Women's Retreat - March 1st, 2020
Join us for a day of laughing, learning and activities. Sessions will include drumming, bannock making and women's history. The event runs from 10:00am - 4:00pm, with doors opening at 9:30am.
There is no fee to attend this event but registration is required to accurately plan food amounts, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to attend. Métis women from all Vancouver Island communities are welcome to attend.
NIMA is offering travel reimbursements for NIMA members who live more than 70 kms north or west of Campbell River and wish to attend this event. Please contact Jackie at email@example.com for more information.
9:30am Doors Open – breakfast snacks and hot drinks provided
10:00am – Introduction, acknowledgements and smudge with Susan Landell
10:15am – Bannock with Linda Dumont (demonstration, then make your own bannock)
11:15am – Traditional Métis Women’s Roles with Joy Bremner
12:30pm – Lunch (free for registered attendees)
1:15pm – Women’s Programming Brainstorm with Jackie Lever
2:30pm – FitNation break with Melanie Archibald
2:35pm – Health Talk with Destinée Barrow
3:00pm – Drumming and Singing with Susan Landell