Traditional Dance Teachings Huychqa to Ray Peter from Cowichan Tribe who shared his teachings of traditional dance with the KL family on February 2 in Halalt, and February 9 in Snuneymuxw. It is an honour to listen to his stories, lessons and songs. Traditional Dance teachings are offered as part of our 4 Seasons program for youth in care. For more about this program click here.
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Traditional Drum Making Please join our facilitator Jorge Lewis from Snuneymuxw First Nation to learn about and create a drum. Session #1 Date: February 16, 2016: 5pm – 8:00pm Where: KL Mini Bighouse, 544 Centre Street Session #2 Date: February 23, 2016: 5:00pm – 8:00pm Where: Halalt Community Hall, Chemainus Road By the end of the sessions, our goals for each KL youth are: 1. Participate in the making of a traditional drum 2. Receive teachings surrounding care and use of a drum 3. Understand the traditional significance of drums and songs to indigenous people 4S Cultural Programs are available to each youth in care of Kwumut Lelum. Youth must be supervised at all times by a caregiver or an adult approved by each child’s Guardian. A light dinner will be provided at each session. Only 20 spots available- workshop FULL. Call 250-591-0933 to be added to the waitlist. - - - - - Drum Circles Friday, January 22 Friday, February 5 Friday, February 19 Friday, March 4 Friday, March 18 At Kwumut Lelum from 6:30-8pm Everyone welcome! Drums provided.