Courage Lab: Arts & Equity Workshop Series – Strawberry Moon Teachings, July 7 (Toronto)
« Courage Lab : Arts & Equity Workshop Series
‘Strawberry Moon Teachings’
THURSDAY JULY 7, 2016
SKETCH 180 Shaw St.
Join diverse artists, educators, organizers and activists to courageously investigate, share and experiment with concepts, ideas, tools and practices exploring equity, reconciliation and anti-oppression through the arts!
Members of the Anishnawbe Wellness Collective will lead the group in an opening and closing prayer and circle smudge, strawberry moon teachings on forgiveness, followed by creative reflection activities lead by SKETCH staff and guest artist facilitators.
The Courage Lab series builds on the on going Emergence partnership initiative lead by SKETCH and Neighbourhood Arts Network, focused on making space to investigate creative practices for leading social change in Toronto’s arts communities.
Anishnawbe Wellness Collective – this new pilot project is Aboriginal run and open to the community with priority given to Aboriginal, Metis and Inuit with a focus on community members gathering to cook nutritional meals, share economical knowledge and education information around food and nutrition utilizing a traditional framework. There is a large Aboriginal community in the Weston and Mount Dennis neighbourhoods, and this project aims to provide community members a chance to connect and share information about healthy food.
Food will be provided
Scent free environment
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