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Theater to host Native American heritage demonstration

By: Brendan Losinski | Farmington Press | Published November 10, 2023


FARMINGTON HILLS — In recognition of November being National Native American Heritage Month, the City of Farmington Hills Special Services Department Cultural Arts Division will host a dynamic celebration of Native American Heritage. 

The event will feature Reg Pettibone, a full-blooded Woodland Native American from the Ho-Chunk Nation, along with his wife Marca from the Paiute Nation, presenting a unique and engaging cultural performance that will entertain and educate audiences of all ages. Through traditional dances, songs and stories, the celebration will place a strong emphasis on the environment with a message to keep the natural world pure, clean, and healthy for all future generations. The celebration and performance will also feature champion pow-wow dancers who will demonstrate and explain each dance style. 

The program will take place from 4-5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 16 at The Hawk – Black Box Theatre, located at 29995 W. 12 Mile Road in Farmington Hills. Tickets are $15 in advance. All ages are welcome. More information is available by calling (248) 473-1800.