The National Day For Truth and Reconciliation 2022
We invite you to wear an orange shirt to show support!
There is no registration required, this will be a free event for all to attend. Join us in the Games Room for the following presentations:
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
We invite you to join us as we welcome Adele Arcand (Bearwoman) to our centre for this very important day. Adele is a Cree/Mohawk Wisdom Keeper, Educator and Healer who will provide a facilitated conversation about residential schools and reconciliatory work. She has worked for the past 30 years sharing her knowledge, her teachings and her healing gifts with thousands of First Nations people across Canada.
Time 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
After the presentation, please stay for a special viewing of Gord Downie’s – The Secret Path. It tells the story of Chanie “Charlie” Wenjack, a twelve-year-old boy who died in flight from the Cecilia Jeffrey Indian Residential School fifty years ago. The Secret Path, adapts the 5th and last album of Tragically Hip’s Gord Downie and Jeff Lemire’s graphic novel to tell Charlie’s story.