We are delighted to announce, our 10th Anniversary Orange Shirt Day celebration for National Day for Truth & Reconciliation will be spread over four epic days creating awareness with many memorable events.
Kicking off Wednesday, September 27th with an awareness ride from St. Joseph’s Mission to the Orange Shirt Society office (2661 Indian Drive) where we will finish with snacks, refreshments, and story telling.
Thursday, September 28th we will be at the Williams Lake Stampede Grounds hosting SD27 students with awareness activities, speeches, presentations, and more.
Friday, September 29th again at the Williams Lake Stampede Grounds with many activities, truth telling, and presentations. Friday will also have culinary and artisan vendors as well as wagon rides.
Saturday, September 30th again at the Williams Lake Stampede Grounds with many activities, truth telling, and presentations. Saturday will also host the exciting Indian Relay Races as well as have culinary and artisan vendors and wagon rides.
There will be some offsite activities, such as museum archives, quilts for survivors, and witness blanket, with time and location to be determined.
As there will be many activities and multiple locations, keep an eye on our website and social media for a full schedule of events.