April 4th Arts and Events KRFP
Celebrate Native American culture at the 13th annual Tutxinmepu Pow Wow . This event, traditionally held on the Palouse is sponsored by the University of Idaho Native American Student Center. Dancing and drumming events will be held on Saturday and Sunday April 7th and 8th at the Moscow Junior High School gym . Plan to attend the Grand Entries at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Saturday, and Sunday at 1p.m. The Pow Wow is free and open to the community. Call Steven Martin at 208-885-4237 for more information.
The 2012 Borah Symposium will explore “Food and War: Cultivating Peace”, April 9, 10 and 11th.
The film “Darwin’s Nightmare” will be shown April 9th. Keynote speakers: Raj Patel April 10th, and Dr. Vandana Shiva April 11th at 7p.m. in the SUB Ballroom. Plan to attend the panel discussion presented by local small-scale farmer importance of sustainable food in a globalized society. The symposium is free.
For a complete listing of events go to www.uidaho.edu/borah
“What’s up with Idaho ACLU” presented by Carole Wells is the topic for The Moscow League of Women Voters noon presentation on April 11th in the Fisk room of the 1912 Center. The public is welcome to attend.
Calling all artists! Moscow Arts Commission and the City of Moscow is offering $100 for the winning entry for Farmer’s Market Poster contest. Deadline for submissions is April 20. All entries will be displayed at the Third Street Gallery from April 27 to June 8th. Moscow Art walk 2012 will celebrate the work of a local artist on the cover of the events brochure. If you are an artist that has participated in ArtWalk you are encouraged to submit your work. Deadline is April 27th. The winner of this juried contest will be awarded $500.
Pick up an application at Moscow City Hall, on the city’s website, or call 208-883-7036.
Karen Bubb, the Public Arts Manager for the City of Boise, will join the Moscow Arts Commission and Robert Horner, the Wren Welcome Garden Artists, to conduct a Cultural Café on the subject of public art in Moscow. The event will take place on Friday, April 13th at the Moscow City Hall from 3:00pm – 5:00pm. The event is free and open to the public. Light fare will be served.The City Arts Department and the Moscow Arts Commission welcome the public’s input on how to plan for public art in Moscow. Your opinion is important! Input will be collected, recorded, and used to assist with facilitation of a future Public Art Master plan for Moscow.
Palouse Patchers will hold their 32nd Annual Quilt Show “Color Made Beautiful” Saturday and Sunday April 14th and 15th at the Exhibition Building on the Latah County Fairgrounds. Contact Celia Boland at 208-874-3088.
Palouse Studio Potters is hosting Empty Bowls Saturday April 14th at the 1912 Center 11a.m. to 1:30 pm.
The idea for Empty Bowls is simple.
Choose a one-of-a-kind, handmade bowl, then receive a simple meal of soup and bread.
Keep the bowl to commemorate your Empty Bowls donation and as a reminder that there are always empty bowls in the world.
100% of the proceeds will benefit a local food bank, and Oxfam International.
The suggested donation is $15.
The Latah County Democrats will hold the 2012 Presidential caucus April 14th.
Doors Open at 9 am. Caucus begins promptly at 10:00 am
McDonald Elementary School, 2323 E. D Street, Moscow
Members will select their Presidential nomination and elect delegates to the State Convention.
For More Information Contact: Jim Miller, 208 882-0043, email@example.com
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