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PROGRAMS & EVENTS

Drum & Dance

Mon, July 24, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Weekly on Monday, forever

This program provides a series of weekly activities that will enhance well-being by integrating skill development through traditional crafts, traditional music, dance, and Teachings. Take part in weekly drumming, dancing, jigging, or playing spoons. There will also be opportunities to make Regalia and drums! This program is open to children ages 6 to 12 years old. 

Georgian Bay Native Friendship Centre
175 Yonge St
Midland
ON

Dirt to Dinner

Tue, July 25, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
May 9, 2017, May 23, 2017, May 30, 2017, June 6, 2017, June 13, 2017, July 4, 2017, July 11, 2017, July 25, 2017, August 1, 2017, August 8, 2017, August 22, 2017, August 29, 2017, September 19, 2017, September 26, 2017, October 3, 2017, October 10, 2017, October 24, 2017, October 31, 2017, November 7, 2017, November 14, 2017

The Dirt to Dinner curriculum follows past themes, including “Food is Medicine” and “Water is Life” and will be offered at the Christian Island Elementary School and in partnership with the Right to Play Youth Group. Dirt to Dinner booster kits will handed out and Recreation Facilitators will deepen the understanding of traditional knowledge sharing and food awareness.

Christian Island Elementary School
Christian Island

Gitigan Garden Development

Tue, July 25, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
May 9, 2017, May 23, 2017, May 30, 2017, June 6, 2017, June 13, 2017, July 4, 2017, July 11, 2017, July 25, 2017, August 1, 2017, August 8, 2017, August 22, 2017, August 29, 2017, September 19, 2017, September 26, 2017, October 3, 2017, October 10, 2017, October 31, 2017, October 24, 2017, November 7, 2017, November 14, 2017

Development of the Gitigan Garden on Christian Island will be specific to growing useful skills, learning traditional techniques, and implementing garden functions and yields. Physical labour will be infused with the Dirt to Dinner Curriculum, and will take place at the Garden space. These workshops will be geared towards seasonal practice and education.

Christian Island Elementary School
Christian Island

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