Traditional Feasts on August 7 and August 14, 2008

Priscilla Yellowhead Toby recreates the stories of long ago

The last two Traditional Feasts of the summer at Saugeen First Nations are being held this Thursday, August 7 and next Thursday August 14th at the ampitheatre park adjacent to the Saugeen United Church.

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The evening begins at 5:30 with a sumptuous feast of fresh fish, potatoes, corn and baked bannock bread.  Priscilla Yellowhead Tobey, renowned story teller and craftswoman, prepares the traditional meal over an open campfire and, afterwards, recounts many of the traditional stories handed down from ancestors.

Reservations are required and can be made by calling 519-797-3092.