Ceremony for National Day of Truth and Reconciliation

October 12, 2021, 11:44 am


The students surrounding the labyrinth at the start of the ceremony
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MacLeod Elementary School students took part in a ceremony at Moosomin’s labyrinth on Thursday for National Truth and Reconciliation Day. The ceremony was led by Joy Flaman, a member of Moosomin’s Indigenous community, and included drumming, songs, prayers and smudging.





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Joy Flaman smudging the students during the ceremony.


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The students walking to the labyrinth from the school while drumming.


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The students watching attentively during one of the songs.


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The students painted orange rocks with a black fingerprint on each after the ceremony and formed them into the shape of a heart that was left near the labyrinth.





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Students painting the rocks.


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Students placing the rocks.


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