UPDATE 09/06/16:IMMERSION PRE-CAMP IS SET FOR SEPT.  12-15, 2016. THE 12TH AND THE 15TH ARE TRAVEL DAYS . MOST OF THE WORK AND PLANNING IS SET FOR TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. THESE ARE IMPORTANT DAYS. IF YOU CAN ONLY BE AWAY FOR A LITTLE TIME, THESE ARE THE DAYS TO DO IT.

WE WILL BE AT THE HUALAPAI MOUNTAIN PARK--REC AREA 1. WHEN YOU ARRIVE YOU WILL GO THROUGH THE RANGER STATION AND LET THEM KNOW YOU ARE THERE FOR THE YLFS CAMP. YOU WILL RECEIVE A PASS FOR YOUR CAR. YOU WILL THEN GO TO CABIN 16 AND CHECK IN FOR YOUR CABIN ASSIGNMENTS AND/OR TENT SITE.
​Here is the planned agenda for the camp. More information will be coming on the email send out. REMEMBER: You need to have your own bedding for the cabins, the mattresses are thin so an air mattress will be welcomed. Also your sheets, pillows and other coverings.  If you plan on showering or washing up, have your own towels and other toiletries.
If you do not have cabin space call Marcie Craynon IMMEDIATELY
​928-769-2223

​PLANNED AGENDA :

MONDAY-September 12, 2016
5:00 pm Welcome Prayer and Introductions
Dinner
Tribal beginnings- who we are (Each Yuman tribe will present themselves)
Ya nyach jiv jiyu

TUESDAY- September 13, 2016
6:00 am Greet the Sun- song and blessings
6:30 am Coffee
7:30 am Breakfast
9:00- 10:00 All Tribal Gathering
Welcome Prayer, Introductions, Housekeeping, Announcements
*Demonstrations- Guidelines on Immersion
*Tribal Groups Presentations Modeling
10:00- 10:30 Snack/Break
10:30- 12:00 *Tribal Groups presentations
12:00- 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00-4:00 Sharing with other tribes – Repeat the morning presentation
5:00 pm Dinner
6:00 Traditional Celebrations
Sharing your tribal cultural traditions and valuesw

WEDNESDAY- September 14, 2016
6:00 am Greet the Sun- song and blessings
6:30 am Coffee
7:30 am Breakfast
9:00- 10:00 All Tribal Gathering
Welcome Prayer, Housekeeping, Announcements
*Demonstrations - Guidelines on Immersion
*Tribal groups Presentations Modeling
10:00- 10:30 Snack/Break
10:30- 12:00 *Tribal Groups presentations-
12:00- 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00-4:00 Sharing with other tribes – Repeat the morning presentation
5:00 pm Dinner
6:00 Traditional Celebrations
Bird dancing - bring your he dinyudvi and hna:l


THURSDAY- September 15, 2016
6:00 am Greet the Sun- song and blessings
6:30 am Coffee
7:30 am Breakfast
9:00- - 11:00 Farewell Prayer/Wrap –up
Excellent things about the pilot immersion camp
Topics for improvement for the 2017 Yuman Language Camp
Check list of topics to implement in respective communities before the 2017 Yuman Language Camp
Sack Lunches






For more information contact:
​​​​​​​​Theo de la Rosa       928-575-3493
Marcie Craynon       928-769-2223
Gary Owens 480-362-6320 Mon-Fri. 8-5pm
Amelia Flores 928-916-3467
Gertrude Smith 928-202-0001​​


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