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Friday, March 25, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
This series of online workshops from the Arboretum will offer an introduction to Anishinaabe culture, science, language and knowledge. The Anishinabek are the Indigenous peoples of the Great Lakes region.
Workshop 1- Akinoomaagewin, A Brief Introduction to Anishinaabe Science and Education
In this workshop an explanation of what Anishinaabe science will be discussed, and how this is different from Western science. But by focusing on the strengths of each type of science, various scientific disciplines can be informed. The conversation will flow naturally into a discussion of Anishinaabe education.
Fee: $10 (plus HST) per person, per 1 hour session.
Proceeds from this program will go towards Indigenous-led initiatives at The Arboretum.