Stoney Language and Culture
*First few weeks of class will be delivered online

  January 12, 2021 — March 16, 2021  | Tuesdays, 5:15 – 6:45 pm (10 weeks)

Program Fee: $285

Program Fee Member: $242.25

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Due to the current health & safety regulations, this class will transition to online delivery for at least the first few weeks of learning. Online classes will be delivered in a Zoom Meeting. A meeting link and password will be emailed to you in advance of the start of the sessions. Please download the Zoom Application from https://zoom.us/

 

Gain valuable perspective on the Bow Valley from local traditions that long pre-date the first contact with the settlers of Canada. Learn about the rich culture and history of the Stoney Nation and its people including the basics of Stoney language – from sounds and alphabet to words and short phrases, to the history and meaning behind many of the traditional ceremonies.

Instructor: Buddy Wesley, Stoney Nakoda Cultural Advisor and Tribal Historian

artsPlace's Indigenous Connections programs are generously supported by Priscilla and Robert Janes, Ken Hughes, and two anonymous donors.

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ONLINE TRANSITION INFO
This course is scheduled to be taught in person. It will transition to online instruction if health and safety measures prevent in-person class delivery. By registering, you acknowledge that the format of this course may be in-person, online, or a combination thereof. We will not be offering refunds for classes transitioned online.

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HEALTH & SAFETY

The health and safety of our patrons, staff and the community remain our top priority. As we all adjust to the COVID-19 pandemic, we want to ensure that we create a safe environment for everyone at artsPlace.

Please read the following guidelines for participating in artsPlace programs this winter.