SKHC Calendar 2017

Teaching words Canada Giizhgad(Gaa-bi-daam-na?) Medicine Sweetgrass/ Mother Earth’s Hair Wiingash july July 25: Preschool Clinic Sweetgrass/ Wiingash/Mother Earth’s Hair One of the four medicines, sweetgrass sits in the South and reminds us of kindness. Found in damp places such as fields and roadsides, its leaves are shiny and root is reddish-purple. When braided, sweetgrass brings together mind, body and spirit. It is used for cleansing smudge and can help when children have nightmares.