Upcoming Events

 



Registry Sessions 

Become a citizen of the Métis Nation of Alberta and get access to cultural enrichment programs, scholarships, skills training, housing, and more.

Bring your completed citizen application form, or get assistance filling out the form from our Registry team at one of our upcoming registry events.

For more information about required documents, see our guidelines.

2019 sessions coming soon.

 

Youth & Seniors Gathering

REGISTRATION IS NOW FULL – Thank you for your overwhelming and supportive response
The 3rd annual Youth & Seniors Gathering is going to be better than ever.

Mark it on your calendar: January 18-20, 2019.

 

Community Health Night: Family Law Child Custody and Parenting

On January 23, 2019 from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm, Family Law Attorney Ning Ramos with the Edmonton Community Legal Centre will be presenting on child custody and parenting at the Métis Nation of Alberta Head Office, 11738 Kingsway Ave, Edmonton AB

This presentation is an opportunity for families and service providers to:

  • Be more informed about the law
  • Be familiar with common family law terms
  • Know the basics of the court process
  • Learn about community resources.

Come join us for valuable insight into Child Custody and Parenting.

To register, visit mnafamilylaw.eventbrite.com or contact Amber Yarmuch at 780-455-2200 Ext. 408 or ayarmuch@metis.org by Tuesday, January 22, 2019.

Unable to join us? Watch live on facebook.com/ABMetis

 

Métis Land: Rights & Scrip Conference

Please save the date for this important event on Métis Rights and Scrip.
February 8 – 9, 2019
9:oo am – 4:00 pm each day.

Lister Conference Centre, University of Alberta
For more information click here.
Registration for this event is full; however, we will be live streaming the event on Facebook.

 

Jigging Classes

Have you ever wanted to learn the Métis art of jigging?

Join us for weekly lessons to learn traditional Métis jigging. All skill levels welcome but participants must be 8 years or older. Bring your moccasins if you have them, but socks work fine too.

Participants must commit to attend every Friday for a duration of six weeks.

Date: Friday’s from February 1, 2019 to March 8, 2019 (six classes)

Time: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Location: Native Healing Centre #101 – 11813 123 Street Edmonton.

Registration for this event is now full. To be added to the wait list, please call to Christine Dyck at 780-455-2200 ext. 249 or youth@metis.org.
You MUST provide your Métis citizen ID upon registration.

Class dates:

Feb. 1, 2019 – 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Feb. 8, 2019 – 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Feb. 15, 2019 – 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Feb. 22, 2019 – 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Mar. 1, 2019 – 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Mar. 8, 2019 – 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Naloxone Training

Climate Monitoring Engagement Sessions

 

Come for dinner at our engagement sessions in Fort McMurray, Conklin, and Lac La Biche on February 11, 12, and 13 2019.

Let’s talk about climate change effects on our Métis way of life and how the Métis Nation of Alberta can develop a community-based climate monitoring plan.

$100 prize drawn at every session!

Everyone welcome! 

February 11, 2019: Nistawoyou Friendship Centre, Fort McMurray, AB.
February 12, 2019: Location TBA, Conklin, AB.
February 13, 2019: McArthur Place, Banquet room, Lac La Biche, AB.

2019 Business Mixer

With a focus on small business, this year’s mixer is not to be missed. 
Networking opportunities, tradeshow, and banquet make this year’s event one worth attending.
March 7, 2019. More to come. 

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