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Rebuilding our Inipi Saturday April 22, Inipi on Sunday around 2:30 on April 23, 2017.

The Inipi needs to be rebuilt on Saturday April 22, be at the Inipi at the DuPuis House at 7:30am to help get willows. Down at Fort Snelling Park you can get in free just tell them you are with the people to get willows tell them Kelly approved us to get the willows. Then back to the DuPuis House to start building the Inipi. We need trucks to help get willows. If you can’t help with willows then be at the DuPuis House by 10:30am. Please bring something to share for our lunch. Lunch will be around 11:30 to 12:00 depends when everyone gets there. For the woman helping can you email me if you can help build the Inipi. Dakota woman build the Inipis. Just want to know  how many woman will be there to help?

On April 23 be at the DuPuis House by 10:30am. Inipi around 2:30 feast after the Inipi. Please bring a dish to share.  We can use the DuPuis House on Sunday. Call Joseph Bester if you have any questions 651-302-1327, or Lawrence 612-419-3732

Mendota Tribal Council

Office 651-452-4141.