Special Event – Sunday November 17th, 2013

MAIDU SUMMIT CONSORTIUM WANTS YOU TO JOIN US AS WE CELEBRATE A MAJOR TURNING POINT IN OUR HISTORY SUNDAY NOVEMBER 17TH, 2013 11 am  TO  3 pm CHESTER RECREATION HALL (adjacent to Chester Park) Please be a part of this special day, when we expect to be celebrating the announcement of our successful 10-year long […]

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Tásmam Koyóm / Humbug Valley

BC – Permanent, year round Maidu settlements throughtout the valley 1849 – First white settler 1855 – Stock range and dairy established 1857 – Gold mines established in area 1858 – First sawmill, first hotel constructed (burned) 1867 – Lemm Ranch established 1871 – Welsh Ranch and Humbug Hotel 1908 – Valley bought as reservoir […]

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Help us save a Treasure! Humbug Valley

The Maidu Summit Consortium welcomes you to become a Friend of Humbug Valley. This is a developing membership whose purpose is to protect Humbug Valley and to become the rightful stewards of the land. We envision having a Maidu Cultural outdoor summer area with ongoing cultural and ecological programs throughout summer months, offering affordable seminars in […]

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Maidu Summit meeting is on March 9th!

MEETING Sunday, March 9th, 2014 Potluck Lunch to be held at 1:00pm Meeting 1:30 – 3:00pm Location:   289 Main Street. #7, Chester,  CA. 96020 If you have not received an agenda, one will be provided during the meeting. We encourage all participants to provide us an email and/or phone number when you sign-in at them […]

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Summit meeting POSTPONED UNTIL 3/9/14

ATTENTION    The Maidu Summit Board of Directors has chosen to POSTPONE the upcoming meeting of the Board until MARCH 9TH, 2014. The meeting will be held at our main office in Chester.   This is due to our not having received enough RSVPs to ensure a quorum of the Board for the meeting, as […]

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Maidu Summit meeting on February 23rd

Maidu Summit Consortium Public meeting Sunday, February 23, 2014 Maidu Summit office, 289 Main St., Suite #7, Chester, CA Call In Number 1-800-371-8200, code 7152357# (This is toll free) Potluck lunch at 1pm, meeting 1:30 – 3:30 pm RSVP to Lorena Gorbet (530)375-0779  or  Kenneth Holbrook 408-334-0008

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The Tragic Loss of our Chairman – Farrell Cunningham

As many of our members and followers already know, our Chairman Farrell Cunningham traveled to the next world August 11th, 2013. Our loss equals more than one man, but with it a profound and immeasurable consequence that will effect every facet of the Maidu culture going forward. Mr Cunningham was a spiritual leader, a language […]

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Girls Night Out 2013

Hello members, Girls Night Out has been canceled in recent years due to various catastrophic events, such as the Chips Fire last year. However, in the coming weekend the annual event IS to take place in Humbug Valley and we want you there. Any lady who is a current member of the Friends of Humbug […]

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Annual Humbug Gathering Date has changed!

Hello Friends, We have been forced to change the date of the Annual Friends of Humbug Gathering to Sunday, August 4th. This change is in response to intense and ongoing collaborative work being done by Maidu Summit Consortium staff. The work being done is to ensure that Humbug Valley is returned to its original inhabitants […]

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All members invited to the Humbug Valley Healing Ceremony, June 1st

Event to be held in Humbug Valley, near Soda Springs at 10 AM To RSVP: Contact Beverly Ogle 530.597.2070 Lunch will be provided to our guests and esteemed Friends of Humbug Valley members.

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Making your annual donation to Friends of Humbug has never been easier

Dear members and anyone who else is thinking of joining our forces to save the beautiful Humbug Valley. We have recently implemented the PAYPAL service on our website and now making your contribution is as easy clicking the link and using Paypal’s ultra-easy payment site to securely transfer your donation. We value your time and […]

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Lorena Gorbet Interview Recording

Maidu people in North Eastern California seek to recover their homeland and find social justice. Lorena Gorbet discusses the quest of the Maidu Summit Consortium to repatriate land from the PG&E distribution of land and right old injustices created by the development of the Feather River with dams and hydroelectric facilities. Interview and recording by […]

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Invitation

The Maidu Summit Consortium would like to invite you to a public scoping meeting on Thursday June 21, 2012 from 6-8 PM in Chester, CA at the Almanor Recreation Center. Please join us to view, discuss, and give feedback for the design of the proposed Maidu interpretive signage in Humbug Valley. Your participation will be […]

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