Programs

Vancouver Launch!

Program

Jackie Andrews, St’at’imc, Master of Ceremonies

Opening Ceremony

Territorial acknowledgements – Coast Salish (Audrey Siegl, Ocean George, Senaqwila Wyss)

Wild Salmon Ceremony – 13 Matriarchs and Pacific Association of First Nations Women

Latisha and Isaiah Wadhams Pelkey, Kwakwaka’wakw

Performances and Speakers

Melawmen Collective, Secwepemc, Alternative Rock

Tawahum, Justin Bige, Lutselk’e Dene and Plains Cree Poet

Earle Peach,

Kalilah Rampenen, Nuu Chah nulth/Cree

Randi Lee Taylor, Finnish Mermaid Story and Float, Simply Barefoot Gardening

Wil D Salmon, Creative Cafe, Phillipino/Wild Salmon Advocate

Speakers – Eddie Gardner (Wild Salmon Defenders Alliance) and Dawn Morrison, Working Group on Indigenous Food Sovereignty

Just – Sabina Dennis and Meeka Morgan

Drumming, singing and more to be announced!

Grateful to have the Peace Bearers join us too!