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MNBC: December Family Gathering

November 29, 2016 December Family Gathering December 1st, at 6:00PM for a dinner to celebrate the season. Dinner will be provided by Sto:lo Catering. Clothing room will be open for all to enjoy. Flu vaccine available for anyone who would like to get one. Community Aboriginal Centre, 3277 Gladwin Rd, Abbotsford For more details, plese […]

by pmnationtalk on November 30, 2016493 Views

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Nunatsiavut Day Celebration – Tungasuvvingat Inuit

When:   December 1, 2016 Where: 1071 Richmond Road, Ottawa ON Time: 5:00pm -7:30pm Menu: Caribou Soup, muttuk, panitsiak & Nunatsiavut cake. Come and celebrate with us! For more information contact: Zippie Nochasak or Melanie Kuluguqtug Culture2@tungasuvvingatinuit.ca 565.5885 ext 224 NT5

by pmnationtalk on November 29, 2016596 Views

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NAN: Bear Clan Safety Training

On December 13, 2016 the Bear Clan Safety Training Session will be held at the Victoria Inn, Thunder Bay with guest facilitator: James Favel, President Bear Clan Patrol Inc. To download poster: click here NT5

by ahnationtalk on November 28, 2016499 Views

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Aboriginal Voices: An Afternoon with George Littlechild

Description The Vancouver Public Library is pleased to present an afternoon with the energetic, colourful, and magical Indigenous artist George Littlechild. George Littlechild is the son of a Plains Cree mother and a Celtic father. His art work has been exhibited in galleries around the world. His works are often inspired by the Cree concept […]

by pmnationtalk on November 24, 2016506 Views

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Indigenous Education: Context and Resources

Date: November 26th Time: 10a.m. to 3 p.m. EST Location: CSI Annex During this hands-on professional development workshop, teachers will learn more about Indigenous history in Canada through the KAIROS Blanket Exercise, gain principals of how to incorporate First Nations culture and history into lesson plans, and receive resources to support further learning and development. The […]

by pmnationtalk on November 24, 2016469 Views

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Garden River FN: Grand Opening Mental Health and Addictions Building

November 23, 2016 7 Shingwauk Street, Garden River, Ontario November 28, 2016 12-5 PM   NT5

by aanationtalk on November 24, 2016420 Views

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Prosperity Through Partnerships: Communities Coming Together – A Three Part Conference Series on Creating Wealth Through Land Claims

To celebrate and enhance the opportunities inherent in the land claim settlement process, the FSIN Lands & Resources Secretariat is hosting a three part conference to examine the reserve creation process for the purpose of working together to increase the economic prosperity and well-being of both the Saskatchewan First Nations and the Saskatchewan public: • […]

by pmnationtalk on November 17, 2016565 Views

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Rally for Indigenous Rights at the Supreme Court

Join Amnesty International at an important rally for indigenous rights outside the Supreme Court. On November 30th, Clyde River Inuit and the Chippewas of the Thames First Nation are heading to the Supreme Court of Canada to uphold the legal right of Indigenous Peoples to be consulted on energy projects that will impact their communities. […]

by pmnationtalk on November 15, 2016260 Views

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Métis Education, Culture, Language & Resources Conference

November 7th, 2016 Celebrating Métis Education, Culture, Language and Resources Conference May 4th and 5th 2017 This conference intends to host 750 delegates from across all different disciplines: Education | Healthcare | Social Welfare and Justice. With the overall goal of collaboration on topics in Métis Education, Culture, Language and Resources. A Pdf Poster for Save the […]

by pmnationtalk on November 8, 2016418 Views

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FSIN Spirit of Our Nations Powwow 2016

Spirit of our Nations cultural celebration pow wow Read More: http://www.saskindian.com/spirit-of-our-nations-powwow/ NT5

by pmnationtalk on October 31, 2016771 Views

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Beyond Missing and Murdered Women: Covering Indigenous Communities – Ryerson U

It’s 2016: Has coverage of indigenous issues shifted from niche media to the mainstream? Join Lenny Carpenter, program manager of the Indigenous Reporters Program for Journalists for Human Rights; Karyn Pugliese, executive director of News and Current Affairs for APTN; Tanya Talaga, reporter with the Toronto Star; Connie Walker, investigative reporter for CBC News; and […]

by pmnationtalk on October 31, 2016441 Views

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Caribou Legs Presentation @ CBU

