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February 26, 2015

First Nations Centre's Year End Social Gathering, March 26, 2015.

You are invited to the First Nations Centre's annual Year End Social Gathering on Thursday March 26, 2015 at Fanshawe's London Campus.

An exciting line-up is planned, including traditional teachings in the morning by Richard Assinewai (Ojibway Elder) and Ken Maracle (Cayuga Longhouse Faith keeper), and a Social (pow wow and longhouse style dancing) to follow in J-gym.

All are welcome to attend and it's free! We hope to see you there!

Agenda:

Traditional Teachings: 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Space is limited. Please call 519-452-4430 ext. 4619 or email firstnations@fanshawec.ca to register.

  • Richard Assinewai: "Caring for Sacred Items"
  • Ken Maracle: "Wampum Teachings"

Social in J-gym: 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

  • Grand Entry at 11 a.m.
  • Student Award Presentations at 11:30 a.m.
  • Free lunch
  • Dance Demonstrations (Pow wow & Longhouse styles)
  • Smoke Dance competition (cash prizes for men's and women's categories)
  • MC: Frazer Phillips
    Host Drum: Little Creek
    Oneida Longhouse singers
    Head Female Dancer: Ashley Riley
    Head Male Dancer: DJ White
    Eagle Staff Carrier: Brian Hill

Parking

$4.00 per day in Lot 5 & Lot 8 - Free parking for first 50 cars in Lot 5.
Metered Parking - $2.00/hour

Aboriginal Craft & Information Vendors:

Must register by March 13, 2015.
To register, contact Savannah Nahwegahbow at s_nahwegahbow@fanshawec.ca.
*We are accepting cash or craft donation ($30 value).

Information

For more information or to register for teachings, please contact:
firstnations@fanshawec.ca
519-452-4430 ext. 4619
First Nations Centre, A1047 (London Campus)