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SaskCulture: Save the Date – Resilience & Respect: Canada 150 & Beyond Gatherings

SaskCulture’s Canada 150 project, funded by Canadian Heritage, called Resilience & Respect: Canada 150 & Beyond, is drawing to an end. Our project partners – the Buffalo People Arts Institute, Gabriel Dumont Institute, Saskatchewan Indigenous Cultural Centre, Saskatchewan Aboriginal Writing Circle Inc., and Saskatchewan Arts Board – worked throughout the year on cultural programming that highlighted the resilience […]

by pmnationtalk on December 8, 201729 Views

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UBCM: 2018 LGLA Leadership Forum Program

Dec. 6, 2017 The full program for the 2018 LGLA Leadership Forum is now available. Keynote speaker Shachi Kurl, Executive Director of the Angus Reid Institute, highlights this year’s agenda. The program also includes sessions on a wide range of topics including responsible conduct, women in local government, the summer 2017 forest fires, and cannabis legalization. The […]

by pmnationtalk on December 7, 201735 Views

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MFNERC: Seeking Good Direction

When the dominion of Canada outlawed the sacred ceremonies and rights of Native people on Turtle Island, the ancestral people of Kallecahoolie and Bolton Lake areas went and hid sacred ceremony in their land west of Amos Lake.” – Jacob Harper, December 1967 MFNERC is co-hosting an Elders’ gathering at Kallecahoolie Lake, June 5-7, 2018. We hope […]

by ahnationtalk on December 6, 201735 Views

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MNA – December 16: Community Christmas Party

December 4th, 2017 Join the Métis Nation of Alberta, after the Special Meeting, for a Community Christmas Party with dinner and entertainment. Date: Saturday, December 16, 2017 Time: 5:30pm Doors Open. Ticket Price: $10 – Proceeds will be going to Nihgi Métis Seniors Lodge All funds raised will be matched by the MNA Location: Courtyard […]

by pmnationtalk on December 6, 201731 Views

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Tungasuvvingat Inuit and Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami Annual Christmas Party

ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY Saturday December 9, 2017 12 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Knights of Columbus 260 McArthur Ave There will be food, games, Airline ticket draw, entertainment and our Special Guest: Santa Claus! Limited Parking is Available For more info contact: Tungasuvvingat Inuit 613-565-5885 EXT 224 Or ITK at 613-238-8181 NT5

by pmnationtalk on November 27, 201748 Views

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Chilliwack Métis Association – Annual Christmas Potluck

November 23rd, 2017 RSVP to this event You are invited to Chilliwack Métis Association’s Annual Christmas Potluck! Join us for an evening of food, music, dancing, games and Christmas cheer! Hope to see you there! >> FLYER Don’t forget to RSVP NT5

by aanationtalk on November 24, 201749 Views

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What’s On at Trent University

Upcoming events include the Drain Chair in Ethics Lecture & Indigenous Research Day Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Every week new and exciting things are happening at Trent University. Come and be inspired through a range of events, public lectures, panel discussions and debates, all open to the community. Here’s what’s on at Trent University this […]

by aanationtalk on November 22, 201741 Views

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PSA – Amiskwaciy History Series: The Michel Band

November 22, 2017 Join Celina Loyer as she presents the story of the Michel Band. The session is part of the Amiskwaciy History Series. Date: Thursday, November 23, 2017 Time: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Location: Edmonton Public Library, Whitemud Crossing Branch, 4211 – 106 Street Cost: Free Loyer is a member of Michel First Nation. […]

by aanationtalk on November 22, 201742 Views

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SKTC: Family Violence Prevention Workshop

Saturday, November 25, 2017 Community event! Keynote Speaker: J.R. LaRose Children’s Activities Door Prize Draws Round Dance The Yellow Quill Justice Program is hosting a one day workshop on the topic of Family Violence Prevention.  This is a free event open to all community members. Presentations will include:  Victim Services, Elder’s teachings, RCMP presentation, motivational […]

by ahnationtalk on November 20, 201735 Views

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Media Advisory – Louis Riel Day Provincial Ceremony at Queen’s Park

TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2017 Louis Riel was the great Métis leader and Father of Confederation executed by the Canadian government on November 16, 1885, for leading the Northwest Resistance in defense of Métis rights. Louis Riel Day is held annually on November 16 to commemorate Riel, celebrate Métis culture and recognize Métis contributions to Canada. Métis communities across Ontario will be holding Louis Riel […]

by aanationtalk on November 15, 201775 Views

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CAMH: Aboriginal Engagement & Outreach Comedy Night

