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FIRST PEOPLES' HOUSE HAS TEMPORARILY MOVED!

Please note that the First Peoples' House location has MOVED temporarily for renovations. You can find us at: 3641 University Street, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 2B3

Aboriginal

Ending Violence Against Indigenous Women

Fri, 2013-11-29 18:30
Thomson House : 3650 rue McTavish , 3650 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2
Price: $15.00
NWSM Fundraiser

Ending Violence Against Indigenous Women:

an Awareness-Raising Fundraiser for the Native Women's Shelter of Montreal (NWSM)

Friday, Nov.29th, 6:30 PM 

Thomson House Ballroom, 3650 rue McTavish 

$15 Tickets include performances by Moe Clark (our MC for the evening) and Odaya,

Dinner, Speakers and a Raffle!  

Contact Information

Contact: Jodi Proctor
Organization: Native Women's Shelter of Montreal
Email:
Source Site: /fph

12th Annual McGill Pow Wow

Fri, 2013-09-20 11:00 - 16:00
Lower Field, centre of Campus just inside the Roddick Gates : Lower Field, centre of Campus just inside the Roddick Gates
McGill's Pow Wow

First Peoples’ House invites the McGill community to join in the celebration for our 12th Annual Pow Wow on Friday, September 20th, 2013.

Catch the Grand Entry at 11:00am on the Lower Field underneath the big tent.  It will be a full day of traditional dancing and drumming.  You can also buy products from vendors and connect with Indigenous organizations. It is free and open to the public. 

Pow Wow schedule:

Contact Information

Contact: Dana-Marie Williams
Organization: First Peoples' House
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-3217
Source Site: /fph

Inequalities: First Nations Children

Wed, 2013-03-13 09:00 - 11:00
Room 232, Leacock Building

Cindy Blackstock is Executive Director of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada and is an Associate Professor at the University of Alberta.

A member of the Gitksan Nation, she has worked in the field of child and family services for over 20 years. An author of over 50 publications, her key interests include exploring, and addressing, the causes of disadvantage for Aboriginal children and families by promoting equitable and culturally based interventions.

Contact Information

Contact: Allan Vicaire
Organization: Social Equity and Diversity Education Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-3711
Source Site: /fph

Nadia Myre: The Scar Project Workshop

Wed, 2013-02-20 14:00 - 17:00
Wilson Hall : 3506 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2A7

This is the second event in a two-part series. Indigenous Access McGill and the First Peoples’ House are hosting Algonquin artist Nadia Myre for an artist talk on Wednesday, February 6 at 3 pm in the Wendy Patrick Room, Wilson Hall. Myre’s artwork is inspired by participant involvement as well as recurring themes of identity, language, longing and loss.

Myre returns for the Scar Project workshop on Wednesday, February 20 from 2-5 pm in the Wendy Patrick Room, Wilson Hall.

Source Site: /fph

Nadia Myre: Artist Talk

Wed, 2013-02-06 15:00 - 16:30
Wilson Hall : 3506 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2A7

Indigenous Access McGill and the First Peoples’ House are hosting Algonquin artist Nadia Myre for an artist talk on Wednesday, February 6 at 3 pm in the Wendy Patrick Room, Wilson Hall. Myre’s artwork is inspired by participant involvement as well as recurring themes of identity, language, longing and loss.

Myre returns for the Scar Project workshop on Wednesday, February 20 from 2-5 pm in the Wendy Patrick Room, Wilson Hall.

Source Site: /fph