Events

10th Annual Northwest Indian Storytelling Festival
Presented by Northwest Indian Storytellers Association
and Wisdom of the Elders, Inc.

Click here to buy tickets for the 2015 NISA Festival at PCC Cascade Campus, Moriarty Auditorium Click here to buy tickets for the 2015 NISA Festival at Portland Art Museum, Mark Building, Fields Ballroom, First Floor The Northwest Indian Storytellers Association (NISA) invites you to celebrate a tenth season of traditional storytelling at the 2015 Northwest…

An Evening of Tribal Storytelling to Honor NIEA
Presented by Northwest Indian Storytellers Association
and Wisdom of the Elders, Inc.

Click here to buy tickets to An Evening of Tribal Storytelling to Honor NIEA The Northwest Indian Storytellers Association (NISA) invites you to celebrate a tenth season of traditional storytelling at the 2015 Northwest Indian Storytelling Festival. With friends and relatives joining us from around the Pacific Northwest, generations gather to listen to and learn from each other, traditional…

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An Evening with Wisdom of the Elders Friday, June 19th, 2015 Presented by Wisdom’s annual dinner An Evening with Wisdom of the Elders was held on June 19, 2015. Thank you for joining us for a celebration of Native American culture and the greatness of our elders.   If you have any questions please contact…

2014 Ninth Annual NISA Storytelling Festival & Emerging Storyteller Workshops

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The Northwest Indian Storytellers Association (NISA) 2014 NW Indian Storytelling Festival and Emerging Traditional Storytellers Workshops celebrated the ninth season of traditional storytelling in the Pacific Northwest. With friends and relatives joining us from around the region, generations gathered to listen to and learn from one another, the craft of traditional storytelling woven into each…

An Evening with Wisdom of the Elders Providence Health & Services Presents: The Third Annual An Evening with Wisdom of the Elders Includes a salmon dinner, cultural arts presentations, and silent auction Friday, June 20, 2014

An Evening of Love and Laughter with Peter Yarrow

Wisdom is pleased and honored to announce a benefit concert with Peter Yarrow of the beloved folk trio from the ’60′s “Peter, Paul & Mary.” For over 50 years Peter has dedicated his life to social justice issues, peace activism, educational initiatives and a better world. On February 14th 2014, Peter will lead us through…

NISA Eighth Annual Storytelling Festival

8th Annual NISA Festival

The Northwest Indian Storytelling Association’s (NISA) 2013 Festival and Emerging Tribal Storytellers Workshops celebrated our eighth season of tribal storytelling in the Pacific Northwest. With friends and relatives joining us from all over the region, generations came together to listen to and learn from one another, the craft of traditional storytelling woven into each day.

Celebrate 20 years with Wisdom!

Join us at Wisdom’s 20 Year Anniversary Celebration. The evening will include music from Cedar Rose featuring Nico Wind and Karen Kitchen, an account of Wisdom’s history, storytelling, and a keynote address. A raffle and welcoming of new Friends of Wisdom will be held to help cover event expenses. Please contact Lisa Lakes at [email protected]