Traditional Skills Workshops

VCLA offers a variety of traditional skills upgrading opportunities for adults interested in First Nations culture.

These classes have been held at a variety of locations in the Valley, including at the Annapolis Valley FIrst Nation (AVFN) Learning Centre, 64 Goo-ow Lane, Cambridge, as well as VCLA's head office in Kentville at 49 Cornwallis Street..

Traditional skills workshops are offered in such areas as the making of moccasins, dream catchers, woven baskets, as well as medicine pouches. Workshops also support elders to share and teach their Mi`kmaq language and traditional craft skills to the younger generations, and each other.