Indigenous Celebration Week Indigenous Celebration Week

Orion Room, SUB Lower Level

Monday, March 21, 2022

- MDT (Part 1 of 2)
Beading Workshop

Please note that there are TWO parts to the beading workshop. 

Please sign up for the Beading Workshop only if you can make it to both sessions

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

- MDT
Cree Matriarchical Society: How it Works

Cree people come from a Matriarchal society. This is session explains what is a Cree Matriarchal society and the practises and traditions therein.

- MDT
Challenging Myths and Moves to Innocence

Myths regarding Indigenous peoples were largely created to allow justification for ongoing dispossession and stereotypes. By perpetuating harmful narratives about Indigenous peoples, the blame for oppression is cast on Indigenous people. This section will cover a number of myths to aid settlers in unlearning harmful and false beliefs about Indigenous peoples.

Thursday, March 24, 2022

- MDT
Grandmother's Tea

Join fellow Indigenous women and non-binary folk for a gathering of sharing, storytelling, tea, and warmth. 

(Please note that this session is intended for Indigenous folk. If you are not Indigenous, please explore the other sessions that are offered throughout the week.)

Friday, March 25, 2022

- MDT (Part 2 of 2)
Beading Workshop

Please note that there are TWO parts to the beading workshop. 

Please sign up for the Beading Workshop only if you can make it to both sessions