Sunday February 16th, 1-2pm in Music Box

Headshot-Nyla Carpentier

Powwow 101

Nyla Carpentier-Powwow Dancer

Powwow dancer Nyla Carpentier will lead participants through this high energy dance workshop. Explaining the basics of powwow dancing and touching on its history. A fun, interactive workshop to get your feet dancing to the beat of the drum.

Nyla Carpentier is Tahltan, Kaska, French and Scottish. She began dancing at the age of three at the Odawa Powwow in Ottawa, ON. With over 25 years of experience, Nyla has been teaching all ages for the last 5 years.

Nyla visits us as part of River Market’s Great Canadian Winter Festival!