Survivors’ Stories of the Alberni Indian Residential SchoolDate/Time
Date(s) - Thursday, October 12
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Canadian Museum of History
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.
Recommended Audience: Youth ages 16+ and adults
For more information: http://www.historymuseum.ca/event/survivors-stories/
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