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Squamish Weaving with Chex̱imiya

Sunday June 26 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Cheximiya, a woman with a woven blanket on her shoulders, hands held up.

Drop-in / All ages

Watch, learn, and weave with celebrated artist Chex̱imiya who combines modern techniques with the ancient Sḵwx̱wú7mesh art of weaving.

Join us at 2 pm at the Cove Commons and participate in creating a unique wool weaving that will remain on display at the Library.


This event is part of the series Knowing Our Place Celebrates National Indigenous Peoples Day. See our other events in this series here.

Knowing Our Place is an initiative brought to you by the Bowen Island Library, the Hearth Gallery, and Pauline Le Bel. The aim is to learn our true history with Indigenous peoples and to foster mutually-enhancing relationships. This series is funded by the Government of Canada.

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Date:
Sunday June 26
Time:
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Venue

Bowen Island Library – Annex
430 Bowen Trunk Rd.
Bowen Island, BC V0N1G0 Canada
Phone:
6049479788