Title Aboriginal Engagement & Outreach Comedy Nigh Event Short Description Join us for a night of comedy with special guests, Don Burnstick and Manifest Destiny’s Child. This is a fundraising event. Proceeds will support the Aboriginal Services Healer-in-Residence Program at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH). Doors open at 7:30pm. Show starts at […]

by ahnationtalk on November 14, 201779 Views

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MNO 2017 Louis Riel Day

The Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) is holding the annual provincial Louis Riel Day ceremony at Queen’s Park in Toronto All MNO citizens and the public are invited to attend. Provincial Louis Riel Day Ceremony 12:00 pm Assemble outside of the Legislative Building Procession led fiddler, veterans, elders and Legion Colour Party Raising the Métis […]

by pmnationtalk on November 2, 201748 Views

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Trent U – Medicine Unbundled: A Journey Through The Minefields of Indigenous Health Care

Event Date: November 2, 2017 A Pine Tree Book Talk – Chanie Wenjack – School for Indigenous Studies A talk by Gary Geddes, the author and editor of 49 books, recipient of the Commonwealth Poetry Prize (American Region) and Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Literary Excellence. “Medicine Unbundled” is the result of 4 years of research […]

by aanationtalk on October 20, 201775 Views

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The First Nations Education Council is proud to present the 2nd annual parental and community involvement conference on November 16 and 17, 2017, at the Manoir Saint-Sauveur.

This year’s theme of the I’M INVOLVED! Conference is “Building Relationships”. Participants will have the opportunity to attend workshops and seminars on a variety of subjects like community involvement, bullying, parent-school relations, parenting skills, and technology in schools. The conference is primarily intended for parents, grandparents and anyone else with parental responsibilities in our member […]

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 201788 Views

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Comedy Night Fundraising Event – November 30, 2017

On behalf of Aboriginal Engagement and Outreach, we are pleased to be hosting a Comedy Night fundraising event with special guests Don Burnstick and Manifest Destiny’s Child. You are invited to join us on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) Auditorium, 252 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario. Doors […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 2017122 Views

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TRU – Indigenous Women Water Defenders: Local to Global

Event Details Date: 19 October 2017 Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Venue: Brown Family House of Learning Categories: Aboriginal, Faculty and Staff, Featured, Law, Lecture, Student Life Name: Katrina Harding Phone Number: 250-852-7690 Email Address: lawevents@tru.ca Cost: Free Website Url: http://www.tru.ca/waterdefenders Room: Barber Centre The Indigenous Women Water Defenders: Local to Global public event […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 201777 Views

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Manitobans Celebrated at Toronto’s imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival

October 12, 2017 Manitoba producers and creators will play a starring role at this year’s imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival, the world’s largest showcase of Indigenous screen content. imagineNATIVE runs October 18 – 22, 2017 in Toronto, ON. As part of the festival, Manitoban Tina Keeper, a Cree actor, humanitarian, activist and founder & […]

by aanationtalk on October 17, 201764 Views

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Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre Christmas Craft Fair and Open House

It’s that time of year again… Need to find gifts for your loved ones? Enjoy drinking cider and eating tasty Christmas cookies? Do your kids want to meet Santa? Well, then this is the event for you! The Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre and Whitehorse Public Library invite you to our Annual Christmas Craft Fair and […]

by pmnationtalk on October 17, 2017100 Views

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First Nations Summit Meeting – BC

The next First Nations Summit meeting is scheduled for: DATE: October 18, 19, & 20, 2017 (Wed. to Fri.) TIME:9:00 AM TO 5:00 PM DAILY (Approximate times only) PLACE: MUSQUEAM COMMUNITY RECREATION CENTRE 6777 SALISH DRIVE VANCOUVER, BC Downloadable Documents: http://fns.bc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/OCTOBER-2017-FNS-MEETING-NOTICE-TO-FIRST-NATIONS.pdf http://fns.bc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Draft-October-2017-FNS-Agenda-as-at-October-13-2017.pdf NT5

by aanationtalk on October 17, 2017136 Views

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Anskohk 2017 Aboriginal Literature Festival

