Woodland Cultural Centre Donor News November 2022 edition is now available for download! We are so excited to share our quarterly e-newsletter that is packed with updates on all WCC programming, exhibitions, and events.
The Woodland Cultural Centre is the premier destination to explore, learn, and share the rich histories and contemporary cultures of Indigenous people of the Great Lakes region. The Centre offers educational programs and resources to schools, school boards, universities and colleges, community organizations and our public audience. We need your support to develop and deliver educational programs related to Hodinohsho:ni cultures, languages, stories, and the impacts of the residential school system.
In This Issue:
A special message from our Executive Director, Janis Monture
WCC announce Giving Tuesday Campaign for 2022 and ask for your support
And get a special update on the construction happening at the Mohawk Institute
Nya:węh for continuing to support the Woodland Cultural Centre, we couldn’t do this important work without you.
Subscribe your email to our E-Newsletter to stay connected with the Woodland Cultural Centre and get all of our private invitations to screenings, openings, tours, and events. We are so excited for what’s to come and we hope you join us on the journey!
In celebration of Woodland Cultural Centre’s 50th Anniversary, our Collections Management team is highlighting weekly objects from our collection that you wouldn’t typically see and presenting them from a Collections Management point of view. Check out this week’s object!Accession Year: 1979Accession Number: 979.2.14Object Name: Corn ShuckerNomenclature: Agricultural Tools and Equipment; Harvesting Equipment; Corn Husker; Hand Corn HuskerDescription: wood, leather; tool consisting of a stake equipped with a leather thumb strap. Used to remove grains of corn from the cob.Condition: GoodProvenance: Donated in Memory of Alex Bain; a collection of local Indigenous items found, purchased, and gifted by DonorMarks: NoneDimensions: 11.6 cm long x 5.4 cm in circumferenceFor more information about the Collections team, visit our website: woodlandculturalcentre.ca/collections/#OnHeritage #OntarioHistory #Indigenous #IndigenousVoices #IndigenousArt #IndigenousEvents #FirstNations #FN #IndigenousKnowledge #IndigenousCulture #BrantOnt #Brantford #BrantEvents #Giving ... See MoreSee Less