Honoring the People, Honoring the Land: Nisenan Talk

Saturday, March 16th~ 11am-1pm

Join Author and Tribal Chairman, Richard Johnson, in a discussion about his new book, HISTORY OF US: Nisenan Tribe of the Nevada City Rancheria. Learn about the Tribe’s Ancestral Homelands which include the North San Juan Ridge.

Appearing with Richard is Tribal Spokesperson, Shelly Covert. Shelly will share stories of her family and their journey to increase Nisenan visibility against all odds. She will also talk about the California Heritage: Indigenous Research Project (CHIRP) the nonprofit organization that supports the Tribe and its efforts to restore their Federal Recognition. Learn how to support the Tribe in its efforts and how to give back through a special reciprocity program.

Light refreshments   Suggested donation

There will be educational materials available , petitions & letter writing info and History of Us books for purchase.

To stay informed please visit www.nisenan.org
(530) 570-0846

For info re this event:(530)687-2662 Heidi Starr

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