Raising Our Voices Language Conference

Sweetgrass First Nations Language Council Inc.
“Raising Our Voices” Bi-Annual Language Conference

In Partnership with Woodland Cultural Centre and Tsi Tyonnheht Onkwawenna Language and Cultural Centre (Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory):

“Rekindling our Fires”

Travelodge Hotel
11 Bay Bridge Road, Belleville, Ontario K8P 3P6
October 25 & 26, 2013

This bi-annual language conference is a partnership between the Sweetgrass Language Council Inc. and the Woodland Cultural Centre. This conference which is held over two days hopes to revitalize the languages in Ontario to ensure their vitality within First Nations communities. The conference program includes two to three keynote speakers who have made significant contributions to the advancement of First Nations languages as well a number of concurrent workshops are held over the two days sharing best practices and resources for language learners, teachers and fluent speakers. In conjunction with the conference programme, a special Dinner and Awards ceremony is also held.


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