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UCN Thompson to Host SSHRC-Funded Research Group Studying the Impacts of Hydropower in MB

Sylvia McAdam, co-founder of the Idle No More movement to provide keynote address. Winnipeg, Manitoba – MAY 11, 2018 – On May 15th, Wa Ni Ska Tan: An Alliance of Hydro-Impacted Communities will be meeting in Thompson for their annual Spring Research Gathering. Wa Ni Ska Tan is a cross-regional research alliance focusing on the […]

by pmnationtalk on May 11, 201840 Views

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The Brant Museum Crawl – Woodland Cultural Centre

Monday, May 7, 10:00am Survivor Series Every month, a Mohawk Institute Survivor will share their experience and stories of living in The Mohawk Residential School. Cost: $10 per person. Pre-registration is required. To register, please email tours@woodlandculturalcentre.ca or by calling 519-759-2650 Saturday, May 12, 2:00pm Colonization Road Film Screening Anishinaabe comedian and activist Ryan McMahon […]

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 201829 Views

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Premiere Screening of “Finding Peter Bryce”

May 10, 2018 You are invited to the premiere screening of Finding Peter Bryce. This event will take place at the Mayfair Theatre in Ottawa on May 10, 2018. The doors will open at 6:00 pm and programming will start at 6:30 pm. For the best seats please arrive somewhere between 6:00 pm and 6:30 pm. […]

by pmnationtalk on May 10, 201831 Views

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AC to host welcome for Global Conference on Indigenizing Entrepreneurship

May 9th, 2018 Algonquin College is hosting the Welcome Reception and Dinner for the Global Conference on Indigenizing Entrepreneurship. The Welcome Reception is being held at Algonquin’s Ottawa campus from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Sunday, June 3. Algonquin is a partner sponsor for the international conference, which will bring together experts from across […]

by ahnationtalk on May 9, 201822 Views

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4th Annual FHQ Arts & Culture Festival

Payepot School Hosts… 4th Annual FHQ Arts & Culture Festival with Special Guest Buffy St. Marie May 17th. 10am – 2pm Payepot School. Piapot First Nation REGISTRATION FORM PLEASE REGISTER BY MAY 11, 2018 For more info: Nicole Crowe nicolecrowe@live.ca  306 531-8972 Fax Number: 306 565-2530 NT5

by ahnationtalk on May 8, 201832 Views

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University of Winnipeg: International conference examines access to justice

May 03, 2018 Featured speakers open and free to all – May 9 to 11, 2018 Participants from across Canada, the United States, the Caribbean and Africa will be gathering at The University of Winnipeg next week to explore barriers many people face in accessing justice. Recent trials stemming from the deaths of Tina Fontaine […]

by pmnationtalk on May 4, 201853 Views

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What’s Happening at Lethbridge College – May 2018

May 1 Awards application deadline This is the deadline for continuing and graduating students to complete their Lethbridge College awards application form. For students new to the college this fall, the deadline is July 1. This online application form means students can fill out one form and be entered into consideration for all the awards […]

by ahnationtalk on May 2, 201847 Views

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2018 (hashtag)BCTECH Summit draws exceptional mix of global innovators and industry titans

VANCOUVER, April 26, 2018  – Technology leaders, industry executives, investors, senior government officials, researchers and students will connect and share insights, experiences and opportunities at this year’s #BCTECH Summit. Featuring 190 speakers, 270 exhibitors, 150 investors representing $200B in capital, and international delegates spanning four continents, the #BCTECH Summit will highlight the transformations technology is driving across all […]

by pmnationtalk on April 27, 201877 Views

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Waubetek Enterprise Workshop Series

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by ahnationtalk on April 26, 201831 Views

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N’Mninoeyaa: Regional Youth Workshop 2018

Regional Youth Workshop Maamwesying North Shore Community Health Services alongside with the 7 Member First Nation communities & the SSM IFC will be hosting a 1 day youth workshop (Grades 7-12) information session to discuss the following topics: Overview of our History Intergenerational Trauma How Personal Trauma Affects Us Unhealthy Coping Mechanisms How We Learn […]

by ahnationtalk on April 25, 201833 Views

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Newfoundland and Labrador residential schools healing and commemoration

