Friday, January 25, 2013

Lac Vieux Desert Youth group to hold spirit walk Jan. 28 in Watersmeet

SECOND UPDATE: Please note: This event has been cancelled. Roads are hazardous.

UPDATED: WATERSMEET -- All are welcome to join the Lac Vieux Desert (LVD) Youth in an Idle No More spirit walk on Monday, Jan. 28. They will be meeting at 4:30 p.m. Central Standard Time (5:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time) at the intersection of HWY 2 and HWY 45 and doing a spirit walk to the LVD Rec center (located next to the LVD Tribal offices). Drumming services and guest speakers will follow.

Lac Vieux Desert Youth join the Jan. 11, 2013, Keweenaw Bay Indian Community Idle No More Walk to express solidarity with the global movement for indigenous rights and environmental justice. (Keweenaw Now file photo)

There will be an Indian taco sale at the LVD Rec center. All the proceeds will go to the LVD youth and their future involvement in Idle No More. Please come out and show
your support for the cause and these young leaders.

"Injustice for one is injustice for all."

Everyone is welcome. If you are unable to do the walk just meet the group at the LVD Rec center.

Editor's Note: The round dance that was scheduled for Monday, Jan. 28, in Baraga, by members of the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community (KBIC) Idle No More group has been cancelled. KBIC members will be attending this LVD event in Watersmeet instead.

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