Lanterman House Honors Native American Culture

First published in the Nov. 11 print issue of the Outlook Valley Sun. Photos by Chris Sutton, Outlook Valley Sun

The Lanterman House recently welcomed families to join the celebration of native plants and Native American culture.
In the opening ceremony, Director Laura Verlaque welcomed everyone to the event, where Tina Calderon of the Gabrielino Tongva tribe performed a blessing of the land and for the ancestors. Joe Calderon joined her in the blessing, and Juan Castillo used different wooden flutes to perform Native American songs.
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