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River Appreciation Day

River Forks Park 380 River Forks Park Rd, Roseburg, OR 97471

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Date: July 15, 2023
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: River Forks Park 380 River Forks Park Rd, Roseburg, OR 97471
You’re invited to this free event!
This is the 37th annual celebration of River Appreciation Day by Umpqua Watersheds, this year, in partnership with the Umpqua Valley BIPOC Community!
All are welcome to come out for a fun day on the river to honor the water, swim, listen to live music, including native water songs and drum group and several bands, participate in a hairpipe beaded necklace workshop, enjoy yummy food and games!
Special guests include:
Cow Creek Drum Wik’asi
Esther and Shannin Stutzman, Kommema Kalapuya and Coos
Juliete Palenshus, Kanien’keha:ka (Mohawk)
Fish Martinez, Confederated Tribes of Siletz, Shasta, Modoc, Yurok, Mescalero Apache, Azteca
1-2:15pm Drumming, singing and remarks
2:30pm Beading Workshop & Live Bands
Bring your own towel if you want to swim, picnic blanket, family and friends and enjoy this special event!
Sponsors include:
Umpqua Watersheds, Thrive Umpqua, Umpqua Health Alliance, and KQUA