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Join us Monday June 17th, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. EST to meet and chat with our guest speakers from Anishnawbe Health Toronto (AHT) – www.aht.ca. AHT”s mission is to improve the health and well being of Aboriginal People in spirit, mind, emotion and body by providing Traditional Healing within a multi-disciplinary health care model. The model of health…

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Kelly Anderson is a First Nations woman from Lac Seul First Nation in Northwestern Ontario. Kelly is also a former learner with Sioux Hudson Literacy Council who has overcome many struggles and obstacles in her life. Kelly is a very determined individual who continues to pursue many of her educational and personal goals in life….

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Maria Morrison is a member of the Big Grassy River First Nation in north-western Ontario. She has been employed by Ningwakwe Learning Press in Owen Sound since it began in 1996. As Publishing Manager, Maria is responsible for collecting ideas for new materials at the grassroots level. She writes proposals and works with the authors,…

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Join us Monday March 18th, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. EST to meet and chat with our guest speaker Ivy Tabobandung. Watch the video below to learn more about Ivy and her connection to the Good Learning Anywhere distance online learning program.  Ivy is truly an inspiration to all adults with goals of improving their skills….

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Join us Monday February 25th, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. EST to meet and chat with our guest speaker Scott Ward. Scott travels across North America entertaining youth and adults with his entertaining hypnosis shows.  Scott is both a certified teacher and career counsellor.  He is an educator with a background in drama and Native American…

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Join us Monday January 21st, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. EST to meet and chat with our guest speaker Annita McPhee. Annita McPhee is President of the Tahltan Central Council (TCC), the governing body of the 5,000-member Tahltan Nation located in Northwestern British Columbia’s Stikine Valley. Annita is a First Nations leader striving to balance economic…

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Join us December 17th at 10:30 a.m. EST to meet and chat with our guest speaker Shirley Cheechoo. Shirley Cheechoo is an award winning actress, writer, producer, director, and visual artist.  Her acclaimed short film “Silent Tears” was premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 1998. She was one of the founders of the Debajehmujig…

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Georgina Williams is a self-taught writer who lives in the Kenora area. She is also a recent recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for her inspiring autobiographical series. Georgina has faced many traumatic experiences in her life and she works hard each day to overcome the past. She has been able to overcome institutional violence, drugs, prostitution, accusations of attempted murder, depression, sexual and mental abuse. Her story is about inspiration, determination, perseverance and hope.

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Our first Sharing Circle for the 2012 Fall Session is coming up on Monday September 17th at 10:30 am EST!  Yeah! Come one, come all to meet our adventurous friend and colleague CLARA CORBIERE. Clara hails from M’chigeeng First Nation on Manitoulin Island.  She is the Adult Literacy Coordinator for her community.   Clara will…

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Adrian Nadjiwon has been drawing for as long as he can remember. As an artist from the Chippewas of Nawash Reserve on the Bruce Peninsula; an area carved out from the limestone bluffs of the Niagara Escarpment and surrounded by the blue water of Georgian Bay – Adrian’s talent appears to be a product of his environment. With training and experience in the fine arts, classical animation, graphic design and most recently, web design, Adrian has now mastered a wide variety of creative media.