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News Release: September 27, 2018

Photography Exhibition About Reconciliation Opens at PAMA This Weekend

BRAMPTON, ON. (Sept. 27, 2018) – Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA) presents Caring Across Boundaries: A Photography Exhibition, from the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada. It is a collaboration between photographer Liam Sharp, champion for First Nations children Cindy Blackstock, and three First Nations communities in Ontario, New Brunswick and British Columbia.

In a visual journey aimed toward reconciliation, Caring Across Boundaries brings awareness to the challenges and dreams of First Nations communities. Reconciliation is based on a better understanding of our shared history and is built on mutual trust, respect, and a genuine commitment to our collective well-being and prosperity.

Caring Across Boundaries opens this weekend during PAMA’s Culture Days celebrations. PAMA is free all weekend during Culture Days, September 29 and 30, as part of a cultural collaboration with the Region of Peel, the City of Brampton, the Brampton Library and our creative community.

Programming Highlights

PAMA is a place to explore and learn about Peel Region’s culture and heritage, and to converse, question and tell stories to help make new and fascinating connections to the surrounding community. Throughout the year, PAMA offers a variety of workshops and programs for all ages: students, families, adults and seniors. Operated by the Region of Peel, PAMA is located at 9 Wellington St. Brampton. Visit to learn more.

The Region of Peel works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe and connected Community for Life for more than 1.5 million people and 175,000 businesses in the cities of Brampton and Mississauga and the Town of Caledon. Peel's services touch the lives of residents every day. Recognized as a leader in management and service delivery, the Region of Peel is the only government organization at any level to receive Excellence Canada's Platinum Award for Excellence, Innovation and Wellness®. For more information about the Region of Peel, explore and follow us on Twitter at @regionofpeel.

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Lisa Cox
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Region of Peel
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