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Culture Days will return September 20 – October 13, 2024.

The National Day of Truth and Reconciliation with Shingwauk Kinoomaage Gamig and ITO


Indigenous Truth and Reconciliation
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Shingwauk Kinoomaage Gamig

1491 Queen Street East

Baawaating (Sault Ste. Marie), ON



Offered in English.


Indigenous Tourism Ontario & Shingwauk Kinoomaage Gamig (SKG) are pleased to invite you to our Truth & Reconciliation event and activities at SKG’s campus in Baawaating (aka: Sault Ste Marie) on September 29th & 30th, 2023.

Event include Leading for Excellence Workshop, Shingwauk Residential School Tour, Blanket Exercise, Truth Walk at the Shingwauk Residential School Centre and Algoma University, Residential School Survivor Panel, 2nd Generation Survivors Panel, Moccasin Workshop, Medicine Pouch Workshop and Performance: Healing Song, Jingle Dress Healing Dance.

For more information and to register for events please visit the links below.



Shingwauk Kinoomaage Gamig & Indigenous Tourism Ontario

Shingwauk Kinoomaage Gamig

Shingwauk Kinoomaage Gamig – SKG Teaching Lodge is an Anishinaabe post-secondary institute that preserves the integrity of Anishinaabe knowledge and understanding. SKG strives to educate the present and future generations in a positive, cooperative and respectful environment. SKG aims at providing and developing academic programs, workshops and seminars which reflect the Anishinaabe worldview, distinguished by Anishinaabe ways of learning and knowing. Founded based on a vision of the Ojibwe Chief Shingwaukonse’ibun, to create a Teaching Wigwam with an overall goal of providing cross cultural education in Anishinaabe studies. SKG is one of nine Indigenous institutes of higher learning that are legally recognized and home to the National Chief’s Library. Shingwauk Kinoomaage Gamig is a teaching and research centre of excellence in Anishinaabe education.

Indigenous Tourism Ontario

Indigenous Tourism Ontario (ITO) is the province’s first and only dedicated Indigenous tourism organization that focuses on uniting communities, Indigenous organizations and industry leaders to support the growth of Indigenous tourism in Ontario.


Lindsey Ackland (Manager Marketing and Communication at Shingwauk Kinoomaage Gamig)

This event is part of a hub:

Sault Ste. Marie Cultural Corridor Hub

Art Gallery of Algoma City of Sault Ste. Marie, ON

Join local organizations across Sault Ste. Marie as we celebrate Ontario Culture Days 2023. Various events will be offered throughout the duration of the festival from September 22nd to October 15th and will highlight the diverse arts, cult...