POWELL, Wyo. - In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, the Native Ways student organization at Northwest College will host its annual Buffalo Feast at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, in the Dining Hall and Trapper Room of the DeWitt Student Center on campus.
Larry Medicine Bull, one of the chiefs on the Northern Cheyenne Reservation in Lame Deer, Mont., will provide this year’s entertainment. He has served as commissioner on the Northern Cheyenne Tribal Housing Authority and teaches American Indian Culture and Government and Cheyenne language at Lame Deer High School.
The program follows the traditional feast featuring buffalo roast and foods indigenous to the Americas, and has been part of NWC’s culture for the past 16 years.
Tickets cost $17 for adults, $11 for children 12 and under, and $8 for Northwest College students. Advance reservations are required by Monday, Nov. 12.
Contact Amy McKinney at 307-754-6008 or Amy.McKinney@northwestcollege.edu for ticket and event information.