Youth Powwow Returns to Chiminising March 24


The Chiminising Ziigwan Youth Powwow will be held March 24 at Chiminising Community Center with Grand Entries at 1 and 7 and dinner from 4 to 6 p.m., sponsored by the Mille Lacs Band Niigaan Program. Host drums are Hay Creek from Lac Courte Oreilles and Timber Trails from Mille Lacs.

Specials will follow the evening Grand Entry, with musical chairs and a street clothes dance-off for youth, as well as men's and women's sidestep, ribbon/applique skirt and shirt, hand drum, zhaabowe, team dance, and royalty crowning.

The powwow is sponsored by the District II Legislative Department and is a drug- and alcohol-free event.
If you have questions, contact Event Director Adrienne Benjamin at or 320-290-6823.