First Nations and Cultural Exchanges

Footprints in Stone with student

The City of Quesnel is located on Lhtako Dene First Nation territory. This program explores Carrier First Nations' culture and takes a closer look at how the Carrier people survived off of the land, maintained trade relationships and passed on knowledge through story.

  • Interactive discussion using hands on materials will focus on just First Nations culture or can be combined with exploring interactions between First Nations and settlers. 
  • Explore the museums "Footprints in Stone" exhibit and report your findings
  • Listen to First Nations Elders tell their stories
  • Pretend that you are a trapper or a trader while playing the fur trade game
  • Make a ball and string craft used for hand eye coordination