Wagmatcook Lecture Series – Feb. 28th

Wagmatcook Lecture Series
Friday, February 28th, 2014 (Lectures start at 10:30am sharp – please be seated prior to this time).
Location: Wagmatcook Culture & Heritage Centre (Great Hall)
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Lecture 1: Albert Marshall with the video “Did Eels change the course of History?”
Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm
Eskasoni Elder Albert Marshall will join us to tell us the story of how Eels helped the French at Fortress Louisbourg survive during difficult times in the 1700’s and how this story could’ve changed history if things happened differently.

Lecture 2: Official Video Launch for “Unama’ki Mi’kmaw Basket Making”
Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Project Manager Marie Battiste, along with Nin’ewey Video Productions owner Barry Bernard welcome you to join them on the revision of a 20 year old video project on Mi’kmaw basket making and it’s significance to the Mi’kmaw people and the importance of keeping this very important cultural tradition alive.
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Wagmatcook Centre – VIDEO LAUNCH – Mi’kmaw Basket Making (Feb 28 2014)

Please inquire for further details should you have any questions. We hope you can join us and we look forward to any groups (schools, organizations, etc) that would like to register ahead of time. For more information, please contact Robert Bernard, Lecture Coordinator at the contact information located below for your convenience!

Wela’lin, Robert Bernard, Wagmatcook Culture & Heritage Centre
Community & Business Support Services
10765 Hwy 105, PO Box 30029 Wagmatcook, Nova Scotia, BOE 3NO
902-295-2999 (Main) / 902-295-2424 (Direct)/902-295-3306 (Fax)
rbernard@wagmatcook.com / http://www.wagmatcookcentre.com

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