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Jiimaan: A Canoe for this Land

Join us in celebrating the traditional knowledge of canoe building! Chuck Commanda will be working publicly in the museum’s “Preserving Skills Gallery” from September 18 to October 2. By visiting the museum, you can witness the construction of a 16-foot Gitigan Ziibi-style birch bark canoe.

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Earlier Event: September 16
Chapters Canoe FUNdraiser
Later Event: September 23
Family Paddling Day