Bay of Quinte Tourism

Author: Brandi Akey

Building Up the Mohawk Language and Culture in Tyendinaga

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REVIVING A LANGUAGE AND CULTURE Indigenous peoples are continuously working to reclaim their rights, language and culture that were taken from them through colonization. Through colonialism, children were taken away from their families and forced to adopt European norms, stripping them of their language and culture. This was as a result of broken treaties, The Indian Act (where Indigenous ceremonies and governance were restricted), cultural repression and residential schools. The last residential school only closed in 1996 and the ...

Bay of Quinte Summer Camps 2020

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Summer is looking a little different this year, including the trips to summer camp. Although it may be more challenging to find camps as many have been cancelled due to COVID-19, there are still options for some socially distant summer fun. Here are a few places offering virtual and in-person camps or programming in the Bay of Quinte region. Please contact individual camps for questions and concerns regarding COVID-19 health and safety for camp participants. Pegasus Cheer Summer Fun ...

Bay of Quinte Region is an alliance of interdependent communities, bound together by a common history, shared economy, and the water that surrounds and defines us. We hope to welcome you soon.

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Bay of Quinte Region is an alliance of interdependent communities, bound together by a common history, shared economy, and the water that surrounds and defines us. We hope to welcome you soon.