August 22, 2017
August 22, 2017
AUG 11, 2017
On July 5, 2017, the Tribe joined the Habitat for Humanity and City of Palmdale to welcome the development of 56-home CalVet REN (Residential Enriched Neighborhood) for low-income Veteran families in the city of Palmdale.
BINGO Night and Spaghetti dinner Fundraiser for the Tataviam Education Department
On February 1st 2017, The Fernandeno Tataviam Band of Mission Indians and The LAUSD Indian Education Program began a Pow Wow Dance & Regalia Workshop that took place at Rudy Ortega Sr. Park in The San Fernando Valley.
We are grateful to announce that FivePoint™ has made a generous contribution of $5,000 as initial funding to establish a new scholarship entitled, “The Caitlin Gulley Memorial Scholarship Fund.”
On February 27, 2017, the Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission Indians joined in the special celebration and ribbon cutting ceremony of Chumash Park and Trail, a 2.5 mile long trail in Simi Valley.
Between 11:00 am and 3:00 pm on Saturday, March 25th, attendees will have the opportunity to learn about lithic tools, artifact production, and history from local experts and archaeologists (See flier above).
Attendees will also have the opportunity to try flintknapping themselves and take home an artifact. We hope to see you then!
To read about last year’s Stone Tool Saturday event, please click here.
The Tataviam Education Learning Department (click here to access their website) is partnering with the Tribe to present a SPECIAL Family Culture Workshop at Vasquez Rocks Natural Park Area!
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Attendees will have the opportunity to make Native crafts, listen to a cultural presentation and traditional storytelling!
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Attendees may participate in an optional hike through ancient Tataviam sites! The hike will explore Mapipinga, the village name for Vasquez Rocks, and uncover earth ovens, food sources, and gathering areas of the Tataviam.
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Enjoy the Potluck!
Contact Kimia Fatehi at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions!