Legacy of Hope Foundation's Bi-Giwen: Coming Home-Truth telling from the Sixties Scoop

Event Date: 
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 12:00pm
Event Location: 
Lakehead University Agora
Event Contact Name: 
Anna Chief, Indigenous Outreach & Recruitment Coordinator
Event Contact Phone: 
807-766-7221
Event Contact E-mail: 

Lakehead University's Office of Aboriginal Initiatives invites you to attend the Legacy of Hope Foundation's Bi-Giwen: Coming Home-Truth telling from the Sixties Scoop

Developed with input from Indigenous survivors, this challenging exhibit features
the first person testimonies of 12 Indigenous survivors of the Sixties Scoop and reflects upon their pain, loss but also their enduring strength, courage, and resilience.

Exhibit Schedule

November 12-15, 2019
November 12, 12:00 pm, Opening Ceremony, Agora
November 12, 8:30 am to 8:30 pm, open to public
November 13, 8:30 am to 8:30 pm, open to public
November 14, 8:30 am to 8:30 pm, open to public

November 14, Keynote Speaker Colleen Cardinal 
Bi-Giwen: Reclaiming our Culture through Healing. A Sixties Scoop Survivor Movement
11:30 am light lunch
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm keynote
The Study Coffee House, Lakehead University

November 15, 8:30 am to 3:00 pm, open to public 

For more information about this exhibit and others please visit

Legacy of Hope Foundation

http://legacyofhope.ca/project/b-giwen-truth-telling-from-the-sixties-scoop/

 
 
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