Don’t miss our 2nd Annual Wild Salmon 5k in Eugene April 13 – 14!
The Winnemem and the Winnemem Support Group of Oregon are proud to host the 2nd Annual Wild Salmon 5k Run in Eugene, Saturday, April 14, with all proceeds going to benefit our efforts to return our salmon home from New Zealand.
This year will also feature a special pre-race event with the Winnemem, including a film screening and special dance performance by Thundering Mocassins, a national renowned powwow dance troupe.
Information for the April 13 dinner:
Where: Churchill High School Auditorium
1850 Bailey Hill Road
Eugene, OR 97405
Schedule: Kevin Simmons (Grand Rhonde) Welcoming – 7 p.m.
Caleen Sisk (Winnemem Wintu Chief) – 7:10 p.m.
Dancing Salmon Home Screening - 7:30 p.m.
Thundering Moccasins Native American Dance Team (formerly Visions) – 8 p.m.
Closing – 8:30 p.m.
April 14 Salmon 5k Run Information
Where: Alton Baker Park, Shelter 1
Registration: $20 for T-shirt and run, $10 for run only, $15 for T-shirt only.
Schedule: Registration - 8 a.m.
Welcoming Speech - 8:40 a.m.
Runners Start – 9 a.m.
Entertainment – 10 a.m.
Closing – 10:30 a.m.
Contact Winnememwintutribe@gmail.com for more information.
Read a MyEugene story about last year’s run!