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Build a Red River Cart

Description

Join Métis expert, George Fayant, to build your own model-sized Red River Cart with your family in this online program. Lean about about the important role Red River carts played in Métis culture.

Additional Information

Materials will be supplied for this program. One kit per registered participant. Materials will be available for pick-up at the Central branch, 2311 12th Avenue on Feb. 21-24, 2021 during library open hours. 

George Fayant is a proud Metis man born and raised in southern Saskatchewan near the Qu’Appelle Valley.  George has been building Red River Carts since 1998.  He builds them in various scales and gives presentations and workshops on the history of the carts and how they were built, using antique tools. 

This program is conducted through Zoom.

Direct Link to Join the Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87104112016 

Meeting ID: 871 0411 2016

When


Feb 24 2021, 7:00pm

Where


Online, Zoom 2

Event Type


Indigenous

Topic


Multicultural, History and Genealogy
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