Cecelia will take you on a journey, her very personal journey by sharing her life experiences. Cecelia will touch on colonialism, 60's scoop, residential schools, reconciliation, and healing. An important man in Cecelia's life is her dad and his life and how colonialism affected him and our community. Cecelia will share with you profound stories of sadness, loss, understanding and forgiveness in a way she hopes that you will walk away feeling moved in so many ways. Please join Cecelia in the Magic Canoe!
Cecelia Reekie is a member of the Haisla First Nation, who lives in Aldergrove with her husband. She is a cultural presenter with the Langley School District and facilitates many different workshops for students. Cecelia has also presented in many other school districts be it Pro D or directly with students, faith organizations, businesses and non-profit organizations as well.