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KWE! Meet with Indigenous Peoples: come and meet the 11 Indigenous nations in Quebec

QUEBEC CITY, Aug. 17, 2017 – KWE! Meet with Indigenous Peoples is a free event that will take place on September 1 to 3 at the Place de l’Assemblée-Nationale in Quebec City (next to the fontaine de Tourny). This outreach event will showcase the 11 Indigenous nations in Quebec through cultural and musical performances, culinary experiences, demonstrations of traditional knowledge and a tourist hub […]

by pmnationtalk on August 17, 2017109 Views

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Media Advisory – Invitation to a Press Conference – A Spectacular Parade to Top Off Canada Pride Montréal 2017 Celebrations

A HOST OF LGBTTIQA2S COMMUNITIES’ ALLIES AND SUPPORTERS TO TAKE PART STARTING AT NOON ON SUNDAY AUGUST 20 MONTRÉAL, Aug. 20, 2017 – Following a route symbolically linking the former West end “village” to the present day gay village, a contingent of Indigenous Peoples will open the parade while several public personalities from all three levels of government […]

by pmnationtalk on August 17, 2017102 Views

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FENFC: Celebration of Nations

Click here to read Official Launch WHEN September 08, 2017 at 5pm – 10pm WHERE FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, 250 St. Paul Street, St. Catharines, ON NT5

by aanationtalk on August 9, 2017131 Views

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Tyendinaga Territory Annual Pow Wow

From August 12, 2017 to August 13, 2017 Saturday Aug 12th 2017 7:00 am Sunrise Ceremony 9:00 am Gates Open 12:00 pm Grand Entry 5:00 pm Supper Break 6:30 pm Evening Grand Entry 8:00 pm Social Sunday Aug 13th 2017 7:00 am Sunrise Ceremony 9:00 am Gates Open 12:00 pm Grand Entry 4:00 pm Closing […]

by aanationtalk on August 8, 2017121 Views

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CHRA: Congress 2018 – Call for Proposals

Canadian Housing and Renewal Association 50th National Congress on Housing and Homelessness April 24th to 27th, 2018 Delta Hotels Ottawa City Centre 101 Lyon Street North Ottawa, Ontario The Canadian Housing and Renewal Association (CHRA) is seeking proposals for the 50th National Congress on Housing and Homelessness, taking place April 24th to April 27th in […]

by aanationtalk on August 8, 201780 Views

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APCFNC Shake On It! Presented by Cando and the Aboriginal Business Match (ABM)

October 22, 2017 9:00am to October 27, 2017 5:00pm Details Interested in economic development capacity building and making business deals all in one action-packed week? Co-hosted by Saint Mary’s First Nation and the Joint Economic Development Initiative (JEDI),  decision makers have the opportunity to take their business development to the next level at Shake On It! – […]

by pmnationtalk on August 4, 2017156 Views

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APCFNC: Characteristics of a Nation-to-Nation Relationship – Dialogue Series

September 7, 2017 8:00am to September 7, 2017 6:00pm Details Save the Date!! Dialogue 4: Wealth Creation Registration Cost: $350 For further information contact Corinne Carroll at ccarroll@iog.ca Register Now In the fourth event of our five-part dialogue series “Characteristics of a Nation-to-Nation Relationship,” the Institute on Governance, and Canadians for a New Partnership, is bringing together […]

by pmnationtalk on August 4, 201770 Views

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Official August 2017 program – Montreal’s 375th anniversary celebrations – Société des célébrations du 375e anniversaire de Montréal

MAJOR EVENTS PLANNED FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST! Montréal Symphonique, Nova Stella and a third installment of Sessions 375 MONTREAL, July 31, 2017  – The Society for the Celebration of Montréal’s 375th Anniversary is promising to continue dazzling audiences this coming August with a series of large-scale events that are sure to wow! On August 19, at the foot […]

by pmnationtalk on July 31, 2017115 Views

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Asinabka Film & Media Arts Festival, August 9-13, 2017

Asinabka Film & Media Arts Festival “Celebrating Indigenous Arts in Algonquin Territory” August 9-13, 2017 Ottawa, Ontario Canada The 6th annual Asinabka Festival is excited to present the best contemporary Indigenous film, art and music from Canada and around the world. The Festival takes place over 5 days at Asinabka (Victoria Island), the Canadian Museum of Nature, […]

by pmnationtalk on July 24, 2017122 Views

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Celebrate 10 years of Fusion Festival in Holland Park this weekend

