Monday July 18, 2011
The Man Who Turned To Stone
Stó:lō Nation invite the community to share their culture July 20
Submitted by Rebecca Middleton, Stó:lō Nation
ome join the next event in the Cultural Celebration Series at the Stó:lō Resource Centre. Learn about the Man Turned to Stone: Sxwoxwiyam of T'xwelatse on Wednesday, July 20, from 5:00-7:00 pm.
Experience the swoxiyam - the legends of
Tx'welatse through story, film, song and dance!
Speaker T'xwelatse, Herb Joe, Sr.
Film of T'xwelatse, the first ancestor of the Ts'elxweyeqw (the Chilliwack people) and his return home to the Stó:lō
The Semoya Dancers performing the story of the birth and transformation of T'xwelatse to stone
Barbecued salmon and bannock
Everyone is welcome to this free event!
For more information, contact (call/text) Francine at 604-819-7040, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The SRC is located at 10-7201 Vedder Road, the big red building!
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