Celebrating People Coming Together
Join in the world’s largest Slahal “Bone Game” for and afternoon of fun, learning and friendly rivalry. No experience? No problem! We’ll teach you how to play this ancient traditional game. Nchem?u?s Day is an annual community event welcoming people from all cultures and ages. Gather with us, learn and play one of the most popular ancient games on Coast Salish territory.
Presented in partnership with Spakwus Slolem (Bob Baker’s Eagle Song Dancers, Squamish Nation) and Tsatsu Stalqaya (Coastal Wolf Pack Dance Group, Musqueam Nation).
Everyone is welcome to this FREE event!
On the lawns of Presentation House Theatre, 333 Chesterfield Avenue at 3rd Street, North Vancouver
Photo by Kayla Isomura
We thank the Coast Salish peoples, including the Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Stó:lō and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations, for letting us do our work on their land.