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Preserving Our Languages for the Next Seven Generations

Start Date:
11/9/19
End Date:
None
Duration:
All Day
Type:
Event
Location:
Sunrise Ceremony - Breakwater Park Family Storytime - Central Branch, 130 Johnson St. Panel discussion - Room 202, Robert Sutherland Hall, Queen's University
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Preserving Our Languages for the Next Seven Generations Symposium offers free events

 

The Kingston Indigenous Language Nest, Kingston Frontenac Public Library, and Queen’s University invite you to celebrate, learn and discuss the region’s Indigenous languages.  Everyone is welcome to the following free events that are part of the Preserving Our Languages for the Next Seven Generations symposium.

Friday, November 8:

3 – 8 p.m.:  Keynote address by Dr. Lindsay Morcom

Discussion, Q&A, dinner and short film screenings

Central Branch, Kingston Frontenac Public Library (Meeting Room 1)
 

Saturday, November 9:

6:45 a.m.:  Sunrise Ceremony, Breakwater Park

10 – 11:15 a.m.:  Indigenous Languages Family Storytime, Central Branch of Kingston Frontenac Public Library (Friends of the Library Gather & Create Space)

9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.:  Panel discussions and language workshops (meals provided), Robert Sutherland Hall, Queen’s University (Room 202) 

 

For more information:

indigenous.initiatives@queensu.ca

jmiller@kfpl.ca

Preserving Our Languages for the Next Seven Generations