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Enhancing Parallel Learning - A Youth Perspective

The day left a conversation within my inner self, how can I respond to the western world in a more meaningful and impactful way with my culture and traditions. My late elders would always encourage me to respond with respect and clarity.

Vision Book Making

If you don't have a creative bone in your body, that’s fine! You do not have to be an artist to create a vision book; it’s all about defining your goals and what that looks like to you.

Intergenerational Wisdom - A Film By Ethan Twoyoungmen

The main purpose of this film is to inspire Indigenous youth across Alberta, possibly Canada! Being an Indigenous young adult is challenging, not to mention the obstacles that youth are facing

Tips from Community Members - Staying Positive and Healthy

I’ve asked several people in the community and neighboring nations on what they’ve been doing to stay positive at home during this lockdown due to Covid-19. I prepared 3 simple questions and sent it to those who were open to sharing their response. 

A Youth Explosion (AYE) 2019 Video

We are very excited to share the video of our 2019 A Youth Explosion (AYE) event. Many thanks to Trevor Solway for the video summary of a special night - so many memories come back after watching it!

Story Jam - Capturing Your Visions

April’s Story Jam will be hosted by Danii Kehler who is walking us through how to create vision books and do some goal setting.

We Won't Be Stopped!

Our stories are not cancelled, our community of storytellers and leaders are not cancelled, we are not cancelled! It’s a unique time to get more creative and discover news ways of doing things! 

Gentle Action In Challenging Times

How do we listen to those who are in different places, spaces, and realities than our own? How can you connect with them and build empathy, compassion, and shared understanding that makes our collective responses stronger?

Artist Sikipinakii Shares Creative Process

Artist Sikipinakii shares the creative process leading up to the February Zine Making Story Jam.

Film making workshop

Wapikoni mobile is offering an opportunity to create Media and Film works for Indigenous youth and community here in Calgary! It's free and Drop in. February 18th to March 2nd.

Indigenous Mentorship Learning Day: Enhancing Parallel Learning on Jan 30

Do you or your organization have experience mentoring Indigenous youth? Do you want to explore the connection between Elders and youth? Are you willing to share your learning and hear what others have learned? Join us on Jan 30!

A Youth Explosion 2019 - A Year Like No Other!

AYE has always had this amazing ripple effect. The youth presenters encourage, inspire and change the people who hear their stories, which then ripples out to more people feeling empowered to share their stories...