The Waseskun Circle

Waseskun is a Cree word referring to that time just after a storm, when the dark clouds begin to part, the blue sky appears, and the first rays of sunlight shine through.

STAYING SAFE

Winter 2019 / 2020 ELDER’S CORNER “We have been given some very important tools in this life’s journeyto help us remain focused, strong and at

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WELCOMING!

Summer / Fall 2019 ELDER’S CORNER “Your eyes show the strength of your soul”   WASESKUN’S FIRST REBUILDING THE CIRCLE GATHERING by: John Willcocks  Waseskun

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REBUILDING THE CIRCLE

Winter/Spring 2018-2019  ELDER’S CORNER “We can only be what we give ourselves the power to be” REBUILDING THE CIRCLE – YEAR ONE by John Willcocks

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HONOURING OUR ELDERS

Fall 2017 FALL EQUINOX / CHANGE OF SEASONS CELEBRATIONS ‘Honouring our Elders’ Waseskun celebrated the Fall Equinox with a Change of Seasons Ceremony on September

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SUMMER MEDICINES

Summer 2017 Kanakwen:sera entewarihwa:seronni (Settling Matters That Cause Anger) Bryan joined the Waseskun team as a Helper in late July 2017. Bryan is a traditional

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Traditional Medicines

Winter 2016/2017 EDITORIAL Traditional medicines are a combination of skills, practices, knowledge and beliefs used by many indigenous cultures to treat, prevent or improve either

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OUR STRENGTH

Fall 2016 EDITORIAL The wisdom of Our Elders and Medicine people guides us along our personal journeys. The echo of our Elders’ words has had

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HEALTH

Summer 2016 EDITORIAL The residents who arrive at Waseskun have chosen to face the challenges in their lives.  In order for them to succeed in

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THE AWAKENING

Spring 2016 EDITORIAL Spring is a wonderful experience.  The whole world comes alive after winter.  It fills up with color and the smell of greenery. 

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WHAT LIES WITHIN

Winter 2015/2016 EDITORIAL Billions of people around the world brought in the New Year with prayers for peace, unity, courage, wisdom and healing. Each New

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PERSONAL JOURNEYS

Fall 2015 EDITORIAL Many of our teachings come from Mother Nature.  When we think about the fall season, we most often remember the trees and

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PERSONAL JOURNEY

June/July 2015 EDITORIAL When you came to Waseskun, you chose to take the steps to improve your life and that of your loved ones.  You

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