Check out the Event page on Facebook for the Chimeda / We Are Paddling Fundaraiser on Saturday April 29th!
Wondering what it's all about? Here is volunteer organizer Jasmine Chatelain's write-up:
A fundraiser for Chimeda/We Are Paddling's June 2017 canoe trip! An awesome line-up:
KZ and Barriere Lake Drummers
Rising Phoenix: KZ School Band
1201: Chimeda alumnus funk, soul, rib band
The Blancs: KZ/Ottawa Blues rock band
The Wakefield Drummers
The Chelsea Youth Choir teaching us an Anishnabe travelling song
Tix: $20 adults, $10 youths 13-17, Free for kids under 12.
Bannock for sale too!
Chimeda/We are paddling is the 2nd volunteer and youth-driven, inter-community canoe trip with youths selected from Wakefield, Chelsea and Kitigan Zibi to canoe down the Gatineau River June 28th 2, arriving and gathering at Victoria Island with other canoe brigades form the South, East and West on Canada Day. Chimeda/We are Paddline is reconciliation, fun, learning and water stewardship for local youth.
Smiles from 2015's trip!