2019 Oak Dance Newcomers Meeting


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This is the morning teaching session for new comers to the dance.  It covers many important things to know in preparation for the dance. It is highly recommended not just for newcomers but for others as well since it likely contains information you missed in the past. You also might want to have a copy of the booklet handy as you watch and note where additional information on various topics is located in the booklet. Below are time marks for the topics discussed so you can jump to a specific part if needed.


Start:       Community Mission Statement

00:01:35  Brief History of the Dance

00:06:59  Overview of the Arbor, Ceremony and Land

00:31:14  Shield and Regalia 

01:07:00  Role and Duties of Guardians

01:26:22  Information about logistics, various tips, and questions