Please enjoy a sampling of traditional drumming, dancing, and storytelling as part of this year’s Mawita’jik celebration.
Raymond Sewell has shared his version of the Mi’kmaq Honour Song in celebration of Indigenous History Month.
HRM, Mi’kmaw Native Friendship Centre, the Library, and community have compiled a collection of Indigenous teachings, videos, and stories.
Explore these recent releases celebrating Mi'kmaw authors, artists and culture.
These stories and resources honour and remember the spirits of over 4,000 missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls in Canada.
Mi'kmaw communities are found throughout the Atlantic region. Explore resources reflecting the life, culture, and struggles of the Mi'kmaq.
October is Mi'kmaq History Month. Learn about and reflect on Mi'kmaq history and culture.
Celebrate and honour Mi'kmaq History Month with these books for little ones in both English and Míkmawísimk.
Read The Song of Rita Joe e-book on OverDrive, and in accessible formats on NNELS throughout October—no holds, no waitlists.
L’nui’sultinej – Let’s Speak Mi’kmaw. Explore mikmaqhistorymonth.ca to find ways to get involved, discover events, and more.
Access the Final Report of the National Inquiry Into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.
The Drum Has a Heartbeat: Pipukwes Latto’law (Raymond Gilbert Sewell), discusses the meaning of Indigenous music in his life.
Learn more about the history and symbolism behind the First Nations Circle at Halifax Central Library.
Learn more about the eighteenth century agreements between the Mi'kmaq nation and Britain, their meaning, and read the Treaty of 1752.
Read about the incredible history of Mi'kmaw treaties, treaty rights and self-government.