Some of the subject matter being discussed on this website is challenging and may cause emotional distress. If you are feeling distressed and require support, or someone to talk to, please call the First Nations and Inuit Hope for Wellness Help Line at 1-855-242-3310. It’s toll-free and open 24 hours a day, 7 days a […]

by aanationtalk on April 25, 201886 Views

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Nipissing U: Conference examining Indigenous and non- Indigenous teaching

April 25, 2018 The Schulich School of Education is partnering with Nipissing First Nation to host the Sixth Annual Canadian Symposium on Indigenous Teacher Education, April 30 to May 2. Under the theme of “Maamwistoong neniizh akin” Bridging Two Worlds: Perspectives of Indigenous and non-Indigenous Pedagogies, the annual conference brings together faculty and researchers from […]

by pmnationtalk on April 25, 2018120 Views

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Engagement in Environmental Assessment Revitalization – Province-Wide Forum hosted by BC First Nations Energy and Mining Council (FNEMC)

DATE29 May, 2018 – 30 May, 2018 TIME8:30AM – 4:30PM LOCATIONMusqueam Community Recreation Centre, 6777 Salish Drive Vancouver, BC V6N 4C6 Canada Recently, the Premier of British Columbia has mandated the Minister of Environment and Climate Change Strategy to: “Revitalize the Environmental Assessment process … to ensure the legal rights of First Nations are respected, […]

by pmnationtalk on April 24, 201870 Views

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Multiple events mark Lethbridge College’s Convocation Week

Apr. 23, 2018 Lethbridge College celebrates the end of another successful academic year at its Convocation ceremony on Friday. The 61st Convocation in Lethbridge College history begins at 1 p.m. at the Enmax Centre. More than 1,520 convocates will receive degrees, diplomas or certificates from Lethbridge College this year, with more than 660 of them […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 201832 Views

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April 2018 – National Chief Perry Bellegarde Bulletin

April 2018 – National Chief Perry Bellegarde Bulletin April 23, 2018 DetermiNATION: Moving Beyond the Indian Act Conference Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler has announced the determiNATION: Moving Beyond the Indian Act conference, the first-ever Indigenous-led summit that will bring together leaders to create a plan for moving beyond the Indian Act. […]

by ahnationtalk on April 23, 2018150 Views

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NIC celebrates a decade of community-led health in remote First Nations communities

April 18, 2018 Join NIC’s Global Learning Initiative Thursday, April 26 at NIC’s Comox Valley campus to celebrate how 10 years of nursing field schools in remote Indigenous communities has changed nursing education on Vancouver Island. Date: Apr 26, 2018 Time: 05:00 PM – 07:00 PM Location: Puntledge Hall, Room P121, Comox Valley Campus Cost: Admission by donation to […]

by pmnationtalk on April 20, 201861 Views

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MNBC Celebration of Life, to Honour Senator Margaret Penner

Please accept this invitation on behalf of the MNBC Senate, to join them in honouring and celebrating our dearly departed Senator, Margaret Penner. SUNDAY JUNE 10, 2018 1:30-3:30 pm Light Refreshments 111 St. Andrews-By- The- Lake Executive Golf Course. White Lake Road, Kaleden, B.C. RSVP Marlene Cox-Bishop, by May 25, 2018 codfish13@hotmail.ca (250) 473-7343 NT5

by ahnationtalk on April 18, 201838 Views

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First Nations University of Canada Annual Spring Celebration Pow Wow

Regina, SK Brandt Centre April 21 & 22, 2018 ATTENDING THE POW WOW Here’s a couple helpful tips to make you feel comfortable if it’s your first time attending a pow wow: The First Nations University of Canada Spring Pow Wow Celebration is one of the largest pow wows in Western Canada with close to […]

by aanationtalk on April 17, 2018100 Views

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NATOA 5th Annual National Indigenous Trust and Investment Conference and Annual General Meeting

The National Aboriginal Trust Officers Association (NATOA) is excited to announce the 5th Annual National Indigenous Trust and Investment Conference and Annual General Meeting that will take place at The Banff Centre on May 23-24, 2018 in Banff, Alberta. NATOA is delighted to host another successful Trust and Investment Conference. The 2-day event is designed to provide an […]

by pmnationtalk on April 17, 201860 Views

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Onkwehon:we The Original Peoples Festival

