Ta na wa Ns7éyx̱nitm ta Snew̓íyelh
Language & Cultural Affairs
Tel̓tel̓númut Cht (Studying Who We Are)
Tel̓tel̓númut Cht is a program that Ta na wa Ns7éyx̱nitm ta Snew̓íyelh began offering to Nation Members as of February 17, 2021. It is delivered in a virtual webinar format, and features a guest presentation on a specialized Sḵwx̱wú7mesh subject. After the formal presentation portion, the session ends with time for questions and answers and a chance for participants to win door prizes.
The department is pleased to share the recordings of these sessions. Note that this content is intended for Nation Members only and should not be shared publicly. chet kw’enmantúmi (we thank you). More videos coming soon!
Would you like to participate in an upcoming Tel̓tel̓númut Cht session? To sign up and receive the link to join online, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw History Book For Sale
We are excited to announce that tiná7 cht ti temíxw (We Come From This Land) will be published in early January 2024! The book is intended to be a snapshot – a collection of some of the multi-faceted stories and histories that are held by the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh People and a starting point for future conversations.
Squamish Strong Protocol Agreements Signed
As a part of the celebrations of the 100-year anniversary of the Amalgamation of Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw, we are pleased to announce the Nation is signing a Wa Iyí̓m ta Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Protocol Agreement with the City of North Vancouver, District of Squamish, and the City of Vancouver respectively.
New Squamish Nation Residential Tenancy Regulations for Sen̓áḵw
Today, the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw announces that the protections in the British Columbia Residential Tenancy Act (BCRTA) will be in place for the Sen̓áḵw development and for future on-reserve housing developments.