Back to Visit

Calendar of Activities

Register for activities and events online or call (204) 989-8355 ext. 311 to save your spot.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.
Event Series Event Series: Retracing the Language Forest Walk

Retracing the Language Forest Walk

June 15 @ 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Explore FortWhyte through an Indigenous lens.

Join Jason Parenteau, an Indigenous educator and knowledge holder, as he shares plant and animal names in Anishinaabemowin language on this family-friendly forest walk.

Jason Parenteau has been working with FortWhyte Alive as an Indigenous cultural consultant. Jason is a respected member of the Lenape Nation in Southwestern Ontario. As the owner of Miikwan Consulting, an Indigenous Education company, he supports schools, organizations and communities through land-based activities and cultural teachings.

Tops of heads of a group walking down trail with tipi in distance.

Please note

Suggested as a great experience for children age 5+ and adults.

No registration is required.

This program takes place outside and may include barriers for those with disabilities, please contact [email protected] for more information or to see if accommodations can be made.

Cost

Included with general admission to FortWhyte Alive

Free for FortWhyte Alive Members

Venue

FortWhyte Alive
1961 McCreary Rd
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
+ Google Map
View Venue Website

Explore FortWhyte through an Indigenous lens.

Join Jason Parenteau, an Indigenous educator and knowledge holder, as he shares plant and animal names in Anishinaabemowin language on this family-friendly forest walk.

Jason Parenteau has been working with FortWhyte Alive as an Indigenous cultural consultant. Jason is a respected member of the Lenape Nation in Southwestern Ontario. As the owner of Miikwan Consulting, an Indigenous Education company, he supports schools, organizations and communities through land-based activities and cultural teachings.

Tops of heads of a group walking down trail with tipi in distance.

Please note

Suggested as a great experience for children age 5+ and adults.

No registration is required.

This program takes place outside and may include barriers for those with disabilities, please contact [email protected] for more information or to see if accommodations can be made.

Cost

Included with general admission to FortWhyte Alive

Free for FortWhyte Alive Members

Venue

FortWhyte Alive
1961 McCreary Rd
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
+ Google Map
View Venue Website