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EventsHalifax: Environmental Racism – Film Screening and Panel

Thursday, October 12, 2017 EDT @ 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm

Thursday, October 12
Envrionmental Racism – Film Screening and Panel Discussion
6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Halifax North Memorial Public Library
A film screening of “In Whose Backyard?” and perspectives on environmental racism in Nova Scotia, with panelists working for legal and social change.

**This event is the first of a 3 day series. Other events include:

Friday, October 13
Water – Film Screening and Panel Discussion
6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Mi’kmaq Friendship Centre
2158 Gottingen Street
Film screening of “Cold Amazon” and “Saving the Shubenacadie” and panel discussion with Water Protectors: Alma Brooks, St. Mary’s First Nation, and Dorene Bernard, Sipekne’katik First Nation

Saturday, October 14
Reconciliation in our Watershed Workshop
10 am – 3 pm
St Andrews United Church
6036 Coburg Road
A full-day workshop focused on learning, relationship-building, and action to renew relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples and their local watersheds. Advance registration preferred.

Registration for Saturday, October 14 (includes lunch):
$20 Regular/$10 Unwaged
Register here: http://bit.ly/2f8xquS

For more information, contact Shannon Neufeldt at sneufeldt@kairoscanada.org or 1-877-403-8933 ext. 222

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