Greater Essex County District School Board 451 Park Street West, Windsor ON N9A 6K1
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 31, 2018
Contact: Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury
Phone: 519-255-3200 ext. 10224
Honouring FNMI Students
- 3rd annual Powwow -
Traditional dancing, storytelling and crafts will highlight the annual Powwow to honour First Nations, Inuit and Metis students in Windsor and Essex County on Saturday, June 2nd at Kennedy Collegiate Institute in Windsor.
Some of the best dancers, singers and musicians in the region will perform during the celebration and there will be special opportunities for all dancers in regalia to compete for prizes.
Traditional games and crafts will also be offered along with 2 Learning Lodges, featuring 4 different topics, including oral teachings, Metis culture and history and Oneida and Ojibwe language.
The event is open to the public, beginning at 11:00 a.m. the Grand Entry takes place at 12:00 p.m.
For more information contact Tina DeCastro @ 519-255-3200 ext. 10235.