Survivors Gathering 2019

Survivors Gathering 2019

184 Mohawk St

Sep 29 2019 to Sep 29 2019

Region : Southwestern Ontario     City: Brantford

  •  Add to Calendar 2019-09-29 2019-09-29 America/Toronto Survivors Gathering 2019 Survivors Gathering 2019 Sept 29th 1-5pm 184 Mohawk St, Brantford ON On Sunday, September 29th we welcome Residential School Survivors, their families, our surrounding communities, friends, neighbours; and the public at-large for a day of workshops and presentations. The event will culminate in a healing walk from the steps of the former Mohawk Institute to the end of the laneway before returning to the centre for the final roster of workshops and the keynote address. Our vision is to create a healing space for Survivors, their families, and our communities.. Woodland Cultural Centre In partnership with Ontario Indian Residential School Support Services (OIRSSS), and Indigenous Legal Aid... invites Residential School Survivors, their families, local organizations and schools across communities to come together and participate in recognition of those First Nations Survivors who suffered and persevered through generations of abuse, loss of language and loss of culture. **Orange TShirts will be on sale on site but no guarantee on sizes, so best come get one early!** - Speakers and Schedule TBA stay plugged into the EVENT - ???? Interactive Drop in Workshops ???? Survivor Stories ???? Sacred Fire ???? Guest Speakers ???? Food Vendors ???? Brick Tours ???? Healing Walk This is a Free Event. And we welcome all children... so invite your Facebook friends and let’s all come together to make this a success! ** Share on your pages!** Use the hashtag #survivorsgathering2019 so we can share your posts! Nyá:wen 184 Mohawk St Layla Black marketing@woodlandculturalcentre.ca
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Survivors Gathering 2019 Sept 29th 1-5pm 184 Mohawk St, Brantford ON On Sunday, September 29th we welcome Residential School Survivors, their families, our surrounding communities, friends, neighbours; and the public at-large for a day of workshops and presentations. The event will culminate in a healing walk from the steps of the former Mohawk Institute to the end of the laneway before returning to the centre for the final roster of workshops and the keynote address. Our vision is to create a healing space for Survivors, their families, and our communities.. Woodland Cultural Centre In partnership with Ontario Indian Residential School Support Services (OIRSSS), and Indigenous Legal Aid... invites Residential School Survivors, their families, local organizations and schools across communities to come together and participate in recognition of those First Nations Survivors who suffered and persevered through generations of abuse, loss of language and loss of culture. **Orange TShirts will be on sale on site but no guarantee on sizes, so best come get one early!** - Speakers and Schedule TBA stay plugged into the EVENT - ???? Interactive Drop in Workshops ???? Survivor Stories ???? Sacred Fire ???? Guest Speakers ???? Food Vendors ???? Brick Tours ???? Healing Walk This is a Free Event. And we welcome all children... so invite your Facebook friends and let’s all come together to make this a success! ** Share on your pages!** Use the hashtag #survivorsgathering2019 so we can share your posts! Nyá:wen