National Aboriginal Day: Tue Jun 21

The Mayne Island Library, School and Community will be coming together to acknowledge our second National Aboriginal Day and the end of this year's Reading Challenge on June 21st at the Mayne Island School.

11:30 - Gather in the school gymnasium for a welcome and lunch.
12:45 - Walk together from the school to Emma and Felix Jack Park for a cairn-building ceremony. Each participant is asked to bring one palm-sized stone to represent a student who suffered at a residential school. (Rides will be available if needed.)
1:45 - Walk back to the school together.
2:15 - Talking Circle led by John Aitken in the school gym.
3:00 - Wind-up.

All times are approximate. For further information please contact

posted May 2016

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