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EARTH LODGE PRESENTS: Anishinaabemowin for Youth

Treaty 2 Territory- “Once you learn your language, you really understand the Anishinaabe world view, Unknowingly, you will start to look at the world differently.” Language, given to us by the Creator, brings sacred law and sacred teachings. Through our language we have a sacred understanding of who we are as a people. We are …

June 8, 2021

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EARTH LODGE PRESENTS: Anishinaabemowin for Youth

Treaty 2 Territory- “Once you learn your language, you really understand the Anishinaabe world view, Unknowingly, you will start to look at the world differently.” Language, given to us by the Creator, brings sacred law and sacred teachings. Through our language we have a sacred understanding of who we are as a people. We are …

June 4, 2021

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National Indigenous History Month – National Indigenous Peoples Day June 21st

Treaty 2 Territory- In June, Canadians celebrate ‘National Indigenous History Month’ to honour the history, heritage and diversity of Indigenous peoples in Canada. It is an opportunity to learn about, appreciate and acknowledge the historical contributions that our people had in shaping Canada. It’s also an opportunity to celebrate on National

May 26, 2021

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Waabigwan Giizis: Flower Moon – Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Few full moons are quite as beautiful as the Flower Moon.  During ‘Flower Moon’, the fifth moon of creation, the flowers and medicines are given life and spirit and begin to bloom.  The earth reveals all its colours, textures, and shapes that reminds us of the sacredness of life and our need to protect all …

May 18, 2021

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The Three Sisters: Corn, Beans and Squash

The Three Sisters Garden The ‘Three Sisters Garden’ is the tradition of planting of corn, beans and squash together, three plants that prevent weeds and pests, enrich the soil, and support each other. Treaty 2 Territory – Instead of today’s single rows of a single vegetable, this method of interplanting introduced biodiversity, which does many

May 7, 2021

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Earth Lodge Presents: Traditional Knowledge Keeper Robert Maytwayashing

Treaty 2 Territory – April 30, 2021 Earth Lodge invited Traditional Knowledge Keeper Robert Maytwayashing to speak to our staff of First Nation Treaty 2 Territory on Governance in Anishinaabemowin. Robert shared his experience growing up being part of the land activities and later in his adult life participating in the Indian Act Chief & …

May 2, 2021

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Earth Lodge Guest: Isaac Murdoch on Lighting The 8th Fire

Treaty 2 Territory – April 21, 2001 Earth Lodge once again invited Traditional Knowledge Keeper Isaak Murdoch, Anishinaabe from Serpent River First Nation to pick up where he has left off talking about the Anishinaabe relations with Aki (Earth). From our last discussions with Earth Lodge Keeper White Spotted Horse, Isaac spoke about the Anishinaabek

April 26, 2021

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FNT2T Life Long Learning: Education at Home

Treaty 2 Territory – Good Day! We hope that everyone is safe and well. Recently, I saw a quote that said: “In one school year, children spend around 900 hours at school and 7800 hours at home so which teacher should be more accountable?” A relation of mine responded to this by saying she couldn’t …

April 26, 2021

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Earth Lodge News: FNT2T Knowledge Council Adopts Resolutions

Treaty 2 Territory – April 14, 2021 – MS Teams. Earth Lodge updated FNT2T Knowledge Council on Earth Lodge 2021 Workplan. Two Motions was presented and Adopted: Motion: 2021-04-14-002 – Accreditation, Peacemaking Program To accredit the Peacemaking training program at the Earth Lodge that includes the Onankonehkawin (Law) and the Peacemaking

April 20, 2021

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