Listening to the Silenced Streams

Event Date: 
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 6:00pm


Join us on Wednesday May 29th at 6pm at King and Church St as Dr. Debby Danard, Anishnaabe-kwe traditional knowledge keeper, leads us in ceremony for the river buried under the Cathedral park. After the ceremony please join us for a meal, followed by traditional teachings on the sacred life of water, and the special message that the covered waters have in bringing to surface what has been hidden within us all.

Dr. Debby Danard, an Anishnaabe-kwe from Rainy River First Nation, in North Western Ontario. She is a PhD graduate from University of Toronto, a water walker, advocate and water ambassador who speaks and performs water ceremonies to raise awareness of the spiritual nature and rights of water. She is also a traditional life practitioner and life promotion ambassador and shares these teachings in schools and community organizations.

6:00pm Water Ceremony (Cathedral West Lawn)
6:30pm Light Supper (Cathedral Centre, 65 Church St.)
7:00pm Lecture (Cathedral Centre, 65 Church St.)

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St James Cathedral Center
65 Church St, Toronto, ON M5C 2E9, Canada
This community event is not affiliated with Faith Connections, but we believe it to be of specific interest to young adults aged 18-39 and with a faith-based or social justice theme. However, we can be mistaken — if you're not sure this event will meet your expectations, please check with the event organizers.