Participate in the Blanket Exercise

Explore the 500 year relationship between indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples through an experiential activity and conversation.

Wednesday, January 27, 2016   from 1:30 to 3:30pm
Queen’s House of Retreat & Renewal Centre
601 Taylor St. W., Saskatoon, SK

If you are planning to attend, please contact us at director@ccforum.ca  by January 26 so we can have a good estimate of participant numbers.

Optional Conversation to follow:
Theology and Culture from 3:45 – 4:45pm
Building on the Blanket Exercise and other experiences, an opportunity to reflect on how culture shapes theology as people of faith relate across cultural differences.

Blanket Exercise facilitators:  Julie Graham and Dory Cook.  The Blanket Exercise was
developed by the Aboriginal Rights Coalition (ARC), one of ten ecumenical coalitions the churches brought together to form KAIROS in 2001.
Sponsored by Canadian Churches Forum www.ccforum.ca

This opportunity, open to the wider public, is a part of the week long program, “Engage Difference! Deepening Understanding for Intercultural Ministry”  www.ccforum.ca/DUIM   Can’t make it to this event?  To bring the Blanket Exercise to your community, contact Saskatchewan Conference Mission and Education staff Julie Graham at jgraham@skconf.ca

For a poster for this event, please click here .

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