National Indigenous Peoples Day Events on SLC Cornwall Campus

Multifaith Observance, Cultural Holiday, or Social Justice Event
Indigenous Services
Tuesday, June 21, 2022
All Day
Indigenous Centre

Shirley Chaisson, Indigenous Student Advisor

Shannon Hall, Education Developer/Curriculum Consultant of IWKB

Katie Lamarche, Indigenous Recruitment & Community Engagement Officer

Event Overview

Visit the Indigenous Centre on Tuesday, June 21 to connect with the Indigenous Team and fellow employees and students. Indigenous art will be on display throughout the day, learn more about the 7 Grandfather Teachings, and complete a Pledge of Reconciliation.

9:00 – 10:00am – Opening – Thanksgiving Address (in Mohawk and English)

10:30 – 11:30 – Jeopardy Game – Getting to Know Your Indigenous Communities

11:30 – 1:00 – Lunch – Fry Bread, Strawberry drink, Mush

1:00 – 3:00 – Visit the Indigenous Centre for conversation and sharing history on and around the exhibits displaying crafts, clothing, instruments, baskets, art, wampum

3:15 – 3:30 - Smudge/Close