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Treaty 11-100 years': Tłı̨chǫ Community exhibit opening

When:
July 16th, 2021
Community:
Yellowknife
Location:
Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre

Join the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre for the opening of the new ‘Treaty 11 – 100 years’ exhibit, which commemorates the 100th anniversary of Chief Mǫwhì signing the treaty in 1921.

Highlights of the exhibit  the treaty medal from the Tłı̨chǫ region, a hand-sewn replica of a chief’s treaty jacket and pointed toe moccasins with quillwork.

This public event will include:
• Feeding of the Fire Ceremony (1:30 – 2 p.m)
• Speeches from Premier Caroline Cochrane, Chief of Behchokǫ̀ Clifford Daniels, and grandson of Mǫwhì, Jimmy Kodzin (2 – 3 p.m.)
• Tea and bannock and viewing of the exhibit (3 - 5 p.m.)

Can’t make the event? Don’t worry! You can see the exhibit at the PWNHC on Wednesdays to Sundays from 1 – 5 p.m.