Wanuskewin Culture Week

August 21-24, 2017 10:00AM-4:00PM

Wanuskewin Culture Week is a 4 day immersion in to First Nations & Metis Culture. Over 30 drop in events and workshops for everyone in your family. Experience a solar eclipse, make moccasins, smoke bison meat plus much, much more! This event is free to the public thanks to a generous donation from PotashCorp.

VOLUNTEERS
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EVENTS
*Solar Eclipse Viewing – (Aug 21, 10:30 – 1:30)

*FSIN Digital Planetarium (Aug 21, 9 – 3) (Aug 22, 9 – 3) (Aug 23, 9 – 3)

*Hide Scraping and Smoking Demo (Aug 21, 11 – 4) (Aug 22, 11 -4)

*Hide Scraping, Smoking & Red Willow Basket Making Demo (Aug 23, 11 – 4)

*Womens Teachings – (Aug 21, 10 – 3)

*Medicine Walk – (Aug 21, 10 -3)

*Traditional Games – (Aug 21, 11 – 4) (Aug 22, 11 – 4) (Aug 23, 11 – 4)

*Traditional Fish Netting Demo – (Aug 23, 12 – 4)

*Tipi Teachings & 7 Sisters Garden Tour – (Aug 21, 10 – 4) (Aug 22, 10 – 4) (Aug 23, 10 – 4)

*Bison Meat Smoking – (Aug 21, 10 – 3)

*Chokecherry Pounding & Berry Drying (Aug 22, 11 – 4)

*Tales from the Trapline – (Aug 23, 11 – 7)

*Pemmican Making – (Aug 23, 11 – 4)

*Guided Archaeology Tour w Dr. Ernie Walker – (Aug 22, 4:30 – 7)

*Last Mountain Lake Guided Tour – (Aug 21, 11 – 4) (Aug 22, 12 – 8)

*Archaeocaravan – (Aug 21, 10 -4) (Aug 22, 10 – 4) (Aug 23, 10 -4)

*Archaeology for Kids – (Aug 21, 10 – 12) (Aug 21, 2 – 4) (Aug 22, 10 – 12) (Aug 22, 2 – 4) (Aug 23, 10 – 12) (Aug 23, 2 – 4)

*Tour of Opimihaw Valley (Aug 23, 5 – 8)

*Muskeg Tea & Bannock Over Open Fire (Aug 22, 6 – 8) (Aug 23, 6 – 8)

*Traditional Dance Performance & Singers – On Hour (Aug 24, 10 – 2:30)

WORKSHOPS
*Quill Workshop – Ages 13+ Must pre-register 306 931 6767 (Aug 21, 10 – 3)

* Ribbon Skirt Workshop – Ages 13+ Must pre-register 306 931 6767 (Aug 21, 11 – 4)

* Moccasin Making Workshop – Ages 13+ Must pre-register 306 931 6767 (Aug 22, 11 – 4) (Aug 23, 3 – 8)

* Birch Bark Basket Workshop – Ages 13+ Must pre-register 306 931 6767 (Aug 22, 11 – 4)

* Moss Bag Making Workshop – Ages 13+ Must pre-register 306 931 6767 (Aug 23, 3 – 8)

* Beaded Earring Workshop – Ages 13+ Must pre-register 306 931 6767 (Aug 22, 3 – 8) (Aug 23, 10 – 12:30) (Aug 23, 1 – 4)

*Fiddle Workshop & Old Time Dance (Aug 22, 4 – 7)