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Cultural Group

Oshkiniikidjig Miikanens

This is a youth-driven group designed to provide all youth ages 12 - 18 with traditional Anishnabek programming. Participants learn about community resources, land-based treatments, and cultural practices to support youth healing and connection. Weekly meetings may consist of hosting guest speakers such as Aboriginal elders, having a cultural movie night, engaging in traditional cultural practices such as beading, or attending community events such as Lakehead University’s pow wow.

Please click here for the February 2019 events calendar.

Group meetings are held weekly and transportation is provided. Referrals are accepted internally through Children’s Centre Thunder Bay, or through U-TURN. For more information, please contact Children's Centre Thunder Bay at 807-343-5000.