Join us bi-monthly for a Maternal and Child Health groups where our goals will be to strengthen ties between the newest generation and the older ones. This includes engaging Elders in knowledge-passing with young children and families involving stories, food and connection to the land. Families with young children in the community of Skidegate have expressed interest in learning about our Haida ways in a group setting.
Stop by anytime between 11:00am-1:30pm when ever it works best for you and your family. Lunch will be avaialbe between 11-1pm.
Weekly Discussion Topics
September 14th COMPLETED Haida Ethic’s, Values and Laws – What they mean to you and your children
September 28th COMPLETED Haida Name – How did you receive your name, do you have one and how they are given?
October 12th COMPLETED Feiled Trip to CHN to see the Citisenship work by Delavina Lawrence-K'agan Jaad, Meet us at the CHN Office at 11:00am
October 26th COMPLETED Ancestry Lineage and Family Tree – Let’s create them to share with your child.
November 9th CANCELLED Clan’s and Crests of Skidegate – Who are the Chiefs and Matriarchs, what crests belong to which clans.
November 23rd Clan’s and Crests of Skidegate – Who are the Chiefs and Matriarchs, what crests belong to which clans.
December 14th Place names of where each clan originated from, Stories of the journey to Skidegate our home today.
January 11th Feasting and Potlaches - What they mean. Why we have them and how to parent children during them.
January 25th Art forms – Lets do art together, and why was it taken.
February 8th Traditional Gathering - Where, how, with who, who do I go to for guidance.
February 22nd Ceremony to celebrate and give thanks for this time together and planning for next steps