*All My Relations: this Indigenous Gathering is free as it is all about the sacred messages. All we ask is that you be here for you, attend in good spirit, respect all people and No egos.  Be sensitive of our cultures, the IILG Indigenous protocol, grounds, & mother earth.  
Dress respectfully, women in full length skirts/wraps during ceremony (no short-shorts/revealing tops) and men no speedos!
No drugs & alcohol Permitted; No smoking at the arbor (use ashtrays & cans); Dogs are asked to be left at home.  
 
*RE-DUCE, RE-USE, RE-CYCLE *
Bring your own cooking gear, ice & cooking utensils 
Bring your own plate, bowl, cup, cutlery & water bottle
We will not provide!  
ENJOY THE SPIRIT OF ALL!
~St’at’imc Chiefs Council~
 

IILG 2016
Protecting the Sacred
Agenda

 
Thursday, June 02, 2016
 

 6am  Opening Sweat Ceremony opening by: Howie Shield 
   Breakfast on your own
 9:30am  Welcome Song Calling all handdrummers
 

Welcome: Tribal Chair Chief Don Harris

Welcome:Host Chief Darrell Bob 

Guidelines of the Gathering: M.C. Garry John

 

 

Opening Ceremony

Dr Sue Sanger

Chief Shane Gottfriedson TBD

   Bear dance ceremony, wild man dance.
 12pm  Lunch break on your own ~ bring your own cooking gear
 130pm  Afternoon Teachings
 

Audrey Siegl

Dalannah Bowen

Daily Moon Lodge Teachings TBD

 5pm  Dinner break provided
 6pm  Evening Sweat
   Ceremonies & hand drumming in arbor

IILG 2016
Protecting the Sacred
Agenda

 
 Friday, June 3, 2016
 
 6am  Opening Sweat Ceremony
   Breakfast on your own
 9:30am  Welcome song
   Elders opening Prayer
  Morning Ceremony
 All Day

Lee Brown

Rueben George 

Phil Lane Jr

Shane Point

Rex Wyler

  TBA
 12pm Lunch break
  Crazy Horses Bundle Pipe Ceremony
 5pm Dinner break provided ~ bring your own cooking gear
 6pm Evening Sweat
 
Ceremonies & hand drumming in arbor
 

IILG 2016
Protecting the Sacred
Agenda

 

Saturday, June 4, 2016

 

 6am

 Women's Sweat Ceremony

 

 Breakfast on your own

 9:30am

 Welcome song

 

Elders opening Prayer

Horse Ceremony

 

 

Bear Ceremony

Wild Man and Deer Dance TBD ~ pending the horse ceremony

 12pm

 Lunch break

 1pm

 Afternoon Teachings

Salmon Caravan

Dawn Morrison

Eddie Gertner

Ta'kai'ya Blaney

Honouring the Female Chiefs of St'at'imc Nation

 3pm

 Honouring the helpers 

 5pm

Dinner break provided ~bring your own cooking gear

 6pm

Youth Evening Sweat

 

Hand Drum Rodeo

 

IILG 2016
Protecting the Sacred
Agenda

  
Sunday, June 5, 2016
 

 6am

 Sunrise Ceremony

 

 Breakfast on your own

 10am

 Closing Ceremony & Hand Drumming

 11am

Giveaway

 12pm

 Closing remarks by Chiefs

 1pm

 Ground clean up

 

Closing Sweat & Pipe to follow in evening

             

  • Please clean up the area that was your home for the last 4 day's, leave it the way you found it. Your help in keeping Mother Earth beautiful is greatly appreciated.
  • The grounds are not a storage facility so "WHAT YOU BRING IN MUST BE PACKED BACK OUT".

May the Creator and good grandmas and grandpas watch over you as you journey safely back home. ALL MY RELATIONS. :)