Memorial powwow planned Saturday in Nespelem

— A memorial powwow in honor of the late Jeannie R. Moon and Sharon C. Redthunder is planned Saturday at the Nespelem Community Center, 4000 Lower Columbia River Road.

The event is set for 1-10 p.m., with grand entries at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. A dinner break and family giveaway will be at 5 p.m.

Three drums have been invited. Mike Squeochs will serve as emcee.

Moon died July 25, 2013, at age 76. Redthunder died Jan. 13, 2013, at age 67. They were sisters-in-law.

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