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Activist Communique: Strawberry Ceremony and 3rd Vigil for Missing/Murdered Aboriginal Women's and Girls at Six Nations

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Activist Communique: Strawberry Ceremony and 3rd Vigil for Missing/Murdered Aboriginal Womens and Girls at Six Nations

 The Deets:

Thursday February 14, 2014

5:15 pm – 6:00 pm start

659 New Credit Road Community Centre

Intersection of Queen and Main

 Hagersville

 The Call Out:

Fwd: 5:15- 6:00pm: KING AND MAIN, HAGERSVILLE
Memorial Vigil for Missing and Murdered 
Aboriginal Girls and Women 
(Bring your own signs and some available, your
hand drum or shaker, your voice)

6:15 - 7:15pm  New Credit Community Hall, 659 New Credit Road
Mississaugas of New Credit First Nation
(From Townlin/Indian Line going towards
Hagersville, Turn Left on New Credit Road. From
Six Nation, Onondaga Road turns into New Credit 
Road. From #6 Highway, travel West down First
Line turn right on New Credit Road)

Strawberry Ceremony to honour the spirits
of Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women
(Prayers for protection of our young girls and
women in their journey) 

Speakers 
(Teachings n the Strawberry: The strawberry is 
called deh, meaning heart berry and symbolizes
love)
Key Speakers: Wonda Jamieson, Aileen Joseph, 

Singers:
Manitou Mkwa Singers
Singer Lacey Hill 

Information booths
Tommi Hill, HIV Coordinator
Jen MtPleasant, Haudonoshaunee and Anishnaabe
Missing and Murdered Men

Fundraising: Selling Strawberry Dipped Chocolates in decorated 
boxes... 6 strawberries for $5.00
Decorated Cupcakes .......50 each
Decorated Cookies ......... 50 each
(Dollars used for education and awareness 
rental or honouraria or travel to the families of 
Missing and Murdered to Ottawa or assist with
expenses for trial/court.

For more information contact Valarie King 519 802 7015 or email dancingmoonca@yahoo.ca

Brantford Laurier Women's class students will also be assisting to organize this event.

 

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