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WUSTL School of Social Work to host 19th annual Pow Wow Saturday, March 28

WHAT: The 19th annual Pow Wow, part of American Indian Awareness Week at Washington University

WHEN: Saturday, March 28 from noon to 10 p.m. Grand entries of dancers will be showcased at 1 and 6 p.m. Arts & crafts booths will open at 10 a.m.

WHERE: Washington University’s Athletic Center, near the intersection of Forsyth Boulevard and Olympian Way.

WHO: Tribal dancers from throughout the Midwest will participate in the Pow Wow along with students, faculty and staff from the George Warren Brown School of Social Work.

COST: Free and open to the public

WHY: The Pow Wow draws crowds from all over the Midwest to experience American Indian dancing, singing, drumming, arts, crafts and food.

This year’s theme is “Celebrating Community Health and Wellness.” There will be various health information booths at the event.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: (314) 935-4510 or