Date:  November 4, 2016 Time:  9:00am – 12:00pm Location:  RBC Lecture Theatre, CBU Campus On Friday, November 4, 2016, Brad Firth, also known as Caribou Legs will being coming to CBU to do a presentation about his journey across Canada. Since May 2016, Caribou Legs has been running across Canada. His 7,400 km journey began […]

by pmnationtalk on October 31, 2016595 Views

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2016 SICC First Nations’ Language Keepers Conference

Annually, in late November, the SICC hosts its annual First Nations’ Language Keepers Conference (FNLKC). This annual gathering is the leading national conference devoted to preserving, promoting and protecting First Nations languages and cultures. It brings together academics, Knowledge Keepers, Elders, master speakers, community leaders and students from across Canada and the United States. 2016 […]

by pmnationtalk on October 27, 2016690 Views

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Fort Erie Native Friendship Centre Halloween Party

WHEN October 27, 2016 at 6pm – 8pm WHERE Halloween Party CONTACT Reception · Reception@fenfc.org · 905-871-8931 NT5

by pmnationtalk on October 24, 2016480 Views

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STC: Free Haunted House Tours

20 Oct 2016 School Tours can be booked for: Monday, Oct 24th – Tuesday, Oct 25th from 9am – 3pm General Public Evening Tours are by drop in on: Wednesday, Oct 26th and Friday, Oct 28th from 430pm -1030pm COME JOIN US FOR A SPOOKTACULAR GOOD TIME…. IF YOU DARE! Mwahahaaha!! For your school bookings […]

by ahnationtalk on October 24, 2016363 Views

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STC – Round Dance: Keeping Our Traditions Alive!

October 20, 2016 White Buffalo Youth Lodge invites you to attend on: October 21st, 2016 Feast: 4:30pm Rounddance: 6:30pm For more information contact Michael Linklater @ 306-653-7676 View Banner NT5

by pmnationtalk on October 20, 2016353 Views

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The Secret Path Premiere

Nishnawbe Aski Nation and CBC Thunder Bay invite you to the premiere of The Secret Path animated film on CBC Television. Sunday October 23, 2016 Thunder Bay Community Auditorium, 1 Paul Shaffer Drive Symposium & Refreshments 7 p.m. Ceremony & Welcoming 8 p.m. Film Screening 9 p.m. Admission is free. Donations of non-perishable food items for […]

by pmnationtalk on October 18, 2016697 Views

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Sharing Indigenous Voices: From Thoughts to Being on Nov 4-5

November 4-5, 2016 Fairmont Royal York Hotel, 100 Front Street W, Toronto, Ontario M5J 1E3 Register Indigenous education includes cultures, traditions, and histories in a reciprocal process that engages students, staff, parents, and community partners to collaborate for student success. It is important that all voices are heard and valued. Closing the gap in Indigenous […]

by pmnationtalk on October 5, 2016467 Views

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Salon 27 – Truth & Reconciliation in Toronto – October 13, 2016

Salon 27 – Truth & Reconciliation in Toronto – October 13. 2016 Toronto has the largest Indigenous urban population in Canada.  What does Truth and Reconciliation mean in our particular urban context? Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam will moderate a panel discussion with four leaders from Toronto’s Indigenous communities to hear their insights about building an inclusive […]

by pmnationtalk on October 4, 2016525 Views

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Wheat City Nuit Blanche

Two for Two October 1, 2016, 2PM – 1AM 2PM – 5PM Venues along Rosser avenue, including: Medallion Room, Building Re-Fit Store (23-12th Street) Fraser Sneath Coffee (1031 Rosser Ave) Abby Rose (912 Rosser Ave) Wildflower Cafe (908 Rosser Ave) 10,000 Villages (829 Rosser Ave) Brandon Regional Library (710 Rosser Ave) Union Shoe Store (618 Rosser […]

by pmnationtalk on September 26, 2016617 Views

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Kivalliq Trade Show

Join us for the 7th annual Kivalliq Trade Show – September 26th to September 28th, 2016. 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 21, 2016608 Views

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Water is Sacred: Voices from the Front Lines on Sept 20

