August 21, 2010
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Young Karen dancers perform for the crowds at Unity in the Community in Riverfront Park Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Karen people are a minority from Burma.

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Ryan Yellowjohn, a Shoshone-Bannock Indian, finishes his an elaborate hoop dance at Unity in the Community in Riverfront Park Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. The hoop dance progressively adds more and more hoops and uses them to create the shapes of nature, such as butterflies and eagles’ wings.

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Jayla Mosley, 4, of Spokane waits to present her “passport” at a booth representing the country of Panama at Unity in the Community in Riverfront Park Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Visitors were encouraged to take their passports to booths representing various countries and region. Entertainment, both ethnic and regional, was provided nearby.

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Ryan Yellowjohn, a Shoshone-Bannock Indian, dances an elaborate hoop dance at Unity in the Community in Riverfront Park Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. The hoop dance progressively adds more and more hoops and uses them to create the shapes of nature, such as butterflies and eagles’ wings.

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Julia Viherlahti, left, and Gabriel Soileau play music from Eastern Europe near the various booths of Unity in the Community at Riverfront Park Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010.

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In the booth representing Micronesia at Unity in the Community, Cisco Aguon talks with visitors about the uses of coconuts in Riverfront Park Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010.

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Duane Wakan, right, Sioux Indian, lets Madisen Hampton, 10, try an Indian drum at the booth representing the U.S. Census at Unity in the Community in Riverfront Park Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010.

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Dancers from Micronesia wait for their chance to perform on stage at Unity in the Community at Riverfront Park Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010.

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Kevin Wong talks with visitors at the booth representing Hawai’i Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010 at Riverfront Park during Unity in the Community.