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Documentary Film Screening: s-yéwyáw: Awaken

April 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

Ecko Aleck of the Nlaka’pamux Nation (Lytton, BC,) Alfonso Salinas of the shíshálh Nation (Sunshine Coast, BC,) and Charlene SanJenko of Splatsin of the Secwépemc Nation (Shuswap, BC,) are learning and documenting the traditional cultural teachings and legacies of their Elders, including the impacts of genocide resulting from Canada’s Indian Residential School (IRS) system. Infused by Indigenous ceremony, s-yéwyáw: Awaken walks alongside the process of intergenerational healing.
Alfonso Salinas, Charlene Sanjenko, and director Liz Marshall will attend the screening for Q&A.
Free but space is limited. Register online or contact the Library.

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Date:
April 24
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://gibsonslibrary.ca/event/documentary-film-screening-s-yewyaw-awaken/

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Gibsons & District Public Library
470 Fletcher Rd S
Gibsons, BC V0N 1V0 Canada
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