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Date

Apr 13, 2024
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Time

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Fireside Chat

Join Matricia of Warrior Women by the fire, make yourself comfortable and be prepared to engage in conversation about Indigenous culture, with stories, drumming, and songs. Joined by special guest Elder Richard Jenkins with Edmonton 2 Spirit Society.
Matricia will teach you songs, some beautiful phrases in Cree. You will leave fulfilled after this spiritual adventure!

Location

Forest Park Hotel
76 Connaught Drive, Jasper

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Performers

  • Matricia Bauer
    Matricia Bauer

    Matricia Bauer / Isko-achitaw waciy / ᐃᐢᑯ ᐃᐦᒋᑕ ᐘᒋᕀ

    Matricia has had the privilege of sharing her culture over the last 20 years to schools throughout the Yellowhead Region. Matrcia is a singer, songwriter, musician, drummer and an artist.

    Matricia teaches drum making and leather binding, makes moccasins, traditional fur mittens, and other traditional workshops that you can register for here.

    She has her own jewelry line infusing First Nations culture into modern jewelry designs.

    Warrior Women is headed up by visionary Matricia Bauer. Her traditional name is: Isko-achitaw waciy / ᐃᐢᑯ ᐃᐦᒋᑕ ᐘᒋᕀ, She Who Moves Mountains; A name received from Elder, Frieda Maynard. She hails originally for Sturgeon Lake Cree Nation.

    Matricia herself is a keynote speaker, drummer, singer, artist and a certified guide leading plant walks in the Rocky Mountains. She also appears on APTN as a Bears’ Lair winner, and a host for the show “Back to Roots” Season 2.

    Matricia recently launched another company called Wisakipakos-indigenousbitters.ca. (Don’t be bitter; be better!) She is working towards completing her Tea Sommolier.

    Matricia is happiest harvesting her traditional medicines in the bush and making them into medical concoctions. Her passion is to introduce all the beautiful parts of her culture to the world. Her tag line is to “Indigenize the world, one drum beat at a time”

  • Elder Richard Jenkins

Locations

Forest Park Hotel
76 Connaught Drive, Jasper

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