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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, 201715 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, 201717 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, 201717 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, 201760 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, 201724 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, 201734 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, 201732 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, 201722 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, 2017135 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, 201737 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, 201751 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, 201728 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, 201727 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, 201724 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, 201738 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, 201734 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, 201732 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, 201738 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, 201742 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 […]

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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, 201732 Views

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This Thursday, June 15! Plan on Attending the City’s 43rd Annual Civic Pancake Breakfast!

June 12, 2017 Come celebrate the start of summer! Join us for the City of Saskatoon’s 43rd Annual Civic Pancake Breakfast this Thursday, June 15 between 7:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. The pancake breakfast is held outside, rain or shine in Civic Square at 23rd Street, beside City Hall. Delicious pancake breakfast is $5 per plate including coffee and juice. -Celebrity […]

by pmnationtalk on June 13, 201733 Views

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NAN: Shelter House Fundraiser

June 16, 2017 11 am – 2 pm Thunder Bay, ON FLYER NT5

by aanationtalk on June 12, 201744 Views

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Join MNBC in Surrey at Bridgeview Community Centre for National Aboriginal Day

Join us for this FREE celebration where we recognize, share, and honour the unique and diverse cultures and traditions of the Métis, First Nations and Inuit peoples of Canada on June 21st on the unceded traditional territories of the Semiahmoo, Kwantlen and Katzie First Nations at the Bridgeview Community Centre at 11475 126A Street from […]

by aanationtalk on June 12, 201730 Views

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U of M will host National Aboriginal Day events on Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Join the celebrations! U of M will host National Aboriginal Day events on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at Noon beginning with a Friendship Round Dance outside of the Admin Building. COFFEE, CAKE AND COMMUNITY! Following the Friendship Round Dance, everyone is invited to Migizii Agamik – Bald Eagle Lodge for coffee (and tea and juice), […]

by aanationtalk on June 12, 201742 Views

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Building Canada Lecture Series: Truth and Reconciliation Panel Discussion – U of Guelph

June 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Event Navigation The Building Canada Lecture Series presents “Truth and Reconciliation Panel Discussion: Rebuilding Canada’s Relationship with Indigenous Peoples.” Location: Guelph Civic Museum NT5

by aanationtalk on June 12, 201744 Views

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AGSM – Book Launch: Saηksaηnića by Lita Fontaine

Saturday June 10 at 3:00pm Please join us on for a book launch of Saηksaηnića, and Q&A with Artist and Authors: Lita Fontaine, Albert McLeod, and Daina Warren While Lita Fontaine is a contemporary visual artist, just as importantly she is a traditionalist in every sense of the word. She has been raised with a […]

by pmnationtalk on June 8, 2017135 Views

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UFV: National Aboriginal Day Awareness Event – Abbotsford – Wed Jun 14 2017

June 14, 2017 by Louise Rousseau Date(s): Wednesday, June 14 Time: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Location: : Student Union Building (SUB) SUB Building in the Evered Hall (rooms 1114/1116) 33844 King Road, Abbotsford Agenda 10:00   Welcome 10:30   Elders story telling 11:30   Lunch 11:45   Pow Wow dance demonstration 1:00     Metis jigging demonstration 2:00     Closing Remarks […]

by pmnationtalk on June 8, 201726 Views

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Garden River FN: National Aboriginal Day 2017

June 6, 2017 NATIONAL ABORIGINAL DAY 2017 COMMUNITY SOCIAL WEDNESDAY, JUNE 21ST, 2017 OJIBWAY PARK ALL WELCOME! 4:00 pm Drumming Social Opening Remarks Chief Paul Syrette Sharing Circle Led by GRFN Elder Willard Pine 5:30 pm — 7:30 pm Pony Rides/Face Painting/Balloon Animals/Cultural Activities Live Entertainment with John Zack in the Pavilion COMMUNITY FEAST 5:00 […]

by pmnationtalk on June 8, 201738 Views

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FNESC Annual Aboriginal Education Conference

23rd Annual Aboriginal Education Conference ‘Renewing Our Relationship’ Vancouver, BC November 31, December 1-2, 2017 Call for Workshops Call for Workshops / Save the Date Flyer Workshop Application Form 2017 About the Conference Showcasing innovative curriculum, inspiring people and excellent networking opportunities, the First Nations Education Steering Committee (FNESC) Annual Aboriginal Education Conference draws over […]

by aanationtalk on June 7, 201772 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Engagement Sessions: Indigenous Language Legislation

