Passing on wisdom: Elders in Maskwacis took part in a conference aimed at bridging the gap between youths and elders. The conference was organized by Chevi Rabbit with support from Maskwacis Health Services. Invited speakers were those who are making waves in the social fabric of Alberta. Also, Rabbit invited fellow Avenue Magazine’s Top 40 Under 40 recipient, Jesse Lipscombe. Former So You Think You Can Dance Canada competitor, James Jones; high end Native fashion designer, Derek Jagodzinsky and celebrated musician, Stephanie Harpe. Photo submitted

PHOTO: Maskwacis elders pass on wisdom at youth conference

A youth conference in Maskwacis called Indigenized X helped bridge the gap between youths and elders

A youth conference in Maskwacis called Indigenized X helped bridge the gap between youths and elders

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