Your Sacred Body for a Sacred New Life

“New Life Beginning” Gatherings For Native American Women of childbearing age and their Partners or Family Support Members

Date:
Thursday, March 30
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location:
Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center
2300 15th Ave. South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Registration:
Registration is necessary. Email or Call for registration form:
email – Jo Lightfeather
phone – 612-728-2031
No Cost

All materials for activities are provided.

Bring Pot Luck Item if you want

Limited to 20 Participants: first to get completed registration and returned to Jo Lightfeather are first to be confirmed as registered.

While contemplating having a family, Menominee Elder Nelda Goodman will talk about the importance of presenting tobacco to an Elder acquaintance or relative to receive their blessing and teachings, the importance of being alcohol and drug free prior to conception and during pregnancy, and the significance of developing a spiritual bond with your baby prior to and following birth. The activity will be creating a fleece infant blanket, lap blanket, or nursing cloth. All supplies provided.

This event is made possible by a grant from the Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and the MIWRC Learning Center Training which is funded in part by the State of Minnesota – DHS, Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division, American Indian Section

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