Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Native American Language Fair Set April 7.(Education)

Byline: Journal Staff Report

The Indigenous Language Institute has announced the third annual Native American Youth Language Fair, poster contest and Intertribal Powwow scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. April 7.

The free event at the Santa Fe Indian School is for children and young people, preschool to 19 years of age.

Its purpose is to motivate participants to create spoken stories, songs, dramatic pieces, dances or poetry using their native languages. All children will receive prizes and are recognized for their participation in this non-competitive event.

Entries for the Language Fair, poster contest and powwow are due March 1. For more information and an entry form, call 820-0311. …

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