Sunday, September 15, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

We Are All Treaty People Celebration

The We Are All Treaty People celebration, which is organized by MCC, the Society of Friends, Winnipeg and the Presbytery of Winnipeg, takes place annually at the Forks in September. MCC photo/Bethany Daman

Come out to build and celebrate relationships, and raise awareness around Treaty One!

  • 1 - 4 pm at the Forks on the field near the Provencher Bridge
  • At this year's event Lenard Monkman of CBC's Indigenous unit and co-founder of Red Rising Magazine will be our guest emcee
  • Featuring Tracy Bone, Christine Fellows, Warrior Women's Drum Circle and Treaty Commissioner
  • Free food, music, games, dancing and art
  • Craft vendors on site
  • Family activities include puppet making and crafts
  • Picnic blankets provided
  • Bring your own lawn chair 

Event sponsored by MCC Manitoba with assistance from Society of Friends, Winnipeg (Quakers), Anglican Church of Canada, Diocese of Rupert's Land, City of Winnipeg.

For more information contact Kerry Saner-Harvey at 204-925-1910 or kerrysanerharvey@mccmb.ca.

 

Clayton Sandy attended the We Are All Treaty People celebration and facilitated a closing Circle of Reconciliation..MCC photo/Bethany Daman

Read coverage from previous year's celebrations:

 

Celebrating the treaties - 2018

"We are all treaty people" - 2017

 

Download the event poster here!