Message from SLRD Chair: It’s time to move towards more respectful relationships

via the Squamish Lillooet Regional District Within the regional district’s population of 42,665 residents, more than 3,000 are First Nations. We co-inhabit a region that is also traditional and unceded territory for several Nations, including the Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), St'át'imc and Lil'wat. Small parts of the SLRD also overlap with the traditional territories of the Stó:lō, … Continue reading Message from SLRD Chair: It’s time to move towards more respectful relationships

Ceremony at a distance: a learning circle with elder Gerry Oleman

There is so much to be said, in this time, about systemic racism. There is so much to be acknowledged, this day, this month, that has been declared National Indigenous History Month and National Indigenous Peoples Day. There is so much to be done, every day, every moment, to move into right relationship with our … Continue reading Ceremony at a distance: a learning circle with elder Gerry Oleman

Livestream of The Spiritual Warriors, Sunday June 21, 4pm

Whistler Live is proud to be celebrating National Indigenous People’s Day by live streaming Squamish Lil’wat Culural Centre's presentation of The Spiritual Warriors 4pm Sunday June 21st from the Great Hall. You can support the Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre by becoming a member. https://shop.slcc.ca/shop/membership/ You may also make a donation through this link: https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/the-spo7ez-cultural-centre-and-community-society/?utm_expid=.Zw6wDABWRgyB0oPClDzoRg.0&utm_referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fslcc.ca%2F#donate-now-pane

Meet Devin, the new WildSafeBC SLRD Coordinator

This is Devin Pawluk. He is the region's new WildSafeBC SLRD Coordinator. Check out the new WildSafeBC Squamish Lillooet RD Facebook page and follow along. Devin writes: "Pemberton is pretty on it when it comes to wildlife awareness but I think that some may find our Wildlife Alert Reporting Program (WARP), Species Information and Education … Continue reading Meet Devin, the new WildSafeBC SLRD Coordinator

Walk for mental health and addiction awareness : beautiful short film explores the healing power of a daily walk

Eldon Finck shares his struggles with bipolar and weed addiction in this beautiful short film that explores how he orients towards calm, groundedness and wellness, thanks to daily walks in nature. It's a brave and beautiful share. And a potent reminder of the simple medicine that is on offer to all of us, to centre, … Continue reading Walk for mental health and addiction awareness : beautiful short film explores the healing power of a daily walk