Annual Spiritual Healing Run-Walk

The Annual Spiritual Healing Run/Walk Event
The Sand Creek Massacre Spiritual Healing Run/Walk Event is an annual event sponsored by the Northern Cheyenne Tribe of Montana, the Northern Arapaho Tribe of Wyoming, and the Southern Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes (Oklahoma) to honor the victims and survivors of the Sand Creek Massacre and for healing of ancestral homelands.

18th Annual Sand Creek Massacre Spiritual Healing Run/Walk
The 18th Annual Sand Creek Massacre Spiritual Healing Run begins at 7:00 am Thursday, November 24, 2016, at the Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site. The run/walk is an annual event sponsored by the Northern Cheyenne Tribe of Montana, the Northern Arapaho Tribe of Wyoming, and the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes (Oklahoma) to honor the victims and survivors of the Sand Creek Massacre and for healing of ancestral homelands. This year’s event will mark the 152nd year since the Sand Creek Massacre.

Thursday, November 24th
7:00 am Sunrise Ceremonies on Monument Hill, Sand Creek Massacre NHS, Kiowa County, CO

10:00 am 18th Annual Spiritual Healing Run/Walk will commence, Monument Hill

5:00 pm Dinner for participants, supporters and community at the Kiowa County Community Building located at the Kiowa County Fairgrounds, 15103 Highway 187, Eads.


Friday, November 25th
8:00 am The Healing Run/Walk continues to Limon, CO, location to be announced.


Saturday, November 26th
7:00 am Continue Healing Run/Walk to Denver, CO, location to be announced.


Sunday, November 27th
7:00 am Opening Ceremony - Riverside Cemetery (5201 Brighton Boulevard, Denver, CO)

8:00 am Ceremony Honoring Captain Silas S. Soule, Company D, 1st Regiment Cavalry, Colorado (U.S.) Volunteers and Lieutenant Joseph A. Cramer, Company K, 1st Regiment Cavalry, Colorado (U.S.) Volunteers.

9:00 am Continue Healing Run/Walk to 15th & Arapaho Avenue, Denver.

10:00 am 15th & Arapaho Avenue, Presentation: Captain Silas S. Soule Memorial Plaque. Immediately following this presentation, all participants will walk last mile to the Colorado State Capitol Building in Denver.

12:00 am Conclusion of the 18th Annual Spiritual Healing Run/Walk and public presentation at the west side of the Colorado State Capitol Building in Denver.
For additional information about the 18th Annual Spiritual Healing Run/Walk, please contact event organizer Otto Braided Hair at (406) 749-4325 or Park Tribal Liaison Karen Wilde at (719) 469-5504.


 

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