Robbinsdale Area Schools

Save the date

Robbinsdale Indian Education, in partnership with Manidoo Ogitigaan – The Spirit’s Garden, invites the community to our spring powwow. Experience singing, dancing, and other honored traditions from 1 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 23, at  Armstrong High School.

Experience singing, dancing, and a community meal. 

Arena Director: Randy Gresczyk
Master of Ceremonies: Jerry Dearly
Host Drum: Little Bear

The first five registered drums, with singers registered will receive pay.


  • 17 and under girls any style: 1st. $150.00 2nd. $100.00 3rd. $50
  • 17 and under boys any style: 1st. $150.00 2nd. $100.00 3rd. $50
  • Men's & Women’s Side Step: 1st. $200.00 2nd $150.00 3rd $100.00

Interested vendors can register at:
General questions can besent to Athena Cloud at

This is an alcohol and drug free event. A no tolerance policy will be strictly enforced.

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On April 23, the district co-hosted its first traditional powwow in years at Armstrong High School, attracting more than 300 people. The celebration featured singing and dancing, a feast, and a celebration of Native American student graduates. The powwow also served as the district’s launch pad to American Indian Month, which is recognized in Minnesota annually in May.

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