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Onondaga: A Gathering of Corn and People May 7-8th, 2016

  • Onondaga Nation 6680 Onondaga Lake Parkway Liverpool, NY, 13088 United States (map)

Saturday morning starts out at the longhouse for a sunrise ceremony and breakfast. If you plan to attend the ceremony and breakfast, meet in the lobby of the Staybridge Suites at 6:00am for a ride. Other rides might be possible; contact Angela for ride coordination.

After the welcoming ceremony, we'll meet at the Skä•noñh Center at 9:30am. 

Skä•noñh Great Law of Peace Center

6680 Onondaga Lake Pkwy, Liverpool, NY 13088

Saturday, May 7:

6:00am: Meet in lobby of Staybridge Suites for rides to Longhouse

Sunrise: Tobacco burning @ Longhouse

7:00 – 8:00am: Breakfast

8:00am: Ceremony + Thanksgiving

9:15am: Transportation to Skä•noñh Great Law of Peace Center

9:30am: Opening Remarks - Moderator

Introductions

Moment of Silence for Carl Barnes, Keir Johnson

Historical Perspective, Dr. Phil Arnold

10:30am - 12:00pm: Sacredness

12:00pm: Lunch

1:00pm - 4:00pm: Seed Sovereignty

4:00pm: Wrap-up – move to Cookhouse (Longhouse)

5:30pm: Dinner

6:30pm: UN Forum Discussion on Seed Sovereignty

7:00pm: Social Dance

Sunday, May 8:

7:30am: Meet in lobby of Staybridge Suites for rides to Skä•noñh Great Law of

Peace Center

8:00am: Continental breakfast @ Skä•noñh Great Law of Peace Center

9:00am - 11:30am: Coalition building

11:30am: Move to Cookhouse

12:00pm: Lunch

1:00pm: Closing + Thanksgiving

1:30pm: Move to farm for planting

3:30pm: UN Forum Discussion on Seed Sovereignty

5:00pm: Dinner @ Cookhouse