21 Sep National Day for Truth and Reconciliation at the SLCC
Reflect on our history. Connect to the land
September 30th will be a day of reflection, stories, learning, and contemplation at the SLCC. Admission will be free, thanks to the generous support of the Fairmont Chateau Whistler. The day will be filled with programming inside our buildings and out in the Mezzanine. The Resort Municipality of Whistler has partnered with the SLCC to provide programming for the day. CIBC has generously opened up an entire weekend of free access for all from October 1-3.
Free Admission September 30th, 10AM-5PM
Reflect on our History. Connect to the Land.
10:00 am Chepximiya Siyam’ Chief Janice George
10:45 am Spoken word Artist and SLCC Ambassador, The Prophet
****NOON one minute of silence****
12:01 pm Woman’s Warrior Song, Spo7ez Storytellers and Performance Team
2:00 pm Stories from Indian Residential School survivours
3:00 pm Sheila Bikadi, Tea with the forest
3:00 pm Unveiling Pipántsek Ntswálapen / Tem kw’esk’ás Sch’etxwim (Summer Carving) 7 foot Eagle Totem
All day What We Treasure Tours (11am, 2pm, 4pm), pledge crafts, songs of reflection, ‘We were children’ pop-up exhibit