October 14, 2017 The Saskatchewan Aboriginal Writers Circle Inc. is proud to present the Anskohk Festival Oct. 19-21, 2017 with various speakers and authors. NT5

by pmnationtalk on October 17, 201771 Views

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2017 NAN Health Summit

The Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Health Summit will be held November 16 & 17, 2017 at The Senator Hotel, 14 Mountjoy South, Timmins, Ontario. This summit will bring together Chiefs, Health Directors, Councillors, NAN Health Advisory Group, NAN Executive Council and Medical Experts to share knowledge and develop solutions for addressing health transformation and critical […]

by pmnationtalk on October 16, 2017109 Views

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Algoma U to Host Visiting Artist Maggie Groat

(SAULT STE. MARIE, ON: October 13, 2017): The Visual Arts program at Algoma University is pleased to announce that Maggie Groat will be giving a public artist talk on October 16th, at 7:30pm on campus in the Shingwauk Auditorium. Maggie Groat is an artist who works with a variety of media including paper, sculpture, textiles, […]

by aanationtalk on October 16, 201772 Views

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UNB lecture examines the case for women as peacebuilders

In an upcoming lecture at the University of New Brunswick, a specialist in peace and reconciliation in conflict zones will present the case for more women to be involved in global peacebuilding. On Monday, Oct. 16 at the university’s Fredericton campus, Rebekah Sears will present a free public lecture entitled “From the Grassroots to the […]

by aanationtalk on October 16, 201749 Views

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Montreal’s 375th anniversary celebrations – Official October 2017 program – Week of October 13 to 19 October, 2017 – The Love for Hockey in The Spotlight!

MONTREAL, Oct. 12, 2017 – Roch Carrier’s famous story, “The Hockey Sweater”, is getting a makeover for the 375th anniversary of our city to nostalgics and hockey fans’ delight! Starting Thursday, “The Hockey Sweater – A Musical” will take the stage at the Seagal Centre for a modern musical for the whole family. Archives à voix haute – […]

by pmnationtalk on October 12, 201774 Views

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The 95th Royal Agricultural Winter Fair trots into Toronto this November

Farm fun hits the 416 from November 3 to November 12 at Exhibition Place TORONTO, Oct. 11, 2017 – Get your boots polished and your coattails pressed because Toronto is about to saddle up for the 95th annual Royal Agricultural Winter Fair from November 3 until November 12. The Royal began in 1922 and is […]

by aanationtalk on October 11, 201792 Views

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A-PACC: 6th Annual National Indigenous Physical Activity & Wellness Conference

Submitted by Mel on Wed, 08/08/2012 – 14:25 Save the date! 6th Annual National Indigenous Physical Activity & Wellness Conference May 5th & 6th, 2018, Saturday & Sunday The University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC Canada 2018 Annual Conference Aboriginal Physical Activity & Cultural Circle (APACC) would like to invite you to join us in sharing best […]

by pmnationtalk on October 11, 201764 Views

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International symposium at NU – Challenging Canada 150

Nipissing University is hosting a multi-day international symposium to discuss how the humanities and environmental sciences can come together and revisit how we examine past environments within the context of settler colonialism. The conference, titled Challenging Canada 150: Settler Colonialism and Critical Environmental Sciences, runs from Tuesday, October 10, to Saturday, October 14. Keynote speeches, […]

by aanationtalk on October 10, 201785 Views

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Canadians have a reputation for being a polite people. But that doesn’t mean that we back down from a fight. In What We Fight For—the final chapter in the National Film Board of Canada’s 1 Nation. 4 Lenses special programming for the 150th anniversary of Confederation (#Canada150)—the NFB is showcasing the Canadian spirit of protest from past to present.

From National Film Board Montreal – National Film Board of Canada (NFB) Canadians have a reputation for being a polite people. But that doesn’t mean that we back down from a fight. In What We Fight For—the final chapter in the National Film Board of Canada’s 1 Nation. 4 Lenses special programming for the 150th […]

by aanationtalk on October 6, 2017144 Views

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The Next 150 Conference: Increasing dialogue at U of T on colonization and health

The buzz of Canada 150 celebrations may be slowing, but dialogue about Canada’s colonial history is only picking up speed at the University of Toronto. And for good reason. It’s been almost two years since the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) released their final report, calling on institutions and government to take action in an effort […]

by aanationtalk on October 6, 2017116 Views

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What’s happening at Lethbridge College – October 2017

