Bead, Hide & Fur Symposium - Katie Johnson
Monday, February 10th, 2020 - 10 minutes
The 2nd annual Bead, Hide & Fur Symposium is taking place March 6th - 8th at the Kwanlin Dunn Cultural Centre in Whitehorse. The two-and-a-half-day symposium and workshop is open to Indigenous fine craft artists who work with natural materials. All participants are encouraged to bring completed works of art for Show and Share. Deadline for registration is Monday February 10, 2020. Listen to Katie Johnson speak about the Bead, Hide & Fur Symposium coming up early next month.
Whitehorse COVID-19 Screening Drive-thru Closes
The drive-thru testing centre was opened on November 23, 2020 to help meet the increased demand for testing. Since its opening, 816 people were tested at the drive-thru. Due to the low testing rates, this additional location is no longer needed.
Yukoners Release 'As The Ice Melts' Videos
The two As the Ice Melts videos present stories and poetry on the theme of our changing environment by Yukon authors Ellen Bielawski and Joanna Lilley and Champagne and Aishihik First Nations storyteller Ron Chambers. Videos will be launched at a free online event at 6:30 pm on Thursday, January 28, 2021.
City of Whitehorse Relocating Transit Stop
The new location will be near the Ta'an Kwäch'än Council office, across from Better Bodies. The purpose of this move is to improve traffic visibility at the intersection of Industrial and Jasper.