This year alone, Duane Baldwin has attended close to 15 powwows.
Baldwin regularly dances at powwows, as he has since he was a child.
But this year, Baldwin, education specialist at Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, also hoped to promote Jamestown Settlement's own American Indian Intertribal Powwow, celebrating Native American culture through song, dance and storytelling on Oct. 1 and 2.
"A powwow is a celebration of culture for native people. It's not a religious dance, per se, but there is a spiritual aspect to it," Baldwin said. Though not of Native American heritage, Baldwin has danced and sung at powwows since the age of 6.
Baldwin said the settlement...