Oct. 4, 2017 – Lethbridge College is pleased host a number of ongoing and special events on campus in the coming weeks. Members of the media who are interested in covering these events, activities and opportunities, or who are looking for more information, should contact Paul Kingsmith by email or by phone at 403-320-3202 ext. […]

by pmnationtalk on October 6, 2017100 Views

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CBU: Mi’kmaq History Month 2017

Celebrate Mi’kmaq History Month with Cape Breton University and Unama’ki College! Download a copy of the schedule at the link below, check out the poster, or visit our full calendar events for more details. Download the Schedule: MHM Event Listing 2017.PDF NT5

by pmnationtalk on October 5, 2017103 Views

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13 works selected, including two world premieres and Alanis Obomsawin’s 50th film. Indigenous creation in documentary, animation and digital media: NFB lineup at imagineNATIVE features powerful issues and innovative storytelling.

From National Film Board Toronto – National Film Board of Canada (NFB) On the heels of its new three-year plan to redefine its relationship with Indigenous peoples, the National Film Board of Canada will be at the imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival (October 18-22) with a stellar selection of 13 film and digital works […]

by aanationtalk on October 5, 201783 Views

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A WILD Night With The Prophet River First Nation in Canada

Credits: Plantriotic Published on Oct 3, 2017 Teaching Chinese Kids About Veganism Epic Day Off In China Vlog Use PLANTRIOTIC discount code for $100 OFF Woodstock Fruit Fest ticket and hangout with me for a week! Buy My NEW “VEG HEAD” T-SHIRT!: Sponsor a video or podcast for your company

by pmnationtalk on October 4, 2017201 Views

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An unforgettable 12-year-old girl speaks for a Toronto community facing change – Charles Officer’s acclaimed Unarmed Verses screens at the Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema, starting October 6

From National Film Board Toronto – National Film Board of Canada (NFB) Named Best Canadian Feature Documentary at Hot Docs 2017, Charles Officer’s powerful National Film Board of Canada production Unarmed Verses returns to the big screen in Toronto at the Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema, 506 Bloor St. W., starting Friday, October 6. There […]

by aanationtalk on October 4, 201795 Views

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Indigenous Social Gathering In Woodstock – 104.7 Heart FM

October 3rd, 2017 The Indigenous Advisory Committee in Oxford County is hosting a free fall social gathering. WOODSTOCK – The Indigenous Advisory Committee in Oxford County is hosting a free fall social gathering. Those who attend will get a chance to celebrate indigenous culture in the region. They will have activities for the kids, a […]

by ahnationtalk on October 3, 201771 Views

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imagineNATIVE 2017 Single Tickets on Sale Now

October 2, 2017 October 18-22, 2017 Only $6! Call – TIFF Box Office on 416-599-TIFF (8433) Online – TIFF Festival Partners and Third Party Events In Person – TIFF Box Office at 350 King St W, Toronto, ON For more information please call 416.585.2333 or visit www.imagineNATIVE.org facebook/imagineNATIVE / @imagineNATIVE #iN18 Full Programming and Schedule […]

by aanationtalk on October 2, 201781 Views

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Canadian Roots National Youth Conference – Sudbury, ON

Over 200 Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth from across Canada will unite on Robison Huron Territory to take part in reconciliation-based workshops, panels, key note speeches, and community visits. This year’s conference will be hosted at the main campus of Laurentian University.  It is the second year that our youth conference will take place in Sudbury. […]

by ahnationtalk on October 2, 201780 Views

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Cumberland College: Orange Shirt Day

September 21, 2017 Cumberland College, the Marguerite Riel Centre, MUCC, and the Kelsey Trail Health Region invite you to show your support and commitment that Every Child Matters. A Round Dance in recognition of Orange Shirt Day will be held over lunch from 11:50 am – 12:25 pm on Friday, September 29, 2017 at the […]

by pmnationtalk on September 25, 2017108 Views

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Mayor Robertson invites all communities to Walk for Reconciliation

“When people walk together to share hopes and dreams, endless transformative possibilities emerge.” – Chief Dr. Robert Joseph Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson invites people from all cultures, communities, ages, abilities, and faiths to join the second Walk for Reconciliation in downtown Vancouver on Sunday, September 24. The walk is hosted in partnership with Reconciliation Canada, […]

by pmnationtalk on September 21, 201773 Views

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CWF to host 2017 national conservation summit to explore innovative approaches to wildlife conservation

