Orange Shirt Day

Orange Shirt Day

Monday, September 30th is Orange Shirt Day.   “Orange Shirt Day is a legacy of the St. Joseph Mission residential school commemoration event held in Williams Lake in the spring of 2013.  It grew out of Phyllis’s account of losing her shiny new...
Aboriginal Awareness Week

Aboriginal Awareness Week

May 21-25 Aboriginal Awareness Week has largely focused on giving federal public servants an opportunity to learn more about the Metis, Inuit and First Nation peoples. Since its beginnings in 1992, Aboriginal Awareness Week has moved beyond this original mandate in...

Letter of Support of the Unist’ot’en Camp

The Vancouver Secondary Teachers Association (VSTA) is writing in support of the Unist’ot’en Camp near Houston, BC.  We are concerned about the unjust treatment of the Wet’suwet’en people by the Federal Government’s use of the RCMP to forcibly remove them from...
VDLC Fundraiser for Queen Alexandra School

VDLC Fundraiser for Queen Alexandra School

The film screening of The Road Forward, a film by Marie Clement, will be shown at the Rio Theatre on January 17, 2019. Doors at 6:00PM, show at 6:30PM.  Tickets are $20 (added donations most welcome). Tickets available via Eventbrite The Road Forward, a musical...