Item: Sept. 18, Meeting #16 The Reason You Walk by Wab Kinew

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Title: Sept. 18, Meeting #16 The Reason You Walk by Wab Kinew
city: Calgary
end_at: 2017-09-18 20:30:00 -0600
content: Date: Sept. 18th 2017 Time: 6:30pm-8:30pm Location: Forest Lawn Library - basement room 4807-8th Ave SE Indigenous Pride of 12 Community Safety Initiative announced a new Chapters & Chat Book Club meeting since the launch of our club on June 21, 2016 as part of the Government of Canada's #IndigenousReads launch for Indigenous and non-Indigenous. If you can not come but would like to be part of the club, feel free to post here in this Facebook event as you go through the books! We are about building up community, increasing Indigenous pride, creating safer spaces and reducing barriers. Mahsi cho, Michelle Robinson Indigenous Liaison for 12 Community Safety Initiative 403-467-0856 cell/text ~~~~~~~ Mission: 12 Community Safety Initiative (12CSI) is a local crime prevention collaborative that will foster community action on the issue of crime prevention by providing support, facilitation and advocacy, thereby creating safer neighbourhoods for all who live, work and volunteer in the twelve communities of Abbeydale, Applewood, Penbrooke Meadows (Red Carpet), Marlborough Park, Marlborough, Forest Heights, Forest Lawn, Erinwoods, Dover, Radisson Heights/Mayland Park, Southview and Crossroads Values: 12CSI, through the Planning Council, its Action Committees or its Task Teams, believes … •Community members have the right to feel safe in their community, •Every member of our diverse community has the right to be treated with dignity and respect •A community working together is essential for crime prevention ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Past events: If you missed our first meeting June 21, 2016 with John Reilly as a guest speaker! July 18 at the Library, discussing the book Bad Medicine by John Reilly. Past meeting: Aug. 15th, meeting #3, we discussed the John Reilly book Bad Judgement. Past meeting: Sept. 19th, meeting #4, we discussed Children of the Broken Treaty by Charlie Angus. Past meeting: Oct. 17th, meeting #5, we discussed Urban Tribes by Lisa Charleyboy Past meeting: Nov. 21st, meeting #6, we discussed Mongrels by Stephen Graham Jones Past meeting: Dec. 19, meeting #7, we discussed Birdie by Tracey Lindberg Past meeting: Jan. 16th, 2017 meeting #8, we discussed The Outside Circle by Patti LaBoucane-Benson, art by Kelly Mellings Past meeting: Feb. 13th, meeting #9, we discussed My Decade at Old Sun, My Lifetime of Hell by Arthur Bear Chief. This book is downloadable for free: Past meeting: Mar. 13th, meeting #10, we discussed Wenjack by Joseph Boyden Past meeting: Apr. 10th, meeting #11, we discussed All the Way by Jordin Tootoo Past meeting: May 8th, meeting #12, we discussed The Back of the Turtle by Thomas King Past meeting: June 12th, meeting #13, we discussed The Inconvenient Indian by Thomas King Past meeting: July 17th, meeting #14, we discussed Clearing the Plains by James Daschuk Past meeting: Aug. 21, meeting #15, we discussed The Right to Be Cold by Sheila Watt-Cloutier Past meeting:
country: CA
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location: Forest Lawn Library
province: Alberta
start_at: 2017-09-18 18:30:00 -0600
timezone: Mountain Time (US & Canada)
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organizer: Aboriginal Pride with 12CSI
description: Welcome to Treaty 7 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada! Chapters & Chat Book Club Meeting #16 Book: The Reason You Walk by Wab Kinew
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