Saskatoon RC Diocese

Megan McKenna - Storytelling: Handing on Tradition, Sharing the Faith

Storytelling will be front and centre as Megan McKenna presents "Handing on Tradition, Sharing the Faith", hosted by Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish at St Mary's Hall, corner of Avenue 0 South and 20th Street West in Saskatoon.

Sessions include:

  • Elders Storytelling Circle 7:00 pm Friday, March 31;
  • Handing on the Tradition from Elders to Youth 10:00 am Saturday, April 1;
  • Creating Your Own Story (the youthful heart) 2:00 pm Saturday, April 1; and
  • Meet Our Lady of Guadalupe, Patron of the Americas, 2:30 pm Sunday, April 2.

Megan McKenna is an internationally recognized storyteller, theologian, spiritual writer and speaker, with extensive experience working with Indigenous communities across the Americas and around the world. The Storyteller holds a position of honor and authority in many Indigenous communities, binding generations together, keeping traditions and beliefs and practices of the people vital, and asking questions crucial to survival. The Storyteller passed on oral history, knowledge and wisdom, and how to keep the community acting with respect for the Creator and for one another. Come and experience this rich, engaging storytelling tradition!

For more info call 306-653-4945.


Please note that Megan McKenna will also present the Parish Mission at ST. MARY’S PARISH March 25-29. Evening sessions will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, March 27; Tuesday, March 28; Wednesday, March 29.  She will speak on The Woman at the Well, The Man Born Blind, and The Raising of Lazarus as levels of faith and practice in the Community of Beloved Disciples (John’s Church).  Mark your calendars and plan to attend.

Event Date: 
Fri, Mar. 31, 2017 (All day) to Sun, Apr. 02, 2017 (All day)
Contact Person: 
Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Parish
Event Contact Phone: 
306-653-4945
Event Website: 
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Event Location: 
St. Mary's Hall
211 Avenue 0 South, Saskatoon, SK
Canada
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