Solstice Sunrise Ceremony with Elder Jean Becker

Friday, June 21, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM EDT (UTC–04:00)
Public Event: Community Event
Tree at Sunrise (photo credit: Jonathon Coombes, Tree at sunrise, marked as public domain, more details on Wikimedia Commons)

**Please note this event is now at capacity. We invite you to add your name to the waitlist, in order to be notified if a space should become available. Please sign up for one waiting list slot per person who wishes to come, as each slot only allows a single registration as it opens up.**

In celebration of National Indigenous Peoples Day, the Wilfrid Laurier University (WLU) Indigenous Student Centre and the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) would like to invite you to a sunrise ceremony in the CIGI Campus Courtyard. This ceremony will be led by Elder Jean Becker (Senior Advisor, Indigenous Initiatives at WLU) and will feature singing and drumming by Cara Loft (Indigenous Field of Study Coordinator, Faculty of Social Work, WLU). Garrison McCleary (Master of Social Work Candidate, WLU) will serve as Firekeeper.

Continental breakfast will be served in the CIGI Foyer following the close of the ceremony. Please kindly RSVP to assist us with the planning of this event.


Please note that on-site parking is not available at the CIGI Campus for daytime events. Options for parking in Uptown Waterloo can be found here.