Introduce your family to Inuit culture and learn about life in the Far North during a fun day of Arctic art, crafts, sports and storytelling.
Immerse yourself in Inuit culture while enjoying an Awesome Arctic experience! Visit the exhibition Picturing Arctic Modernity ‒ North Baffin Drawings From 1964, then learn more about Inuit culture with a craft workshop led by an Inuit artist. Test your skills at traditional Inuit games, watch Inuit games demonstrations and enjoy throat singing performances by Aboriginal Experiences. End your afternoon with mesmerizing tales shared by storyteller and author Michael Arvaarluk Kusugak in English, while professional storyteller Sébastien Lemay, reads two of Kusugak’s stories in French.
Craft workshop: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Inuit games: 1 to 3 p.m.
Storytelling: 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. in English; 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. in French
Photo: Sophia Granchinho