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Nibi Water Walk on the Willow River with Sharon Day
Ojibwe elder, Sharon Day, will lead a Nibi Water Walk on April 18 and 19, 2020, along the Willow River from its source, near Clear Lake, to its mouth at North Hudson. Photo credit: Keely Kernan
“The Nibi Water Walks are based in Ojibwe Ceremonial Water Teachings. The reason we walk is to honor the rivers and all water and to speak to the water spirits so that there will be healthy rivers, lakes and oceans for our ancestors in the generations to come. When we are walking for the water, we are in ceremony from the beginning of the day until we retire at day’s end. We try to move like the river, continuously all day long, every day until we reach our destination. We carryView more
Free admission, donations accepted
Nibi walkers must attend a 3-hour orientation session at the Phipps Center for the Arts in Hudson on March 7, 2020.