July 19, 2017 Surrey, BC – Surrey Fusion Festival—B.C.’s largest multicultural event—celebrates its 10th anniversary alongside Canada’s 150th birthday in Holland Park this weekend. The event will offer a lineup of Canadian and international talent, including Nelly Furtado, Classified and Amrinder Gill. Attendees will have the opportunity to engage with Indigenous culture in an expanded Canada 150 Zone, […]

by pmnationtalk on July 21, 2017103 Views

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“Celebrating a Century of Genius” September 7th through 10th in Montreal

A Celebration Dedicated to Honouring the Life and Legacy of Albert Einstein Events include Einstein Youth Forum, Genius 100 Innovation Summit and a special dinner featuring visionaries that include Amal Elsana Alh’jooj, Yoshua Bengio, Guy Laliberte, Nancy Lublin, Rick Hansen, Chris Hadfield and Craig and Marc Kielburger TORONTO, July 19, 2017  – The Einstein Legacy Project is proud to announce “Celebrating a Century […]

by pmnationtalk on July 21, 2017105 Views

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A proud welcome to Edmonton’s K-Days

July 20, 2017 “K-Days offers a bounty of excitement and fun for Albertans and visitors from all over, and is a great way to experience everything Alberta has to offer during Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation. “As a modern festival nearly as old as our country, K-Days celebrates Alberta’s vibrant culture and rich history. The […]

by pmnationtalk on July 20, 2017102 Views

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Golf Tournament – Chiefs of the Southern First Nations of Manitoba

July 17, 2017 Join us for our 3rd Golf Tournament! All proceeds will be going towards the creation of our very own Youth Council. The Youth Council will give our First Nations youth the opportunity to have a voice within our organization and to help guide them to their goals. In addition, the Youth Council […]

by pmnationtalk on July 17, 201753 Views

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First Nations Medicine Sound Journey

LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER! Let First Nations healers Medicine Song Woman Brenda MacIntyre and Heather Clear Wind Blows Over the Moon take you on a one-of-a-kind medicine sound journey of soul-soothing songs. Brenda’s powerful Juno Award-winning healing voice connects you with your spirit while Heather drums the big drum; its rich nurturing sound guides your […]

by aanationtalk on July 14, 201743 Views

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Petroglyph Paint Night with Mi’kmaq Artist Marcus Gosse: St. George’s, Stephenville and Corner Brook

July 13, 2017 Sign up Now! Experience Qalipu presents Petroglyph Paint Night with Host Marcus Gosse. A paint night with a cultural twist.  Join Marcus as he leads you through a discovery of ancient Mi’kmaq petroglyphs, and then have fun incorporating them into your own painting.  You will leave with your own beautiful piece of […]

by pmnationtalk on July 14, 201749 Views

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MNBC 2017 Annual General Meeting Official Notice

Join us on September 21st through to the 24th, 2017, in Dawson Creek, BC at the Encana Events Centre (EEC) to celebrate our Métis Nation’s achievments and successes of this last fiscal year of 2016-17 and establish new goals for 2017-18. The Encana Events Centre (EEC) is a 10 minute walk, located directly behind the host hotels (Map & Directions). […]

by aanationtalk on July 13, 201760 Views

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MNA: Back to Batoche Days

July 13th, 2017 Join in one of the most celebrated Métis Festivals in North America – Back to Batoche Days. This celebration has been enjoyed for nearly 50 years by Métis across North America. This year, events will also include Alberta Day celebrations on Friday, July 21, featuring a number of performers from all over […]

by aanationtalk on July 13, 2017124 Views

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MNBC: Métis Celebration!

Saturday July 29, 2017 Surrey Museum 1 – 4 PM Flyer NT4

by aanationtalk on July 13, 201750 Views

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9th Annual First Nations Child Welfare Gala – First Nations Child and Family Caring Society

2017 Gala Theme: Supporting the Rights of First Nations Children Join us on October 19th at the Club Regent Casino Event Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba for an evening in support of equity for First Nations children. Tickets include a four course meal, art auction, silent auction and amazing entertainment! Also on October 19th: morning workshop […]

by aanationtalk on July 13, 201779 Views

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MNA: Elk Island Hosts Parks Day Festivities