Brantford / Six Nations, ON (April 10, 2018) – The Woodland Cultural Centre (WCC), a leader in the field of First Nations museum exhibitions, artistic endeavors, language, research facilities and cultural programming is thrilled to announce the Onkwehón:we (The Original People’s) Festival June 15 – 17, 2018. The Onkwehón:we Festival will focus on current Haudenosaunee (People of the Longhouse) artistic and […]

by pmnationtalk on April 11, 201864 Views

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ONECA 2018 Conference

Our annual ONECA conference for 2018 will take place on May 28-30, 2018 in Thunder Bay Ontario.  Forms now available. Free Paint Nite has been added. Pre-registration required by May 14, 2018. Forms Conference at a Glance (Draft) Free Paint Night – Pre-registration required by May 14, 2018. Registration Forms and Applications Registration Application in […]

by ahnationtalk on April 9, 201851 Views

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A.I.A.I.: Indigenous Deaf Gathering

On July 4th, 2018, in Oneida at the the Oneida Community Centre there will be a conference held to welcome Indigenous Deaf people from across Canada & the US to learn and share in the teachings, histories and new developments of the Oneida Sign Language. View image NT5  

by ahnationtalk on April 9, 2018141 Views

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Fort York to host APTN’s Indigenous Day Live celebrations in June

April 5, 2018 Fort York to host APTN’s Indigenous Day Live celebrations in June In partnership with APTN, the City of Toronto’s Fort York National Historic will host Indigenous Day Live celebrations on Saturday, June 23 as part of the four-day Indigenous Arts Festival running from Thursday, June 21 to Sunday, June 24. Indigenous Day Live, Canada’s largest […]

by pmnationtalk on April 5, 2018133 Views

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Fourth annual Powwow at UNB to promote unity

On Thursday April 5, the Mi’kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre at the University of New Brunswick will host the UNB Powwow at on the university’s Fredericton campus. The annual UNB Powwow is a celebration of Mi’kmaq, Wolastoqey and Passamaquoddy languages, teachings, traditions, ceremonies, worldviews, knowledge systems and philosophies. The public is invited to attend this free event – […]

by ahnationtalk on April 4, 201867 Views

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UWinnipeg: Māori mega scholar is the next Axworthy Lecturer

March 29, 2018 WINNIPEG, MB – UWinnipeg is excited to announce that the upcoming Axworthy Distinguished Lecture will be given by world renowned Māori scholar Dr. Linda Tuhiwai Smith of Aotearoa (New Zealand) on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 3:00 pm at the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG). Prior to the lecture there will be a special tour of […]

by pmnationtalk on March 29, 2018108 Views

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283 athletes set to compete for Canada at 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games!

Team Targets Over 100 Medals On Way To Top 3 Finish GOLD COAST, Australia, March 27, 2018 – Commonwealth Games Canada (CGC) is proud to announce the 283 athletes who will be representing Team Canada at the XXI Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. The team, comprised of 52% women and 48% men, will participate […]

by aanationtalk on March 27, 201861 Views

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The Ryerson Image Centre kicks off the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, April 27, 7:00-11:00 p.m.

TORONTO, March 27, 2018 – The Ryerson Image Centre (RIC) will kick off the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival with the official launch party, open to the public, on April 27, 2018, 7:00 – 11:00 p.m. In addition to acting as a host institution for the Festival, the RIC is proud to present the Scotiabank Photography […]

by aanationtalk on March 27, 201890 Views

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NAN Youth and Elders Gathering

The Youth and Elders Gathering on Health Transformation will be held on April 26-27 in Thunder Bay at the Nor’Wester Hotel & Convention Centre, 2080 Hwy 61. This meeting will bring together youth and Elders from across the NAN Territory to share knowledge, identify gaps and begin to develop solutions for addressing health transformation and […]

by ahnationtalk on March 26, 2018166 Views

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Ways of Knowing: Promising Directions for Métis Research symposium – MNO

Are you a Métis youth over the age of 18 who is currently enrolled in post-secondary education or interested in post-graduate studies? If so, this symposium is for you! Click here to download the application. The Métis Nation of Ontario, in partnership with the University of Ottawa, will be hosting a symposium, Ways of Knowing: […]

by ahnationtalk on March 26, 2018135 Views

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First-ever Indigenous-led Summit to Focus on Moving Past The Indian Act

