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21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act

Bob Jospeh’s new book is available for pre-order now. This promises to be an important read for all who are interested in furthering truth, healing and reconciliation. Available at Westwood on April 15, before and after the service. Bob Joseph will be our speaker that day. Mark your calendar now! 21 Things You Didn’t Know about …

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Un-settling Canada

Idle No More is offering a webinar this Sunday, June 18 from 3-5 pm CST, featuring 3 expert panelists who will discuss Indigenous rights to self-determination, lands, territories, and resources. It aims to educate Canadians regarding the impact of the creation of the Canadian State and 150 years of white settler colonialism.   The link for this …

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Orange Shirt Day

This Friday, September 30th, marks the fourth year that, all across the country, people from all walks of life will wear orange shirts to commemorate the experiences of former students of Indian Residential Schools and to commit to ongoing reconciliation. For more details see http://www.ictinc.ca/blog/what-is-orange-shirt-day In this action, and others, we invite you to walk in …

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Truth and Reconciliation Event

Please join Dr Willie Littlechild, Truth and Reconciliation Commissioner, and Charlene Bearhead, Education Lead for the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation, as they move us from apology to action in the discussion of the past, present and future of reconciliation in Canada. 7 p.m., October 24, South Pointe Community Centre (11520 Ellerslie Road)

National Aboriginal Day Events

A note from Rev. Samaya Oakley & Rev. Meg Roberts, CUC’s Truth, Healing and Reconciliation Reflection Guide Team: “At the CUC ACM in Vancouver, we received an elder’s teaching that we should go where we are invited—so check whether it is an all community event. Relationships are built when you show up for each other. Have fun!” …

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