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Powwow 101- Teachings & Ethics with Sissy Thiessen
October 27, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
What is Powwow, connection to the drum, its importance to Indigenous People, stories of creation of each style, rights to practise, allyship vs ownership, regalia care and how to practice the dances with respect and integrity. The session will begin with a smudge ceremony to cleanse the space and get started in a good way. The session will also include role-playing & a warm up, movement activity.
Please bring a water bottle & comfortable clothing.
*attendance preferred to attend follow up session- Powwow 102