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Skookum Sound System Community Tour

This event took place on Monday, July 1, 2013 at 9:00pm
Various Locations

Indigenous audio-visual crew Skookum Sound System (from Coast Salish Territory, B.C.) will be tour across the Yukon at the end of the month! They will facilitate DJing, Beatmaking, Singing and video workshops and perform in the territory.

Haines Junction
Workshops Monday June 24th 11AM-5PM at St-Elias School
Contact CAFN Youth Centre Shannon 634-5242

- Workshop Tuesday June 25th and Wednesday June 26th 11AM-5PM at the Yukon College (Trades Wing)
Contact NCES Naomi 335-5920
- Artist Talk and Performance in Whitehorse at the Adaka Cultural Festival Thursday June 27th Artist Talk 1PM and Performance 6PM with Vision Quest, Abstract Original, Casino, Starr Drynock at the Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre
Contact Adaka 667-7698

Dawson City
- Workshop Saturday June 29th 11AM-5PM
- Demo the same day at 6PM, all at KIAC Ballroom
Contact THFN Youth Centre Ricky 993-7129

Old Crow
- Workshop Sunday June 30th 1-7PM at the Youth Centre
- Performance July 1st for Canada Day!
Contact VGFN Jeremy 966-3261 #275

All events are free except show at Adaka ($5 buy one bring one friend for free)
Workshops for youth (ALL 12-18 years old youth are welcome!)
Performances open to everybody

If you want to know more about the artists, check their website www.realskookum.com

This project is a collaboration of the Yukon Film Society (YFS), the Adaka Cultural Festival, Northern Cultural Expression Society (NCES) and Bringing Youth Towards Equality (B.Y.T.E). Community partners are Champagne-Aishihik First Nation, Trondek Hwech’in First Nation, KIAC, Vuntut Gwich’in First Nation

Skookum Sound System Community Tour

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