Plans Underway for 50th Anniversary Celebration of Together Today for our Children Tomorrow
Throughout the week, the community can stop by to explore exhibits from the CYFN’s extensive archives collections that will be located throughout the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre.
Guests can participate in a variety of programming and activities offered daily throughout celebration week, including:
- Community Art Project led by a Yukon First Nations artist
- Workshops led by Yukon First Nations Artists and Knowledge-Keepers
A daily Speaker Series will be offered featuring a panel of Yukon First Nations leaders, trailblazers and emerging leaders speaking on various topics related to Together Today for our Children Tomorrow.
Cultural Performances and Activities:
Activities and performances that celebrate Yukon First Nations culture will be offered each day of celebration week, including:
- Performing artists
- Cultural performances
- Language learning
- Film screenings
- Hand games tournament
A series of celebrations are planned throughout the week, including:
- Gala night performance
- Potlatch night
- Community feast and dance
Art Market and Trade Show:
During the week, an art market to showcase items for sale created by Yukon First Nations artists. In addition, a trade show of Yukon First Nation organizations and businesses will be assembled to provide information about opportunities for Yukon First Nations to engage and participate.