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News and Updates
Indigenous People's Day Celebration in Kamiah
On Monday, October 14th, the Nez Perce Language Program and the Indian Education Parent Committee is hosting an Indigenous People's Day celebration at the Wa-A'Yas Community Center in Kamiah. The even will be from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
It is free and open to the community. There will be food, giveaways and more! For more information, call Stella at (208) 494-4232.
Click the image to view the flyer.
Information from the 20th Annual Cultural Camp is now available!
Go to the Nez Perce Cultual Camp page to download a copy of this year's workbook. You can also see pictures and lists of the 2019 nimipuutímt Award winners!
támsoy káa ‘alatálo Book
The Nez Perce Language Program has printed children's books of the Ant and Yellow Jacket story! If you would like a copy, visit the Language Building in Lapwai or the Language Room at the Wa-A'Yas Community Center in Kamiah.
Click here to listen to the story!