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Yup'ik RavenMarshall Cultural Atlas

This collection of student work is from Frank Keim's classes. He has wanted to share these works for others to use as an example of Culturally-based curriculum and documentation. These documents have been OCR-scanned. These are available for educational use only.





Community News

Roman Catholic Church

Palm Sunday is on the fifth of this month and mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. All week during Holy week they'll be having Stations of The Cross. On Holy Thursday they will be doing the washing of the feet ceremony to remind them that they serve each other. On Good Friday they will have mass at 5:00 p.m., and later at about 11:00 p.m., they will have an evening mass.

On Easter Sunday father Paul Cochran will be saying mass at 11:00

a.m. According to the Roman Catholic Easter tradition, this is the most important holiday because it starts the Catholic Liturgical Year.

Parish Council meetings are usually held on the second Thursday of each month. The Parish Council wishes lifelong congratulations to Nick and Debra Duny who are going to have a church wedding on the eighteenth of April in the Catholic Church.

Clara Shorty and the Parish Council wish everyone in Marshall a safe and wonderful Easter holiday!

Tassie Fitka

Russian Orthodox Church

Great Lent began March 1, and Russian Orthodox Easter will be on the nineteenth of April.

There are a few new Church readers, choir members, and brotherhood members. New readers are John Andrew, Wes Pitka, Jason and Katrina Isaac. The new choir members are Tassie Fitka, Wes Pitka, Jason and Katrina Isaac. And new members in the Brotherhood are Vassily Sergie and John Andrew. There are still openings for membership in the Brotherhood and Sisterhood. If interested, please contact Deacon Nick Isaac or Alexander Isaac and Fedusia Shorty, and they will tell you if you meet eligibility requirements.

As for Sunday School, it is every Sunday at about 1:00 p.m. A special congratulations to the new members of St. Michael The Archangel Church for their help and support.

Tassie Fitka
Don't Ever Give Up

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Dear Gummie


Look To The Stars
Your Personal Horoscope





Fair Weather Camping
By: Agnes Owletuck


Message Page (in pdf)

Christmastime Tales
Stories real and imaginary about Christmas, Slavik, and the New Year
Winter, 1996
Christmastime Tales II
Stories about Christmas, Slavik, and the New Year
Winter, 1998
Christmastime Tales III
Stories about Christmas, Slavik, and the New Year
Winter, 2000
Summer Time Tails 1992 Summertime Tails II 1993 Summertime Tails III
Summertime Tails IV Fall, 1995 Summertime Tails V Fall, 1996 Summertime Tails VI Fall, 1997
Summertime Tails VII Fall, 1999 Signs of the Times November 1996 Creative Stories From Creative Imaginations
Mustang Mind Manglers - Stories of the Far Out, the Frightening and the Fantastic 1993 Yupik Gourmet - A Book of Recipes  
M&M Monthly    
Happy Moose Hunting! September Edition 1997 Happy Easter! March/April 1998 Merry Christmas December Edition 1997
Happy Valentine’s Day! February Edition 1998 Happy Easter! March/April Edition 2000 Happy Thanksgiving Nov. Edition, 1997
Happy Halloween October 1997 Edition Edible and Useful Plants of Scammon Bay Edible Plants of Hooper Bay 1981
The Flowers of Scammon Bay Alaska Poems of Hooper Bay Scammon Bay (Upward Bound Students)
Family Trees and the Buzzy Lord It takes a Village - A guide for parents May 1997 People in Our Community
Buildings and Personalities of Marshall Marshall Village PROFILE Qigeckalleq Pellullermeng ‘A Glimpse of the Past’
Raven’s Stories Spring 1995 Bird Stories from Scammon Bay The Sea Around Us
Ellamyua - The Great Weather - Stories about the Weather Spring 1996 Moose Fire - Stories and Poems about Moose November, 1998 Bears Bees and Bald Eagles Winter 1992-1993
Fish Fire and Water - Stories about fish, global warming and the future November, 1997 Wolf Fire - Stories and Poems about Wolves Bear Fire - Stories and Poems about Bears Spring, 1992



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