Vancouver Maritime Museum: Raven Tales and Medicine Pouch Workshop - Online
- June 19, 2021
- Times: From: 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM
- Location: Online
- Admission: $50
- Phone: 604.257.8302
Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day with stories based in Kwakwaka’wakw culture and a hands-on healing medicine pouch workshop. At this virtual event, Simon Winadzi James will share stories of his people, and screen an animated story, Raven Tales Dream Dream Dream. After the stories, Shona Sparrow will lead a workshop in the making of a healing medicine pouch. As she shares the traditional knowledge involved with making a medicine pouch, Sparrow will talk about connecting with the land and water and about Indigenous values, connecting the medicines, land, family and bringing community together. The ticket price covers the cost of materials. The medicine pouch materials can be picked up at the Vancouver Maritime Museum in the week leading up to the event.