Family Days

Ideas of North Festival

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Free activities! Share the music and dance of the North with Sami, Atikamekw and Inuit visiting artists on this weekend of fun family workshops and performances. Discover fascinating vocal traditions, step along to traditional dances, and watch the artists perform in Saturday and Sunday noon-hour concerts.

Saturday, October 7:

10 am: Music workshop: Anna Näkkäläjärvi-Länsman / City room

11 am:  Dance workshop: Ayami / City room

12 pm – 1 :15 pm: Performance:  Sami traditional music and  Atikamekw Dance and drumming /  Glass Thorsteinson Staircase

2 pm:  Music workshop: Anna Näkkäläjärvi-Länsman / Canal Foyer

3 pm:  Dance workshop: Ayami / Canal Foyer

Sunday, October 8:

10 am:  Music & Dance workshop: Nunavut Sivuniksavut students / City room

11 am:  Music & Dance workshop: Nunavut Sivuniksavut students (repeat from 10am) / City room

12 pm: Performance: Nunavut Sivuniksavut students /  Glass Thorsteinson Staircase