TRADITIONAL CULTURAL KNOWLEDGE
LET'S PLAY MOCCASIN GAME!
Makizinataagewin is an ancient traditional Ojibwe game played for generations in the Great Lakes area. It is a mens game that provides an opportunity for young men to learn the social customs and interactions by playing with elders. It's a game of chance, skill, and deception. Fathom Tribal Fire can facilitate makizin game programming and provide equipment.
LET'S PLAY LACROSSE!
Bagaa'adowewin is the Ojibwe word for the game of lacrosse. our ancestors received the game on the shores of Lake Superior. Like other games in our culture, playing lacrosse is meant to heal and lift the spirts of our people. Playing hard demonstrates how grateful you are for receiving these gifts. Fathom Tribal Fire specializes in facilitating lacrosse programs with over 30 years of experience. We also make traditional Ojibwe lacrosse sticks!