Grassy Narrows has learned that Health Canada carried out tests on umbilical cord blood of scores of babies between 1978 and 1992. At least 143 people were identified as high-risk for mercury poisoning but Health Canada won’t reveal their names so that they can get the care they need. Chrissy Swain was born in 1979 but has […]

by pmnationtalk on September 12, 2016561 Views

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Imprisoning the Innocent: Bail and Wrongful Convictions in Canada

September 12, 2016 Visit the event page to RSVP! Over the past few years, the bail system has been identified as an area in need of reform within the Canadian criminal justice system. In 2014/2015, nearly 60% of those behind bars were in pre-trial detention. Within the past 30 years, the remand rate in Canada […]

by pmnationtalk on September 12, 2016570 Views

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Is incremental equality for First Nations Children compatible with reconciliation?

27 September 2016 – 7:30am to 27 September 2016 – 8:45am Parliamentary Restaurant, Centre Block (6th Floor), Parliament Building A Canadian Human Rights Tribunal landmark ruling released on January 26, 2016 found that the Canadian government is racially discriminating against 163,000 First Nations children and their families by providing flawed and inequitable child welfare services […]

by pmnationtalk on August 31, 2016725 Views

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Hope and Happiness Wellness Services Hosts Annual Indoor Ultramarathon

Hope and Happiness Wellness Services Hosts Annual Indoor Ultramarathon Run4RKids is held on January 9, 2016, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., proceeds are donated to Hope and Happiness Wellness Services – a Not-For-profit that provides programs and services to benefit those suffering from trauma, grief, addiction and other distressing situations. The focus for this year’s […]

by pmnationtalk on December 15, 20151212 Views

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Atlantic First Nations Annual Health Conference 2015

November 17, 2015 10:00am to 1:00pm Details Atlantic First Nations Annual Health Conference 2015 Sharing the Wisdom: Healthy for Life November 17th-19th, 2015 Crown Plaza, Moncton, N.B. Location: Crowne Plaza Moncton, NB NT4

by aanationtalk on November 10, 2015510 Views

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November 17, 2015 – Aboriginal Business Youth Forum

The Aboriginal Chamber of Commerce & The Aboriginal Business Service Network are co-hosting a FREE event for Aboriginal Youth who would like to learn about owning and operating a business. Keyote Speakern: Lisa Monkman Entertainment: Ivan Flett Memorial Dancers When: November 17, 2o15 @ 1o:00 am – 12:00 pm Where: The Neeginan Atrium, 181 Higgins […]

by aanationtalk on October 29, 2015557 Views

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NCCT Education Days

November 9th or 10th, 2015 10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Toronto Metro Convention Centre Since 1962 the Native Canadian Centre of Toronto has been a key meeting place for all people, of all nations, from across Canada and all over the world. As Toronto’s oldest Indigenous community organization, the NCCT provides social, recreational, cultural and […]

by aanationtalk on October 7, 2015819 Views

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Transforming Health Care in Remote Communities

We invite you to mark your calendar for this international conference. The conference will take place from April 28-30, 2016 at the Chateau Lacombe Hotel in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Health care in Canada’s North, other circumpolar regions such as Alaska, Greenland, the Nordic countries, and Arctic Russia—and indeed globally wherever there are scattered small remote […]

by ahnationtalk on September 30, 2015578 Views

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Can We Decolonize the Online Classroom by Attempting to Bridge Western and Indigenous Science?

kiskinohamākēwin Lecture Series Thursday, October 1, 2015, noon – 1 pm FNUniv Regina Campus – Executive Boardroom Saskatoon Campus – Boardroom Northern Campus – Boardroom Download flyer NT4

by aanationtalk on September 30, 2015562 Views

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AI-EES invests $1.5 Million in game-changing energy storage technology projects

Results from six projects to help harness renewable energy Alberta Innovates – Energy and Environment Solutions (AI-EES) announced $1.5 Million in funding for six new energy storage projects that aim to help the province meet its targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and accelerate the deployment of renewable energy. As a result of an international […]

by ahnationtalk on July 2, 20151050 Views

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First Nations Languages Conference

