Tamástslikt village features tule and gender roles


Tamástslikt Cultural Institute Museum

47106 Wildhorse Blvd., Pendleton, OR

Tamástslikt Cultural Institute Museum

— Uses for tule reed will be the focus of the activities at Naamí Nisháycht/Our Village, within the Tamástslikt Cultural Institute from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Saturday.

Also, from 1-4 p.m. Whitman Mission rangers will be in the village to discuss missionary gender roles as they were in the past and how they affected the culture.

With the price of admission, Tamástslikt visitors can experience the outdoor living culture village.

Village interpreters will demonstrate various decorations that were used on the animals belonging to the tribe. Visitors may be able to participate in some of the village activities.

Tamástslikt Cultural Institute is located next to Wildhorse Resort and Casino, 47106 Wildhorse Boulevard and is open from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday.

For more information, call 541-966-9748.


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