American Indian Society (AIS) of DC


AIS Events


Ongoing Events 2014

AIS Meetings 1st Wed. of every month: Jan 8, Feb 5, Mar 5, Apr 2, May 7, Jun 4, Jul 2, Aug 6, Sep 3, Oct 1, Nov 5, Dec 3 – The Church of St. Clement Episcopal, 1701 N. Quaker Lane, Alexandria, VA

Baltimore American Indian Center Cultural Classes--Tuesdays and Thursdays, Baltimore American Indian Center, 113 South Broadway, Baltimore, MD,

         Upcoming Events of AISDC          

Monthly Events – 2014

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January 2014

February 2014

March 2014

April 2014

May 2014

June 2014

Jun 7-8 – Cedarville Band of Piscataway Indians 32nd Annual
Festival  and Powwow
, Piscataway Indian cultural Center, 16816
Country Lane, Waldorf, MD 20601

Jun 21 – 19th Annual Mattaponi Powwow, Mattaponi Indian Reservation, 1314 Mattaponi Reservation Circle, King William, Virginia.  Contact: Mark Custalow 804–769–8783 or Email:  Phone: 804-769-8783

July 2014

Jul 12 - WINS Pow Wow – Saturday, July 12th, 2014 from noon to 5pm/ Washington Internships for Native Students (WINS)    American University School of Professional and Extended Studies,  4400
Massachusetts Ave, NW | Washington, DC 20016    phone 202-895-4879, fax 202-895-4882

Jul 12-13 American Indian Show and Festival, The Howard County Fairgrounds, 2210 Fairground Road, West Friendship, MD  21794.  Contact: Barry Richardson 252-532-0821 or email:

Jul 18 - 20 – Drums of  Painted Mountain Powwow, Presented by: Inter Tribal Council of Southwest Virginia. Virginia Community College ~ 724 Community College Rd  ~ Cedar Bluff, VA  24609. Admission Donation: Adults: $5, Students: $4, Children 8yrs and up: $4, Children under 8yrs: Free, Veterans & Seniors 55yrs and over: $3, Veterans with Veterans Feather: Free; Inter Tribal Council of Southwest Virginia - 590 Eva’s Walk, Pounding Mill, Virginia 24637 - Phone: 276-596-9281; CONTACT Info - Gray Wolf Wilson Or Lorie Clifton 276-596-9281 Vendor contract and website: Email

Jul 25 - 27 – Wolf Creek Indian Village Inter-Tribal Pow Wow,  Bland County Fairgrounds - 251 Main Street - Bland, VA 24315. Special Guest Arvel Bird. Friday 9AM - 1:30 Admission Adults over 18 years old $10, Seniors & Veterans $4, Children 5-18yrs $5, Children under 5 FREE .All Proceeds to Benefit Wolf Creek Indian Village.  Info Contact 1-336-618-0561 or email

July 26 Annual Cheroenhaka (Nottoway) Indian Intertirbal Green Corn Dance Powwow, Cattashowrock Town, 27345 Aquia Path, Cattasowrock Town in Courtland, VA  23837. Contact Chief Wal "Red Hawk" Brown, Phone: 757-562-7760 / 757-334-5510. Email: or Website:

August 2014

Aug 9 – AISDC 48th Annual Anniversary Celebration and Awards, Herndon Community Center (phone: 703-787-7300), 814 Ferndale Ave., Herndon, VA, Noon until 4 PM. Bring a covered dish for the pot luck meal. Nomination for Distinguished Service, Outstanding Club Member and Princess are accepted until the August meeting..  

Aug 16 – The Point Pow Wow at Grays Point Campground, Irvington, VA 10 AM - 6 PM.

Aug 16 - 17, – 2014 Nansemond Tribal Festival & Pow Wow. Lone Star Lake Lodge ~ Suffolk, VA 23434. 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM, Saturday ~10:00 AM - 6:00 PM, Sunday ~ *Follow Pembroke until it dead ends, turn left and follow the trail to the parking area ~ For Directions call Earl Bass at 252-771-2476.

September 2014

         Sep 6-7 SAVE THE DATE Nanticoke Indian Association's
         Annual Powwow.

Sep 20 - 21 – Nottoway Indian Tribe of Virginia, Inc. Powwow.   Surry Parks and Recreation Center, 205 Enos Farm Drive Hwy 10 at Hwy 31 ~ Surry, Va. 23883. Gates Open at 10am on Sat.; Sun. Grand Entries at 12noon on Sat. and 1pm on Sun. Intertribal Dancing, Arts and Crafts, Native American Cooking, Demonstrations, Storytelling You may contact: Ed Branch at: (757) 708-4364 or Email:

Sep 27 – Drums Along the Delaware, a pow wow hosted by the Piney Lenape Band of the Delaware Nation of NJ an the Americna Swedish istorical Museum, 1900 Pattison, Ave., Philadelphia, PA. Vendors booth space $50. Call Claudia Hadded at 267-579-8223 for further information.

 Sep 28-29 Chickahominy Fall Festival and Pow-Wow, 
 Chickahominy Tribal Grounds, 8200 Lott Carey Road, Providence
 Forge, VA 23140. Info: K. Wynn Phone: 804-829-2027,,

October 2014

Oct 24-26 – Meherrin Chowanoke Pow Wow at the Ahoskie Recreation Comples in Ahoskie, NC. Contact Lisa Lewis-Joell, Pow Wow Chair, at 252-301-6081.

 November 2014

Nov 14 – 16th Annual Cheroenhaka (Nottoway) Indian Fall Festival Corn Harvest Powwow and School Day, Cattashowrock Town, 27345 Aquia Path, Courtland, VA  23837. Contact Chief Walt "Red Hawk" Brown, Phone: 757-562-7760 / 757-334-5510. Email Website:

Nov 14-16 – 23rd Annual Great American Indian Exposition Pow-Wow and Show, The Richmond Raceway Complex, 600 E. Laburnum Ave., Richmond, VA  Contact: Barry Richardson Phone: 252-532-0821 or email: 

Nov 22-23 –  Baltimore American Indian Center 40th Annual Powwow, Towson University/University Union, 2nd Floor Union Garage Entrance.(Sat. 11am-7pm, Sun.11am-6pm)  Traditional Powwow/Native Dancers Invited/Daily Specials.  Daily Admission Adult $10/Child $5/under 3 free.  Native American Dance/Drum, Cultural Presentations/Native Craft  FREE PARKING UNION GARGAGE- This is the main Entrance 410.675.3535.

December 2014

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