Howka tribal membes....There is a cute page that has a California Indian Basket Coloring Page. It's put out by the park service. You can print it out and let the kids have fun. http://parks.ca.gov/?page_id=22787
PO Box 130 Santa Ysabel Ca. 92070 760-765-2903 LIBRARIAN: KAREN VIGNEAULT LIBRARY ASSISTANT: Skye Shields
Santa Ysabel Reservation Ethnology-Language: Kumeyaay / Yuman language family, Hokan stock Established: 1875 Acreage: 15,526 Population: About 305 living on the reservation Location: On Highway 76, south of Los Coyotes Reservation, near Julian. Santa Ysabel is situated on the slopes of the Volcan Mountains, at nearly 4500 feet.
IPAI WORD FOR THE DAY
Howka= Hello Halma=Gourd Ewaa=House Seasons Kupiihaaw (ripening) =Fall Hiichur (rain, snow) =Winter Chiipam (flowers)= Spring Iipaal (dry) =Summer Constellations Amu or Emuu=Three Mountain Sheep sha-elq=the Hand sal=the Buzzard hu-ca=Pleiades mai-hatut= Milky way
I am the one with the traditional basket hat on. The picture is of a group of Indian librarians.I am here to help tribal members needing help with research, needing information, looking for resources. Please email as I am at your service. I can help you navigate through the endless web and help you find or answer whatever you may need. firstname.lastname@example.org