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500 Sails to give free Sakman rides at Indigenous Cultural Expo

(Press Release) — The public is invited to enjoy free rides on the 500 Sails Sakman (canoes) this weekend.

Three canoes will be available for rides, with goal of getting everyone who wants a ride on Sakman on the water. Canoes will be prepared starting at 9 a.m., with the first rides scheduled for 10 a.m. Children are welcome, but no infants, please.

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Canoes included will be: Neni, Richard Seman (named after the late DLNR Secretary Richard Seman), and the latest sakman (commissioned by Indigenous Affairs Office). IAO’s sakman will receive her official name and blessing at the “Takpångi” ceremony.