2018 marks the 150th anniversary of the 1868 treaty signing between the U.S. and Navajo Nation. In 1868, DinĂ© leaders signed Naaltsoos SĂˇnĂ, the “Old Paper” or treaty that returned land back to the DinĂ© people as well as laid out a memorandum of understanding for future U.S./Navajo relations. Join Freddie Johnson, a DinĂ© culture and language consultant living in Mesa, AZ and the recipient of the 2012 Spirit of the Heard Award as he recounts the events of 1868 and the historical and cultural significance of Naaltsoos SĂˇnĂ.
This event is Free and open to the public.
Saturday, June 2
12:30 pm â€“ 1:30 pm
Monte Vista Room