Young women play Toka, the women's O’Odham game, as instructed by Roberta "Bobbi" Carlos, assistant director of the Cultural Resource Department.

Youth Learn and Embrace the Himdak/Uudoyshish

Au-Authm Action News

The Salt River Winter Youth Gathering was held December 28-30 at Salt River High School during the winter break. The gathering was hosted by the Salt River Advisory Council for Children and Youth (SRACCY). This year the focus was on the O’odham and Piipaash cultures, to give the youth a chance to learn and embrace the Himdak/Uudoyshish.

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Events Calendar

DISNEY ON ICE: DISNEY PIXAR’S “TOY STORY 3” at US Airways Center, 201 E. Jefferson St. Phoenix, AZ. Price: $7-$68. See Toy Story movie characters on ice such as Buzz Lightyear, Woody, Jessie, Barbie’s groovy bachelor Ken and Lots-o’-Huggin’ Bear. For more info. call (602) 379-7800


WINTER STORYTELLING at OPLP Courtyard, 6 p.m. For more info. call OPLP (480) 362-6325


JAMESTOWN at Casino Arizona (101 and McKellips). 9 p.m. Tickets: $19.99. This is a R&B, funk band out of Las Vegas. For more info. or tickets call (480) 850-7734
21 YOUTH BASEBALL CAMP at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. For SRPMIC enrolled members ages 11-14 years (first 100 youth). For more info. call SR Recreation (480) 362-6360



APACHE CELEBRATION-PERFORMANCE BY DISHCHII’BIKOH APACHE GROUP at the Heard Museum, 2301 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ. This is an Apache cultural performance by the Dishchii’bikoh Apache Group of Cibecue, Arizona. Apache dancers will perform the Crown Dance and the Women Warrior Dance, accompanied by drummers and singers. For more info. call (602) 252-8848


JOB FAIR at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick Spring Training Facility, 7555 N. Pima Rd. Scottdale, AZ. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Guest services associtate, ticket sales associate, Seasonal-temporary positions at SR Fields home plate gate. For more info. call Tella Quinonos (480) 270-5000


COMMUNITY CANDIDATES FORUM-Special Election-District I Council (one seat) at SR. Community Bldg., 6 p.m. Dinner served. For more info. call Erica Harvier (480) 362-7466

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