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Wellness Workshop - Blanket Exercise

A blanket exercise is a participatory history lesson that helps participants understand, respect and become part of the reconciliation between Indigenous and non-indigenous people.

The activity begins with blankets being arranged on the floor to represent Canada before the arrival of Europeans.  Participants representing Indigenous peoples move around on the blankets as if they are using and occupying the land. At the end of the exercise, only a few people remain on the blankets, which have been folded into small bundles and cover only a fraction of their original area. You can find more information at www.kairosblanketexercise.org .

Participants will need to remove their footwear so please wear socks

Course: 4304WS19
Location: Cardiff Hall
Date: Wed., May 29
Time: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fee: FREE
Register By: May 20

 

The personal information provided will be used for the purpose of registering you into a County program and is collected under the authority of Section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) Act. If you have any questions about the collection and use of this information, please contact the Sturgeon County Access and Privacy Coordinator at 9613 - 100 Street, Morinville, Alberta, T8R 1L9, (780) 939.4321 or foip@strugeoncounty.ca

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Refund and Cancellation PolicyRefund and Cancellation Policy

No refunds will be given, unless in the case of Sturgeon County cancelling a program. For medical emergencies, please provide a doctor’s note. Please advise about any cancellations in writing by email to programs@sturgeoncounty.ca or by note dropped off to the Community Services Office at 9610 – 100 Street, Morinville.

Transfers from one program to another may be considered if the request is made a minimum of two weeks prior to the program start date subject to the following conditions:

• There is availability in the program to which you are transferring;

• The cost of the program(s) is of equal or lesser value than the program you are wishing to transfer from; (Please note that if the program is of lessor value, there will be no refund of the differing amount.)

• Requests for transfers must be requested in writing via email to programs@sturgeoncounty.ca or in person at 9610 – 100 Street, Morinville.