Mawiomi - Gathering at North Nova Education Centre
On October 28th, students and staff at North Nova Education Centre had the opportunity to observe and participate in a Mawiomi , a gathering and celebration with First Nations members of their school and local community. The Mawiomi highlighted traditional dance, drumming and song to celebrate Mi’kmaq culture. NNEC student, Chelsea Prosper, also spoke about the REDress display she created at the school in memory of missing and murdered aboriginal women.
You can learn more about the REDress campaign on their website.