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Drum Making and Painting with Gitxsan Elder Art Wilson

This past month, students worked with Abenaki and Gitxsan Elders learning to make hand drums. Gitxsan Elder, Art Wilson, shared his artistic talents by drawing North-West Coast art on each individual drum; animals and birds chosen by the students. Students … Continue reading

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Dr. Brokenleg works with Look to the Mountain.

Earlier this week Dr. Martin Brokenleg, co-founder of the Circle of Courage®, spoke to educators and community members at the Eastern Townships Learning Centre. His lecture included teaching the heart through experience rather than words and how using the Circle … Continue reading

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YMCA Exchange 2013

Following up on our successful 2011 YMCA student exchange with the Gitxsan First Nation in Kispiox, British Columbia we are pleased to announce we have been accepted for a 2013 exchange with the Gitanmaax First Nation in Gitanmaax (Hazleton), B.C. … Continue reading

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