Events this week: May 31 to June 4

Here's how we're celebrating this week. Please join us, and see the full events calendar here.

Mon, May 31

9:00 a.m.

Opening Prayer Circle, Teachings and Song
Mondays at 9:00 a.m.
Start the week in a good way by joining us for a prayer led by Elder Dale Awasis.

12:00 p.m.
to 1:00 p.m.

Opening Ceremonies
MC Dr Esther Tailfeathers,
Senior Medical Director, Indigenous Wellness Core, AHS

Tues, June 1

11:00 a.m.
to 12:00 p.m.

Bridging the Gap for Indigenous Children’s Services
Sherri Di Lallo, Manager, Awasisak Indigenous Health, AHS

12:00 p.m.
to 1:00 p.m.

Maskekosak Inikey Tamasowin – Land of Medicines, Walking Together
Enoch Cree Nation
Lynette Avery - Executive Director, Mamowicitowin
Amanda Morin - Councillor & Divisional Lead, Mamowicitowin

“Reconciliation starts with us as individuals."
Enoch Cree Nation will highlight the courage of their community members very personal, powerful healing journeys and how these raw and real stories can/are helping others to begin their healing process.

1:00 p.m.
to 2:00 p.m.

G4 Health – Our Nation’s First
Margo Dodginghorse, Health Director Stoney Nakota Tsuut’ina Tribal Council / G4

G4 Health Supports the Stoney Nakoda and Tsuut’ina First Nations in providing advocacy and capacity building efforts. We focus on the nations needs first and then work with stakeholders to find connections and solutions in advancing the health and wellbeing of our members. The G4 Health Team will share their journey to date and key highlights and visuals.

Wed, June 2

12:00 p.m.
to 2:00 p.m.

Métis Settlements General Council 101
Blake Desjarlais, Director of Public & National Affairs, Métis Settlements General Council

Thurs, June 3

12:00 p.m.
to 1:00 p.m.
First Nations Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB) 101
Indigenous Services Canada

Fri, June 4

12:00 p.m.
to 1:00 p.m.

Inuit culture and light of quiliq (oil lamp)
Goota Desmarais, President, Inuit Community Development & Education Foundation
Goota will provide a traditional education session on Inuit culture through prayer, interactive discussion and singing of our national anthem in Inuktitut.

1:00 p.m.
to 2:00 p.m.

Highlights & Closing Prayer
Elder Emil Durocher

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