Anishinabe Nibin (Algonquin Summer)
October 6, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join us on October 6 and 7, 2018, as Gatineau Park celebrates Algonquin culture. Anishinabe nibin, or “Algonquin summer,” is a great opportunity to learn more about the traditional Algonquin way of life, as well as a chance to see artisans at work.
- Demonstrations: How to build a birchbark canoe, how to make snowshoes, how to tan hides
- Presentations by Daniel (Pinock) Smith on building a traditional birchbark canoe
819-827-2020 or 1-866-456-3016 (toll-free)
Free parking and free activities.
Organized in collaboration with the communities of Kitigan Zibi Anishinabegand the Algonquins of Pikwakanagan First Nation.