Elders come join our celebration to share your Ucwalmícwts name!
DATE: September 29, 2011
TIME: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
LOCATION: Úllus Banquet Hall
- To have your Ucwalmicwts name recorded and documented to be archived by the Lil’wat7úl Culture Centre.
- To tell the story of how you got your name and share what it means.
- Presentation for an Elders Wisdom Project.
The Elder’s Wisdom project seeks to engage indigenous Elders in a facilitated process that invites the contribution of key pieces of locally-held, indigenous knowledge and language from Canada, Uganda and Zambia to create a unique archive of ancient wisdom that is then shared across counties, cultures and generations.
Contact the Lil’wat7úl Culture Centre at 604.894.6115 if you can attend. Contact Teresa Zurowski if you need a ride at 604.894.6656
–Submitted by Mamáya7 Lois Joseph and Kakúsa7 Mary James