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North American Indigenous Peoples Caucus Meeting 2015

NAIPC

Friday, March 20, 2015 at 5:00 PM - Sunday, March 22, 2015 at 6:00 PM (MDT)

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North American Indigenous Peoples' Caucus

Preparatory Meeting

March 20-22, 2015

Rapid City, SD

The North American Indigenous Peoples Caucus meeting will be held on March 20-22, 2015 in Rapid City, SD. The purpose of the meeting is to develop the North American region’s strategy and input to the 14th Session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues scheduled for April 20-May 1, 2015, as well as other international fora. The meeting is graciously hosted by the Defenders of the Black Hills, and other supporting Indigenous Nations, Peoples and organizations (TBD). 

The meeting will be held at the United Tribes Technical College, Black Hills Center, Lecture Theatre, 321 Kansas City Street, Rapid City, SD. Opening and evening events will be held at the Mother Butler Center Hall, 221 Knollwood Dr., Rapid City, SD.

Plan to arrive in Rapid City on March 20, 2015 in time for a 5:00 registration and opening dinner event, and depart anytime after 6:00 pm on March 22, 2015.  The airport for airline travel is the Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP)

Lodging

Hotels near the venue include the following

Alex Johnson Hotel, (605) 342-1211 (walking distance)

523 6th St Rapid City, SD, 5770

Howard Johnson Inn & Suites 866-538-6252 (will need a taxi or car)

950 North St Rapid City, SD, 5770

Comfort Inn (605) 348-2221 (will need a taxi or car) 

915 Fairmont Blvd. Rapid City, SD, 5770

Days Inn (605) 348-8410, (will need a taxi or car)

 This is not a definitive list. There are many hotels in the city to choose from. We recommend that you make your hotel reservations as early as possible because there is a large hockey tournament in Rapid City on the same weekend.  Be sure to verify the availability of airport transportation with the hotel you choose to book.

Tentative Schedule

March 20, 2015

5:00 pm:  Registration beginning at 5:00 at the Mother Butler Center Hall, 221 Knollwood Dr., Rapid City, SD  

6:00-10:00 pm: Dinner and a short welcome program. Registration continues.

March 21, 2015

8:00 am: Opening Prayers at Mother Butler Center welcoming the New Year (Spring Equinox), for those wishing to attend, Oceti Sakowin traditional prayers.

9:00 am - 5:00 pm: NAIPC meeting, United Tribes Technical College, Black Hills Learning Center, Lecture Theatre, 321 Kansas City Street, Rapid City, SD (morning snacks, coffee, tea, and lunch will be provided).

6:00 – 10:00 pm: Dinner at the Mother Butler Center Gym, followed by an honoring for NAIPC and a Round Dance.  Community members are also invited to attend. 

March 22, 2015

Sunday, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM: NAIPC Meeting, United Tribes Technical College, Black Hills Learning Center, Lecture Theatre, 321 Kansas City Street, Rapid City, SD (morning snacks, coffee, tea, and lunch will be provided).

Dinner on your own.

Further meeting information and details will be provided to meeting registrants and on the NAIPC listserv.

We look forward to seeing you in Rapid City.

NAIPC Co-Chairs

Janice Makosis

and

Debra Harry

Have questions about North American Indigenous Peoples Caucus Meeting 2015? Contact NAIPC

When & Where


United Tribes Technical College
Black Hills Center Lecture Theater
321 Kansas City Street
Rapid City, SD

Friday, March 20, 2015 at 5:00 PM - Sunday, March 22, 2015 at 6:00 PM (MDT)


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