New Place of Learning about Indigenous heritage proposed for New Westminster – The Record

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New Place of Learning about Indigenous heritage proposed for New Westminster – The Record

by ahnationtalk on December 4, 202030 Views

The Musqueam Indian Band and Fraser River Discovery Centre Society team up to address the historic, cultural and contemporary aspects of the Fraser River from First Nations perspective.

The Musqueam Indian Band and Fraser River Discovery Centre Society are teaming up on a long-term project that aims to address the historic, cultural and contemporary aspects of the Fraser River from a First Nations perspective.

The Musqueam Indian Band and the society have announced a plan to develop a Place of Learning about the Indigenous heritage and teachings of the Fraser River.

“The xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) People are traditional hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ speaking Peoples who have been here as long as there has been land to live upon,” Musqueam Indian Band Coun. Nolan Charles said in a news release. “The concept of xʷtatəl̕ləm (a place of learning) related to the history of the stal̕əw̓ (river) is consistent with our approach to learning and being sʔi:w̓əsənəq (instructors) by qʷi:l̕qʷəl̕ ʔə kʷθə snəw̓eyəɬ ct, (sharing information about our teachings) with all of those in the community of our traditional territory. This is captured in our concept of nə́c̓aʔmat ct (we are all one).”

Read More: https://www.newwestrecord.ca/in-the-community/new-place-of-learning-about-indigenous-heritage-proposed-for-new-westminster-3153433

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