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Indigenous Interests presents “From the Farms of Marana to Life in New Pascua”
March 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
On Tuesday, March 14, 2023, Old Pueblo Archaeology Center’s Indigenous Interests program will feature “From the Farms of Marana to Life in New Pascua” presentation by Martha Flores Felix Yrigolla (Pascua Yaqui). This free Zoom online program will be held from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm (ARIZONA/Mountain Standard Time).
Mrs. Martha Yrigolla is a member of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe, born and raised in Marana, Arizona. She spent over thirty years as a preschool teacher working with the Rillito community on the outskirts of Marana. She also worked for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe’s Department of Language and Culture, where she had the opportunity to work with children and youth in the community, sharing her knowledge of the Yaqui language and culture.
Old Pueblo Archaeology Center’s “Indigenous Interests” free Zoom webinar series provides Native American presenters with a forum for discussing issues important to Indigenous peoples today. The series is hosted by Old Pueblo board of directors members Martina Dawley (Hualapai-Diné), Maegan Lopez (Tohono O’odham), Anabel Galindo (Yaqui), and Samuel Fayuant (Tohono O’odham).
To register for the program go to https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_oEUUFbYqTyK2DLGW8i8APw. For more information contact Old Pueblo at firstname.lastname@example.org or 520-798-1201.
Caption: Photo of Martha Yrigolla courtesy of Anabel Galindo