Indigenous History Month

In Canada, June is celebrated as National Indigenous History Month, with June 21 recognized as National Indigenous Peoples Day. During this month, Canadians “honour the history, heritage and diversity of Indigenous peoples in Canada. It is also an opportunity to recognize the strength of present-day Indigenous communities” (from

Local Resources

Bawaajigewin Aboriginal Community Circle

Oshawa and Durham Métis

Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation (Anishinaabe)

Research Guide: Oshawa’s Indigenous History:

OM Videos About the Indigenous History in Oshawa

Blog Posts

The Scugog Carrying Place

By Melissa Cole, Curator “Worn smooth like a Buffalo run, caused by the action of countless feet for many generations, many years before white men…

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