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Students return from YMCA Exchange in Hazelton B.C

It was our students turn to visit their host community in Hazelton B.C on a YMCA Exchange, May 16th to 22nd. Our students’ experience proved to be rich in Gitxsan culture, nature and friendships that were developed in March while … Continue reading

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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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