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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, 201717 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, 201714 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, 201751 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, 201725 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, 201725 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, 201723 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, 201731 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, 201724 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, 201731 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, 201730 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, 201725 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, 201743 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, 201737 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, 201736 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, 201744 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, 201776 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, 201767 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, 201753 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, 201756 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, 201752 Views

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A WILD Night With The Prophet River First Nation in Canada

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by pmnationtalk on October 4, 201794 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, 201754 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, 201736 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, 201746 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, 201742 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, 201754 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, 201751 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, 201772 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, 2017101 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, 201741 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, 2017127 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, 2017257 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, 2017168 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, 201754 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, 2017118 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, 2017178 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, 2017101 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, 201752 Views

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ROM Speaks Advisory: Drew Hayden Taylor/Spreading the Gospel of Native Literature – Tuesday, September 19 at 7:00 pm

WHAT: Spreading the Gospel of Native Literature: A First Nation Writer’s tale of Traveling from the Rez to the World. Celebrated Canadian author Drew Hayden Taylor explores the role of Indigenous voices in Canadian art and culture and shares stories from his own personal journey. This event complements the ROM’s current exhibition Anishinaabeg: Art & […]

by aanationtalk on September 13, 2017252 Views

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Red Sky Performance – World Premiere of MIIGIS

This weekend: Fri Sep 15 at 6:30 pm | Sat Sep 16 at 6:30 pm | Sep 17 at 3 pm. “We are very excited to reveal the new terrain of dance and live music that immerses ourselves and audiences in the power of nature and Indigenous prophecy,” says artistic director Sandra Laronde. After a […]

by aanationtalk on September 13, 2017108 Views

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imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival Announces Digital and Audio Works including Digital Media Art+Cade and The Beat Music Showcase

September 13, 2017 The best in Indigenous Music, Digital Media and Audio Works can be found at imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival, running October 18-22, 2017 in Toronto, Canada, with the annual Digital Media Art+Cade, and The Beat music showcase. imagineNATIVE’s music showcase The Beat, co-presented by Revolutions Per Minute (RPM), returns for its […]

by aanationtalk on September 13, 2017172 Views

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“From the Outside Looking In…” – British Columbia Aboriginal Network on Disability Society’s 2018 Indigenous Disability and Wellness Gathering

November 26th, 27th, 28th, 2018 Victoria Conference Centre – Victoria British Columbia – Canada Why the Gathering? Within Canada Indigenous persons living with a disability and their families are often challenged when seeking appropriate and necessary supports regarding their specific disability and health related need(s). Competition for limited resources within communities; lack of information on available […]

by pmnationtalk on September 13, 2017142 Views

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BCAFN Elections

The BC Assembly of First Nations elections are held during the Annual General Meeting every year. The open positions for 2017 are: BC Regional Chief Four (4) seats on the Board of Directors One (1) Female Youth Representative The 2017 Annual General Meeting will be held from October 11th – 13th at the Musqueam Community Centre and the election will […]

by pmnationtalk on September 12, 2017138 Views

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Kivalliq Trade Show

The WTC Winnipeg would like to invite you to attend the 8th annual Kivalliq Trade Show. The Kivalliq – Leading the Way is the theme for 2017. Participate at the trade show to network and learn from leaders in the Kivalliq – from elders to youth to educators to political leaders to entrepreneurs breaking new ground. It will be […]

by pmnationtalk on September 12, 201778 Views

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FPYN: A Conversation with the Native Youth Sexual Health Network

Date(s): Wednesday, September 27, 2017 The Sexual Health Network of Ontario invites service providers to join us for A Conversation with the Native Youth Sexual Health Network Topics may include: Culturally safe sexual health education, healthy relationships and violence prevention, and reclaiming rites of passage, traditional knowledge and coming of age ceremonies. Wednesday September 27th […]

by aanationtalk on September 12, 2017150 Views

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MNA: Garneau Tree Commemorative Ceremony

Friday, September 15th University of Alberta An important mark of Métis heritage in Edmonton, a 140-year-old Manitoba Maple, has sadly reached the end of its life cycle. On the grounds of the University of Alberta stands this historic tree; planted by prominent Métis figure Laurent Garneau and his wife Eleanor, shortly after their move to […]

by aanationtalk on September 12, 2017181 Views

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2017 Lethbridge College Orange Shirt Day

Date: September 29, 2017 – 10:00am – 11:00am Location: Centre Core Please join us as Lethbridge College shows its support for “National Orange Shirt Day: every child matters,” a campaign that recognizes the legacy of residential schools in Canada. Historically, Sept. 30 was chosen for Orange Shirt Day because it was the time of year in which children were […]

by pmnationtalk on September 12, 2017176 Views

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OCAD U’s Onsite Gallery Grand Opening & Street Party – She Does The City

September 12, 2017 The new Onsite Gallery – the flagship professional gallery of OCAD U and an experimental curatorial platform for art, design and new media – opens September 16th at 199 Richmond St. W. Celebrate by hitting up the Onsite Gallery Grand Opening & Street Party with us! The street party will be led […]

by ahnationtalk on September 12, 2017190 Views

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Celebrate Canada 150 Improvements to Mississauga Parks

Sep 07, 2017 On Saturday, September 16, the City of Mississauga will join with the Government of Canada to celebrate Canada 150 improvements to Mississauga playgrounds, trails and facilities. In recognition of Canada 150, Mississauga received approximately $5.6 million in Government of Canada funding for 54 infrastructure rehabilitation projects through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure […]

by pmnationtalk on September 7, 2017121 Views

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MNBC 2017 Annual General Meeting

September 7th, 2017 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 […]

by aanationtalk on September 7, 2017104 Views

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