Reclaim My Roots

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Kawii Otinum Niiya Raasin

Métis Community Services of BC has partnered with UBCO to bring you activities for youth and young adults on Traditional Unceded Sylix Territory in Kelowna.

Indigenous People 14-34 years old are invited to join a local research project, learn from Elders, and participate in activities!

A closing circle will be held to get your opinion on the activities and how it has impacted your health and wellness.

June 2, 2024 – 11-3pm: Looking at the past with Métis Knowledge Keepers Brenda and Carol + Medicine Bag Making

June 15, 2024 – 10-2pm: Fishing & Exploring our Relationship to the Land and Water + Fish Scale Art

June 30, 2024 – 11-3pm: Looking at Today and Connecting to Your Roots with Carol & Cheryl + Family Tree Activity

July 14, 2024 – 12-4pm: Visions for the Future & Final Gathering + Jigging & BBQ

July 28, 2024 – 11-1pm: Closing Circle / Feedback Session

***REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED***

Please register by calling or texting Haley at 250-258-8080 or email: crliyg@mcsbc.org

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