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Patagonia's Grow The Outdoors: Welcome to Gwichyaa Zhee

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Please join Patagonia on Saturday, September 21st, at their SoHo store for a double feature and Q&A with members of the Gwich'in Nation. They'll kick off the evening by viewing Welcome to Gwichyaa Zhee (15 minute run time) and the second film will be The Sacred Place Where Live Begins: Gwich'in Women Speak (20 minutes). Following the films, there will be a presentation and Q&A with Bernadette Demientieff and her daughter Lexine (bios below). This event runs in tandem with, Photoville (NYC’s largest public photo event under the Brooklyn Bridge Sept 12-22), a photo event focused on protecting the Arctic Refuge.

Featured Non-Profit: The Wilderness Society
Doors: 7PM
Films Begin: 7:30PM

Presentation and Q&A: 8:05PM

PRICE: FREE

Earlier Event: September 21
Surly Drawbridge Ride w/ 718 Cyclery
Later Event: September 22
Forest Bathing in Forest Park, Queens