July 12, 2017 Elk Island National Park will be hosting Parks Day events this Saturday, July 15th, and Métis Nation of Alberta members are welcome to join in the festivities! Exploring by canoe, camping under star-filled skies and outdoor living are all traditions that have been part of Canada’s 150 year legacy. Come embrace these […]

by pmnationtalk on July 13, 201742 Views

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MNO: The First Ontario Metis Youth Leadership Conference

July 11, 2017 The Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) Youth Council is hosting its first annual Ontario Métis Youth Leadership Conference to be held on Wednesday August 16 and Thursday August 17 in Kenora, Ontario. Youth who attend will participate in the Youth Leadership Conference starting on Wednesday, August 16 and will also attend the 2017 MNO […]

by pmnationtalk on July 12, 201756 Views

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MNBC: Walk for Reconciliation 2017

SAVE THE DATE – Walk for Reconciliation (September 24) In 2013 the first Walk for Reconciliation was held in Vancouver. More than 70,000 people came out to show their support for transforming and renewing the very essence of relationships among Indigenous peoples and all Canadians. Since then the WFR have continued to encourage people all […]

by pmnationtalk on July 12, 201731 Views

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Eel Ground First Nation -Natoaganeg- Powwow July 13th to 16th, 2017

Date: Thursday, July 13, 2017 – 6:00am to Sunday, July 16, 2017 – 5:30pm Thursday July 13th: 6:00 am – Sunrise Ceremony at the Powwow Grounds 7:00 am – Breakfast for Elders & Powwow Workers 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Vendors Registration $50.00 Non-Electric Site $100.00 Electric site 12 ft x 12ft for each site for weekend […]

by pmnationtalk on July 11, 201772 Views

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12th Annual Paddle for the Peace

EVENT: Saturday, July 8, 2017 – 09:00 to 17:00 The Paddle for the Peace is held annually to celebrate and recognize the need to protect the Valley and retain its critical ecosystem values in the face of the threat of the Site C dam. The Paddle is a day long event that begins on the […]

by pmnationtalk on July 7, 201752 Views

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Annual MNA Region 3 Stampede Breakfast

Posted on: July 6th, 2017 July 14, 2017 7:00 am – 11:00 am MNA Region 3 Office 1415 28th Street NE Calgary, Alberta Join Region 3 and enjoy food, family, friends, and music at their Annual Stampede Breakfast. For more information, Contact Marlene Lanz at (403) 815-6720 or 1-800-267-5844. Click here to download the PDF poster. NT5

by pmnationtalk on July 6, 201786 Views

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MNCFN: The Warrior In Us – A Celebration of Sport

The Warrior In Us – A Celebration of Sport July 20 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm Everyone is welcome to join us for Traditional Drumming; Dancing & Craft Vendors; Athletes Panel Q&A Screening of “Wide Awake” a film about the Front Runners; Traditional Sports; and Live Entertainment from local musicians! This is a FREE […]

by ahnationtalk on July 5, 201778 Views

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2017 Métis Nation BC Annual General Meeting

Métis Nation BC invites you to SAVE THE DATES of September 22, 23 and 24, for the 2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM). This year the AGM will be hosted by MNBC, and the North East Métis Community Association (NEMA) of Dawson Creek, at the Encana Entertainment Centre at #1-300 Highway 2. Travel days for delegates […]

by aanationtalk on June 27, 2017107 Views

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FNMIEAO Educator Conference: Hearing The Truth

2017 Conference Details Date: Saturday, October 28 and Sunday, October 29 Location:  Beal Secondary School      525 Dundas Street       London       N6B 1W5 Theme: Hearing The Truth… Please do not call the school for information. They are only allowing us to use their facilities. Registration is now open! Go […]

by aanationtalk on June 27, 201769 Views

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Toronto’s Waterfront Comes Alive for Canada’s 150th at the Redpath Waterfront Festival

TORONTO, June 26, 2017 – Celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary at the annual Redpath Waterfront Festival (RWF) presented by Billy Bishop Airport this Canada Day weekend, July 1-3. The waterfront will come to life with interactive shows and entertainment, food, drink, shopping, games and much more in two beautiful parks: Sherbourne Common and HTO Park. This year, the Redpath Waterfront […]

by aanationtalk on June 27, 2017109 Views

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Citizenship Reaffirmation Ceremonies at all four Canada Days locations on July 1 to mark Canada’s 150th birthday – City of Toronto

