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NB Government: Teachers to participate in cultural immersion camp

13 July 2018 FREDERICTON (GNB) – The provincial government is working with the Mi’kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre at the University of New Brunswick to host a Wolastoqey cultural immersion camp for teachers. “Your government supports the promotion of First Nations perspectives, language, history and culture in our provincial curriculum,” said Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Brian […]

by ahnationtalk on July 13, 201811 Views

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Support for Indigenous Languages in Nova Scotia

Press Release MEMBERTOU, July 11, 2018 Today Mark Eyking, Member of Parliament (Sydney-Victoria), announced that the Government of Canada has provided $100,000 in funding to Mi’kmaw-Kina’matnewey through the Aboriginal Languages Initiative (ALI) of the Department of Canadian Heritage. With this funding, Mi’kmaw-Kina’matnewey will prepare and deliver 400 hours of a Mi’kmaq master-apprentice program for 15 […]

by pmnationtalk on July 11, 201814 Views

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Regalia, Native Pride on Display at Skmaqn—Port-la-Joye—Fort Amherst National Historic Site

Temporary exhibit can be viewed at the site’s Visitor Reception Centre in July and August July 6, 2018                                   Rocky Point, PEI                             Parks Canada Agency Canada’s national historic sites reflect the rich and varied heritage of our nation and provide an opportunity for Canadians to learn more about our diverse history. Parks Canada is pleased to announce that […]

by pmnationtalk on July 6, 201812 Views

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Celebrate National Historic Places Day at Skmaqn–Port-la-Joye–Fort Amherst National Historic Site

Take part in the national celebration during the second annual Canada Historic Places Day on July 7! July 5, 2018                    Rocky Point, Prince Edward Island                Parks Canada Agency The Government of Canada is committed to connecting Canadians to the significant people, places, and events that have shaped the Canada of today. On July 7, Canadians are invited […]

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Nova Scotians to Benefit from Projects Under the New Culture Innovation Fund

July 04, 2018 Investing in arts and culture helps build diverse, vibrant and healthy communities across Nova Scotia. Today, June 4, government announced investment in 31 projects approved in 2017-18 under the $1.5 million Culture Innovation Fund. “Each of these projects demonstrates the power of harnessing the arts, creativity and our culture to address complex […]

by pmnationtalk on July 4, 201815 Views

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Eskasoni First Nation powwow celebrates culture older than Canada – CTV

July 1, 2018 ESKASONI, N.S. – Amidst all of the dancing and drumming, it become very clear that Canada Day means something different to the people who were first to call this country home. While it may have been a coincidence that Eskasoni’s powwow falls on Canada Day, some took it as an opportunity to […]

by ahnationtalk on July 3, 201812 Views

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Waycobah First Nation residential school survivors make regalia for youth as part of healing process – CBC

Over more than a decade, a peer support group has helped elders break the silence Jul 02, 2018 In Waycobah, N.S., 15 years after forming a ground-breaking group, residential school survivors have moved from healing themselves to helping others. Waycobah is a Mi’kmaq community of about 800 people, stretching along the western shore of the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 3, 201814 Views

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Port au Choix, L’Anse aux Meadows, and Red Bay National Historic Sites are pleased to offer Free Admission Day on July 7

Youth, families, and visitors are invited to enjoy their local Parks Canada’s places July 3, 2018    Port au Choix, NL       Parks Canada Agency The Government is celebrating families and the importance of our protected areas with free admission to Parks Canada’s places for youth 17 and under, starting in 2018 and beyond. This year, Parks Canada is […]

by pmnationtalk on July 3, 201812 Views

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NS Government: Contract Awarded to Develop Facility Plan for Proposed Cultural Hub

June 26, 2018 Architecture49, of Halifax, has been awarded the contract to prepare a facility plan for a cultural hub on the Halifax waterfront. The cultural hub would include a new Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design (NSCAD) University campus and new public outdoor space. Government awarded the contract […]

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NCC: Salmon designations for 2018 will start to roll out on June 25!

22 June 2018 Distribution for NCC’s communal salmon fishery designations for southern Labrador will start on June 25. Click on the link below to download a PDF of the distribution schedule. 2018 Salmon Designation Distribution Schedule Please note the salmon season is July 7 to August 15. NT5

by ahnationtalk on June 25, 201814 Views

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