This Family Day, engage with both modern and traditional Inuit culture through art, crafts and storytelling that shine a light on Canada’s Arctic region.
This Family Day, visit the exhibition Picturing Arctic Modernity ‒ North Baffin Drawings From 1964, then learn more about Inuit society during a day of family activities. Create a take-home craft in a traditional Inuit style. Enjoy a performance by an Inuit storyteller, as Michael Arvaarluk Kusugak spins tales that weave together traditional knowledge and modern ideas. Professional storyteller Sébastien Lemay will also read two of Kusugak’s stories in French.
Craft workshop: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Storytelling: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. in English; 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. in French