26-Jun-2017 On Canada Day, Citizenship Reaffirmation Ceremonies presented by CIBC in partnership with the Government of Canada and the City of Toronto, will take place at all Canada Days event locations, Nathan Phillips Square, Mel Lastman Square, Scarborough Civic Centre and Humber Bay Park West. The ceremonies, which invite Canadians to take the Oath of […]

by aanationtalk on June 26, 201784 Views

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8th NAN Food Symposium

Join us for another exciting food gathering in beautiful Quetico National Park approximately 1 hour west of Thunder Bay. The camp is situated on the lake with great accommodations and recreational activities. Most of the presenters will be from your communities and eager to share their knowledge and skills with you. For more information, please […]

by aanationtalk on June 26, 201762 Views

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Deadline for MNO AGA Special Resolutions

M E M O R A N D U M To: MNO citizens, Community Councils, PCMNO From: France Picotte, MNO Chair Date: June 22, 2017 Subject: 2017 Annual General Assembly—Deadline for Special Business Resolutions The 2010 MNO Annual General Assembly (“AGA”) passed a unanimous resolution that all future resolutions brought to MNO AGAs, which propose […]

by aanationtalk on June 26, 201754 Views

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National Aboriginal Day kicks off Indigenous Arts Festival at Fort York tomorrow

June 20, 2017 The 23rd annual National Aboriginal Day begins tomorrow at 10 a.m. at Fort York National Historic Site, launching the five-day Indigenous Arts Festival. The festival will showcase performances by more than 30 indigenous artists from across Canada, featuring traditional and contemporary music, dance, theatre, storytelling, visual arts, crafts and food. From tomorrow […]

by pmnationtalk on June 20, 2017139 Views

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PAMA: Peel & Canada 150

FREE Summer Admission for July & August in Celebration of Peel and Canada 150 at PAMA!   Peel 150: Stories of Canada exhibition opens at the Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA) on June 29, 2017 – just in time for Canada’s 150th birthday on July 1. The County of Peel (now Region of Peel) […]

by aanationtalk on June 20, 201781 Views

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Save the Date: National Aboriginal Day & 2nd Annual Rock Your Roots Walk for Reconciliation

People of all ages, cultural backgrounds and abilities, are invited to ‘save the date’ to celebrate National Aboriginal Day and “Rock Your Roots” Walk for Reconciliation in Victoria Park on Wednesday, June 21. The “Rock Your Roots” Walk begins at 10:00 a.m. and is part of many activities celebrating National Aboriginal Day, beginning with a […]

by ahnationtalk on June 20, 201785 Views

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City Celebrates National Aboriginal Day – City of Regina

In recognition of the significant contributions, diversity and heritage of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples, the City of Regina is honoured to host its 5th celebration of National Aboriginal Day. On Wednesday, June 21 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., please join us in Victoria Park for: •    Grand Entry •    Opening Prayer – […]

by aanationtalk on June 20, 201769 Views

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Dease River First Nation Band Member Gathering July 23–25, 2017

June 19, 2017 July 23 we will provide supper for people arriving July 24 & 25 meetings to start at 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Agenda will be available two weeks prior to the Gathering Following the DRFN Gathering, there will be the KDC AGM from July 26–28, Location TBA Daily evening events will be posted We will […]

by pmnationtalk on June 20, 201750 Views

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Hiding in Plain Sight: Discovering the Métis Nation in the Archival Records of Library and Archives Canada

The Métis Nation, the second largest of three Aboriginal Peoples of Canada, traces its descent of mixed ancestry from First Nations and Europeans involved in the fur trade. The Métis emerged as a distinct people or nation in the historic Northwest during the course of the 18th and 19th centuries. This area is known as […]

by ahnationtalk on June 16, 2017276 Views

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Listuguj Mi’gmaq Government: Welcome Home Event

Date/Time Date(s) – Wednesday Jun 21 17 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Location Category(ies) No Categories The LMG will be hosting a Welcome Home event for our residential school survivors Wednesday June 21, 2017 at 1 p.m. at the Elders Lodge. A meal will be provided along with other refreshments. If you have any questions […]

by pmnationtalk on June 16, 201761 Views

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Event Advisory – Indigenous Voices Rising

TORONTO, June 15, 2017 – On June 22, 2017, PEN Canada will host Indigenous Voices Rising as part of the Ideas in Dialogue Discussion Series, in partnership with the Toronto Public Library. Panelists Lisa Charleyboy, Cherie Dimaline, Lee Maracle and Gerald McMaster will join moderator Lenard Monkman for a discussion of Indigenousstorytelling, and the opportunities […]

by aanationtalk on June 15, 201794 Views

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Saskatoon Tribal Council: Info Session/ Q&A Home Ownership

