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Native American Ceremony Coming To Keokuk

Keokuk, IA – The 3rd annual Medicine Eagle Gathering Of The People Pow Wow will take place from Friday evening through Sunday. Lois Deprima is with the Medicine Eagle Council, which organizes the event. She says children will be honored throughout the Pow Wow. The weekend will include ceremonial dancing, crafts, food, and a carnival. Deprima says Native Americans from across the country are expected to attend the Pow Wow.