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The Moccasin Identifier - Acton

Halton Hills Public Library - Acton Branch

17 River Street

Halton Hills, ON

In-person History & heritage Indigenous Kids Library Painting

Join Halton Hills Public Library to celebrate Indigenous heritage and culture, while creating a visual reminder to recognize and honour the past. The Moccasin Identifier advances Treaty and Indigenous awareness by helping you develop a greater understanding of Treaties and Indigenous relationships to the land. Using a Moccasin Identifier Education Kit participants will use stencils based on drawings of historical moccasins of the Anishanaabe, Huron-Wendat, Seneca and Cree to create temporary or permanent paintings of the moccasin designs grounding their learning through an art-based activity. This drop-in program is for all ages. Please come prepared to paint. Wednesday, September 29 is hosted outdoors on the Terrace Lawn. Wednesday, October 13 is hosted inside the Acton Branch. COVID-19 safety protocols are in place, including physical distancing and masks. Screening is required to enter the library. Visit our website to learn more. Programs are subject to cancellation due to inclement or extreme weather conditions.

Wed 29 Sep
9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Wed 13 Oct
9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

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This event is free.

Organized by

Halton Hills Public Library

For over a century the Halton Hills Public Library has provided space for people to create and collaborate. With branches in both Georgetown and Acton, it has become a main provider and presenter of arts and culture events in the community. For Culture Days this year, the Library will host a wide variety of activities for all age groups in various artistic disciplines. Please join us online or in branch to learn more about Culture Days at the Library, including the programs, venues, dates and times; as well as the arts and culture opportunities available in Halton Hills year-round. Plus, you can follow and engage with us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or YouTube for the latest updates. For more information on library programs, services, hours of operation and access to the online catalogue, please visit www.hhpl.on.ca.

This event is part of a hub:

Halton Hills Public Library

Town of Halton Hills Halton Hills, ON, ON

For over a century the Halton Hills Public Library has provided space for people to create and collaborate. With branches in both Georgetown and Acton, it has become a main provider and presenter of arts and culture events in the community....

Location

17 River Street

Halton Hills, ON

Event Contact

Halton Hills Public Library

askus@haltonhills.ca

9058732681

Language

English

Accessibility

This event is wheelchair accessible, and has gender-neutral washrooms.