First Nations Women's Retreat

This retreat is an opportunity for First Nations women to step away from the busyness of life to enjoy each other's company through discussion, reflection, prayer and silence.

Facilitators: Annette Bruised Head and Sherri Eagle Plume

Annette Bruised Head - Naato'saakil is her Blackfoot name - has been involved in community for many years and most recently her formal roles have been in education. Spirituality and connectedness have been important aspects in her life from a very early age and most recently as a student of Mindfulness. Her roles in the family includes: wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, niece and aunt. This is her second year helping to facilitate a retreat.

Sherry Eagle Plume is a wife, mother and grandmother. For ten years she worked in the Lethbridge Public School System as an advocate for the FNMI students. She is now employed with the Kainai Board of Education. Sherry has experienced the Centre as a place of healing and is happy to be of assistance to others now.

Cost: $90