Planting our Seeds with Grandmothers Voice - Episode 1

Oakville, ON

Digital History & heritage Indigenous Storytelling

To learn more about this land's treaty history and celebrate the active agreements these treaties seek to protect, the Town of Oakville sought guidance from local Indigenous leaders, including Grandmothers Voice. The result is a series of eight (8) free public conversations about practical directions and best practices relating to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action. Planting our Seeds program themes include: Land and Treaty Acknowledgement. Examining the current state of urban Indigenous members of the community. Community discussion around the Truth and Reconciliation Calls to Action. The resurgence of Indigenous voice, resiliency and culture. Seeking reciprocity, community accountability and responsibility.

This event runs the duration of Culture Days.

This event is free.

Organized by

Town of Oakville

A vibrant and impressive community within the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), the Town of Oakville is a beautiful lakeside town with a strong heritage, preserved and celebrated by residents and visitors alike. Founded in 1857, this striking town has become one of the most coveted residential and business centres in Ontario. This thriving municipality of about 215,000 residents provides all the advantages of a well-serviced urban centre, while also maintaining its small-town ambiance. Ideally located in a beautiful natural setting, Oakville offers first-rate facilities and amenities.

Location

Oakville Town Hall

Oakville, ON

Event Contact

Town Of Oakville

culturedays@oakville.ca

Language

English