Upcoming Event: Deer Island Memorial, October 9, 2016

Natick Nipmuc Indian Council DEER ISLAND MEMORIAL 2016 SACRED PADDLE and WALK Sunday, October 9, 2016 All are invited for a Day of Remembrance in memory of the Native peoples forcibly removed in October 1675…

Past Event: Wabanaki Women’s Drum-Making / Sweetgrass Braiding

On September 17th and 18th, 2016, Gedakina held a drum-making and sweetgrass braiding workshop, with 30+ women from various Wabanaki tribes in attendance. Check out some of their beautiful craftsmanship in the photo gallery!

Past Event: Drum Making Workshop

In February and March of 2016, Gedakina co-sponsored a Drum Making Workshop that was held at the Passamaquoddy Reservation in Indian Township, Maine. The workshop took place in the course of four sessions that spanned…

Upcoming Events at Amherst College, April 14-15, 2016

Please join us at Amherst College for an important series of events centered around the visiting display of the Sing Our Rivers Red Earring Project  Rise Up! Spoken Word Event featuring Dine’ (Navajo) poet Hannabah Blue 4:00…

We are here and she is in us: Revisiting the Skywoman Story

Oct 22, 2015, 5 P.M. – Amherst College – Cole Assembly Room – Converse Hall

2015 Annual Nanrantsouak Memorial Gathering

August 23 – Mid Day til Dusk Mizi Negewet kamigwezoi (Families Gathered Together) ————————————————- Nemikkwaldamnana Nanrantsouak (We Remember Norridgewock) Please join us for the annual gathering at Nanrantsouak located off father Rasle Road in Madison,…

Thanksgiving

As you probably know GEDAKINA has been doing a Thanksgiving Turkey, food basket/grocery gift card program since we became a “formal nonprofit organization” back in 2002. Before GEDAKINA, founding members helped to start and fund…

Justice for the River

Please join us for Justice for the River! – Concert, Speak Out and Fundraiser
Saturday, October 18, 2014, 2-7 pm – Sockalexis Arena, Indian Island

26th Intertribal Pow-wow at Plugs Pond

This weekend we will be bringing down one of Gedakina’s 28-foot-long war / voyager canoes as we once again participate in the Annual MCNAA Pow-wow gathering. We will be offering canoe / paddling lessons and…

War Canoe Paddling Clinics

Gedakina, Inc. conducted a Youth War Canoe Paddling Clinic on Friday June 27, and a Women and Girls War Canoe Paddling Clinic on Saturday June 28. Both took place up at Indian Island. We had…