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Run as One Youth Conference
August 2, 2022 - August 3, 2022
The Run as One youth conference is part of a weeklong celebration known as the Siksika Nation Youth Awareness Week. It is an annual event held the week before the Siksika Nation annual fair. Run As One was started in 2004 by youth in the community of Siksika who aspired to host positive events for the nation’s youth. This year’s conference marks the 18thannual, so we’re making it one to remember.
This years conference theme is “Pathways to Hope” where we will host various workshops that are aimed to promote relationship, and connection with ourselves, each other, creator and his creation.
Day 1: Creation Stories, Land-based teachings through Traditional Blackfoot Games, IndigeSTEAM – Mini Tipi Workshop, Nutrition
Day 2: Mental Health & Wellness Hope Team, Hand game fundmentals, painting, IndigeSTEAM – VR / Drone / Robotics demonstration
The conference will be hosted in Siksika at the Piiksapi Memorial Arbor. All youth and groups should arrive at the arbor at 8:00am for both days. The youth conference will take place between 8:00 am – 4:30 pm on August 2 & 3
Online registration forms must be completed and submitted by Friday, July 29, 2022.