Events

Native Wisdom Film Festival Poster

FREE  Celebrate Native American Heritage Month with Wisdom of the Elders: This month Wisdom continues its statewide film screenings and will be hosting one here in Portland at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry next Monday, November 13th. We hope you, our colleagues, friends and relatives, can join us for this special free event…

Tawna Sanchez Picture

NOVEMBER’S DISCOVERING OUR STORY TV PROGRAM We’re proud to announce that our guest for November’s Discovering Our Story TV program will be Oregon House Representative Tawna Sanchez. Tawna Sanchez was born of Shoshone-Bannock, Ute, and Carrizo descent and raised in Portland, Oregon. She received a Bachelor’s of Arts from Marylhurst University and a Masters in…

Wisdom’s “Star-Storming” Crowdfunding Campaign has launched!

Minto youth

Click Here to support Climate and Native Wisdom Documentary Film and Radio Series! Wisdom of the Elders has launched our “Star-Storming” crowdfunding campaign. We have a wonderful opportunity to document treasured Native American elders from the Oregon Coast for our Climate and Native Wisdom documentary film series. The Climate and Native Wisdom documentary film series allows you to see…

10th NISA Festival Photos

Thursday October 15th An Evening of Tribal Storytelling to Honor NIEA – First Unitarian Church of Portland Friday October 16th Presented by ASPCC Native Nations Club Portland Community College, Cascade Campus, Moriarty Arts & Humanities Building Saturday October 17th Presented by Portland Art Museum, Native American Art Council – Mark Building, Fields Ballroom

Native American Storytelling Gathering
Friday November 20th, 7:00 – 9:30pm
Zenger Farm Urban Grange, 11741 SE Foster Rd
Portland, OR 97266

Stories have been an important aspect of Native American Alaskan Native culture for thousands of years, and continue to enliven and enrich the lives of Native people of all ages and ethnicities. Wisdom of the Elders, Inc., the Northwest Indian Storytellers Association, Zenger Farm and East Portland Action Plan are teaming up to hold a…