Mitakuye Oyasin

Mitakuye Oyasin: Working to spread the concept in Rapid City that we are related, that all humans, animals, plants, earth, and sky share this universe. Working to increase cultural understanding and shared community experiences between Rapid City's Native and non-Native peoples.

Mitakuye Oyasin hosts activities throughout the year including sponsoring a section of 'Adopt-a-Highway' and tabling at the annual Earth Day Expo.

Upcoming Events:

  • May 7: Mitakuye Oyasin Team Meeting

  • June 4: Mitakuye Oyasin Team Meeting

  • June 20: Summer Solstice Celebration

  • June 21: Summer Solstice

  • August 13-15: Mni Ki Wakan World Indigenous Peoples Decade of Water Summit (

  • September 14: 4 Directions-5K Run/Walk & Community Unity Day (

  • September 21: Fall Equinox

  • September 21: International Day of Peace

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