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Victoria Reconciliation Dialogue #3: Newcomers to Canada & Reconciliation

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Victoria City Hall

1 Centennial Square

Victoria, BC V8W 1P6

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A six-part series of conversations that will enable the community to explore together what Reconciliation could look like.

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Victoria Reconciliation Dialogues:

#3: Newcomers to Canada and Reconciliation

Monday, January 20, 2020 at 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. approx.

(Doors open at 5:30 p.m.)

Victoria City Hall

Guided by: Carey Newman, Mayor Lisa Helps and Victoria City Councillor Sharmarke Dubow

This conversation will focus on what Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples means to newcomers to Canada, and will ask participants to consider their own responsibilities around Reconciliation.

Guided by members of Lekwungen Nations and the City Family, Mayor Lisa Helps, members of City Council and special guests, the conversations will seek to build the community’s knowledge and understanding of Reconciliation – what it is, why it is needed, and why community conversations about Reconciliation are important.

The Dialogues will provide opportunities for Indigenous and non-Indigenous people to come together to share their ideas and stories, and explore how we as a community can make the culture, history and modern reality of local Indigenous Peoples become present and apparent throughout the city, and understood and valued in people’s everyday lives.

Note: The end time will depend on the length of the conversation.

www.victoria.ca/ReconciliationDialogues

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