A CANDLELIGHT VIGIL FOR THE 1854 ‘EE-CHUU-LE’ MASSACRE & OUR TOLOWA DEE-NI ANCESTORS
Dv-laa-ha~, we will be gathering this year at ‘Ee-chuu-le’, off Old Mill Rd, Crescent City, in recognition of our people. This is a time to honor and remember our ancestors and our Holocaust. Family and friends are welcome.
Following the vigil we will gather at the Fish and Wildlife Interpretation Center, on Old Mill Rd,
for: ‘es-day (tea), k’aa-be (coffee), taa-svlh (homemade soups) and baa-shuk (bread).
* Candles will be provided.
* Event will be held regardless of weather.
* Wear warm clothing and rain boots.
* We suggest you bring a chair and umbrella.
* Please note this year’s vigil is not at Yan’-daa-k’vt!
Vigil will begin at 4:00 p.m. Friday, December 20, 2013
Please arrive at 3:30 pm. Park at Fish & Wildlife Interpertaion Center, shuttle will be provided to ‘Ee-chuu-le’.
For more information call: Smith River Rancheria Tribal office @ 487-9255 ext. 3176
Directions to ‘Ee-chuu-le’: Start from Home Depot in Crescent City. Head north on North Crest Rd. Turn left onto Old Mill Rd. Go 1.6 miles on Old Mill Rd to the Fish and Wildlife Interpretation Center.
Sponsored by the Dee-ni’ of the Smith River Rancheria