Bear Growler, Frog Croaker, Rasp

Bear Growler, Frog Croaker, Rasp

The Rasp is a traditional percussion instrument in many Indigenous culture in the Americas and around the world. The Southern Ute Nation call it a “Bear Growler”, in Central America it is called a Güiro (often made from a hollow gourd), many people associate the sound with Bullfrogs…other nations have other names (please comment if…

1812 in 2017 at Backus Mills

1812 in 2017 at Backus Mills

[su_note note_color=”#1B9D1B” text_color=”#000000″]Due to circumstances beyond our control, we will NOT be in attendance at the Backus reenactment. Stay tuned to the site (join the mailing list) for our next event![/su_note] Journey back in time with us to Backus Heritage Conservation Area, Sept. 9 & 10 for the annual 1812 reenactment. More than 200 Soldiers,…

2017 Grassroots Pow Wow

2017 Grassroots Pow Wow

This is our first time participating in the Grassroots Pow Wow in Cambridge, Ontario. This is a one day event; Sat. 19 August from 10am – 6pm in Forbes Park (16 Kribs St., Cambridge, ON) The theme is “Honoring Our Future Leaders” – appropriate considering the young people who have worked so hard to bring…