Aboriginal Awareness Week

AAW

MARCH 9 - 13, 2015

Briercrest College and Seminary Campus

The following is information from the 2014 event.

A Tipi will be set in Edwards Chapel on Monday, March 10, 2014 at 10:30 am - presented by elder, Barb Frazer. Bannock and muskeg tea served following the tipi ceremony

 

 

Guest speakers throughout the week include:

  • Ray Aldred, Canada, Our Home and Native Land.
  • Daniel Stonechild, Native Mission and Missionaries.
  • Mitch Osiowy, My Aboriginal Journey at Briercrest.
  • Wendy Peterson, NAITTS.
  • Joy Desjarlais, Forgiveness
  • Mervin CheeChoo

Full Schedule

  • Monday, March 10, 2014
    • 9:50 am Chapel - Speaker: Wendy Peterson from NAITTS
  • Tuesday, March 11, 2014 
    • 9:50 am Chapel - Speaker: Daniel Stonechild
    • 1:50-3:05pm   ROOM 175   Daniel Stonechild, Native missions and missionairies
  • Wednesday, March 12, 2014
    • Chapel Speaker: Ray Aldred
    • 3:15-4:30pm   ROOM 139  Ray Aldred, Oh Canada Our Home and Native Land
    • 7:00pm  BARKMAN ARENA  Treaty/Metis hockey game(Midget level).  Come out and support  SK team players going to Aboriginal Nationals. 
  • Thursday, March 13, 2014 
    • Chapel Speaker: Mervin CheeChoo
    • 9:00-10:00   REIMER HALL  Ray Aldred 
    • 1:50-3:05    ROOM 175  Joy Desjarlais, Faith and Forgiveness
    • 1:30 - 2:30 Afternoon session in Hildebrand Chapel presented by CHS and Carponort Elementary, PSSD Grades 7-12 Invitational Hoop Dancer Terrance Littletend and his drummers
    • 3:15-4:30   ROOM 174  Mitch Osiowy, Aboriginal Journey at Briercrest
    • 3:30-5:00  Meet and Greet with Terrance Littletent and his drummers,  The Bean hallway
    • Evening schedule is OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
      • 7:00  Jolly Aboriginal Scholarship Benefit Concert, Hildebrand Chapel - Featuring Hoop Dancer Terrance Littletent
      • Briercrest musical groups & RU

For information:
Kallie Wood, CHS/BCS First Nations & Metis Coordinator
(306)756-3249  •  (306)631-8165  •  kwood@briercrest.ca
Briercrest College and Seminary
510 College Drive, Caronport, SK  S0H 0S0