Port Lions students embrace Alutiiq culture - Kodiak Daily Mirror: Local News

Port Lions students embrace Alutiiq culture

Posted: Friday, April 12, 2019 8:50 am

Port Lions community members gathered at the local school for a traditional candle lighting ceremony to kick off Culture Week, an observation of Native culture, on Monday.

Port Lions School kindergartener Penelope Taylor, the youngest Port Lions community member, and village elder Helen Nelson, the oldest, lit a seal oil lamp belonging to Jay and Julie Kaiser. 

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