The Honouring Our Land Mawiomi is a district gathering to rebuild our Nation and develop a Moose Harvesting Protocol. The mawiomi will take place March 21st to 23rd.
Thursday, March 21st, the mawiomi will start off with registration and a meet and greet at 6:00 p.m. at the Listuguj Community Development Centre (Bingo Hall).
Friday, March 22nd, at 8:30 a.m., we will meet at the Alaqsite’w Gitpu School for Siggw Culture Day and to hear keynote speaker Dr. Pam Palmater. We will return to the Listuguj Community Development Centre at 12:00 p.m. for lunch and the rest of the day’s presentations. After supper at 7:00 p.m., join us for an evening of open mic story-telling and prizes.
Saturday, March 23rd, doors at the Listuguj Community Development Centre will open at 8:00 a.m. Opening prayer will be at 9:00 a.m. During the panel discussions at 9:15 a.m., Tracey Metallic will be giving an art workshop at Natural Resources for anyone interested. Sign up is required. At the 5:00 p.m. community feast, we will hear from keynote speaker Grand Chief Arlen Dumas from the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs. Make sure to stay until 7:00 p.m. to hear the Mi’gmaq Boys play all of their classic country tunes!