July 16 & 17, 2015  Coast Plaza Hotel  Vancouver, BC The FNESC First Nations Languages Conference, “In the Spirit of Sharing,” is an event dedicated to supporting First Nations languages to persist and flourish. Held every two years, this conference brings together Elders, teachers, linguists, administrators and many others to learn and share. The conference […]

by aanationtalk on May 7, 20151270 Views

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DAREarts Women of Courage – Shared Legacies

DAREarts celebrates stories of survival on April 16th, with Cultural Leader Award Recipients Jeanne Beker and Waneek Horn-Miller, and Leadership Award Recipients, including Webequie First Nation youth Judith Beaver. Editorial April 10, 2015 From the desks of Cathy Elliott & Marilyn Field Tragedy has a way of sticking to us, like DNA. We all have […]

by Cathy Elliott on April 24, 20151054 Views

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We Are Coming Home – Over 200 hundred sacred objects in Glenbow Museum’s collection returned to Blackfoot

On April 10th AU Press and the Glenbow Museum in Calgary will host the launch of WE ARE COMING HOME. The book, a collection of chapters written by museum officials and Blackfoot elders, talks about the difficult, important, and incredibly rewarding work of returning over 200 sacred objects from the museum’s collection to the Niitsitapi. […]

by mhall on April 5, 20151117 Views

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3rd Annual National Aboriginal Physical Activity Conference

Aboriginal Physical Activity & Cultural Circle’s 3rd Annual National Aboriginal Physical Activity Conference Hosted by the Membertou Trade and Convention Centre Membertou, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia May 28th to 30th, 2015 You are invited to join us in sharing best practices, and to join other leaders who see the value in promoting physical activity in […]

by ahnationtalk on April 1, 20151316 Views

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5th Indigenous Scholars Conference

MOBIlIZING INDIGENOUS EPISTEMOLOGIES: Re-visioning Reconciliation Hold the Date March 25, 26, 27, 2015 Edmonton, AB Lister Conference Centre, University of Alberta An international Indigenous scholars conference hosted and organized by Indigenous Peoples Education Educational Policy Studies University of Alberta The Indigenous Scholars Conference provides a unique opportunity to inspire Indigenous communities, and emerging scholars through the […]

by aanationtalk on March 16, 2015705 Views

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Convention on Perseverance and Academic Achievement for First Peoples. October 14-16, 2015

Building on the success of its first Convention on Perseverance and Academic Achievement for First Peoples, the Centre NikaNETENnite of UQAC, supported by the MELS, has decided to relive the experience! The first edition helped to draw up an overview of development practices in the Aboriginal school world in Quebec and in the periphery that […]

by aanationtalk on March 16, 20151016 Views

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Touchstones Nelson “unlimited edition” February 21 – May 10, 2015

Gallery A unlimited edition Kenojuak Ashevak (Inuit) • Carl Beam (Ojibwe) • Robert Davidson (Haida) •Charles Greul • Chuuchkamalathnii (Nuu-chah-nulth)• Mark Henderson (Kwakwaka’wakw) • Richard Hunt (Kwakwaka’wakw) • Ellen Neel (Kwakwaka’wakw) • Pudlo Pudlat (Inuit) • Daphne Odjig (Odawa-Potawatomi) • Walter J Phillips • Bill Reid (Haida) • Chief Henry Speck (Kwakwaka’wakw) • Art Thompson […]

by aanationtalk on March 9, 2015966 Views

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Bringing Self into the Academy: A Journey of Recovery & Reclaiming

This event is open to anyone who may be interested in attending including friends and community members at Ryerson University and the greater aboriginal community. Kathy Absolon is an Anishinaabe-kwe, and a member of Flying Post First Nation. Her academic and cultural work has been toward restoring, reclaiming, re-righting indigenous history, knowledge, cultural worldviews and […]

by aanationtalk on March 9, 2015930 Views

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CSSE Conference 2015

CASIE/ACEEA promotes the study and dialogue of professors, students, researchers and practioners in the field of Aboriginal/Indigenous education. CASIE is a constituent association of the Canadian Society for the Study of Education (CSSE). CSSE Conference 2015 University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON 30 May – 3 June 2015 The CSSE Annual Conference is held in conjunction […]

by aanationtalk on March 9, 2015845 Views

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2014 Annual Gala Dinner – November 20th, 2014

