TRC & Orange Shirt Day 2023

Below is a compendium of resources and events that respect Truth and Reconciliation Day/Orange Shirt Day (September 30 2023) 
What is Orange Shirt Day? How is it respected throughout Atlantic Canada?

Indigenous Community Events for Sept 30th

Membertou First Nation Truth and Reconciliation events

Milbrook First Nation Truth and Reconciliation events

Qalipu First Nation Truth and Reconciliation Sept 30th

Pictou Landing First Nation Asks you to Remember, September 29th

Mi’kmawey Debert Cultural Centre (MDCC)

Mi’kmaw Native Friendship Centre Events

Ugpi’ganjip (Eel River Bar First Nation) Truth and Reconciliation events.  

St. Mary’s First Nation, Wolastoqiyik WTCI/WNNB National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Events Schedule

Native Council of PEI, in partnership with UPEI and IKERAS faculty invite you to: Kairos Mass Blanket Exercise, September 30th, 2023 (1pm) 

Lennox Island First Nation Orange Shirt Day Activities 

Orange Shirt Day Resources
University Events and Resources
Dalhousie University

TRC Mental Health Resources (pdf)
Truth and Reconciliation Learning Resources (pdf)

St. Francis Xavier University

2023 National Day for Truth and Reconciliation – Orange Shirt Day

2023 National Day of Truth and Reconciliation | St. Francis Xavier University (

Mount Saint Vincent University

Treaty Day Celebration & Mi’kmaw History Month on October 1st (Events and initiatives – Mount Saint Vincent University (

National Truth and Reconciliation Day: a day for important reflection 

St. Mary’s University

Commemorating the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation | SMU News and Events

Acadia University

Indigenizing the Canadian Academy as Reconciliation: What Means and Whose Ends – Acadia University

National Truth & Reconciliation Day (Recognizing) – Acadia University

Cape Breton University

Every Child Matters: Learning Space – Cape Breton University (

University of New Brunswick

National Day for TRC (both Campuses)

St. Thomas University

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation: Orange Shirt Day 

Mount Allison University

Mount Allison Indigenous ceremony, events, and activities | Mount Allison (


Truth and Reconciliation Day (TRC) | University of Prince Edward Island (


Orange Shirt Day | Indigenous | Memorial University of Newfoundland (