June 14, 2017 Thursday, June 22, 2017 12:00pm Saskatoon Tribal Council 200-335 Packham Avenue Large Boardroom We have invited Tanya Larose, Realtor of Re/Max, to provide information about the process towards home ownership and to answer any home ownership questions you may have. Please join us for this information session!! Refreshments will be provided. RSVP […]

by pmnationtalk on June 15, 201751 Views

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Spirit of 150 Victoria is June 21 – July 1 at Victoria’s Inner Harbour

June 14, 2017 Join us downtown for 11 days of 100+ live music performances which kick off next Wednesday at Victoria’s Inner Harbour to commemorate Canada’s 150th. Spirit of 150 Victoria events will run from June 21 – July 1, 2017 featuring family-friendly activities, multicultural performances and local food vendors. Canada’s 150th will culminate in spectacular […]

by pmnationtalk on June 15, 201762 Views

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Celebrate Aboriginal Day at City Centre Community Centre – City of Richmond

13 June 2017 Spend this Saturday afternoon taking in a traditional drumming ceremony and blessing, live music and dancing and a community art session at City Centre Community Centre. This free family event on June 17 from 2 to 4 p.m. is a unique and local way to celebrate this year’s National Aboriginal Day. Elder […]

by ahnationtalk on June 14, 201776 Views

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Indspire: Youth Tour stops in Yellowknife

June 13, 2017Special Performance by Mob Bounce ft. DJ Kookum Join us in Yellowknife on June 20 for Indspire’s fourth stop on our Youth Laureate Cross Canada Tour, a Canada 150 initiative. Along with Host Moderator, Suzette Amaya, three inspiring Indigenous Youth Laureates – Thomas Dymond, Elizabeth Zarpa and Fauna Kingdon.  This panel-style event is […]

by pmnationtalk on June 14, 201780 Views

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City of Regina – National Aboriginal Day

In recognition of the significant contributions, diversity and heritage of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples, the City of Regina is honoured to host its 5th celebration of National Aboriginal Day. On Wednesday, June 21 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., please join us in Victoria Park for: Grand Entry Opening Prayer – Elder Norma-Jean […]

by pmnationtalk on June 14, 201793 Views

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Qalipu FN: A Taste of the Great Outdoors

June 12, 2017 We’ve all roasted hot dogs and made smores but, you would be surprised about the culinary delights that can be prepared around an open fire. Let Executive Chefs Frank Widmer and Alain Bosse be your guide to exploring the possibilities! Accompanied by songs and storytelling by Mi’kmaq Park Interpreter Kevin Barnes and […]

by pmnationtalk on June 13, 201793 Views

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June 15th Cultural Gathering with Fraser Valley Metis Association

Join Fraser Valley for their event on June 15th for fun activities for all ages! Read more: http://www.mnbc.ca/news-events/posts/june-15th-cultural-gathering-with-fraser-valley-me NT5

by aanationtalk on June 13, 201777 Views

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Here in the 6ix: Celebrate Multiculturalism Day – Red Sky Performance

June 27, 2017 at 7:00 am – 8:30 am As part of Multicultural Day at the Harbourfront Centre, we will hold a sunrise ceremony with Elders and singers on the shore of Lake Ontario followed by a dance duet and live music performance in the pond. Not to be missed. Natrel Pond Harbourfront Centre, Toronto […]

by aanationtalk on June 13, 2017102 Views

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Canada 150 Initiative Rhythm of the Nation to have inaugural performance in Toronto

TORONTO, June 13, 2017 – Rhythm of the Nation, an original music and street dance performance featuring a multicultural Canadian cast, is coming to Toronto’s waterfront July 1-3 for the seventh annual Redpath Waterfront Festival (RWF) presented by Billy Bishop Airport. Written to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Canada’s Confederation and funded by the Canada […]

by aanationtalk on June 13, 201760 Views

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NCC: Indigenous Place Making in the Capital

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 6:30pm – 8:30pm Capital Urbanism Lab, 40 Elgin Street, 2nd Floor, Ottawa As part of National Aboriginal Day, Indigenous youth from across the country will come together to participate in a design workshop. The aim is to provide opportunities for young professionals to help transform the fabric of our capital […]

by pmnationtalk on June 13, 201775 Views

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