The Anglican Diocese of New Westminster is preparing for our participation in the Truth and Reconciliation on Indian Residential Schools (National Event, Sept 17-22 Vancouver) While the adults heard from a former student and survivor of St. George's residential school, (initiated by our diocese) youth and children read Nicola Campbell’s book Shin-Chi’s Canoe about an Interior Salish boy and girl who are taken away from their home and family to a church-run residential school.
Deanery Curate, the Rev. Laurel Dykstra and members of the Indian Residential School Survivors Society will be at morning worship and coffee hour at St. Clement's on April 28, St. Catherine's May 5, St. Agnes May 19 and St. Martin's June 2.
Click the link to REGISTER FOR THE VANCOUVER WALK Sunday, September 22nd. The registration page is now active.