Lecture “The Kizh Tribe of Los Angeles area and its hero Toypurina”

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 05/05/2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Location
Cahokia Mounds Interpretive Center

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Sunday, May 5th, at 2:00, Dr. Gary Sickel, the tribal archaeologist for the Kizh Tribe of California will present a lecture on the Kizh Tribe of Los Angeles area and its hero Toypurina.  Toypurina is known as the “Joan of Arc” of California.  He will also discuss the Kiah Archaeology Team’s recent discovery of yo-o-et (Big Rock), an ancient Kizh Sky Shaman site in the San Gabriel Mountains that functioned as a solstices marker monument. The lecture is free and open to the public.