TRADITIONAL FISH NET-MAKING DEMO

Thompson Island Cultural Camp would like to invite the community to join us for a fish net-making demonstration with Norman Peters! Come listen to stories, eat, and learn more about making fishing nets the traditional way.   When: January 31 – February 2, 2023 (9AM – 3PM)Where: Kawehno:ke Recreation Center   Limited lunch and refreshments will be provided, first come […]

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ELDER CARE PACKAGE GIVEAWAY

The MCA Wholistic Health & Wellness Program and Thompson Island Cultural Camp have teamed up to give away care packages to elders across the community!   When: Tuesday, February 7 (1-5 p.m.)Where: St. Regis Recreation Center   There are 75 care packages available for elders ages 65 and older. They include venison soup, washed corn, local raw honey, self-care supplies, […]

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HIDE TANNING WORKSHOP

Thompson Island Cultural Camp is excited to host a hide tanning workshop with Angela Ferguson!   When: December 12-16, 2022 (9 a.m. start each day)Where: 50 Herne Farm Rd (Akwesasne, NY 13655)   This workshop is limited to 10 people. Participants must attend all 5 days. Tools and deer hides will be provided, but supply is limited. If you are […]

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LEGENDS & STORIES WITH DARRELL THOMPSON

Thompson Island Cultural Camp is excited to host another session of Legends & Stories with Darrell Thompson! The topic for this week is Top Hat Man.   The class will be held virtually via Zoom on Sunday, December 4, 7 p.m. start time. Click here to register: https://bit.ly/TICC-Legends-Stories-120422.    After registering, participants should receive a confirmation email. If you have […]

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ELDER CARE PACKAGE GIVEAWAY

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s Wholistic Health & Wellness Program, Thompson Island Cultural Camp, and Akwesasne Child & Family Services have teamed up to give away care packages to elders across the community!   When: Tuesday, November 22 (1-4 p.m.)Where: St. Regis Recreation Center   There are 75 care packages available for elders ages 65 and older. They include locally-harvested […]

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HAUDENOSAUNEE PIPE-MAKING CLASS

Thompson Island Cultural Camp is excited to host a pipe-making class with Katsitsionni Fox! When: Friday, November 18 (5 p.m.)Where: A’nowara’ko:wa Arena The firing of the pipes will take place on Wednesday, November 23. Participants are not required to attend, but are still welcome to join! This class is limited to 10 participants. To register, please email ticc@akwesasne.ca.  

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VENISON CANNING WORKSHOP

Thompson Island Cultural Camp is excited to host a venison canning workshop! Join us to learn how to safely can venison meat in a pressure canner with Master Food Preservation Instructor Pat Banker.    When: November 5, 2022 (9 a.m. – 2 p.m.)Where: SRMT Senior Center (Office for the Aging)   This class is limited to 10 participants. Register soon […]

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