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http://www.fiddlesong.com/pages/fiddle_and_bow.htm

 

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A note on Native American Events: we post notices of pow-wows which are open to the general public. It’s a worthwhile experience. However, if you have never attended a powwow before, please click here.

For the current list of horseshoe tournaments sponsored by the Missouri Horseshoe Pitchers Association, click here.


December 10

 

Sunday: Le Reveillon at the Felix Valle State Historic Site

 

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This annual celebration highlights the music, customs, and decorations of an early French Colonial Christmas celebration known as "Le Reveillon." Costumed guides will explain the early 1800s French Christmas customs and the dining room will be filled with traditional foods, including bche de Nol (yule log cake). Refreshments and period music will be provided.

 

Free

 

For more information call 573-883-7102

 

http://greatriverroad.com/stegen/fcceventpages/stegenxmasfrench.htm

December 16

The Custom of the Guiannee

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PRESENTED BY ANNA L. SERVAES, Ph.D. FRANCOPHONE STUDIES

THE FOURTH IN A LECTURE SERIES

PROVIDED BY THE

SAINTE GENEVIEVE MUSEUM LEARNING CENTER

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16TH, 6-8 PM

UPSTAIRS THEATER ROOM

DUBOURG CENTRE

305 MERCHANT STREET

SAINTE GENEVIEVE, MO

 

 

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