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Schedule for Rooted in Respect summer camp!

Addie, Sage and Rebecca have been working hard this summer preparing for the Rooted in Respect summer camp and have gotten together a schedule of activities!

Register online until August 14! And don’t forget to join our new Rooted in Respect food justice facebook group, and share the Rooted in Respect summer camp event page!

Rooted in Respect Summer Camp Schedule

Wednesday August 17th

Morning: 9:30am -12pm

Welcoming from elder.

Staff introduction (pronoun convo) and project introduction.

Story from Chaw-winis and conversation about consent and violence on our land and bodies.

Community agreement

Closing

Lunch: 12pm – 1:00pm

Lunch provided. Majority of the food will be seasonal and local.

Afternoon: 1:00pm – 4:30pm

Beangka Elliott will lead us on a plant walk on traditional territories (Beacon Hill) bus will take us to the location and back

Closing

Thursday August 18th

Morning 9:30am – 12:00pm

Sage (youth staff) will tell her story and connections to the Land

Moose Hide Campaign, respectful relationships

Addie (youth staff) getting to know traditional plants from this area, traditional berry bingo and lip balm making

Lunch: 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Lunch provided. Majority of the food will be seasonal and local.

Afternoon: 1:00pm – 4:30pm

Improv activity led by Chloe (youth) about Food Justice

Tableaus to sprout conversations about root causes and solutions

Decorate the bottles that the seedlings will be planted in, and plant seedlings to take home

Closing

Friday August 19th

Morning: 9:30am – 12pm

Farm gleaning or backyard picking with Life Cycles

Lunch: 12pm – 1:00pm

Lunch provided. Majority of the food will be seasonal and local.

Afternoon: 1:00pm – 4:30pm

Making jam from the fruit that we glean to give as gifts to Victoria Sexual Assault Centre survivors, and to take home.

Make bannock to eat with the jam!

Closing ceremony

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