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IS103 First Nations 101
Speaker: Lynda Grey, Tsimshian Nation
Ten members of Brock House Society, under the leadership of Gerri Patriquin-McKee, have been studying Lynda’s book First Nations 101, as well as researching other materiel to come to a deeper understanding of indigenous and settler relationships. Please join us to hear what Ms. Grey has to share with us. There will be an opportunity after the presentation for a short Q&A. First Nations 101 will be for sale after the presentation for $20.00.
Lynda’s work is grounded in a strong belief in community development, youth empowerment, and culture as therapy. She served as the Executive Director of the Urban Native Youth Association in Vancouver from 2006-2014, has a degree in Social Work from UBC, and released her best selling book First Nations 101 in June, 2011. She sits on various boards including the UBC President’s Advisory Committee on Aboriginal Issues and the Vancity Community Foundation. Lynda is the proud mother of two adult children and an active member of the First Nations community.
Thursday, December 7, 2017, 1:30 PM until 3:00 PM
3875 Point Grey Road
Vancouver, BC V6R 1B3