Activities in Manigotagan

Contact Community Coordinators Reg Simard (204-791-7885 / reginaldsimard@gmail.com) and MJ McCarron (204-791-2797 / mjmc50@hotmail.com) for more information

Lake Winnipeg Water Walk August 6-8 ending in M.A.S.H. (Manigotagan, Aghaming, Seymourville and Hollow Water First Nation Communities)

 

Thursday August 7th

6:00PM at Seymourville Community Hall: Stories of the Lake  – An evening of storytelling

This is an evening to share stories of our past – a celebration of the special people and places from this part of the Lake .  Please bring pictures, artifacts and genealogies and anything else that might be interesting to share.  Check back for confirmation of time and location.

 

 

Friday, August 8

2:00 PM – Walkers will begin from last stop location, around 10km out of Manigotagan

4:00 PM – Meet on bridge heading in to Manigotagan, walk together as a large group to the closing ceremony location (TBD)

4:30 PM – Closing ceremony for the water, led by Katherine Morrisseau-Sinclair

6:00 PM – Traditional Potluck Feast and Entertainment   at Manigotogan Community Hall.  Silent Auction.

  • Fish and Wild Rice will be provided
  • Pot Luck dishes and desserts are welcome …
  • Cooks and Bakers – We can supply ingredients for bannock, fish and wild rice dishes but we will need cooks, bakers and help at the hall.  E-mail or text Reg if you can help and we will drop off supplies.

 

OUT OF TOWN WALKERS and Special Guests:

Camping and limited billeting is available along the lake.  Manigotagan is offering a few tipis for your use but you must reserve soon.  Please bring your own bedding. Contact MJ McCarron (204-791-2797 / mjmc50@hotmail.com) for more information.

 

Miigwetch to the McNish family for hosting the Morrisseau and Sinclair families!!!

 

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