Dancing, teachings, awards and a free lunch!
The Fanshawe First Nations Centre will hold an exciting celebration on March 20, 2014, and you're invited!
The Year-End Gathering celebrates the success of Fanshawe's Indigenous students with award presentations, pow wow and longhouse dancing, traditional teachings and a free lunch!
Aboriginal craft vendors and information booths from local First Nations communities will also be available.
Parking is available in Lot 5 and Lot 8 ($4.00 per day). Free parking in Lot 5 for the first 50 cars! Metered parking is available for $2.00 per hour). (Campus map and directions.)
J Gym, London Campus (Campus map and directions).
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.: Dance demonstrations (powwow and longhouse)
Featuring Straight Sound, Naahii, Oneida Longhouse Singers (invited drums only, please)
11:30 a.m.: Free lunch and student award presentations
Space is limited. Please call 519-452-4430 ext. 4619 or email the First Nations Centre to register.
3:00 to 5:00 p.m.:
Lotunt Honyust: Maintaining cultural identity and understanding its importance in today's world.
Liz Akiwenzie: Understanding Indigenous Peoples' connection to Mother Earth.
For more information or to register, contact:
519-452-4430 ext. 4619
First Nations Centre, A1047, London Campus, Fanshawe College