An Evening with Davina Smith: The Journeys We Can’t Refuse

November 18, 2022 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm America/Denver Timezone
Utah Museum of Contemporary Art
20 S W Temple St
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Jung Society of Utah
An Evening with Davina Smith: The Journeys We Can't Refuse @ Utah Museum of Contemporary Art |  |  |

Featuring Davina Smith, the first Diné woman to run for the Utah House of Representatives.

6:30-7:00 pm Live Music & Mingle
7:00-8:30 pm Immersive Talk with Davina
8:30-9:00 pm Community Social

1.5 CEUs (Additional $5 / Free for Professional Members)
Companion Depth Workshop on Saturday, November 19th (5 CEUs)

On August 13th, 2019, a Diné woman began a 330-mile prayer run to bring a medicine bundle from Bears Ears National Monument to the Salt Lake City capitol for the United Nations Civil Society Conference, ending finally at the historic Warm Springs building int he heart of Salt Lake, and she didn’t stop there. Davina Smith is now running to become the first female Diné state representative, in the newly configured District 69, which covers about one-third of our state.

Through her personal stories, Davina will guide us through an evening of recognition of that undeniable draw to our deep purpose, and the journey in embracing the soulful cry for the world we wish to see manifest.

About Davina Smith:

Davina is currently running running for Utah House of Representatives in District 69, the first Diné (Navajo) woman to run for the Utah State House of Representatives. She is originally from Monument Valley, Utah and belongs to the Ta’chii’ nii (Red Running into the Water) clan and am born to the Ta’ baa ha’ (Edgewater) clan.

You may also be interested in the Depth Workshop: Healing Our Untold Stories on Saturday, November 19th.

Our November events are in support of the Warm Springs Alliance.

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