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Family Saturday: Native American Culture

  • Tongva Park - Discovery Hill 1615 Ocean Ave Santa Monica, CA, 90401 United States (map)

Discover California Indian culture with a family-friendly and interactive morning of storytelling, games and dances with the Journeys to the Past.  This unique program takes attendees on a journey into the lifestyle of the California Indian, in particular the Acjachemen Nation, which flourished in Southern California hundreds of years before the Spanish influx.  Jacque Nunez shares through stories and songs her people's indigenous tools, instruments, games and clothing.  Jacque is an award-winning storytelling artist who recently taped and performed an original story for PBS and created an new series of children's books.  Jacque takes pride in preserving her ancestors story and passing her culture along through the oral Native American tradition of storytelling. 

Cost: This event is FREE and open to all. 

Getting to Tongva Park: The park is centrally located and easily accessible by foot, bike, or bus. More Information