Assembly of First Nations Engagement Sessions: Indigenous Language Legislation

by pmnationtalk on June 7, 2017168 Views

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Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services – Fort Erie Native Friendship Centre

June 06, 2017 Please come out for more information 12-1pm and 4-6pm Click here to read flyer WHEN July 08, 2017 at 12pm – 1pm WHERE Fort Erie Native Friendship Centre CONTACT Receptionist · 90-5871-8931 Will you come? NT5

by aanationtalk on June 7, 201750 Views

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MNBC: National Aboriginal Day 2017

Click HERE for activities and events for NATIONAL ABORIGINAL DAY Join MNBC Staff at Trout Lake! Or Fraser Valley Métis Association in Abbotsford … Or Tri-River Métis Society in Smithers … Or Rocky Mountain Métis Society … Or the MANY other events and activities happening in a community near you on NATIONAL ABORIGINAL DAY, but whatever you decide […]

by aanationtalk on June 6, 201748 Views

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Celebrate Canada Day with Red Sky

July 1, 2017 Celebrate Canada Day with Red Sky’s Indigenous Dance-Off (Canada and New Zealand) at Greater Sudbury’s Biggest Family Friendly Celebration, followed by an interactive movement workshop for youth and families. 12 noon – 10:30 pm at Science North Sudbury, Ontario Free Admission NT5

by aanationtalk on June 6, 201750 Views

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Huntsville Hosts First Nations Celebrations – MuskokaONline

The Town of Huntsville is inviting residents to a First Nations, Metis and Inuit Celebration at River Mill Park. The rendezvous will take place on June 21st from 11am to 2.30pm. If the weather is inclement, the town will move the event to the Algonquin Theatre. Read More: http://test.muskokaonline.com/Start/Local-News/newsid458/11861/Huntsville-Hosts-First-Nations-Celebrations

by ahnationtalk on June 6, 201727 Views

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Earth Day Canada Gala 2017 – A fundraiser for EarthPLAY, June 14th in the Distillery District

Jun 01, 2017 Media Advisory & Camera Call WHAT: The Earth Day Canada Gala is an opportunity for environmental leaders to come together, celebrate recent accomplishments and have fun. Proceeds will fund EDC’s EarthPLAY program, which is building a new generation of leaders through outdoor, child-directed play – this means the event will have lots […]

by pmnationtalk on June 5, 201743 Views

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Saskatchewan Festival of Words

Festival of Words Saturday 15 July 2017, 01:30pm – 02:20pm Hits : 22 The weather is getting warmer, which means it’s almost time for the Festival of Words! Four Saskatchewan Book award-winning authors will make an appearance at the Festival on Saturday afternoon, so make sure to check out the schedule and get your passes […]

by ahnationtalk on June 5, 201749 Views

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MNBC: Annual Prince George Métis Community Association Métis Days

Prince George Métis Community Association hosts their Annual Métis Day celebration on Sunday June 18, 2017 at the Lhietli Tenneh Park in beautiful Prince George, BC. Opening ceremonies 11am (All Day Event) Features: Kiddies Park, Jiggers, Crafters, Music, Food Booths Feature Performance: Raynie and the Barn Dance Boys Everybody Welcome! Download Poster (PDF) NT5

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Canada Day Events start June 30 at Kinsmen Park – City of Prince Albert

June 01, 2017 Prince Albert, Sk. – The Prince Albert Multicultural Council, in conjunction with the City of Prince Albert and Royal Canadian Legion Branch #2 is pleased to announce that Canada’s 150th birthday will be highlighted by events over two days, June 30th and July 1st in Kinsmen Park. There will be entertainment starting […]

by pmnationtalk on June 2, 201756 Views

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Featured: Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival & Competition Pow Wow (June 20-25) – Ottawa

June 20 – 25, 2017 3 VENUES – 5 DAYS National Arts Centre Tuesday June 20 Major’s Hill Park Wednesday June 21 Vincent Massey Park, FRIDAY- Sunday June 23-25 Experience and celebrate the diverse Indigenous cultures of the National Capital Region and celebrate National Aboriginal Day with 5 days of cultural workshops, indigenous performances, an International Competition Pow Wow, […]

by aanationtalk on June 1, 201753 Views

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Carleton University’s Innovative Work on Parliament Hill on Display at Blueprint 2020

