National Indigenous Day

11:00AM to 2:00PM June 21, 2016
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Sneq'wa e'lun (Blue Heron House)
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National Indigenous Day

Please join Indigenous Education & Student Services to celebrate National Indigenous (Aboriginal) Day at Sneq'wa e'lun (Blue Heron House) on Tuesday, June 21st, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Activities for all ages! Free!!!

  • Tour the Coast Salish Art Exhibit
  • Power to Be - Canoe & Kayak Rides
  • Nature Walk on Charlie’s Trail with Kenneth Elliott, Cowichan Tribes
  • Drumming & Singing by Jessica Sault, Nuu-chah-nulth
  • Meet Members of the RRU Elders Circle
  • Tea, bannock and other refreshments - learn how to make fry bread!
  • Learn and visit the House Pole Carving Shed and visit other craft tables such as  cedar weaving. 
  • Indigenous vendors will have items to purchase art, jewelry and moccasins - come support our local artist by purchasing thier work! 

The international student classes from cohort 1 and 2 have been assisting in the planning! 

You can join any of the above activities to learn how to make delicious fry bread to learning how to cedar weave, or sit and enjoy a visit with one of our RRU Elders Circle members. 

For more information, please contact Asma-na-hi Antoine, extension 4557.

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