National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

National Day of Truth & Reconciliation

SEPT 23RD EVENT IS CANCELLED DUE TO COVID RESTRICTIONS. 

Citizens are invited virtually to work through the PROJECT OF HEART material and then bring their gesture of reconciliation to display at the Stony Plain Youth Centre on September 30.

Thursday, September 2, 9, 16, and 23 
6:30pm-8pm 
Everyone of all ages is welcome! Drop in or Register here to participate in a facilitated discussion based on the Project of Heart. 
Facilitator's from Native Counselling Services of AB.

We will:

  • Examine the history and legacy of Indian Residential Schools in Canada, seek the truth about that history, and acknowledge the extent of loss to former students, their families and communities.
  • Commemorate the lives of the thousands of Indigenous children who died as a result of the residential school experience.
  • Call Canadians to action, through social justice endeavors, in order to change our present and future history collectively.