Respected first nations elder evicted from home and office after 28 years of Toronto residency

February 26, 2017

Thirty day, only 30 days notice given to internationally-honored Mohawk elder, Danny Beaton to vacate his home.


Elder Danny Beaton (r) with author

The eviction notice:


A troubling eviction process which raises the issue of race.

Danny’s awards:


Elder Beaton continues to be a valued advisor to the Springwater Park Citizens’ Coalition.


February 6, 2017


Latest First Nations Drum article:

Children of Attawapiskat, Elder Danny Beaton
In Memory of Alicja Rozanska

On the Nature of Evil

February 5, 2017

In today’s modern world.

Within each of us.

A fine discussion by a very important Anishinaabe elder: Eddie Benton-Benai

December 29, 2016

The journey of the Ojibwe from the mouth of the St. Lawrence River, to Ontario and then onto Wisconsin.


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This explains the understanding of the land that is Springwater Park.

Ojibwe history

Experience the Native-American oral tradition. Eddie Benton-Benai shares the legacy of his people, speaking of many prophecies, including one that led Ojibwe from the East Coast to Wisconsin and what they would find.

Aired: Sept 1, 2000

Remembrance Day at Springwater Park

October 16, 2016

November 11, 2016, Springwater Provincial Park


Thank you for your support.

Remembrance Day 2016 at Springwater Park

October 10, 2016

A reminder from the volunteers and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.



We are less than 2 months away from the 5th annual Remembrance Day Ceremony at the Springwater Provincial Park Cenotaph. Springwater offers a very peaceful location for this solemn event!

A Joseph Campbell Companion: Reflections on the Art of Living, Joseph Campbell

August 14, 2016


Joseph Campbell

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