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Greenwood’s Wing Welcome featured something for everyone

The seven members of the Defense Aboriginal Advisory Group hosted activities and displays in front of huge teepee at the Welcome Rexpo.
The seven members of the Defense Aboriginal Advisory Group hosted activities and displays in front of huge teepee at the Welcome Rexpo.

CFB GREENWOOD, NS - A day full of sunshine encouraged a big turnout for the Welcome Rexpo at CFB Greenwood on Sept. 9.

A cross section of local clubs, businesses and organizations were on hand. Children lined up for the bounce kingdom apparatus.
Capt. Kimberly Chisholm, who is co-chair of the three-day Wing Welcome event, said the weekend is an opportunity to learn more about all of the activities and programs at 14 Wing and in the wider community.
The Defense Aboriginal Advisory Group hosting some activities and displays in front of huge teepee. Seven members offered bannock and held a smudging to highlight Aboriginal culture.
The Cool Moves BMX group set up a dare devil demonstration in the headquarters parking lot and members of the Society for Creative Anachronism put on various displays.
The Atlantic Cirque from Halifax put on a show Friday evening that was well attended.

Stephane Colin, AKA Spurious, gives a spectator some advice on fighting technique from a pre-1600 AD perspective.


 

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