Friday, March 08, 2013

Keweenaw Unitarian Universalist Fellowship to host forum on mining and Native land, cultural sites March 10

HOUGHTON -- The Keweenaw Unitarian Universalist Fellowship (KUUF) will host a forum -- "How will mining impact Native land and cultural sites?" -- at 10:30 a.m. (EDT) on Sunday, March 10, at BHK Center Conference Room, one block off M26 in west Houghton (turn at Hilltop Restaurant). Childcare will be provided. (Please remember to turn your clock one hour forward by 2 a.m. Sunday morning for Daylight Savings Time.)

Guest presenters will be Jessica Koski, Keweenaw Bay Indian Community (KBIC) mining technical assistant, and Chuck Brumleve, KBIC environmental mining specialist.

This forum is the first in a series of six monthly presentations on Mining in the Upper Peninsula and its role in the economy, society and environment.

The forum is free and open to the public. If you do not find parking in the BHK parking lot, please consider parking in the upper parking lot (along road to Econo) and coming in the upper door at the that parking lot (there is elevator or stairs to access the Conference Room).

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