National Arts Centre announces Grand Acts of Theatre featuring “Continuance: Yonkwa’nikonhrakontáhkwen – our consciousness continues unchanged” by Kaha:wi Dance Theatre

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Get ready for Grand Acts of Theatre! Marking This Moment! The National Arts Centre (NAC) has engaged 11 companies from across Canada to create large-scale performances this Fall. Each show will be performed outdoors for live audiences all over Canada – and they’ll be filmed so we can watch them all online too! Creative Producer,… Read more »

Woodland Cultural Centre Announces “Unplugged” a Socially Distanced Outdoor Concert

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Woodland Cultural Centre announces “Unplugged” a Socially Distanced outdoor concert celebrating Nationally renowned Indigenous Singer Songwriters.    The Woodland Cultural Centre is inviting the community out to their first social distanced outdoor concert, showcasing Nationally renowned Indigenous Singer Songwriters from across Turtle Island on September 19, 2020 from 7-10PM. What is Unplugged? Unplugged is a… Read more »

Woodland Cultural Centre to re-open on Tuesday August 25, 2020 with new safety protocols.

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Woodland Cultural Centre Re-Opening Protocols Welcome back to the Woodland Cultural Centre! We are ecstatic to be able to reopen the doors to our Museum and Art Galleries to the public. New protocols have been implemented to protect all visitors and staff, following the government guidelines (Six Nations-Phase II). NEW SAFETY MEASURES The continued health… Read more »

Quilt of Belonging Documentary Screened Virtually at Woodland Cultural Centre “A Place for All”

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Quilt of Belonging  the Documentary, will be the next online film screening at Woodland Cultural Centre. Do you know the story behind the making of Quilt of Belonging? Our Team is excited to host another virtual event for the community at home. Join us August 16th for a Free Film Screening of “Quilt of Belonging;… Read more »

50th Anniversary of the Closure of the Mohawk Institute Residential School

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50th Anniversary of the Closure of the Mohawk Institute Residential School The Mohawk Institute Indian Residential School operated in Brantford, Ontario from 1828 to 1970. It served as a boarding school for First Nations children from Six Nations, as well as other communities throughout Ontario and Quebec. It served as a key tool in the… Read more »

History of Orange Shirt Day

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The History of Orange Shirt Day Orange Shirt Day happens every year on September 30th. It began as a way to honour all of the Indigenous children that attended residential schools in Canada. It has since become an opportunity to educate and remember the tragedy of residential schools and the cruel circumstances that Indigenous children… Read more »

Indigenous Art 2020 – Call for Artist: Deadline April 17, 2020

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[Attention Artists: All Dates have been postponed for this Exhibition. We are looking at Digital Submission options] Woodland Cultural Centre is pleased to announce the national Call for Entry to the Annual Indigenous Art 2020 Juried Exhibition. Established in 1975, this is one of the longest running multi-disciplinary exhibitions that provide artists an opportunity to… Read more »