First Fish

First Fish Ceremony, Saturday, May 21

First Fish Ceremony, Saturday, May 21

ləhigʷalikʷ čəɫ ʔə tiiɫ sčədadxʷčəɫ“We are Honoring our Fish” When: Saturday, May 21, 2022, starting at 10 a.m. Where: dxʷłalilali, The Canoe Landing4224 Marine View Drive, Tacoma, WA 98422 Everyone is welcome to participate. Please feel comfortable to arrive with your regalia, drums and rattles. For questions contact: Angie Totus 253-320-8361 or Raquel McCloud 253-344-0336 or [email protected]
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First Fish Ceremony welcomes back the spring salmon

First Fish Ceremony welcomes back the spring salmon

Photos and story by Puyallup Tribal News Staff The Puyallup Tribe celebrated its annual First Fish Ceremony on Saturday, May 22. Even though many stayed in their cars due to COVID-19 safety precautions, that didn't stop the annual celebration from taking place. Many members shared about the trauma they have experienced as Native people and the devastation it had on our people and our culture. During the event you could witness the healing and revitalization of our people through prayer, songs, dancing, drumming and rattling, even at times a few horns were honked in unison. It was and is always…
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