Tuesday, March 13, 2012

ICH roadshow - coming to Corner Brook and Grand Falls-Windsor

Over the next two weeks, myself and our public folklore intern Nicole Penney are taking the Intangible Cultural Heritage office on the road. We'll be doing a series of workshops, talks and public events in Corner Brook and Grand Falls-Windsor, and conducting a series of folklore interviews on baskets and basket-making as we go.

Friday, March 16th - Folklore/Oral History Workshop, Glynmill Inn, Corner Brook

Saturday, March 17th - Rooted in Tradition - public talk on Acadian and Mi'kmaw baskets, Grenfell College

Sunday, March 18th - Tea 'n' Baskets - bring your mill basket and join us for tea and biscuits at Glynmill Inn

Saturday, March 24th - Folklore/Oral History Workshop, Mount Peyton Hotel, Grand Falls-Windsor

Sunday, March 25th - Tea 'n' Baskets - Mount Peyton Hotel, Grand Falls-Windsor

If you want more info on any of these events, or if you are along our route and have a basket for us to photograph, email ichprograms@gmail.com.

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