On Saturday, March 21, the 2015 Unity Runners reached the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community and made their way across McDowell Road to a gathering place next to the Salt River Community Building where they were greeted by many tribal members, family, friends, and tribal officials.

2015 Unity Run Marks Its 20th Year

Au-Authm Action News

The 2015 Unity Run began on March 15 at Scuk Do’ag (Black Mountain), located within the San Xavier Village of the Tohono O’odham Nation, then traveled through other villages of the Tohono O’odham Nation, the Ak-Chin Indian Community and the Gila River Indian Community, ending at S’vegium Do’ag (Red Mountain) on the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community on March 21.

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Community Youth Celebrate Hawaiian and Polynesian Cultures at Aloha Festival

Sports & Recreation
Community Student Athlete Receives Talking Stick Resort Award for Excellence
SRHS Wrestling Team Makes State
Celeb films movie at Salt River Fields
SRPD Reports
Retired SRPD K-9 “Officer” Passes Away
Unity Run
Spring Break Activities
Community Youth at Aloha Festival
Miscellaneous Sports
Events Calendar

JACK POT TEAM ROPING & BULL RIDING at Mix Arena, Stotonic, AZ. Books open at 8 a.m. Rope at 9 a.m. Safety vest required. For more info. call Angie Silversmith (480) 242-1432, Gary Mix (520) 610-0521, or Penny Mix (520) 610-9752


DOYLE BRAMHALL at The Showroom at Talking Stick Resort, 8 p.m. Tickets: $15 - $30. He is one of the most in-demand vocalists, guitarists, composers and producers in contemporary music. For more info. or tickets call (480) 850-7734


LED ZEPAGAIN at The Showroom at Casino Arizona, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $15. This is a tribute to one of the most influential, innovative and successful rock groups of all time. For more info. or tickets call (480) 850-7734


BEGINNING POTTERY CLASS at Cultural Resources Department. Fri. 3/3, Sat. 3/4, Fri. 3/10 and Sat. 3/11. Open to enrolled SRPMIC members, all non-tribal members will be put on a waiting list and contacted if space is available. Ages 15 & older. Students MUST attend ALL classes. Sign-up in person at the Cultural Resources Department. For more info. call the O’odham Piipaash Language Program (480) 362-6325


COMMUNITY EASTER EGG HUNT at Salt River Baseball Field at 9 - 11 a.m. For more CRO Events Staff (480) 362-7760


AAL TASH FUN DAY RODEO at Wild Horse Facility, 9 a.m. Early on-site 6 – 8:30 a.m. Rodeo events open to Native Americans, children with Native American parents, and all parents with Native American children. All events are one go. All contestants are required to sign a waiver – if under 18yrs. Parent/guardian must sign waiver. MUST show proof of Tribal affiliation and age when entering. For more info. call Angie Silversmith (480) 242-1432 or Natasha Silversmith (480) 593-7037

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