Articulate, straightforward and funny, Dianne Buckner is a respected journalist and television producer. She has hosted programs on both of Canada’s major networks,from national newscasts to quirky magazine shows. Dianne Buckner is best-known as the host of CBC Television’s Dragons’ Den; other viewers may remember her 10 years as the host of Venture. In addition, Buckner […]

by aanationtalk on October 8, 20141036 Views

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Bi-Giwen Indigenous Adoptee Gathering 2014

September 20/21st 2014 RICHELIEU-VANIER COMMUNITY CENTER 300 PERES-BLANCS AVE OTTAWA ONTARIO **Update August 14th**As of today we are at 50 registrants and have space left for 30 more adult Indigenous adoptees/foster care survivors.Please register as soon as possible to guarantee a spot** Recently the IAG Comittee was given the Algonquin word Bi Giwen which means […]

by aanationtalk on August 22, 20141255 Views

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Author Receiving Literature Award at All Ontario Chiefs Conference

Toronto, June 9, 2014 — Julie Flett will become the first-time recipient of the $5,000 Aboriginal Literature Award on Monday, June 9, at the Chiefs of Ontario annual Conference in Toronto. The award, sponsored by the Periodical Marketers of Canada, is presented to the creators of the First Nation Communities READ program’s annual title selection. […]

by ahnationtalk on June 9, 20141055 Views

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Media Advisory – First Nations from Across Canada to Gather in Ottawa for AFN Special Chiefs Assembly

OTTAWA, May 26, 2014  – First Nation leaders, Elders, youth and delegates from across Canada will gather in Ottawa on Tuesday May 27, 2014 for the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Special Chiefs Assembly. This Special Chiefs Assembly called by the AFN National Executive will focus on the timing and location for the election of National […]

by ahnationtalk on May 26, 20141455 Views

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CMHR needs 250 volunteers to create inspiring encounters with human rights

Winnipeg – April 14, 2014 – The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) is building a team of 250 diverse and committed volunteers as it ramps up for opening day on September 20, 2014. A series of information sessions for interested candidates begins today at the Museum. Several sessions will be offered in French. A […]

by ahnationtalk on April 14, 20141149 Views

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Human Rights Conference May 9-10, 2014 – Human Rights in Times of Austerity

The 2014 OSSTF/FEESO Human Rights conference will take place at the International Plaza Hotel Toronto Airport on Friday, May 9 and Saturday, May 10. The conference will be an opportunity to discuss and learn more about our current challenges in protecting and expanding human rights in Canada in Times of Austerity. It will be a […]

by aanationtalk on March 19, 20141080 Views

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2014 Québec Aboriginal Science Fair

The Québec Aboriginal Science and Engineering Association and École Ts8taÏe of Wendake are proud to present The 2014 Québec Aboriginal Science Fair” Discovering the elements of our Mother-Earth “ On March 25 – 26 2014 For further information, please contact: Cynthia Gros-Louis: 418 845-5909 p. 235 cynthia.groslouis@cnhw.qc.ca   NT3

by aanationtalk on October 28, 2013710 Views

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Register now for OCAMP!

September 30, 2013 — Are you a First Nation person who manages and safe-guards data on behalf of your community, for example: a membership clerk, community health-care worker, council member or researcher in the community? If so, then the First Nations Information Governance Centre’s (FNIGC) first-ever OCAMP Workshop is just for you! Join us in […]

by kanationtalk on September 30, 20131818 Views

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Beyond Section 35: Building Relationships Symposium

      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Beyond Section 35: Building Relationships SymposiumOctober 22nd-23rd, 2013Coast Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre, Calgary  CALGARY – Following hot on the heels of the success of the Beyond Section 35 conferences in Ottawa and Vancouver, we are pleased to announce the latest in the series, Building Relationships, coming this fall […]

by kanationtalk on September 17, 20132486 Views

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British Columbia National Event

  BRITISH COLUMBIANATIONAL EVENTSEPTEMBER 18-21 , 2013 CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS! To produce a world-class event for everyone attending, the TRC needs your help filling a number of volunteer positions for the BC National Event, September 18-21 at the Pacific National Exhibition in Vancouver. WE NEED HELP WITH: Event registration Elder services Event ambassadors Tent ambassadors Event ground aides […]

by kanationtalk on September 12, 2013936 Views

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