Our Culture Camp hosted a Moose, Elk, Deer and Buffalo hide tanning camp this spring. Participants from Ontario to Alberta joined us. The weather was perfect and we were blessed by two hard-working instructors. www.kaniyasihkculturecamps.com. We will host another camp this spring but with COVID-19 looming, we will be suspending large group gatherings but instead promoting photos, resources, videos and tips on hide tanning, tapping birch trees and all the spring fun. This is the type of educational service the Land Based Healing Centre provides through our Culture Camps.
The is now year round Cree Immersion Land Based school. kâ-nêyâsihk mîkiwâhpa Cree Academy of Excellence (kCAE)It was launched in September and services 4 communities with a professional staff and the students have been dedicated to learning. âti-nêhiyawêwak mîna nêhiyaw-ohpikihâkanak ôki. kisê-manitow tâhto-kîsikâw ninanâskomânân.
Indigenous protocols, Indigenous knowledge, Indigenous Law & Indigenous wisdom are foundational to nation building. We've been left keeping these responsibilities to help us in all situations. Our team of Indigenous Researchers are from all over the world and we have worked with Places of Higher Learning & Governments.
We are very proud to be Elder's Helpers, helpers at ceremonies and serve in this manner. We serve and work hard for safety for our participants and for our people. It really is a beautiful way of life. nêhiyawêwin can be heard through storytelling, visiting and ceremony.
nêhiyawêwak ôta mistahi nâpêwak êkwa iskwêwak kâ-atoskêcik. miywâsin kâ-pihtamihk tahto-kîsikâw.
Our staff are all fluent in Cree. We are unique in that you will hear a lot of Cree in our Camps. Its a great way to learn the language, in its natural setting.
We are a family and when you join our camps, you become one of our family members. This is wahkohtowin. First Nations perspectives are explained and shared throughout the camps. Please join us.
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Island Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada
Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: By appointment
Explore the lakes and land of beautiful Ministikwan Lake, SK
Learn how to paddle in the summer or learn how to work with dogs during the winter.
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