WENATCHEE — Wenatchee Valley College will host two free virtual events this week for Native American History Month.

Martina Whelshula and Yvonne Swan will present “The Indian Boarding and Residential School Experience: Healing in a Time of Truth and Justice” from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday. Both Whelshula and Swan are members of the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation.

Bev Sellars, a member of the Xat’sull First Nations Band in Canada, will speak from 3 to 4 p.m. Thursday. Sellars was sent to Canada’s Native board schools and is the author of “They Called Me Number One.”

The public is welcome and registration is required. Go to wvc.edu/CampusLifeEvents.

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