Hope Centre - Drumming Ceremony

20 November 2013 - 20 November 2013
11:30 AM
Hope Campus

YOU ARE INVITED TO OUR DRUMMING CEREMONY

Open to the Hope and First Nations communities and the UFV community

WED NOV 20th from 11:30 am - 1 pm

UFV Hope Centre 1250 7th AVE, Hope, BC
(across from the
Fraser Canyon Hospital)
Lunch and refreshments to follow

Earlier this year, Hope Centre received a drum made by UFV Elder Theresa Neel’s niece Joan Glendale. Hope Centre ran an art contest open to Hope Centre students and awarded UFV student Daniel Desmeules the right to paint the drum on Oct 25th.

On November 20th we will be having a drum ceremony to mark the beginning of the drum’s use at UFV Hope. It will be open to the UFV Community and the Hope and area First Nations communities. UFV Hope student and drummer Arnold John, who also drummed and smudged for our Residential Schools Day of Learning in Hope - you can see the pictures here http://www.flickr.com/photos/ufv/sets/72157635955136115/  will be doing the drumming. Theresa Neel will read the history of the drum’s beginning..

Reserve your spot by calling Hope Centre Coordinator Michelle Vandepol at 604-869-9991 or emailing michelle.vandepol@ufv.ca

 

 

 


Organizers:

Hope Centre

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