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Traditions of the Great Basin Tribes

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CourseGraphic Experience the rich culture and traditions of the Washo, Northern Paiute and Western Shoshone tribes. Learn about the history and territory of each Great Basin tribe. Discuss the similarities between each people’s way of life, spirituality and arts, as well as how those customs have influenced the Great Basin through the years. Take part in hands-on demonstrations of tribal artisanry including baskets, cradle boards, weaponry and more. Delve into the meanings of traditional and modern styles of dance from each group, then end the class by watching an Eagle Dance performance. 

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Tue

TMCC Meadowood Center

Ben Rupert 



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
7/7/2020 - 7/7/2020 Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Reno, TMCC Meadowood Center  Map Ben Rupert