May 18, 2019

Full Moon and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge: Saturday May 18, 2019

Invitation from the Turtle Lodge Full Moon and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge:  Saturday May 18, 2019 Location At the Turtle Lodge in the Sagkeeng First Nation in southeastern Manitoba: a place built from a vision, with volunteer assistance and which is completely independent from outside organizations, associations and funding. Camping is available on site […]

May 18, 2019

Vision Quest at Manitou Api (begin at Turtle Lodge)

The Vision Quest is a rite of passage conducted each spring that is intended for young men entering puberty to engage in an ancient ceremony, assisting them in the transition into manhood.  A boy becomes a man by seeking a vision or dream on the land, that will give him his purpose and meaning in life. […]

May 18, 2019

Grandmother Teachings and Coming of Age Ceremonies at Turtle Lodge

Grandmother Teachings on Coming of Age Ceremonies are conducted each spring at the Turtle Lodge by the grandmothers, who provide teachings of how to honour and carry oneself as a Woman. Any female can participate. Each year we encourage young women to spend time learning the sacredness of Woman by participation in the Grandmother Teachings […]

April 19, 2019

Full Moon and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge: Friday April 19, 2019

Invitation from the Turtle Lodge Full Moon and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge:  Friday April 19, 2019 Location At the Turtle Lodge in the Sagkeeng First Nation in southeastern Manitoba: a place built from a vision, with volunteer assistance and which is completely independent from outside organizations, associations and funding. Camping is available on site […]

March 20, 2019

Full Moon and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge: Wednesday March 20, 2019

Invitation from the Turtle Lodge Full Moon and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge:  Wednesday March 20, 2019 Location At the Turtle Lodge in the Sagkeeng First Nation in southeastern Manitoba: a place built from a vision, with volunteer assistance and which is completely independent from outside organizations, associations and funding. Camping is available on site […]

February 20, 2019

Full Moon and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge: Wednesday February 20, 2019

Invitation from the Turtle Lodge Full Moon and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge:  Wednesday February 20, 2019 Location At the Turtle Lodge in the Sagkeeng First Nation in southeastern Manitoba: a place built from a vision, with volunteer assistance and which is completely independent from outside organizations, associations and funding. Camping is available on site […]

February 1, 2019

Windigokon Ceremony at Turtle Lodge – February 1 and 2, 2019

Location:  Turtle Lodge, Sagkeeng First Nation, Manitoba.  Directions here. Dates:  February 1 & 2, 2019, Starts at 6 pm each evening Potluck Feasts:  February 1, 2 (evenings) People coming to ceremonies are responsible for making their own travel and accommodation arrangements, bring a donation for the lodgekeepers and a food dish to share at the Potluck Feasts, their […]

January 20, 2019

Full Moon and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge: Sunday January 20, 2019

Invitation from the Turtle Lodge Full Moon and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge:  Sunday January 20, 2019 Location At the Turtle Lodge in the Sagkeeng First Nation in southeastern Manitoba: a place built from a vision, with volunteer assistance and which is completely independent from outside organizations, associations and funding. Camping is available on site […]

December 21, 2018

Full Moon Ceremony at Turtle Lodge: Friday December 21, 2018 (Coincides with WINTER SOLSTICE CEREMONIES Dec 20 and 21 all night both nights)

Invitation from the Turtle Lodge Full Moon Ceremony at Turtle Lodge:  Friday December 21, 2018 Coincides with Winter Solstice Ceremony – Both Nights (All Nighters) Dec 20 and 21, 2018 Location At the Turtle Lodge in the Sagkeeng First Nation in southeastern Manitoba: a place built from a vision, with volunteer assistance and which is […]

November 23, 2018

Full Moon and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge: Friday November 23, 2018

Invitation from the Turtle Lodge Full Moon and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge:  Friday November 23, 2018 Location At the Turtle Lodge in the Sagkeeng First Nation in southeastern Manitoba: a place built from a vision, with volunteer assistance and which is completely independent from outside organizations, associations and funding. Camping is available on site […]

September 24, 2018

Full Moon Ceremony at Turtle Lodge: Monday September 24, 2018 (Inside Miitooshzinigaywin Lodge)