THUNDER BAY, ON (March 26, 2018): Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler and Osgoode Hall Law School Dean Lorne Sossin announced today that they will bring together leaders to create a plan for moving beyond the Indian Act. “Creating a new relationship with our federal Treaty partner is complex and is missing a […]

by ahnationtalk on March 26, 2018157 Views

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PSA – Amiskwaciy History Series: Marjorie Lavallee and Chief Terry Lavallee

March 21, 2018 Join Marjorie Lavallee and Chief Terry Lavallee as they share their perspectives on two important chapters in First Nation History. This session is part of the Amiskwaciy History Series. Date: Thursday, March 22, 2018 Time: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Location: Eastglen High School Theatre, 11430 – 68 Street Cost: Free, and refreshments […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201876 Views

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Wapikoni Event: 31 March 2018 / Femmes des nations – programme de courts métrages

SATURDAY, MARCH 31 – 3 PM – SCREENING FEMMES DES NATIONS – SHORT FILM PROGRAM Musée de la civilisation 85, rue Dalhousie, Québec FREE Eight shorts from all over Quebec and Canada Huit courts métrages documentaires, venant d’un peu partout au Québec et au Canada, réalisés par des femmes et qui réfléchissent à la notion […]

by aanationtalk on March 21, 201867 Views

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UCN Language Arts Festival

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by ahnationtalk on March 20, 2018237 Views

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UCN Hosts 2nd Annual Truth and Reconciliation Conference

March 16, 2018 UCN is proud to host the second annual Truth and Reconciliation Commission Call to Action gathering to be held on March 21 & 22, 2018, at the UCN Thompson Campus and the Thompson Regional Community Centre. The theme for this year’s gathering is the “Road to Wellness”. The chosen theme for this […]

by pmnationtalk on March 19, 201875 Views

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University of Manitoba: 29th Annual Traditional Graduation Pow Wow – Saturday, May 5, 2018

The 29th Annual Traditional Graduation Pow Wow will take place on Saturday, May 5th, 2018 at the Investors Group Athletic Centre. Please join us in celebrating the achievements of the 2018 University of Manitoba’s Indigenous graduates. A Pow Wow is a celebration; it is a cultural event that brings people and nations together; it is […]

by ahnationtalk on March 16, 2018116 Views

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The Southern Chiefs’ Organization Youth Education Forum

The Southern Chiefs’ Organization is hosting a Youth Education Forum on March 28 and 29 in Winnipeg, Manitoba at the Radisson Hotel in Downtown. We would like to extend an invitation to one member from each of the 34 SCO Southern First Nations, between the ages of 16 and 30, to attend the 2018 SCO […]

by ahnationtalk on March 16, 2018178 Views

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LAC: Indigenous Writers’ Gathering

Library and Archives Canada (LAC), Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada (CIRNA) and the Canada Council for the Arts (CCA) cordially invite you to the second Indigenous Writers’ Gathering on March 28, 2018. Please join us for a vibrant discussion with prominent Indigenous authors. Audience members will have an opportunity to engage with the authors as well. Hosted […]

by pmnationtalk on March 15, 2018109 Views

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2018 NAN Women’s Gathering

Nishnawbe Aski Nation is pleased to present the NAN Women’s Gathering taking place March 23-25 in Thunder Bay. Registration Information: Please complete registrations through the following link: https://theadventuregroup.regfox.com/nan-womens-gathering-2018 Or complete the attached registration form and send  by fax or email Registration is open to all women aged 18 and over from NAN First Nation Communities, […]

by ahnationtalk on March 7, 201870 Views

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Truscott Lecture in Justice: Senator Kim Pate to Discuss Future of Justice in Canada – University of Guelph

March 5, 2018 What does the future of justice look like? Many Canadians are asking this question following acquittals last month in the murders of Colten Boushie and Tina Fontaine. Senator Kim Pate, who has worked on behalf of some of the most marginalized, victimized and institutionalized Canadians, will discuss “What Does the Future of […]

by aanationtalk on March 6, 2018133 Views

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What’s On at Trent University – Week of March 5

Upcoming events include the 3-Minute Paper Competition and Archaeology of the Franklin Expeditions Tuesday, March 6, 2018 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 March 6, 201888 Views

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U of Sudbury: Who is and Elder? – March 6

The Department of Indigenous Studies at the University of Sudbury proudly presents Who is an Elder? Tuesday, March 6, 2018 Noon to 4 p.m. Canisius Hall (University of Sudbury) Everyone is welcome. For more information, please contact Dr. Michael Hankard : 705-673-5661, ext. 413 / mhankard@usudbury.ca Poster NT5

by aanationtalk on March 2, 201890 Views

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NCC: Women’s Empowerment Workshop coming up on March 19-21, 2018

