"Decolonizing California History", a benefit for the California Indian Museum and Cultural Center (CIMCC) in Santa Rosa, featuring a presentation by Executive Director Nicole Lim, and hosted by Sonoma Solidarity with Standing Rock and Christ Church United Methodist, has been changed to Friday, November 8.
Please circulate the change of date to anyone you know who may be planning to attend. Please share this event and forward the flyer.
6:30pm - Doors open.
7:00pm - Decolonizing California History presentation begins
Christ Church United Methodist
1717 Yulupa Ave. near Hoen Ave.
Suggested donation $10-20. All proceeds to be donated to CIMCC. Come early for networking, come and check out information tables. There will be snacks and refreshments.
Learn about the true history of California, significant roles played by California Indians, and the impacts of colonization. Explore strategies for integrating native perspectives into public education and civic discourse. These stories must be shared lest they be forgotten.
Nicole Lim, Director of CIMCC, is Pomo. She is Staff Attorney with the National Indian Justice Center, Vice President of the California Association of Museums, Secretary for the National Tribal GIS Program, and a member of the Native American Advisory Committee to the University of California Office of the President. She founded the Tribal Youth Ambassadors program, which received the National Arts & Humanities Youth Program Award in 2016.
With much appreciation to our co-sponsors (listed alphabetically):
Advocates for Social Justice of UU Congregation Santa Rosa