser," says LaVon Lee, program officer at the Grotto Foundation and Tiwahe Foundation administrator. "She will play a key role in helping us complete our $6 million endowment campaign. We also want to build on our reputation as a resource for donors who value Native American perspectives and as a resource for Native American leadership development."
Throughout its history, AIFEP promoted leadership development and American Indian self- determination by supporting families and individuals striving to reach their potential through education, economic self-sufficiency, service to community, and cultural connections - a tradition Tiwahe Foundation board members are continuing. More information is available at www.grottofoundation.org.
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