Upcoming Events

Take Home Naloxone Kit (THNK) Training and Distribution

The MNA is travelling across the province to bring you free Take Home Naloxone Kit (THNK) distribution and training.

Naloxone is a lifesaving medicine that can reverse opioid overdose. Be prepared and take the training.

Drop-in times are available for anyone with questions or who has received THNK training and requires a new kit.

For session details click on your region below.

Upcoming
July 25-26: Region 4 (Central West)
Hinton & Edson

July 30-August 3: Region 2 (Central East)
Lloydminster, Cold Lake, Bonnyville, St. Paul & Vegreville

To register or for more information, contact health@metis.org or phone 780-455-2200 ext. 435.

Past
June 5-15: Region 6 (North West)
June 20-23: Region 5 (Central North)
July 5-10: Region 1 (North East)

90th Annual General Assembly – Lac La Biche

The Métis Nation of Alberta 90th Annual General Assembly will take place in Lac La Biche.

Details
Date: Thursday, August 9, 2018 to Sunday, August 12, 2018
Time: Aug. 9 at 5:30 pm to Aug. 12 at 4:00 pm
Location: Bold Center, #100 8702-91 Ave., Lac La Biche, AB.

For more details on the trade show and accommodations, follow the link.

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 view or print the PDF poster.

90th Annual General Assembly – Youth Conference

Explore career options with hands-on lessons from professionals and learn about education and career funding at the 2018 Youth Career Exploration Conference, as part of the Métis Nation of Alberta’s 90th Annual General Assembly. Métis citizens, ages 15-30, are invited to the free Conference on Fri., August 10, 2018 in the Bold Center’s Devon Room.

Details
Date: 
Friday, August 10, 2018
Time: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Location: Devon Room,  Bold Center, Lac La Biche, AB.

Fun team-building activities, such as laser tag and “Movie at the Lake”, throughout the AGA weekend. See the agenda for further details.

To register, please provide your full name, contact information, and SIN. For support applying for your SIN or to register, contact the Youth Programs and Services team at youth@metis.org or 780-455-2200 ext. 249.

Non-restricted Firearms Safety Course

Be safe and learn about non-restricted firearms safety!

MNA Region 3 and Region 2 are offering the Non-Restricted Certified Canadian Firearms Safety Course. This course is required to apply for a Possession & Acquisition Licence (PAL) to own firearms and ammunition for harvesting purposes. Participation is free for Métis citizens, but is limited to citizens ages 12 and up.

To apply, provide your Citizen ID, name, birth date, address and contact info. Please bring one piece of government-issued photo ID.

Region 3
Date: 
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Time: 
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: 
MNA Region 3 Office, 1415 28th Street NE, Calgary, AB
To register: 1-800-267-5844

Region 2
Date: 
Saturday, September 8, 2018
Time: 
9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Location: 
A.C.F.A. Hall, 4904 50 Street, Bonnyville, AB
To register: 780-455-2200 ext. 249 or email youth@metis.org

 

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