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Riverside Chat with Moose Hide Margaret

Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre

1171 Front Street

Whitehorse, YT

In person History & heritage Indigenous Nature & outdoors Storytelling

Join Elder Margaret Douville, also known as Moose Hide Margaret, as she shares her story and chats about her journey tanning moose hides. We will gather outside along the banks of the Chu Nínkwän at the north end of the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre. Please bring a camp chair to sit and enjoy the story. There will be a limited capacity at this cultural presentation in order to maintain physical distance. ------ Participant Protocols for event: All recommendations have been made based on information from the Yukon Legislation, Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, and the Centre for Disease Control. As recommended, people should NOT attend the cultural presentation if they: - Have any flu-like symptoms; or - Have an underlying health condition. - Have traveled outside the Yukon, Nunavut, N.W.T or British Columbia in the last 14 days. Please remember to make no physical contact, such as handshakes, between the participants and the presenter. All participants should always adhere to the 2-arms length rule.

Sat 26 Sep
2:00 PM – 2:45 PM

This event is free.

Organized by

Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre

Situated on the banks of the Chu Nínkwän (Yukon River), the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre is a place where we celebrate the heritage and contemporary way of life of the Kwanlin Dün First Nation. As our ancestors did for thousands of years, we welcome visitors from near and afar to gather in our cultural home to share stories and experiences.

Location

1171 Front Street

Whitehorse, YT

The Riverside Chat with Moose Hide Margaret will take place along the Chu Nínkwän (Yukon River) at the north end of the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre. Please meet at the KDCC's Culture Cabins.

Event Contact

Courtney Wheelton

courtney@kdcc.ca

Language

English

Accessibility

This event is wheelchair accessible.