Please join us on Sunday, October 13, 2019 for an afternoon of Shuswap stories with Secwepemc knowledge holder Kenthen Thomas and enjoy a beautiful Thanksgiving dinner - at the Sorrento Centre. Come and enjoy the Sorrento Centre as well – walk to the beach, visit with friends, stroll through the 24 acre site and get to know us better!
Some words from Kenthen: "Weytk, my name is Kenthen Thomas from the Secwepemc’ulucw (spread out people of the Shuswap). My kye7e’s and Sle7e’s are Dr. Mary Thomas, Mark Thomas, Herbie and Vera Johnny. I am of Secwepemc and Syilx descent. My father and mother are Phyllis and Gerry Thomas. I have a beautiful son and his name is Susep Soulle. I graduated with a Bachelor of Education Degree from the Indigenous Teacher Education Program (NITEP) at the University of British Columbia."
The event is from 3:30 - 7:00 pm. Cost for this event is $25.00 (adults) - $10.00 (children - under 8 free), which includes the event and the dinner. To register please click here
Please contact us at [email protected] or call us at 250-675-2421 Ext. 109 if you would like to book accommodation at the Sorrento Centre for Thanksgiving weekend.