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Understanding Awaadiziwin and its role in achieving Bimaadiziwin

September 21, 2021
11:00 AM EDT - 12:30 PM EDT


We will learn plant medicine knowledge, disease pathology and why culture is the appropriate intervention. We’ll acknowledge cultural components as gifts necessary for life.

Once we understand this knowledge and its requirement to achieve life, we then focus on our reciprocal relationships with medicines, and roles and responsibilities to the land.


Joe Pitawanakwat is an Ojibway from Wiikwemkoong. They are the Founder & Director of Creators Garden, an Indigenous outdoor, and now online, education based business, focused on plant identification, beyond-sustainable harvesting, and teaching every one of their linguistic, historical, cultural, edible, ecological and medicinal significance through experiences. Joe has learned from hundreds of traditional knowledge holders and uniquely blend and reinforce it with and array of western sciences.