Metis Red River Cart Workshop Photo: George Fayant

Metis Red River Cart Workshop

Swift Current, Saskatchewan

Indigenous — Hands-On Activity

Discover the history, construction and design of the Red River cart with George Fayant, Metis cart builder from Regina. George demonstrates how a cart is taken apart while discussing the heritage and culture of the carts and the complex technology involved in its construction. Audience members are invited to put the cart back together and 'freight' someone around in it.

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This activity is in English.
This activity is wheelchair accessible.
Keywords: Youth/Teens, Kids, Family Friendly, Antique, All Ages

When

Fri 29 Sep No events scheduled.
Sat 30 Sep 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Sun 01 Oct No events scheduled.

Where

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44 Robert St West
Swift Current, Saskatchewan

Building

Swift Current Museum

Directions

Located on the North Service Road west across from the Co-op gas bar

Organizer

Art Gallery of Swift Current

Art Gallery of Swift Current is a not for profit, public art gallery offing exhibitions of professionally produced regional, provincial, and national visual and media artwork. This gallery offers art interpretation services, including guided groups tours. Informative text materials and exhibition related publications are produced and provided for the public. Admission is free and everyone is welcome. We are dedicated to displaying the work of local and regional artists within our main gallery and satellite locations throughout the city.

Activity Contact

Barb Parchman
b[dot]parchman[at]swiftcurrent[dot]ca
306-778-2736
Website

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