A ceremony will be held Monday, Sept. 25 on the front steps of City Hall to raise the flag of the Blackfoot Confederacy.
Representatives of the Blackfoot people will join members of Lethbridge City Council and the Indigenous Sharing Network for this ceremony, which will also feature Blackfoot drummers.
Blackfoot Confederacy Flag Raising Ceremony
Monday, Sept. 25 at 11 a.m.
Lethbridge City Hall
The Blackfoot Confederacy flag will be raised as a way of acknowledging that Lethbridge is situated on the lands of the Blackfoot people and giving recognition to the Blackfoot people past, present and future. Raising the flag will also symbolize the importance of our community understanding and responding to the calls to action of the Truth & Reconciliation Commission.
Gerald Gauthier, Communications Consultant