OTTAWA, September 18, 2017 -The Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is calling Canadians to help chart a path forward for innovative actions to ensure abundant wildlife and habitat for future generations. The CWF 2017 National Conservation Summit will bring together approximately 175 people with a broad range of perspectives on wildlife including environmental groups, indigenous leaders, […]

by pmnationtalk on September 21, 2017103 Views

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U of S: Free Screening, Us & Them

The United Way of Saskatoon & Area and other community groups are hosting a special screening of Krista Loughton’s film about four homeless individuals, Us & Them. The screening takes place on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at the Roxy Theatre, 320 – 20th St. W., Saskatoon at 7:00pm. NT5

by aanationtalk on September 21, 2017121 Views

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MAC: Energy and Mines World Congress

November 27, 2017 to November 28, 2017 Toronto, ON The challenges of carbon and energy in mining are the key themes of the 5th annual Energy and Mines World Congress, the event for mine energy experts and alternative energy providers taking place November 27-28 at the Hilton Toronto. The Congress provides a unique platform for senior energy […]

by pmnationtalk on September 21, 201764 Views

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Lethbridge College: Indigenous Celebration Day

September 19, 2017 Come and celebrate the pride, history and knowledge of our First Nations, Métis and Inuit cultures at the 2017 Indigenous Celebration Day. The day’s schedule of events will provide a line-up of both traditional and contemporary entertainment, including powwow drumming and dancing performances, Métis fiddling and jigging, a hand drum contest and […]

by pmnationtalk on September 20, 2017170 Views

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Dreamspeakers International Film Festival

Dreamspeakers International Film Festival provides a venue for Dreamtalkers and offers a unique exploration into Aboriginal cultures from all parts of the globe. http://dreamspeakers.org/ September 20-23, 2017 Edmonton, AB NT5

by aanationtalk on September 15, 2017442 Views

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Canadore College: Celebrate at the 12th Annual Welcome Powwow

Sep 14, 2017 | Canadore College (NORTH BAY, ONT.) — The twelfth annual Welcome Powwow will take place at the shared Nipissing University and Canadore College campus tomorrow. Everyone is welcome to attend the powwow, as it is an opportunity to celebrate and share Indigenous culture while honouring the diversity of students at Canadore and Nipissing. […]

by pmnationtalk on September 15, 2017203 Views

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Kivalliq Trade Show

Join us for the 8th annual Kivalliq Trade Show – September 26th to September 27th, 2017. Rankin Inlet, Nunavut We invite you to come and meet with representatives from communities, Inuit organizations, education & training institutions, exploration and mining industry, government departments, and an array of entrepreneurs providing goods and services to the Kivalliq region. […]

by pmnationtalk on September 14, 201792 Views

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Wicihitowin: Aboriginal Engagement Conference “Leadership in Reconcili-ACTION

Wednesday October 11, 2017  8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Thursday October 12, 2017  7:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Breakfast and lunch included) TCU Place, 35 – 22 Street E, Saskatoon The Wîcihitowin Aboriginal Engagement Conference 2017 will focus on Aboriginal engagement and human service delivery topics relevant to Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal participants. Within the context of […]

by pmnationtalk on September 14, 2017170 Views

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Nipissing U: Interprofessional health education conference this fall

9/13/2017 The Northern Interprofessional Collaborative for Health Education (NICHE) is a conference forum to discuss for interprofessional learning, practice, and research in Northern Ontario. This year the conference will take place in North Bay on October 19 and 20 at the Best Western Hotel and Conference Centre. The conference is being hosted jointly by Nipissing […]

by aanationtalk on September 14, 2017216 Views

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Culture Video Presentation September 15 – City of Prince Albert

“Locals” to be performed live by Prince Albert artist, LJ Tyson The City of Prince Albert would like to invite media and the public to the Rock Trout Café on Friday, September 15, 2017 at 11:45am for a presentation of the recently completed Culture Video. In addition to being a visual representation of Downtown Prince […]

by pmnationtalk on September 14, 2017134 Views

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Nunavut Trade Show and Conference

26th Annual Nunavut Trade Show & Conference, September 19th-21st 2017 Aside from the incredible opportunity to meet with countless businesses and organizations during the trade show, the opportunity to join workshops and conference sessions on current issues and trends in Nunavut, the Nunavut Trade Show and Conference also offers three nights of excellent networking opportunities, allowing participants […]

by pmnationtalk on September 14, 201779 Views

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