May 30, 2017 The Carleton Immersive Media Studio (CIMS) is participating in Blueprint 2020 (BP2020), a one-day innovation fair organized by Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) on May 31, 2017. When: Wednesday May 31, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Where: Sparks Street between O’Connor and Bank Carleton University faculty and students will […]

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LMG Annual Walk to Commemorate the Anniversary of Migwite’tm

Date/Time Date(s) – Sunday Jun 11 17 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Attention Community Notice Chief and Council would like to extend an invitation to the community of Listuguj to participate in a walk to commemorate the anniversary of Migwite’tm or “The Incident at Restigouche”. The LMG will be hosting a walk on Sunday, June 11, 2017 […]

by pmnationtalk on May 30, 201753 Views

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City marks 176 years of being Canada’s First Capital – City of Kingston

May 29, 2017 – On June 15, Kingston marks the 176th anniversary of being the First Capital of a united Canada with a day of free history-themed activities at City Park. “This is also the sesquicentennial year of Canada’s Confederation, so Kingston’s role as the country’s first capital takes on an even greater significance. Kingston’s […]

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Elders & Youth Gathering 2017 by Assembly of Seven Generation (A7G) & Summer Solstice Festival Committee

DESCRIPTION Aboriginal Experiences and Assembly of Seven Generations (A7G) presents a special 2 day Elders and & Youth gathering as a part of the Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival taking place in Ottawa, ON, on traditional Algonquin territory, in Vincent Massey Park, on June 22 and 23, 2017. The event is free for youth. Travel and […]

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Red Sky: Canada Day Celebrations July 1, 2017

July 1, 2017 Join us for a Mistatim: Bite-Sized and an outdoor experience at the City of Toronto and at Richmond Hill. “The Orchid”, Mel Lastman Square at 3:30 pm and 5:00 pm Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts at 6:30 pm Toronto and Richmond Hill, Ontario Free intermission NT5

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maskihkiyiwan nehiyawewin: Reigniting the Fire

The University of Saskatchewan’s Department of Drama is presenting “maskihkiyiwan nehiyawewin: Reigniting the Fire”, an original Indigenous theatre piece on Tuesday May 30 – Thursday June 1, 2017 at 8pm and Friday June 2, 2017 at 2pm. These performances take place inside at the Greystone Theatre, John Mitchell Building or outside weather permitting. NT5

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Celebrate National Aboriginal Day in the Victoria Inner Harbour

The three-day festival launches on Friday, June 16 with performances by the Coast Salish Nation (southern and eastern Vancouver Island), and features performers from the Nuu-chah-nulth Nation (central and western Vancouver Island), Kwakwaka’wakw Nation (north and eastern Vancouver Island) performers throughout the weekend.. The full schedule of performances and performer bios are available at the […]

by aanationtalk on May 29, 201761 Views

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Red Sky: Multicultural Cultural Day at Harbourfront Centre June 27, 2017 at 7:00 am

June 27, 2017 at 7:00 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 at Harbourfront Centre followed by a dance and live music performance in the pond. Not to be missed. Harbourfront Centre, Toronto Free intermission NT5

by aanationtalk on May 26, 201776 Views

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HIVCL: Don’t miss our events – Splash of Red, AGM and our Strong Voices Community BBQ

Get your tickets to Splash of Red 2017 The 5th annual Splash of Red is fast approaching! On May 27, at the Fairmont Palliser, HIV Community Link will be hosting its fundraising and awareness benefit that gathers trendsetters, influencers and thought leaders wanting to show their support. The event supports programming in Calgary and Southeastern Alberta. We have Ministers, MLA’s and other special guests coming to […]

by ahnationtalk on May 25, 201742 Views

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Red Sky: National Aboriginal Day/ Indigenous Arts Festival at Fort York June 21 – 25, 2017

As part of the Indigenous Arts Festival @Fort York, Red Sky will perform excerpts of Miigis music focused on The Great Lakes experience. June 21 at 1:30 pm, Fort York Grounds June 22 at 1:00 pm, Fort York Grounds June 23 at 1:00 pm, Fort York Grounds June 25 at 2:30 pm in the Blue […]

by aanationtalk on May 25, 201783 Views

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