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Survivors’ Stories of the Alberni Indian Residential School

October 12 @ 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Free

The new Canadian History Hall features the stories of a group of Survivors of the Alberni Indian Residential School whose childhood art was discovered as part a gift of artworks to the University of Victoria and returned to them as part of the work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

On October 12, join us as we welcome these Survivors as our special guests and come hear their stories. Dr. Andrea Walsh from the University of Victoria will discuss the repatriation project that brought them together, and the group will discuss their ongoing reconciliation and education work.

Free event
Recommended Audience: Youth ages 16+ and adults
For more information: http://www.historymuseum.ca/event/survivors-stories/

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Details

Date:
October 12
Time:
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http:// http://www.historymuseum.ca/event/survivors-stories/

Organizer

Canadian Museum of History
Phone:
819-776-7000
Email:
information@historymuseum.ca.
Website:
historymuseum.ca

Venue

Canadian Museum of History
100 Laurier Street
Gatineau, K1A0M8
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Phone:
819-776-7000
Website:
historymuseum.ca