• Indigenous people educating visitors of the Squamish Lil Wat Cultural Centre.

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation at the Squamish Lil Wat Cultural Centre

Reflect on our history. Connect to the land. September 30th will be a day of reflection, stories, learning, and contemplation at the SLCC. The day will be filled with programming throughout the Great Hall, Theatre, Galleries, and out on the Mezzanine patio.

 

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EVENT SCHEDULE

GREAT HALL, ENTRANCE, THEATR E& GALLERIES

10 am – 5 pm        Self-Guided tours, film series in the Theatre, crafts for all ages.
10 am – 5pm         Feature Exhibitions:

  • Gallery 2 – 100 Years of Unity Squamish Amalgamation
  • Gallery 3 – Unceded – A Photographic Journey into Belonging

10 am                    Curator Tour of the Unceded Exhibition with Tsawaysia Dominique Nahanee
10 am – 1 pm        Live Carving Demonstration with Brandon Hall
10 am – 4 pm        Kids Crafts, Colouring and Temporary Tattoos
10 am – 12 pm      Craft Rope Bracelets (All ages)
2:15 pm                 Moment of Silence
2:30 – 4:30 pm      Craft Dreamcatchers (8+years)

MEZZANINE PATIO & LONGHOUSE

11 – 1 pm               Guest Speakers Series – Truth and Reconciliation
11:30 – 2pm           Satellite Thunderbird Cafe in the Longhouse
1 pm                      Spo7ez Cultural Sharing
1:30 pm                  Break
2:15 pm                  Moment of Silence
3pm                        Guided Interpretive Forest Walk in the Salish Stroll

THUNDERBIRD CAFE

10 – 4 pm                Enjoy First Nations-inspired cuisine at the Thunderbird Café
11:30 am – 1 pm     Satellite Café in the Longhouse

ART GALLERY & GIFT SHOP

10 – 5 pm                 Explore authentic handcrafted Northwest Coast First Nations art, and explore our extensive range of books for your knowledge and learning.

Location: Squamish Lil Wat Cultural Centre
Time: September 30th: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

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