Taking it to the next level: Decolonizing Climate Action

Online, EASTERN Time Zone

The final event of KAIROS Climate Action Month 2022 builds on the month’s learnings and asks people to consider how to apply what we’ve learned to our own lives and to climate action. It is meant to truly set our...

Sitting With the Truth

50 Kent Street, Kitchener, ON

Sitting with the Truth is a journey of pain, resilience and apology. Along the way, you will hear stories from survivors and staff of Mennonite-run residential schools. This self-directed learning opportunity includes a facilitator who will be available to answer...

Reconciliation Through Justice: Housing

Star of the North Retreat Centre 3A St. Vital Avenue, St. Albert

Star of the North Retreat Centre continues to work out its commitment to reconciliation by providing space for listening, learning, & healing. We will continue to learn from Indigenous elders, artists, & healers. Our Aurora Living program will work through...

Ottawa: Acknowledge the Truth Walk

Grounds of the War Museum 1 Vimy Place, Ottawa

Join Algonquin Spiritual Advisor, Artist and Human Rights activist Albert Dumont, and walk with optimism and confidence that the National Capital Commission will rename the Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway to the Kichi Zibi Parkway. Bring your water bottle, wear...

Remember Me: A National Day of Remembrance

Parliament Hill Ottawa

A day led by children and youth. Memorializing the children who didn't come home from school, honouring school survivors and their families, honouring survivors of Indigenous child apprehension programs, Eagle Feather Ceremony for survivors, performances by children, guest speaker Autumn...

Intergenerational March to commemorate Orange Shirt Day

Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre 1985 Learners' Way, Vancouver

Join us for an intergenerational march to commemorate Orange Shirt Day. Members of the UBC community, families and those in solidarity are welcome to participate. The march aims to be educational and supportive to the Indigenous community on campus and...

Survivor Stories and Panel Discussion

Winnipeg Art Gallery 300 Memorial Blvd, Winnipeg

Hear from residential school survivors, Betty Ross and Marlene Gallagher as they recount their experiences and watch videos. Panelists include Dr. Sean Carleton, Elder Betty Ross, and Marlene Gallagher. Open to the public. Refreshments available. General admission fees will be...

Admission to Winnipeg Art Gallery required for non-Indigenous people

Truth and Reconciliation: Learning, Understanding and Healing

Gatehouse Grounds, Colonel Samuel Smith Park, Gatehouse Grounds, Colonel Samuel Smith Park, 3101 Lake Shore Blvd West, Toronto

Public Gathering honouring the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Etobicoke 2 -3 pm, Friday September 30, 2022 Gatehouse Grounds, Colonel Samuel Smith Park, 3101 Lake Shore Blvd West (near 14th St)-- street parking available, TTC -501 bus Led...

Free

Halifax/Online: Building Hope for Atlantic Canada: Water, Land, Air and Food for All

St Andrew's United Church, 6036 Coburg Rd., Halifax, NS St Andrew's United Church, 6036 Coburg Rd., Halifax

This is the KAIROS Atlantic annual Fall Gathering. It is a hybrid event, both in-person at St Andrew's United Church, 6036 Coburg Rd., Halifax, NS and on Zoom. Through presenters, questions, small and large group discussions, participants will be invited...

In-FUEL-enza

Online, EASTERN Time Zone

Please join us for an evening of reflection on climate justice on October 25th. A video presentation prepared by KAIROS Guelph will be followed by insights on the climate emergency and actions for healing from special guests Elizabeth Snell and...