Opening: Gathering Drums | Prayer and Smudge

Opening: Gathering Drums | Prayer and Smudge

Father and Son Drummers from the African Nova Scotian Community (Wayn Hamilton and Khalifa Jallo-Hamilton) and Mi’kmaw First Nation (Jeff Ward and Oonig Paul-Ward) welcome delegates to the International Restorative Conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada on June 27, 2016 before Elder Geri Musqua-LeBlanc, coordinator of the Elders in Residence Program at Dalhousie University, delivers the Welcome to Mi’kmaw Territory prayer and smudge.