Archive of posts tagged "indigenous"

The Spirit of Ogopogo in the Okanagan


Thursday, May 31st, 2018 — 9:30am PDT
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Thanks to Jordan Coble from the Sncewips Heritage Museum and Westbank First Nation in West Kelowna, I now know two things: Ogopogo is much more than a cartoon rendering, and Ogopogo (n’ha-a-itk) is all around the Okanagan.

How To Explore an Ancient Village with Kiixin Tours


Thursday, May 24th, 2018 — 9:00am PDT
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Abandoned for centuries, surveyed in 1984, and now open for exclusive tours with the Huu-ay-aht First Nations, the ancient capital village site of Kiixin is a remarkable place to behold. Located on the west coast of Vancouver Island near Bamfield you can visit it with Kiixin Tours.

Getting to Know the Forests of the Sunshine Coast


Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 — 9:10am PDT
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Getting to Know the Forests of the Sunshine Coast with Talaysay Tours. Read a preview of my adventures with Candace Campo and ZenSeekers, when she toured me around Porpoise Bay Provincial Park in Sechelt.

Sheldon Elter’s Métis Mutt: Win Tickets


Friday, April 13th, 2018 — 1:47pm PDT
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Métis actor, writer, stand-up comic, musician and director Sheldon Elter’s Métis Mutt will be presented at the Firehall Arts Centre from April 25 to May 5, 2018. Enter to win a pair of tickets to opening night on April 25th from Miss604.

MOA Presents Culture at the Centre: Win Passes


Wednesday, March 7th, 2018 — 9:23am PDT
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The Museum of Anthropology presents first-ever collaboration between six First Nations communities with the illuminating new exhibition Culture at the Centre. On display March 18, 2018 to October 8, 2018, you can enter to win a family 4-pack of tickets from Miss604.

Legends of Vancouver Tour: Self-Guided Walking Tour or Virtual Experience


Tuesday, February 6th, 2018 — 8:00am PDT
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The Legends of Vancouver tour is based on sites mentioned in E. Pauline Johnson (Takehionwake)’s book Legends of Vancouver. The tour visits some of the sites of those legends, and examines places of sacred meaning to local First Nations.