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The Land You Came From, The Land You Are On
January 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Meet at The Bentway Skate Trail near the Skate Rentals, where you’ll travel as a group to Fort York National Historic Site. This workshop takes place both outdoors at a firepit and indoors.
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Gather around the fire for an evening of storytelling, knowledge sharing, and community warmth. Guided by the Talking Treaties Collective, this creative workshop invites newcomers to Tkaronto to learn first-hand knowledge of the history of this land and the people who cared for it, while also sharing their own stories and journey. This active workshop will happen around a warming firepit at Fort York National Historic Site, allowing for a deeper connection to nature and to each other.
Dress warmly because this workshop takes place both outdoors and indoors. Warm drinks and light refreshments will be provided.
What to expect:
- While all of the programming at The Bentway is open to the public and free to intend, this event is intended for individuals who self-identify as a newcomer.
- A creative workshop, with an emphasis on storytelling and group activities
- A portion of this workshop will take place outdoors.
- There is approximately 10 minutes of walking to the firepit at Fort York.
- Light refreshments will be offered to workshop participants.
The Bentway is committed to supporting the full participation of all attendees. Please contact [email protected] with any questions or access needs prior to the event.