National Indigenous Day

RRU Staff

Celebrate National Indigenous Day at Royal Roads University

Watch the Sneqwa e’lun Canoe Challenge on the lagoon, enjoy Indigenous food and participate in Indigenous craft workshops and field games for all ages to celebrate National Indigenous Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 21 at Sneq’wa e’lun (Blue Heron House).

Local vendors, Indigenous artists and the Songhees Seafood and Steam food truck will be on site during the event.

Other National Indigenous Day activities taking place throughout the day on the Royal Roads campus will include tours on Charlie’s Trail with Cowichan Elder Kenneth Elliott starting at Sneq’wa e’lun and an opportunity to learn about and visit the Button Blanket project in the Library.

The event is free and open to the public. Free parking is available on site.