for Barry County Board of Commissioners
September 23, 2014; 9:00 a.m.; Commission Chambers
For more information go to: www.barrycounty.org
The Fall Harvest Festival is September 27-28, 2014 at Historic Charlton Park from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. on both days. The public is invited to experience first-hand the fall harvest techniques and activities from the early-to-mid 1900’s. Admission is $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for kids ages 5 -12. Click on the photo above for more information about the event.
The Walk in the Spirit Pow Wow will be held at Historic Charlton Park on September 20 & 21. The public is invited to experience Native American culture through a traditional pow wow including authentic dancing and drumming, arts and crafts and native foods. Gates open at 10:00 am on Saturday and Sunday. Grand Entries are scheduled for 1:00 pm on Saturday and 12:00 pm on Sunday. Flags will be retired at sundown on Saturday, followed by open dancing until dark. On Sunday, following the dances, gifts will be presented to the participants. Authentic food vendors will be open throughout the event so visitors can enjoy fry bread and other special treats. Native artisans offer beautiful beadwork, baskets, leather goods, ceramics, carvings, blankets, statuary and jewelry. Members of the intertribal public are invited to participate in dancing. Participants will be available before and after dancing for photos, discussion and to answer questions. Admission is Adults $5.00 and Kids $3.00 ages 5 -12. Click the photo above for more information.