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Aboriginal Awareness Week

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Jennifer Wile, Jayne Wenlock and Grandma Agnes make medicine pouches during Aboriginal Awareness Week on March 7. Aboriginal Awareness Week takes place March 5-9. This week aims to celebrate the unique cultures of Aboriginal people. The First Nation Student Association hosts this annual event. The week began on Monday with opening ceremonies and smudge. A beading class and medicine pouch making workshop were also conducted. Thursday will start out with a Bannock Breakfast. For more information on events visit