SDSU Extension will host Traditional Native American Games Training October 18-20, 2017 at the 4-H center (601 E Centre Street Rapid City, SD 57701). Anyone with an interest in Traditional Native American Games is invited to attend this training in Native American games provided by the International Traditional Games Society! This training hopes to promote physical activity and increased connection with values of the past. Participants will:
- Be trained in over 20 games
- Craft their own sets of game equipment to take home
- Achieve cerficiation to teach the games to others in their community
- Participants who have never taken a course will obtain a Level I certificate
- Participants with a Level I certificate will obtain their Level II certificate
- October 18: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm MST
- October 19: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm MST
- October 20: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm MST
The $50 registration fee includes lunch the first two days and the cost of materials to make your own game sets. Register online using the form below by October 16. For more information, contact Prairey Walking, SDSU Extension Community Development Field Specialist, or Hope Kleine, SDSU Extension Health Education Field Specialist.
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