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Join Dallas as he shares basic history and culture of the Six Nations through Traditional Games.

What to expect:

  • Participants will learn about who the Six Nations are, traditional territories, migrations, about the Law of Peace and the beginning of a meaningful partnership between the Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga, Seneca and Tuscarora in the formation of the Six Nations Confederacy. Students will also learn about family and social structure, as well as some traditional teachings and stories.
  • Participate in numerous games including Bone & Toggle, an adaptation of the Peach Pit game and Lacrosse.
  • Onkwehonwe Games aims to build relationships and inspire respect for all indigenous peoples by sharing baseline history and culture of the Six Nations people through traditional games.  We understand that everything is interconnected and use games to teach and discuss geography and land, our creation story, language and traditional understandings of health, lifestyle and connection to nature.

Date: November 10th, 2022

Time: 3pm-5pm

Cost: Free

Location: Check into the park office for location

Register: Please email [email protected] limited spots available.

 

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