“When you rise in the morning, give thanks for the light, for your life, for your strength. Give thanks for your food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason to give thanks, the fault lies in yourself.”

- Tecumseh -

WALPOLE ISLAND FIRST NATION GOVERNANCE
- Bkejwanong Territory -
Tel: 519-627-1481
Fax: 519-627-0440
Email: info@bkejwanong.ca
Site: www.bkejwanong.ca
Address: R.R. #3, N8A 4K9 ON

About

It's time for Celebration and Renewal. This website will provide information on the upcoming "Rekindle Tecumseh's Vision" and the annual "Bkejwanong Fall Fair". Please visit again for content updates as this website develops. Miigwech.

Walpole Island First Nation is situated in southwestern Ontario, Canada, on the border between Ontario and Michigan in the United States. It is located in the mouth of the St. Clair River on Lake St. Clair, approximately thirty miles (50 km) northeast of Detroit, Michigan, and Windsor, Ontario.


New! Watch Video Presentations | Bkejwanong Youtube Channel

We are pleased to present video's from the Rekindle Tecumseh's Vision Historical Event. Watch video presentations here or visit our Youtube Channel.


Rekindle Tecumseh's Vision | Historical Event

More information will be made available at this website for the up-coming events. We look forward to seeing you there. Miigwech!

Download - RTV Agenda


Special Guest KEITH SECOLA

Keith Secola will be performing on Sunday, September 29 at 2p.m.

Bkejwanong Fall Fair | Walpole Island First Nation

We look forward to seeing you there. Miigwech!

Download - 2013 Fall Fair Parade Flyer

Download - 2013 Fall Fair Flyer

Download - Categories


Daily Agendas (PDF Format) can be downloaded below for each event; to view all agendas at a glance click here. Volunteers will be needed and a list of tasks can be found here. Miigwech from the community of Bkejwanong.

Events Agenda

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Day 01 | “Bkejwanong Fall Fair – Veterans Parade”

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Monday, September 30, 2013

Day 02 | “Rekindle Tecumseh’s Vision – Historical Conference”

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Tuesday, October 01, 2013

Day 03 | “Tecumseh Monument Restoration Unveiling”

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Acknowledgements

Bkejwanong

Bkejwanong means "where the waters divide."

WALPOLE ISLAND FIRST NATION GOVERNANCE
- Bkejwanong Territory -
Tel: 519-627-1481
Fax: 519-627-0440
Email: info@bkejwanong.ca
Site: www.bkejwanong.ca
Address: R.R. #3, N8A 4K9 ON

CHI-MIIGWECH | To Our Contributers

Contributors:
Alan Taylor, University of California
Mark Aquash, University of British Columbia
Alan Corbiere, M’Chigeeng Local Historian
Phil Bellfy, Michigan State University
David McNab, York University
Rick Hill, Indigenous Knowledge Centre/Six Nations of the Grand River
Karl Hele, Concordia University
Donald Smith, University of Calgary
Kelli Mosteller, Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Centre
Blake Norton, Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Centre

Chi-miigwech:
South Kent Wind
Government of Canada
The Walpole Island Anglican Church
Walpole Island First Nation