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AICH Monthly Social at the Whitney Museum of American Art

March 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

- Free

Friday, March 23, 6-8PM
Floor Three, Susan and John Hess Family TheaterThe Whitney and the American Indian Community House (AICH) co-host AICH’s monthly Social. Join us for an evening of drum singing, dancing in traditional regalia, conversation, sharing of stories, and community building over refreshments.

AICH has hosted Socials as an integral community building event since our founding in 1969. Similar to a Pow Wow but smaller, the Social is an extension of a long-standing lifeway among Indigenous people that brings relations and friends from different Tribal Nations together. The AICH Socials solidify bonds among Indigenous people living in the New York City area who are often far from their original homelands but can also welcome new friendships with guests from diverse communities. In this spirit, AICH has partnered with many organizations and institutions throughout its history to make a truly inclusive experience.

Accesibility
The Hess Theater is equipped with an induction loop and infrared assistive listening system. Service animals welcome.

If you have questions about accessibility, or requests for accommodations, please email accessfeedback@whitney.org or call (646) 666-5574 (relay calls welcome). Service animals welcome. Please come fragrance free.

Registration is required and please fill form out here: https://whitneyedu.wufoo.com/forms/r3xx6h5112kjgy/

When the wufoo.com form fills up please go to the whitney website for tickets here’s the link:
https://visit.whitney.org/tickets/ItemList.aspx?node_id=499213

The American Indian Community House is proud to collaborate with the Whitney Museum of American Art for our monthly social.

Silvercloud Singers – Kevin Tarrant (Hochunk & Hopi) & More.

Inter-Tribal Powwow Dancers – Women’s Traditional Cloth Dance by Josephine Tarrant (Hochunk, Hopi, Kuna, Rappahannock Nations), Men’s Traditional dance by Joe Cross & Louie Mofsie (Hopi), Men’s Grass Dance by Sheldon Raymore (Cheyenne River Sioux Nation), Men’s Fancy Bustle Dance by Sampwe (Shinnecock Nation) & More.

Special Hoop Dance by Ty Defoe (Oneida & Ojibwe Nations)

Food served by Native Sisters Harvest Catering with Caresse Gullo (Cherokee)

Details

Date:
March 23
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://visit.whitney.org/tickets/ItemList.aspx?node_id=499213

Venue

Whitney Museum of American Art
99 Gansevoort St.
New York, NY 10014 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
212-570-3600
Website:
whitney.org

Details

Date:
March 23
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://visit.whitney.org/tickets/ItemList.aspx?node_id=499213

Venue

Whitney Museum of American Art
99 Gansevoort St.
New York, NY 10014 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
212-570-3600
Website:
whitney.org