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Blanket Training

July 13, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For registered WNYPC Board Members, Taskforce Chairs, Interns & Staff (please register).  An interactive history lesson with trained facilitators and Indigenous Elders, using blankets to represent the land of the First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples. If you are interested in having such a training for your group, please let us know! 716-332-3904.

Participants walk through situations that go from pre-contact through colonization and resistance. The participants are guided by Indigenous Elders. The training is $30 per person. In the conclusion of the event, participants can discuss and ask questions. You can view the website on the training here: https://www.kairosblanketexercise.org/ . A video can also be viewed on the event here: https://www.kairosblanketexercise.org/about/#history .

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Date:
July 13, 2019
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm