UPCOMING 2022 NMhC
2022 Hide Camp May 30-June 4 in Moraviantown, ON!
Save the Date! Registration Open Now til April 15th. Registration Form link: https://forms.gle/eSEVAaYKriDq7zBK9
We are happy to announce this year’s Niizh Manidook Hide Camp 2022 happening May 30th - June 4th in Moraviantown ON. Registration is now open til April 15, limited spots available for indigenous 2SLGBTQQIPAA+/ Two Spirit/ Indigiqueer youth ages 16-29. The camp is free to attend!
Join us in working together on 5 deer hides over 6 days with Two Spirit mentors and an Elder with the goal of completing a couple hides to final smoke! Learn about the foundations of traditional brain hide tanning, fish skin tanning and rawhide making.
Camp will include:
-Free Camping on site from May 29-June 5
-3 Meals a day
-6 Days of hide tanning
Please visit the 'Accessibility' section of the website for information on event accessibility.
Our 2022 hide camp prioritizes Two Spirit/ Indigiqueer/ 2SLGBTQQIPAA+ indigenous youth from Moraviantown, Aamjiwnaang, Walpole Island, Kettle and Stoney Point, Chippewas of the Thames, Munsee, Oneida Nation of the Thames and neighbouring towns, cities and counties (ex. Sarnia, London, Windsor, Chatham, Chatham-Kent/ Lambton/ Middlesex/ Essex/ Elgin Counties)
Not everyone who fills out a registration form will be accepted to attend camp. We have limited spots available. We confirm successful and unsuccessful applications by email by April 22nd.
Our camp is intended to serve two-spirit youth! If you are not indigenous and if you are not a two-spirit / LGBTQ+ indigenous youth (ages 16-29), please do not apply to register.
A camp schedule will be available soon!
Anushik! Miigwech! Nia:wen!