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Na-Me-Res 2014 National Aboriginal Day Event Schedule

June 21, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Well’s Hill Park,
145 Hilton Avenue
Toronto, ON M5R 3E7

Annual Traditional Pow Wow/Community Festival.
Theme: National Aboriginal Day Celebrations—In Honour and Respect For Our Elders
(St. Clair & Bathurst)
Open to the public.
Agenda: 11:50 Grass Dancers Bless the Grounds
Noon •Grand Entry
•Flag Song
•Post Flags
•Opening Prayer, Alex Jacobs
•Veteran Song
Opening Remarks:
12:30 Executive Director, Steve Teekens
12:35 President, Circle of Directors, Lori Mishibinijima
12:40 Honourable Dr. Carolyn Bennett, MPP St. Paul’s
12:45 Councillor Joe Mihevc, St. Paul 1:00 Dance Exhibitions, Inter-tribals, Honour Songs
Traditional Dancing and Drumming
Invited Drums to be announced
2:00 Guest Speaker, Brian Charles-Wampum Belt Presentation—Treaty of Niagara 250 years
2:15 Dancing, Drumming
4:00 Traditional Giveaway (4:00—5:00)
5:00 Retire the Flags (Closing Ceremony
5:10 Feast…everyone welcome
6:00 Take down, clean up of park
Ongoing Activities In Park
Red Pepper Spectacle (11 am – 4:30 pm)
Crafters and Information Booths (11 am – 5:00 pm)
Food Sales (11:00-4:00)
Drink Sales (11:00-4:30)
Lemonade Sales (11:00—3:00)

For poster see: https://www.torontomulticulturalcalendar.com/2014/06/18/489-traditional-outdoor-pow-wow-2014/

For our previous blogs: https://www.torontomulticulturalcalendar.com/2013/07/02/391-first-nations-dance-in-the-rain/ and

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