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.
Have questions about the new Harvesting Policy?
Come to our Registry sessions to ask questions and to learn more with one of our Métis Rights & Accommodation staff members.
Spring Nighi Lodge Fundraiser
Although it might not yet feel like spring, we are selling beautiful, locally grown plants to help raise money for our seniors. Plants are a great way to encourage family and friends to do something healthy while supporting a great cause – the Nighi Seniors Lodge.
Help support our seniors by placing an order before Friday, May 17th.
Pick up will be Friday, May 31, 2019 at the MNA Provincial Head Office (11738 Kingsway Ave. NW) between 9:00 am – 4:00 pm.
Click HERE to pick your plants and place your order!
Members of our Health Team will be holding consultations in each region throughout the province. Click here for details. Registration is required.
Find them in Slave Lake on June 1st.
Find them in Peace River on June 15
Region 1: Maternal & Perinatal Engagement Session
Join other Métis women in sharing your pregnancy and childbirth experiences to help inform future programs and services.
Next gathering will be held in Region 2 at the Bonnyville French Cultural Centre on June 8, 2019.
Non-Restricted Firearms Safety Course
REGISTRATION IS FULL | Provincial courses – Edmonton – May 25th and 26th.
Please note: This course is for MNA youth ages 12 – 29 years of age.
Region 3: Jigging Classes
Calgary, come learn to jig! Register with your MNA ID number by calling Kristen Acuna at 403-569-8800. Priority given to youth aged 12 to 29.
5th Annual Pancake Breakfast
Spring Harvest Day
Métis youth aged 12-17, come join us for a free one-day harvesting event with traditional knowledge keepers Leona and Violet LaPratt and Métis trapper Ronnie “Guitar” Quintal. Click here for full details and registration info.
Region 2: Finger Weaving
Bonnyville – June 2
Join us for a Finger Weaving course in Bonnyville. Registration is required, and priority will be for MNA citizens aged 12 to 29. Click here for full details.
Region 3: Beading
Lethbridge – June 3 & 10
Join us for a Beading course in Lethbridge. Registration is required, and priority will be for MNA citizens aged 12 to 29. Click here for full details.
22nd Annual Audrey Poitras Golf Tournament
Region 2: Jigging Classes
Bonnyville – June 7 – 28
Come learn the basic jig step in Bonnyville! Registration is required and priority will be given to MNA citizens between the ages of 12 and 29. Click here for location and registration details.
Region 2: Coat-Repurposing and Beading
Bonnyville – June 22
Join us for our first ever Coat-Repurposing and Beading course with Métis artisan Krista Leddy. Registration is required and priority will be given to MNA citizens between the ages of 12 and 29. Click here for location and registration details.
Métis Capital Housing Corporation Community Engagement
From mid-July through August, Métis Capital Housing Corporation will be hosting Community Engagement Events across the province.
Click here to see a list of event dates, locations, and times.
Annual General Assembly 2019
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