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Family Day Celebrations

Mawita’mk will be celebrating Family Day on February 18th, 2019. We’re looking for families to register for a fun game of Family Feud. Call Mawita’mk to register your Family Team @ 902-756-2992. More details of the days events will follow.

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Peak Cap Workshop

Dec. 27-29th MIKMAQ PEAK CAP WORKSHOP WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION This is an expensive workshop to coordinate so we are having one workshop for 15 participants from Unamaki. It is being coordinated and co-funded by 3 agencies, Eskasoni Mental Health RSS team, UNSI Mental Wellness Team and Mawitamk. Participants will be receiving instructions to create their own…

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Atlantic Voice: Healing One Stitch At A Time

Kindergarten graduates in regalia at Mawitamk Society

“Joan Weeks brings us the story of the resilient women and men of Waycobah First Nation in Nova Scotia. Survivors of residential school, they are finding healing one stitch at a time with the sewing of regalia for the community’s children.” Listen below to the CBC radio program describing the project undertaken by Elders at…

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Mawita’mk Society Annual Report

Our 2017/18 Annual Report is now available. Contact Us to request a hard copy. The report includes highlights of our programs and initiatives, governance and financial reports. 

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CBC Features Mawita’mk Project

Kindergarten graduates in regalia at Mawitamk Society

The CBC recently published an article on a project Elders took on this winter at Mawita’mk:
Waycobah First Nation residential school survivors make regalia for youth as part of healing process. We captured this beautiful video of the graduates dancing and singing for the Elders at Mawita’mk.

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National Aboriginal Day Party

Mawita’mk Society celebrated National Aboriginal Day, graduation and summer soltice on June 21, 2018 with a street dance, BBQ,  hieroglyph painting on rocks, Kojua lessons, a Kojua dancing contest and fireworks. Thank you to all the Members, Staff & Board of the Mawita’mk Society for everything you did to welcome our Community and our Community neighbors.…

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STREET DANCE, ABORIGINAL DAY & GRADUATION CELEBRATIONS

Street Dance Date: June 21, 2018 Location : 35 Subdivision Rd We’koqma’q Time: 6-10pm Entertainment : Relatives Celebrate Aboriginal Day & Graduation Day Mawita’mk will be hosting this event serving free BBQ hot dogs & burgers. There will be a hieroglyph painting on rocks, Kojua lessons & a Kojua dancing contest. Fireworks to end the…

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