Indigenous Peoples Day 2019, hosted by the Office of Equity, Inclusion and Community Engagement at Madison College, will take place Monday, Oct. 14, 3 p.m.
The community is invited to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day at the new Madison College South Campus, 2429 Perry St., in an event that will feature poems by Louis V. Clark III and Alder Arvina Martin of District 11.
Martin, who is Ho-Chunk and Stockbridge Munsee, is Madison’s first Native American alder.
Clark is author of Two Shoes, How to be an Indian, and Rebel Poet. Raised on the Oneida reservation in Northeastern Wisconsin, he is a member of the Iroquois Confederacy.
The event is free and open to the public.