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January 2020

na’ʔk’ʷulamən (what we do) Workshops: Storytelling: The Four Food Chiefs

January 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Join local storytellers on a journey of the Four Food Chiefs. These programs are led by Knowledge Carriers and Elders of the syilx Nation. Winter is a time for storytelling. Immerse yourself in the captikʷɬ of the Four Food Chiefs. This program is great for…

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February 2020

Learning a Language: nsyilxcən for Everyone

February 4 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

A beginners language course. These programs are led by Knowledge Carriers and Elders of the syilx Nation. Would you like to greet students or visitors in nsyilxcən? Would you like to master some basic vocabulary, and gain a deeper understanding of syilx culture and connection…

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na’ʔk’ʷulamən (what we do) Workshops: Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians but Were Afraid to Ask

February 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

A place for discussion on current First Nations topics. These programs are led by Knowledge Carriers and Elders of the syilx Nation. Do you guys want your land back? What does reconciliation mean? This discussion workshop is a space for everyone who is on a journey…

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Hockey: A Family Program

February 17 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Skate on down to the museum with the whole family. Explore the feature exhibition “Hockey: More Than Just a Game”, design a hockey jersey and score big on the scavenger hunt. A museum hat trick! By donation For more information, please contact: Jen at 250.868.4836…

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Kelowna Homeschooler School Level Heritage Fair 2019-20

February 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Join us for a school level Heritage Fair for homeschoolers (grades 4-10) at the Okanagan Heritage Museum in Kelowna. Find some inspiration on how to get started at www.bcheritagefairs.ca. Click here to for all the details and to register. Registration deadline is January 20, 2020…

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Hockey: A Family Program

February 21 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on February 21,2020 at 10:00am

Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Skate on down to the museum with the whole family. Explore the feature exhibition “Hockey: More Than Just a Game”, design a hockey jersey and score big on the scavenger hunt. A museum hat trick! By donation For more information, please contact: Jen at 250.868.4836…

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na’ʔk’ʷulamən (what we do) Workshops: Making Herbal Balms

February 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Create your own balm with Okanagan inspired oils. These programs are led by Knowledge Carriers and Elders of the syilx Nation. Explore the world of ethnobotany from the syilx perspective. Using hand-made infusion oils and cultivated ingredients, make a herbal balm to take home. $15…

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March 2020

na’ʔk’ʷulamən (what we do) Workshops: Wild Tea Blends

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Make your own tea blend inspired by Okanagan plants. These programs are led by Knowledge Carriers and Elders of the syilx Nation. Explore and sample wild local plants and their properties. Using selected wild and cultivated ingredients, make your own tea blend to take home.…

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na’ʔk’ʷulamən (what we do) Workshops: syilx Traditional Plant Use Walking Tour

March 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada V1Y 1Z8 Canada

An outdoor tour looking at Okanagan plants and their properties. These programs are led by Knowledge Carriers and Elders of the syilx Nation. Stroll to the Rotary Marsh with syilx knowledge carriers as they teach about traditional plant use in the Okanagan. This tour includes…

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April 2020

Learning a Language: nsyilxcən for Everyone

April 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

A beginners language course. These programs are led by Knowledge Carriers and Elders of the syilx Nation. Would you like to greet students or visitors in nsyilxcən? Would you like to master some basic vocabulary, and gain a deeper understanding of syilx culture and connection…

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