Invitation from the Turtle Lodge Full Moon Ceremony at Turtle Lodge:  Monday September 24, 2018, Potluck Feast at 5 pm The ceremony will be conducted outside in the Miitooshzinigaywin Lodge beside Turtle Lodge – for this particular full moon ceremony only, women on their moon time are not permitted to attend, as per ceremonial protocols […]

September 21, 2018

Miitooshzinigaywin Ceremony – Dancing to the Tree of Life

Dancing to the Tree of Life Miitooshzinigaywin: September 21 to 24, 2018 From September 21 to 24, First Nation ceremonial dancers including Sundancers, Warrior Dancers, Ghost Dancers, Grass Dancers, Jingle Dress Dancers, Traditional Dancers, Windigokan Dancers and other dancers, will come together in the spirit of unity in their diversity, to celebrate life at the […]

August 26, 2018

Full Moon and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge: Sunday August 26, 2018

Invitation from the Turtle Lodge Full Moon and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge:  Sunday August 26, 2018, starts at 6 pm with Potluck Feast Location At the Turtle Lodge in the Sagkeeng First Nation in southeastern Manitoba: a place built from a vision, with volunteer assistance and which is completely independent from outside organizations, associations […]

July 27, 2018

Full Moon Ceremony and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge: Friday July 27, 2018

Invitation from the Turtle Lodge Full Moon Ceremony and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge:  Friday July 27, 2018, 6 pm Location At the Turtle Lodge in the Sagkeeng First Nation in southeastern Manitoba: a place built from a vision, with volunteer assistance and which is completely independent from outside organizations, associations and funding. Camping is available […]

July 19, 2018

Zuguswediwin National Elders Gathering on Nationhood and Climate Change

Registration is now open.  Limited seating – first come, first serve! Please email turtlelodge@mts.net to register.  Cost: Registration is by donation. Why is the Zuguswediwin National Elders Gathering being called? On July 19-22, 2018, invited Elders and Traditional Knowledge Keepers will gather at the Turtle Lodge for 4 days of knowledge sharing at the Zuguswediwin […]

July 15, 2018

Zoongatiziwin Pimatiziwin Aki (Strong Way of Living) Walk with Giigewigamig Grandmothers

Join the Giigewigamig First Nation Health Authority communities July 15-19, 2018. We are walking for Zoongatiziwin Pimatiziwin Aki – A Strong Way of Living. Grandmothers will be making offerings at the little rivers and creeks along the way. Starts in Bloodvein on July 15 –> Hollow Water –> Black River —> Sagkeeng – ends at […]

June 28, 2018

Full Moon Ceremony at Turtle Lodge: Wednesday June 27, 2018

Invitation from the Turtle Lodge Full Moon Ceremony at Turtle Lodge:  Wednesday June 27, 2018 Location At the Turtle Lodge in the Sagkeeng First Nation in southeastern Manitoba: a place built from a vision, with volunteer assistance and which is completely independent from outside organizations, associations and funding. Camping is available on site and hotels […]

June 27, 2018

Full Moon Ceremony and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge: Wednesday June 27, 2018

Invitation from the Turtle Lodge Full Moon Ceremony and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge:  Wednesday June 27, 2018 Location At the Turtle Lodge in the Sagkeeng First Nation in southeastern Manitoba: a place built from a vision, with volunteer assistance and which is completely independent from outside organizations, associations and funding. Camping is available on site […]

June 27, 2018

Manitoba First Nation Elders call on Youth to Seek a Vision for the Next Generation

Manitoba First Nations Call on Youth  TO SEEK A VISION FOR THE NEXT GENERATION JUNE 27 TO JULY 1, 2018 Elders from 6 Manitoba First Nation communities made this call for leadership at the 3rd Indigenous-led Conservation & Nationhood (ICAN) meeting at Turtle Lodge in April 2018. Following traditional protocols, Young Men are being asked […]

May 29, 2018

Full Moon Ceremony at Turtle Lodge: Tuesday May 29, 2018

Invitation from the Turtle Lodge Full Moon Ceremony and Healing Ceremony at Turtle Lodge:  Tuesday May 29, 2018 Location At the Turtle Lodge in the Sagkeeng First Nation in southeastern Manitoba: a place built from a vision, with volunteer assistance and which is completely independent from outside organizations, associations and funding. Camping is available on […]

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