March 01, 2018 A Women’s Empowerment Workshop is planned for March 19-21, 2018 at the Birch Brook Chalet in Happy Valley-Goose Bay. It will be open to NunatuKavut women in Labrador. To register, please contact Melita Paul at 709-949-0320 or mpaul@nunatukavut.ca. Registration closes March 8 at noon AST. Limited spaces available so apply early! NT5

by pmnationtalk on March 2, 201886 Views

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Resistance, Resilience, Reclamation & Recognition: 42nd Annual Elders and Traditional Peoples Gathering at Trent University

Chanie Wenjack School for Indigenous Studies at Trent set to welcome hundreds of guests from across North America to campus for annual gathering March 2 to 4 Hundreds of Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples from across the continent will gather this weekend at Trent University as part of the 42nd annual Elders and Traditional Peoples Gathering hosted […]

by pmnationtalk on March 2, 201893 Views

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MNBC: Health & Wellness From Within – A Program Designed For Métis in BC

Developed and Presented by Rhonda Pickles, RPC, MPCC, CCPCPR Life Compass Counselling & Consulting and Métis Nation BC This weekend workshop will touch on many topics related to your overall health and wellness. • Health & Wellbeing • Strengthening the Bonds: Kids, Partners, Families & Community • Depression • Anxiety & Stress Management • Addictions […]

by aanationtalk on February 28, 201872 Views

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First Nations say they’ve secured major work stoppage on Site C dam in advance of injunction application – Straight.com

Many assumed the $10.7-billion Site C dam was a done deal when Premier John Horgan announced in December that B.C. Hydro would complete the project. That perception was reinforced less than two weeks later when the Crown utility chose its preferred proponent for the generation station and spillways civil-works contract. Moreover, the International Union of […]

by ahnationtalk on February 27, 201850 Views

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International Women’s Day 2018 Community Celebration: The Art of Resistance – Trent U

International Women’s Day 2018 Community Celebration: The Art of Resistance Date: Thursday, March 8, 2018 – 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM Building: Room: Cost: Free! Presented by Kawartha World Issues Centre (KWIC) and Kawartha Sexual Assault Centre (KSAC) The annual International Women’s Day Community Potluck and Panel Presentation celebrates inclusion, equity and joining together for […]

by ahnationtalk on February 27, 2018135 Views

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MNBC: North Island Metis Association Updates and Upcoming Meetings

February 23rd, 2018 NIMA Event Updates (Feb – Apr, 2018): Women’s Series Tuesday Hot Bowl Holder! NOTE: NIMA will be starting a new grant cycle of programming in April … we are looking for your feedback about attending 3 outdoor-style events during Summer 2018: 1. San Josef Bay Gathering 2. Rugged Point / Kyuquot 3. […]

by aanationtalk on February 23, 2018159 Views

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“Mino Bimaadiziwinv, Reconciliation in Action” research celebration – Brandon University

February 28 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm “Mino Bimaadiziwinv, Reconciliation in Action” Brandon University invites interested members of the community to a night of celebration for a research project on sustainable post-secondary education for Indigenous communities in remote locations. The project, “Mino Bimaadiziwin: Reconciliation in Action,” brings together researchers from BU and the University […]

by pmnationtalk on February 22, 201897 Views

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MNBC: Join Waceya Metis Society for some cultural fun and activities

February 20th, 2018 Waceya Métis Society invites you to join them for a traditional Métis Kitchen Party on Feb 25th in Aldergrove from 10am- 2pm and for a day of snowshoeing and sharing of Métis cultural traditions at Cypress Mountain from 11am – 4pm.  Admission is FREE. Event is FREE for all ages for all […]

by aanationtalk on February 21, 201899 Views

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MNA 90th Annual General Assembly

February 21st, 2018 Notice to MNA Citizens The Métis Nation of Alberta 90th Annual General Assembly will take place August 10th – 12th at Bold Centre – 98702 91 Avenue, Lac La Biche, AB. For more information, please contact Ron Harrison at rharrison@metis.org or Marilyn Lizee at mlizee@metis.org or call (780) 455 2200. Click here to […]

by aanationtalk on February 21, 201881 Views

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