Cambrian College Hosts 20th Annual Traditional Gathering
The Wabnode Institute and Cambrian Native Students’ Association are hosting the Traditional Gathering on Saturday, March 10 and Sunday, March 11, 2007, at the College’s Barrydowne campus. The theme of this year’s Pow Wow is Honouring Our Future Leaders.
The Traditional Gathering or Pow Wow, will take place in the College’s gymnasium on Saturday, March 10 from 12 noon until 10 p.m. and on Sunday, March 11 from 12 noon until 4 p.m. There will be a Grand Entry on Saturday at 12 noon and at 7 p.m. and on Sunday at 12 noon. The Pow Wow will feature singing and drumming, dancers in traditional regalia, vendor booths with Native arts and crafts, and a closing ceremony. An honour song for Cambrian College Aboriginal alumni will take place during each session.
There is no admission fee for the weekend-long Pow Wow. For further information about the youth conference and Pow Wow, please contact Rachel Lewis at (705) 566-8101, extension 7881, or Ann Frampton at (705) 566-8101, extension 7275.
Chairperson, Pow Wow Planning Committee
(705) 566-8101, extension 7275
Marketing and Institutional Relations
(705) 566-8101, extension 7587