National Elders of Turtle Lodge Make Statement about Ceremony

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The Turtle Lodge congratulates Mi’kmaw Elder and Knowledge Keeper Jane Meader!

The Turtle Lodge congratulates Mi’kmaw Elder and Knowledge Keeper Jane Meader, whomStFX (St Francis Xavier) University just welcomed as Elder-in-Residence for their Master of Education and Master of Adult Education programs. Ms. Meader originates from the traditional lands of Una’maki, now commonly known as Cape Breton, and resides in Membertou, a Mi’kmaw community. She holds many […]

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Congratulations to Mi’kmaw Elder and Knowledge Keeper Stephen Augustine!

The Turtle Lodge congratulates Mi’kmaw Elder and Knowledge Keeper Stephen Augustine, who is the first Indigenous person who now sits on the Nova Scotia Health Authority’s Board of Directors. Stephen Augustine is the hereditary chief of the Mi’kmaq Grand Council, associate vice-president of Indigenous affairs and Unama’ki College at Cape Breton University, and is a member […]

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Cree Elder A.J. Felix shares a song and a teaching at the Turtle Lodge

Purchase a copy of the “Summary of Wahbanung – The Resurgence of a People: Clearing the Path for Our Survival” at http://www.turtlelodge.org/wahbanung/ Cree Elder A.J. Felix speaks and shares a song at the Turtle Lodge Central House of Knowledge – March 19, 2020 | At the ceremonial launching of Wahbanung – The Resurgence of a […]

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Ogimaakwe Florence Paynter speaks about the role of the Ogimaakwe at “Wahbanung” launch

Summary of Wahbanung – The Resurgence of a People: Clearing the Path for Our Survival Launch Turtle Lodge Central House of Knowledge, Mar. 19, 2020 Purchase a copy of Summary of Wahbanung – The Resurgence of a People: Clearing the Path for Our Survival at http://www.turtlelodge.org/wahbanung/ Ogimaakwe Florence Paynter, a respected traditional Grandmother of the […]

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Ogimaakwe Mary Maytwayashing speaks at “Wahbanung” Launch

Summary of Wahbanung – The Resurgence of a People: Clearing the Path for Our Survival Launch Turtle Lodge Central House of Knowledge, March 19, 2020 Purchase a copy of the “Summary of Wahbanung – The Resurgence of a People: Clearing the Path for Our Survival” at http://www.turtlelodge.org/wahbanung/ Ogimaakwe Mary Maytwayashing, one of the authors, spoke […]

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Elder Chief Dr. Harry Bone speaks about the Sacred Pipe and Sovereignty

Summary of Wahbanung – The Resurgence of a People: Clearing the Path for Our Survival Launch at Turtle Lodge Central House of Knowledge, Mar. 19, 2020 Purchase a copy of Summary of Wahbanung – The Resurgence of a People: Clearing the Path for Our Survival at http://www.turtlelodge.org/wahbanung/ Elder Chief Dr. Harry Bone, one of the […]

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Elder Dr. David Courchene introduces a new book by the Knowledge Keepers – “Wahbanung – The Resurgence of a People: Clearing the Path for Our Survival”

An Introduction to WAHBANUNG – The Resurgence of a People: Clearing the Path for our Survival 50 years after Wahbung: Our Tomorrows … A Summary written by Knowledge Keepers Dr. David Courchene, Jr., Chief Dr. Harry Bone, Florence Paynter, Philip Paynter, Chief Katherine Whitecloud, Chief Robert Maytwayashing, Mary Maytwayashing and Gordon Walker at the Turtle […]

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