Indigenous Peoples’ Day Poetry Slam

Watch the recording on YouTube

Indigenous Peoples’ Day is recognized on the second Monday in October, to honor the past, present, and future of Native Americans in the United States. NOLS is hosting a virtual Indigenous Peoples’ Day Poetry Slam to celebrate the creativity and survivance of local Indigenous voices. The Library has partnered with a local Indigenous poets group who selected the presenters for this program.

The Indigenous Peoples’ Day Poetry Slam is recommended for viewers age thirteen and older. Parental discretion is advised.

Sovereign Nations of the Olympic Peninsula

To learn more about the Sovereign Nations local to the Olympic Peninsula, you can visit their websites directly or checkout resources available through NOLS. If you are seeking to educate yourself further, and are unsure of how to locate the answers to your questions, please reach out by submitting an “Ask NOLS” form.

Additional Resources

  • Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe House of Seven Generations
    Explore the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe’s award-winning “virtual museum”.
  • The National Museum of the American Indian
    Explore additional educational resources and exhibits at the National Museum of the American Indian.