OMFRC-Newsletter-Summer 2017

In This Issue:
Welcome Newest Member of Painted Feather Woodland Metis Community! – Video: Sky World – By Bear Fox performed by Teio Swathe – How To Grow An Endless Supply of Blueberries – Video: Hide Tanning The Woods Cree Way – I Am Indigenous Interactive Presentation – The People : A Short Film by Indigenous Filmmakers – Burdock the super plant: It’s a food and a medicine – “I Will Not Be Quiet: Aboriginal Woman’s Powerful Poem Becomes Internet Sensation – Smoked Salmon Candy – How to Straighten and Trim Feathers : Craft Tutorial – On The Blog: Etienne Pigarouiche: The Final Chapter – History Corner: Canadian Explorere Alexander Mackenzie’s Remarkable Metis Guide – Painted Feather Woodland Metis Community Art – Letter: I am not Canadian, I am Anishinaabe – Painted Feather Woodland Community Member Recognized with Award: Elliot Lake’s Senior of the Year awarded – The Secret Legacy of the Man who caught Louis Riel – Why Did It Take So Long for Residential School Claims to Come To Court? The Excrutiatingly Gradual Civilization of Canada’s Legal System – How a Smallpox Epidemic Forged Modern British Columbia – Being and becoming Metis and Muslim – Being and Becoming Metis and Muslim (Part 2) – Removal of 140-year-old tree highlights Metis history in Edmonton Neighbourhood