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Greater Essex County District School Board
Building Tomorrow Together Every Learner, Every Day
FNMI March Break Program
NEWS RELEASE             
Greater Essex County District School Board 451 Park Street West, Windsor ON N9A 6K1
519-255- 3200
March 18, 2015
Contact: Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury
Phone: 519-255-3200 ext. 10224
Indigenous Leadership & Knowledge Keepers
- 3 day student workshop -
Thursday, March 19th will be the third and final day of a March Break program for First Nations, Metis and Inuit students of the GECDSB, organized in partnership with the University of Windsor and 4 Winds Steam (see
The students will be at F.W. Begley Public School from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. to enjoy 2 presentations. Irene Peters will discuss Midewin Lodge Ceremonies and Teachings and Will Hedgepeth, an entrepreneur and craftsman, will describe the history of artifact making and conduct a moccasin making workshop.
For more information contact Paula Hedgepeth @ 519-982-1357 or