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Lecture: "Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians: Then and Now"

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Lecture: "Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians: Then and Now"

Presented by Kate Anderson, learn more about the past and future of our local tribe. The lecture will begin at 6:30 p.m. in The Learning Center.

Palm Springs has been home to the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians since time immemorial. Learn about the history of the tribe, the “checkerboard” Indian reservation, the Agua Caliente’s unique government and relationship with the City of Palm Springs and the tribe’s economic impact on the community through new development, cultural tourism and philanthropy.

Kate Anderson is the Director of Public Relations for the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians and has more than two decades of experience in public relations, marketing and film. As Director of Public Relations, she leads a team responsible for developing communications, educational and outreach efforts to help advance community knowledge and understanding of the Tribe and its efforts. She also operates the Agua Caliente Film Office and serves as the liaison to all filmmakers and photographers working on the Agua Caliente Indian Reservation.

 


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