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Matsqui Trail / Mission Bridge Picnic Area

to Fraser Heritage Park

Abbotsford, Mission, BC

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3rd Annual 'Walk in the Spirit of Reconciliation"

to coincide with the 3rd anniversary of the publication of the Report of the TRC and the 94 Calls to Action. The walk is 35Km. in length and will take place over three days – May 25-27th, 2018. The Walk will start in Fort Langley National and end at the site of the closest Indian Residential School - St. Mary’s in Mission, BC.

Sunday, May 27, 2018, 2:00 - 8:00 pm
Matsqui Trail / Mission Bridge Picnic Area to Fraser Heritage Park, Mission
at the Long House, near the previous site of St. Mary's Residential School.
Followed by Closing Ceremony and Feast
Parking at Mission Bridge Picnic Area, parking lot or along Riverside & Tall Rd, Abbotsford.

We will park and begin to gather between 2-2:30pm under the Mission bridge in the picnic area. At 2:30pm we will begin our work with an opening circle.

Walkers will depart by 3:00pm to journey across the Mission Bridge to the Fraser Heritage Park.
Non-walkers will be transported by bus to Fraser Heritage Park and the original site of St. Mary's Residential School. We will journey around the park and engage in activities about the residential schools and reconciliation.

All participants will gather at the Long House in Fraser Heritage Park for a closing ceremony with ritual and release, and a feast.

Bus will transport all participants to Parking at Mission Bridge Picnic Area after closing ceremony and feast.

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Matsqui Trail / Mission Bridge Picnic Area

to Fraser Heritage Park

Abbotsford, Mission, BC

Canada

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