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01 June Saturday

Truth, Reclamation, and Reconciliation: Aboriginal History Month

01 June 2019, 09:30 - 01 June 2019, 16:00
Toronto Reference Library Beeton Hall, 789 Yonge St

9:30 am. Land Acknowledgement Statement(s) with Michael Cheena
10 am. Kairos Blanket Exercise with Dawn Maracle: Step into the roles of Canada’s Indigenous Peoples throughout 500 years of colonial history. A unique participatory lesson fostering truth, understanding and respect. (10 am-1 pm.)

2pm. Film Screening and Discussion: In Jesus Name: Shattering
the Silence of St. Anne’s Residential School. A poignant documentary film breaking silences imposed upon indigenous children interned at the notoriously violent St. Anne’s Residential School. With Film Director Sue Enberg. 2-4 pm.

Date: June 1
Time: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Venue Name: Toronto Reference Library Beeton Hall
Address: 789 Yonge St

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Organizer Name: Karen Pearce
Phone: 416-393-7157