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Honor Indigenous People's Day - Vigil for Change (Oct 7 Concord NH)

  • New Hampshire State House 107 N Main St Rm 302 Concord, New Hampshire 03301 (map)

New Hampshire Stands with Standing Rock welcomes all to come gather with us in Concord, NH to peacefully ask for change regarding the Columbus Day holiday and request LOCAL AND NATIONAL RECOGNITION OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLE'S DAY!

We will gather peacefully at the New Hampshire State House City Plaza in Concord (in front of the arch) on Saturday October 7th from 11 to 1. Posters of support welcome. 

Please come stand in solidarity for this celebration of Native Rights and Change. There will be speakers at the event offering reflections as well as a Drum Circle. Drummers welcome.

NEW TRADITION:

We will also be accepting New toy donations as well as gently used donations of cold weather wear. New Hampshire Stands with Standing Rock members Sterling Chase and Christine Silva will be traveling to Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota during Thanksgiving week to deliver these gifts of Heart. We are kindly asking that toy donations be new and unwrapped. Please keep toys Culturally Respectful, feel free to contact Sterling Chase @ 603 767 2405 with any questions. Personalized cards/letters are welcome as well. Thank you so much for your consideration and love.


Contact: Sterling Chase
603 767 2405 sterlchase@gmail.com


Co-sponsors:
NH Stands with Standing Rock
New Hampshire Peace Action
Pace e Bene Nonviolent Service NE
NH Reparations Working Group


Statue/Artist credit: 
Dale Lamphere
"Dignity"
Chamberlain, SD


Stand for Change!